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RISK MANAGER – (CONTRACT)

THE URBAN DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION REQUIRES AN RISK MANAGER – (CONTRACT)

The Incumbent leads and manages the Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) Program within the Urban Development Corporation (UDC). This includes compliance with the ERM policy, risk assessment, reporting to Executive Management and the Board of Directors, monitoring emerging risks and partnering with business units to facilitate risk mitigation plans throughout the Corporation. The position is also responsible for creating and nurturing a participatory Risk Management culture across the entire UDC Group.

The ideal candidate should have:

Specific Knowledge, Qualification and Experience

· A Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Risk Management or equivalent

· Risk Management related certification.

· At least five (5) years’ experience in the field of Auditing, Finance or Risk Management, with experience at management level.

· Expert knowledge of practices and processes relating to risk management guidelines and frameworks

· Sound knowledge of operational and commercial environments (Finance, Insurance, Property Development, Property Management, Hospitality, Attractions,) would be an asset

Required Skills and Specialized Techniques

· Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written formats

· Strong analytical and data management skills with proficiency in Excel, and MS-Office;

· Significant problem-solving skills and experience, and capable of resolve complex situations and issues;

· Self-starter and strategic-thinker with the ability to multitask, work independently while continuing to act as a member of a team.

· Sound knowledge of industry risk and compliance standards, audit techniques and statutory regulations governing the operations

· Sound Analytical, Report writing and Presentation skills

· Excellent project management skills – ability to convert concepts to concrete actions

· Excellent inter-personal human relations skills

· Well-developed management skills

· Strong presentation, verbal and written communication skills;

Applications with Curriculum Vitae should be sent no later than September 7, 2022 to:

The Director
Human Resource Management
Urban Development Corporation
12 Ocean Boulevard
Kingston

e-mail to: careers@udcja.com

We thank all applicants for their interest but wish to advise that only short-listed candidates will be contacted