Responsible for the implementation and maintenance of the enterprise risk management framework within the Switching and Schemes business Divisions. Facilitate risk awareness and assessment sessions, and support in maintaining risk registers, development of applicable risk policies, and other risk related issues in line with business, industry and regulatory expectations.


  • Supports in driving the entrenchment of Risk Culture and Enterprise risk management, strategy, and objective-setting enterprise-wide
  • Supports in strengthening the Enterprise Risk Management Framework organization-wide and particularly for the Switching and Schemes Groups
  • Develops and ensures the implementation of Risk Management Policies and Processes
  • Risk assessment: Conduct enterprise, ad-hoc, product and third-party risk assessments on Business Lines, new & existing Products and Services; Vendors and Third-party service providers in line with certification, leading practice, and regulatory standards expectations
  • Maintains working and up-to-date Risk Register, RCSA organization-wide and particularly for the Switching and Schemes Groups
  • Ensures new and existing products comply with set baselines before go-live
  • Switching and Schemes risk & compliance oversight on new and existing relationships
  • Develops risk awareness presentation and conducts same across Business Lines to promote and raise risk management culture and awareness in the organization
  • Provides risk expert advisory services on new initiatives and existing business relationships
  • Develops and operates Risk Key Performance Indicators and Risk Analytics
  • Supports oversight relating to Data Protection regulations and processes
  • Supports risk management activities in regional countries and subsidiaries
  • Develops Key Risk Indicators (KRI) for proactive risk monitoring organization-wide and particularly for the Switching and Schemes Groups
  • Prepares Risk Management reports for Department, Group, Senior Management and Risk Committee and the Board


  • First Degree in Numerate or Business Discipline
  • Minimum of 7 years relevant experience in Risk Management and Internal/Business Control roles
  • Professional certifications like CRISC, CRMA, ISO 31000
  • Knowledge of Payment Industry & System is an added advantage


Risk Management Group


Lagos Office   |   Permanent


October 22, 2021

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