Director, Financial Risk Management (FRM) at KPMG Nigeria

KPMG is a global network of professional firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory Services. Our vision is to build and sustain our reputation as the best firm to work with by ensuring our people, clients and communities achieve their full potential.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Director, Financial Risk Management (FRM)Ref #: DDK148Location: Lagos, NigeriaOverviewIn line with KPMG’s desire to ensure that key roles are filled by best in-class talent with the requisite skills and experience, we seek to hire a Director, FRM.The ideal candidate will offer advisory services in financial risk management with expertise in market risk, liquidity risk, credit risk, operational risk, regulatory risk, enterprise risk and economic forecasting. S/He is an individual with a deep understanding of the financial service industry and must demonstrate the ability to handle current and emerging industry challenges.Detailed Job DescriptionThe Director, FRM will work closely with the Partner & Group Head, Risk Consulting to lead significant, wide variety of advisory projects and support business development initiatives.  S/He will manage market risk, liquidity risk, credit risk, operational risk, regulatory risk, enterprise risk and monitor risk exposures for client organisations. The individual will also implement financial risk management strategies for clients.Lead financial risk management advisory projects involving complex quantitative modeling of market, credit, liqidity, operational and regulatory risksDevelop and assist with implementation of market, operational, credit and liquidity risk policies and proceduresDevelop market, credit, operational and liquidity risk measurement methodologies relating to different products and exposuresDevelop and assist with implementation of market, operational, credit and liquidity risks systems and infrastructureLead valuation of Financial Instruments e.g. Forwards, swaps, options etc.Support the development of risk strategy and appetite for endorsement by client’s Board & Executive ManagementWork with Executive Management to set credit, operational, market and liquidity risk limits consistent with the client organisation’s risk appetiteAdvise client management on a strategic and tactical level to ensure credit, operational, market and liquidity risks are managed within the organisation’s risk appetiteEvaluate new products and business strategies to ensure all aspects of financial risk are properly identified, measured and adequately supported by the client’s risk infrastructureReview trends in the economy to identify emerging risks.  Report and advise client’s Board and Management on their implications to the organization and risk management strategiesForecast macroeconomic trends using econometric toolsKeep abreast with regulatory requirements and leading practices relating to market and liquidity risk e.g. Basel, Central Bank of NigeriaEnsure effective monitoring of several advisory projects with tight deadlinesCoordinate financial model development and validation to meet objectives and clients' expectationsReview the project team's analyses and deliverables for quality assuranceDevelop/ review detailed reports to present delivery approach, observations and recommendationsPrepare proposals to respond to clients' business needs and RFPsMake presentations and or participate in conferences to support business development initiatives and meet prospective clientsCoordinate the recruitment, training, on-the-job development, performance and retention of financial risk management professionals 

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