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SENIOR RISK SPECIALIST - drive ENTERPRISE WIDE RISK initiatives for NEW Investment Business

Job Title: SENIOR RISK SPECIALIST - drive ENTERPRISE WIDE RISK initiatives for NEW Investment Business
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Johannesburg
Salary: R950K /annum (Neg)
Reference: Senior Risk Specialist - purely focused on RISK with sporadic cross-over to Compliance&Governance
Contact Name: Cara Schickerling
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 21, 2017 15:14

Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a SENIOR RISK SPECIALIST to design & drive through enterprise wide risk initiatives for a NEW Investment Business that is currently being established by a Multi-National Financial Services Group.

This  role is purely RISK focused (there will always be some cross over to Compliance & Governance) and you will need to take complete ownership of the role, driving forward all risk initiatives you have designed  and essentially deciding  how this business will be managing and mitigating risk moving forward.

Based in Johannesburg, this Senior Risk Specialist role is paying R950K (NEG)

Operating Internationally, this Financial Services Organisation offers a multitude of investment, wealth management and portfolio solutions to individual, corporate and commercial clients. This Financial Services Giant is now in the process of launching a LISP business, offering a highly lucrative alternative solutions to its investors. It is an absolute rarity in the current job market to join a business like this in its infant stages and be part of its development & establishment

• Relevant Degree/ Diploma -  Risk, Accounting, Auditing, Compliance, Economics , Law etc
• 7+ years Enterprise Risk Management  experience
• Good Governance and Legal knowledge
• Solid knowledge & experience in the  Investments, Wealth Management & Asset Management  space.
• IRM Membership would be a big plus.

If you qualify for this role, please email your CV directly to:

Cara Schickerling
(021) 801 8001

If you have not had a response to your application within 14 days please consider your application to be unsuccessful.