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Roles & ResponsibilitiesWe have a vacancy in our Internal Firm Services practice unit for a skilled manager with notable experience in Risk and Quallity.
The overall role of the Country R&Q Manager is to·To develop and manage the country R&Q area by ensuring effective governance and providing support to the Country Senior Partner (CSP) in the following areas: Firm-wide risk management, compliance with the Network Risk Management Standards and to develop and manage the firm’s business continuity program.
RequirementsJob knowledge, skills and experience
The jobholder must have:
·At a minimum, a degree in a business related discipline
·At least five (5) years relevant work experience
·Strong business insight and good customer relationship skills
·Ability to develop and maintain strong relationships with internal customers
·Strong project management skills
·Demonstrable strategic thinking skills and experience operating at a strategic level
·Good communication, influencing and negotiation skills
·Decision-making skills and reporting on complex issues
·Ability to exploit IT systems and to develop effective information networks and management information
·Demonstrate the ability to lead by example, manage, motivate and develop staff
·Membership of the Institute of Risk management or the Business Continuity would be an added advantage
The position does entail travel within and outside Zambia
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