Specialist – Internal Control Job at MTN Nigeria

October 21, 2022

Job Description


Specialist – Internal Control Job 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 recognizable.

Specialist – Internal Control Job at MTN Nigeria

Specialist - Internal Control Job at MTN Nigeria

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We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Specialist – Internal Control (Risk Management)

Job Identification: 1555
Location:  Victoria Island, Lagos
Job Category: MTN Level 2
Job Schedule: Full time
Reports To: Manager Internal Control
Division: MoMo Payment Service Bank

Job Description

  • Develop internal controls adequate for FinTech’s evolving risk landscape
  • Ensure implementation, compliance & adherence to the standards, policies, guidelines & processes defined by Group Finco Risk & Compliance team, and MTN Group Risk & Compliance team as applicable
  • Define, implement, document, assess and monitor key internal controls mitigating material business risks
  • Maintain appropriate level of communication on Internal Control matters to support the framework and ensure appropriate ownership and accountabilities from management and managers
  • Provide managers and management with the relevant Internal Control methodological support operationalizing all FinTech compliance agendas/relationships as well as helping ensure compliance to internal processes and policies, applicable laws and regulations

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  • Develop adequate training material on the internal control objectives, approach and methodology
  • Manage the impact of potential changes driven by the regulators, industry, marketplace, and/or legal environment and assist in devising strategy to influence for embedding appropriate controls to mitigate the potential risks
  • Work closely with manager on all risk management, compliance, ethics management, fraud, BCP/DR related matters, ensuring regular controls for each of these are in place
  • Assist and cooperate in audit engagements aimed at providing reasonable assurance over the adequacy & effectiveness of the company’s system of internal controls and its operations s
  • Ensure that control deficiencies are considered in the Risk Register and appropriate remediation plans are identified, agreed with process/control owners, tracked, and reported on
  • Ensure an effective control framework is implemented and remains relevant & adequate through proactive responses and inputs to operational changes
  • Establish a robust and comprehensive control and processes environment and ensure the continuous improvement through implementing best practices
  • Deliver adequate and timely reporting on Internal Control framework and control deficiencies in line with requirements to ensure appropriate escalation and adequate action plans
  • Assist in maintaining the information security of MoMo PSB physical or information assets that they access, use, or manage as per the company policies
  • Ensure consistent implementation of relevant Internal controls policy of MTN
  • Facilitate benchmarking of Momo PSB Operations & Systems against industry standards and best practices

Education

  • First Degree in Business Administration / Management, Finance, Accounting, Business Science or any related discipline
  • Professional qualifications e.g.  CRISC, FRM, CISA, CISM, CIA, ERM or other recognized internal Control certification is advantageous

Experience:

  • 3 – 7 Years’ experience including:
    • Experience in Fintech, banking or Telecom
    • Experience in process and financial control issues, compliance with regulatory requirements, and risk management and control improvement within a Fintech product environment
    • Experience in Internal controls oversight, Fraud Investigation, Risk Management and Audit, and Revenue Assurance and Fraud Management (RAFM)
    • Understanding of Institute of Internal Auditors standards and COSO, ERM and Internal Control Frameworks
    • Experience working in a global/multinational enterprise with a good understanding of emerging markets.

Application Closing Date
21st October, 2022 (11:59 PM).

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