Divisional Head Risk

Job Description

About us, purpose, experience and qualificationsabout usHelpful Effective Ethical Innovative Accountable and you have one simple goal: to improve the lives of customers through simple, effective solutions that meet their needs, contact us today and join a winning team. All appointments will be made in line with the Bank’s Employment Equity plan The Bank actively supports the recruitment and advancement of individuals with disabilities. We recommend that candidates be encouraged to declare their disability and consult the Bank should they require reasonable accommodation.purpose

Responsibilities + Skills

Proactively manage the risk profile in line with area risk specialisationProactively define and guide risk appetiteIntegrate business risk information, and compare, analyse and produce reports to identify trends, discrepancies and inconsistencies for decision making purposesImprove Risk identification and controls


Draw up a budget aligned to tactical delivery plans, monitor effectiveness and report on variancesPlan and manage performance, talent, succession and culture across function in order to improve performanceDemonstrate leadership behaviour through personal involvement, commitment and dedication in support of organisational values


experience and qualificationsMinimum Qualification - Relevant Post Graduate DegreeExperience - Min 10 years experience in relevant risk management function (Operational Risk, Legal, Regulatory Risk, AML, Fraud Risk) in a financial institution

Job Summary

  • Published on: Wednesday, 12th February 2020
  • Designation: Divisional Head Risk
  • industry: Finance
  • Vacancy: 1
  • Employment Status: Full-time
  • Job Location: Johannesburg
  • Salary: on a call
  • Gender:
  • Application Deadline: Wednesday, 12th February 2020

About the Company

  • Company Name: FirstRand.
  • Address: PO Box 650149 Benmore, 2010
  • Website: www.firstrand.co.za
  • Company Profile:
  • FirstRand knows firsthand about banking. The company's FirstRand Bank Holdings operates FirstRand Bank and First National Bank in southern Africa, as well as asset financing firm WesBank and investment bank Rand Merchant Bank. FirstRand Limited owns and operates more than 750 branches and approximately 6,000 ATMs in South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, and Zambia. It also has a presence on every continent except Antarctica, with an international focus on Asia, Australia, the Middle East, and the UK. The company's activities encompass retail and private banking, corporate and investment banking, insurance, and asset management. 

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