Fresher Risk Officer Job Opportunities - Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)


Job Title:   Risk Officer
Organization: Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Risk Manager

About Us:
Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride) is the leading Microfinance Deposit Taking Institution in Uganda with 34 networked branches and eight contact offices countrywide, an equal opportunity employer, regulated by Bank of Uganda under the MDI Act, 2003.     

Job Summary: The Risk Officer will be expected to implement Pride’s Enterprises Risk Management (ERM) framework in line with Bank of Uganda Risk guidelines (2010) and sound Risk management practices.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Identify and analyze risks related to the business.
  • Establish, maintain and update the Systems Risk Incidence Register and prepare analysis reports such as risk assessment report and key risk indicator tool.
  • Support the implementation of performance analytic tools in agreement with the Bank of Uganda guidelines, Basel II and CAMEL ratings.
  • Support implementation of accepted risk management standards.
  • Risk management sensitization and awareness for all staff.
  • Champion the fraud risk policy.
  • Project Risk Management
  • Undertake independent risk assessments in branches and departments for assurance of Board and EXCOM on the adequacy of the Risk and control self-assessments.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  
  • The ideal candidate for the Pride Risk Officer job placement should preferably hold a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Quantitative Economics, Commerce, Business Administration, ICT and Computer Science or any other related field.
  • Two years of related working experience in a related field.
  • Professional qualification in ACCA , CPA is an added advantage.
  • Should posses 2 principal passes at A’ level.
  • Should posses a credit and or a pass in Mathematics and English at O’ level.
  • Should be a self driven, dynamic, self-motivated, team player, results oriented, analytical and with excellent interpersonal skills. 

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their applications to the: Head Human Capital Management, Pride Micro-finance Limited, Victoria Office Park, Block B,  Plot 6 -9, Ben Kiwanuka Okot Close, P.O. Box 7566, Kampala, Uganda.

The complete applications should include a detailed CV, copies of academic and professional certificates/ transcripts, postal address, current salary, salary expectation, letters of recommendation from 3 referees and a daytime telephone contacts.

NB: All applicants are advised to deal directly with Pride, and canvassing is strictly not allowed. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Deadline: 17th April 2018

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