We are currently seeking a dynamic and experienced Risk Management Consultant for an exciting fixed-term project. You will play a critical role in assessing, mitigating, and managing risks associated with our client’s operations. This fixed-term project requires a seasoned professional with expertise in risk analysis, compliance, and strategic planning.

You will meet the following minimum requirements

  • Completed Degree in Accounting / Finance / Risk Management / Criminal Sciences / Law
  • Enterprise Risk Management competency
  • Proven experience in risk management (5+ years), ideally in a consulting or advisory capacity.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to assess and interpret complex data.
  • Knowledge of relevant industry regulations and compliance standards.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team.
  • Proficiency in risk management software and tools is a plus.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Conducting comprehensive risk assessments and identifying potential risks.
  • Developing and implementing risk mitigation strategies and action plans.
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to ensure risk-related policies and procedures are followed.
  • Analyzing data and trends to provide actionable insights for informed decision-making.
  • Providing guidance on compliance with industry regulations and standards.
  • Preparing and delivering reports to senior management and stakeholders.
  • Aligning risk appetite with key risk indicators
  • Assisting with the preparation of risk reports for submission to the Risk Management Committee and Audit and Risk Board Subcommittees
  • Assisting with the development and implementation of Business Continuity Plan (BCP), Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP) and Crisis Management

Pertinent details:

  • Location: Gauteng
  • Duration: 3+ months

If you are a dedicated risk management professional looking for an exciting project opportunity, we invite you to submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience to info@sapientis.co.za  Please include “Risk Management Consultant” in the subject line of your email.