KPMG Jobs in Kenya : Manager – Financial Risk management


KPMG Advisory’s Financial Risk Management professionals help organizations enhance performance, enable better decision making and satisfy compliance demands by shaping their risk strategy, optimizing risk adjusted performance and implementing pragmatic solutions. They provide deep Industry knowledge, insightful opinions and technology enabled delivery to help improve processes, governance and strategy to address financial and operational risks and drive business performance

To complement our existing team, we seek an exceptional professional to take up Manager – Financial Risk Management position in Kenya.
Key Roles and Responsibilities:

Manage Engagements
• Plan and manage FRM consulting engagements for all our East Africa banking clients
• Manage the engagement team to the production of quality deliverables on time and on budget
• Ensure buy-in of proposed solutions from top management levels of our clients
• Ensure the quality of deliverables exceed client expectations
• Contribute to successful client oral presentations
• Manage engagement risk and project budget

Business Development

• Develop and maintain relationships with decision makers at key client
• Contribute to proposal development efforts
• Meet budget targets for the business unit

Team Development
• Support the development of strong delivery teams, from recruitment to on the job development and retention
• Be valued by colleagues and direct reports as a team player and as a coach
Qualifications and Experience
• Minimum of 6 years banking experience or in a consulting services firm focusing on banking
• Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Engineering or Economics
• Demonstrated track record of quality work, project management and productive team interactions
• Strong understanding of international banking best practices
• Strong analytical skills
• International exposure in Financial Risk engagements will be an added advantage
Skills and Attributes
• Able to demonstrate commercial awareness with sound knowledge of matters affecting the market
• Understand and interpret operational and financial data
• Enthusiastic approach to work, well developed management and supervisory skills
• Entrepreneurial mind-set and ability to identify opportunities and develop high quality proposals
• Developing staff and providing guidance and technical advice where necessary
• Displays curiosity and innovation and possesses well-developed problem solving abilities and strong analytical skills
• Socially confident, and able to create a strong presence with clients and the KPMG team
• Excellent report-writing, presentation and project management skills
• The ideal candidate must be able to provide support to various management and leadership levels, and work well independently.
We offer
• Exciting unparalleled exposure to advisory skills, competencies and tools
• Continuous learning and development
• Exposure to multi-disciplinary client service teams
• Unrivalled space to grow and be innovative.
How to Apply
If your career apirations match this exciting opportunity, please forward your application letter and CV giving details of your qualifications and experience quoting RC/04/Manager FRM on or before 17 November 2015 to [email protected] *only shortlisted candidates will be contacted*