Manager – Enterprise Risk Management, Risk Management at MTN Nigeria


MTN Nigeria – The leader in telecommunications in Nigeria, and a part of a diverse community in Africa and the Middle East, our brand is instantly recognisable. It is through our compelling brand that we are able to attract the right talents who we carefully nurture by continuously improving our employment offerings even beyond reward and recognition.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Manager – Enterprise Risk Management, Risk Management

Job Identification: 1672
Location: Victoria Island, Lagos
Job Category: MTN Level 3
Job Schedule: Full time
Reports To: Executive Director Risk
Division: MoMo Payment Service Bank


  • Implement the MoMo PSB Risk management Framework to facilitate the effective management of all risk key exposures (opportunity, hazard, uncertainty etc.) that pose an internal or external threat (political, economic, financial, market, international) to the business, its people and assets
  • Ensure implementation, compliance & adherence to Group ERM Policies, standards, methodologies, guidelines & processes as applicable
  • Prepare annual risk management plans for approval and operationally managing & ensuring the achievement of planned activities thereof
  • Ensure ongoing risk identification, assessment and reporting to the stakeholders
  • Ensuring the implementation and utilisation of Momo PSB risk management tools (eGRC systems) to automate the risk management process
  • Support the preparation of reports to the Board Risk & Compliance Committee on a quarterly basis; and ensure preparation of ERM reports to stakeholders when required.
  • Liaise constantly with Senior Management and Executives on various technology risk matters especially tracking ownership and mitigation of risk items identified as well as train relevant stakeholders and staff on risk matters; champions on the use of eGRC software, on an on-going basis regarding ERM projects.
  • Ensure effective management of the company Business Continuity Management program, disaster recovery and crisis risk management program.
  • Investigate and research emerging risk trends in the industry and advise management where appropriate
  • Provide recommendations to enhance the company’s Risk Management road-map, policy, Framework, methodology and system. Where required, provide suggestion to group on improvement in group wide controls
  • Establish a continuous improvement mechanism to enhance the maturity level of risk management processes within the OpCo
  • Ensure the maintenance of up to date Risk registers and the timely reporting on top company risks as per the agreed timelines
  • Ensure corporate governance involving external risk reporting to stakeholders
  • Monitor analysis all costs associated to risk non-compliance, maintenance and prevention
  • Where required, escalate unsolvable issues to Executive Director, Risk in a timeous manner
  • Assist with relevant Exco and other reporting requirements
  • Other tasks and duties, as assigned.


  • First Degree in Compliance, Risk Management, Audit, or related field
  • Post Graduate degree in similar or related field is an advantage


  • 6 – 13 years’ total experience in a similar position with at least 2 years in a managerial role
  • Experience in Fintech, banking or Telecom is preferred
  • Proven experience in Risk Management, Process & Control Management within a FinTech or Banking environment
  • Hands on experience in managing, and implementing compliance policies, procedures, and initiatives
  • Experience working in a global/multinational enterprise with a good understanding emerging markets is preferred.

Application Closing Date
10th November, 2022 (11:59 PM).

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online


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