Global Internal Audit and Risk Manager Job in Kenya

About The Role

You
will oversee our comprehensive risk management program, identifying risks that
could impede the reputation, safety, security, or financial success of the
organization and recommending and implementing control improvements to mitigate
the risk. You will also lead our internal audit team and work with the team to
plan and execute audits across the organization. You will report to the CFO and
work closely with senior leaders in the organization to embed best practices in
risk management across the organization.

Duties & Responsibilities

Analyze
complex data and information to identify potential risks and their implications
and communicate risk-related information to various stakeholders, including
senior management and board members.

Lead
the risk management process by ensuring that risk registers are up to date,
monitored, and reviewed frequently.

Develop
and execute a risk-based audit strategy by ensuring that One Acre Fund has a
solid system of internal controls and supporting the embedding of controls
across the organization.

Lead
the global Risk Working Group by working with the risk owners on their risk
management strategies and risk mitigation action plans, assessing the impact of
business changes in risk exposure and internal controls and compliance
requirements.

Manage
and develop a multilayered team of audit professionals (15+ staff, 2 direct
reports).

Career Growth and
Development

We
have a strong culture of constant learning and we invest in developing our
people. You’ll have weekly check-ins with your manager, access to mentorship
and training programs, and regular feedback on your performance. We hold career
reviews every six months and set aside time to discuss your aspirations and
career goals. You’ll have the opportunity to shape a growing organization and
build a rewarding long-term career.

Qualifications

7+
years of progressive risk management experience with previous experience gained
in an internal or external audit.

3+
years of experience managing medium to large cross-country and multilayered
teams (10+ people).

In-depth
knowledge of market risk, credit risk, liquidity risk, operational risk, and
other risks and understanding of risk management principles, methodologies, and
best practices (including reporting).

Sound
knowledge of audit principles and an understanding of audit philosophy,
methods, and techniques.

Experience
managing relationships with key leaders at various levels within the
organization to influence attitudes and support them to embed best practices on
governance, risk management, compliance, and internal controls across the
organization.

How To Apply

Click Here To Apply

Apply before or on January
31, 2024

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