Job Opportunity at KCB Bank Tanzania Limited – Head of Risk



Head of Risk

Reference Number: IRC11770

Job Summary:

To provide overall strategic leadership for the Risk Function for KCBT. In addition, the role will be responsible for developing and implementing risk management initiatives and activities to ensure efficiencies in bank operations.

Key Responsibilities:

Establish & Maintain risk management strategies, principles, framework and policies and provide independent oversight thereof.Identify, develop, analyze and review credit risk decision models and associated procedures to ensure credit risk decision tools used are powerful and appropriately discriminate risk.As a member of Senior Management (EXCOM), participate fully in all management committees and meetings.Report on incidences of violation of policies to management in order to maintain an effective risk management culture.Engage with relevant regulators, MoHF, BOT, TRA, PCCB, OSHA, TCRA, etc. on various regulatory matters impacting the bank to ensure timely resolution.Ensure that reporting requirements are aligned with BOT, Basel II and best practice benchmarks with regard to credit risk, Market Risk and Operational Risk.Engage & Coach management and business units on risk managementOverseen operational risk framework of the bank through various risk champions & manage bank wide controls evaluation processCoordinates appropriate and timely delivery of risk management information/reports to the board and senior management.Develop capacity and competency of Risk Management DepartmentOversee the composition and operations of CORCCO, BORCCO, HORCCOCoordinate Business continuity/ Disaster Recovery plan, Insurance plans for the bank.Ensure prompt management action on Internal/ External Audit findings, BOT examination reportsDevelop Bank Risk Strategy and manage its implementation.Manage lending risk of the bankMaintain Banks Risk Appetite and Middle office functionsCoordinate ALCO meeting and ensure sustainable middle office functionManage Financial Crime Framework i.e. Bribery & Corruption, Sanctions, AML and Fraud


Bachelor’s Degree in business related field or its equivalent is requiredProfessional qualifications i.e. CPA, CPA (T) or ACCA is requiredMaster’s degree in risk or business-related field is an added advantageMinimum 10 years of experience 

How to Apply:

Please visit our Recruitment Portal through the link below and submit your application.

Deadline: 2021-11-30 00:00:00


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