Our Client, a reputable Energy Company based in Abuja is in need of a Risk Officer (Credit and Market).

Location: Abuja


§  Develop and implement policies and procedures that reduce credit risk for the Group and its client companies.

§  Perform month-end, quarter-end and year end evaluations (inventory evaluations, back-test and stress test) in timely manner.

§  Help to improve measures and methodologies to assess the market risk while combining market and counterparty expertise, including stress testing and other cross risk topics.

§  Monitor adherence to risk limits for all activities using quantitative measures, including Value at Risk (VaR) and stress tests.

§  Assessment of credit proposal information (including financial information) as well as assessing the company affordability through proper analysis of the company’s financial statement in order to make credit decision.

§  Listen to input from Sales and Marketing Department and look for ways to help them achieve its goals in order to mitigate risk and control payment delinquency to acceptable levels.

§  Review credit limits.

§  Ensure all credit exposures are covered and mapped.

§  Assess counter-party ratings. 



Bachelor’s degree required in Economics, Accounting, Finance or any related field. ICAN or ACCA will be an added advantage.


Specific Skills/Experience required for role

·         Technical Acumen

·         Problem solving and decision making skill

·         Numerical skill and ability to evaluate cost

·         Good presentation and communication skill

·         Ability to cope under pressure

·         At least four(4) years Experience


Qualified and Interested Candidate should send CV to stating role they are applying for as subject of the mail.