Operational and Market Risk Officer

Reputable Bank - Location: Lusaka, Lusaka Province, Zambia, Lusaka

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Contract

Contract type
Permanent
Application deadline
17/03/2019

Description

Position
Operational and Market Risk Officer
Vacancies
1
Description

A reputable Commercial Bank in Zambia is seeking to recruit self-motivated, enthusiastic and innovative persons to fill the following position(s):

OPERATIONAL AND MARKET RISK OFFICER

Reporting to Chief Risk Officer, s/he will perform the responsibility of:

  • Implementing the framework, procedures and practices to ensure that operational, market/ liquidity risks are appropriately identified, measured, monitored and controlled.
  • Drive the implementation of market risk action plan approved by the Board.
  • Responsible for Bank’s compliance with country specific regulatory requirements for Operational, Market and Liquidity risk management.
  • Identifying country specific business risks in light of strategy and country/business specific operational changes.
  • Oversee and ensure the integrity of operational risk assessment process across the business.
  • Ensure Treasury compliance with the bank’s Market & Liquidity risk management policies, processes, procedures and defined limits.
  • Establish processes that mitigates and avert potential Market & Liquidity risk exposures which are likely to exceed the bank’s defined risk appetite on a proactive basis
  • Liaise with other departments including internal audit, IT etc for improvement of the Operational, Market & Liquidity risk management function.
  • Perform other functions as assigned by the Chief Risk Officer

Qualification and Skills:

  • First degree in any relevant discipline.
  • Preferably 3-5 years’ experience in a similar position.
  • Sound and detailed knowledge of trading dynamics, treasury products and Treasury operations.
  • Knowledge of operational risk best practices.
  • Sound knowledge of asset and liability management
  • Detailed knowledge of regulatory policies and objectives

Generic Skills

  • Strategic Focus/ Orientation
  • Initiative/ Proactive
  • Analytical skills / Problem solving
  • Resilience, Tenacity and Integrity
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Communication (oral & written)

Requirements

Min education
Primary school
Required experience
4 Years
Nationality
Not defined
Languages
Not defined
Skills
Not defined
Prerequisites

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Company

Employer name

Reputable Bank

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