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Planning Institute of Jamaica
Category: General
The Planning Institute of Jamaica is seeking to identify a suitably qualified person to fill the position of Risk Manager.

Job Summary

The Risk Manager will be the chief facilitator in ensuring that Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) is embedded across the Institute in accordance with PIOJʼs Risk Policy and Framework.

Main Responsibilities

Monitor and evaluate PIOJʼs risk appetite and risk tolerance in keeping with the organisationʼs strategic focus
Review and update where necessary the ERM policy framework based on ongoing changes to the ERM process.
Ensure that risk responses for significant strategic and other risks are updated by the risk owners to a level that falls within PIOJʼs risk appetite
Compile periodic management reports
Ensure that the tools, templates or their equivalent are streamlined to support the ERM process.


We thank you for your expressions of interest, however, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
Qualification/ Experience and Competencies

Bachelorʼs Degree, preferably in Risk Management, Business or a related field and relevant professional designation in risk, accounting or internal audit
At least 5 yearsʼ experience in risk management or a related field
Financial services experience is desirable
Proven facilitation and training experience
Experience at Board or senior management level reporting and presentations
Membership of a recognised relevant professional body
Strong leadership and team management skills
Excellent problem solving skills
Organized approach to work and excellent time management skills
Solid knowledge of leading risk management standards and frameworks e.g. COSO ERM Integrated Framework and ISO 31000
Deadline: September 28, 2018

Contact Information
Name: Director, Human Resource Management and Administration
Address: Planning Institute of Jamaica
16 Oxford Road, Kingston 5
Telephone: N/A
Fax: 906-4615

Ad Post Date: 2018-09-17



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