Risk Specialist Job in Nigeria

 At DuoTech HR Consulting, we understand that the success of any organization lies in its people. We are a leading HR Tech company dedicated to empowering businesses with innovative solutions and cutting-edge technology to transform their human resources practices.

With years of expertise in the HR industry, we have a deep understanding of the challenges faced by businesses today. We believe that every company, regardless of its size or industry, deserves access to top-tier HR solutions that drive growth, improve employee engagement, and maximize productivity.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Risk Specialist

Location: Central Business District, Abuja (FCT)

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • We are looking to hire a Risk Analyst who will perform evaluations and work towards mitigating potential risk for the company.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct comprehensive risk assessments across various operational areas.
  • Utilise statistical models and data analysis techniques to identify potential risks and vulnerabilities.
  • Monitor and analyze key risk indicators to ensure timely detection of emerging threats.
  • Collaborate with internal teams to develop and implement effective risk mitigation strategies.
  • Provide recommendations for risk reduction and operational improvement based on thorough analysis.
  • Employ advanced statistical techniques to analyze large datasets and extract meaningful insights.
  • Develop and refine risk models to enhance accuracy in predicting potential risks.
  • Stay abreast of industry regulations and ensure compliance with applicable laws relatable to the betting industry in Nigeria.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of compliance procedures and policies.
  • Develop and implement incident response plans to address and mitigate emerging risks promptly.
  • Coordinate with relevant departments to ensure swift and effective response to incidents.
  • Generate regular and ad-hoc reports on key risk indicators, providing insights and actionable recommendations.
  • Present findings to management and stakeholders in a clear and concise manner.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams, including trading, finance, and technology, to integrate risk management strategies seamlessly into operational processes.
  • Foster a culture of risk awareness and proactive risk management across the organisation.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement within the risk management function.
  • Actively contribute to the ongoing enhancement of overall risk mitigation strategies.

Requirements & Competencies

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Statistics, Mathematics, or a related field.
  • 3+ Proven experience in risk analysis, preferably within the sports betting or gaming industry.
  • Demonstrate ability to develop and implement risk management strategies.
  • Proficient in statistical modelling, data analysis, and risk assessment. Ability to interpret complex data sets and provide actionable insights.
  • In-depth understanding of sports betting operations, market dynamics, and relevant regulations. Familiarity with odds compilation and trading practices.
  • Experience with risk management software, data visualisation tools, and advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel. Knowledge of programming languages (Python, R) is a plus.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills. Ability to convey complex risk concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced and evolving industry. Ability to adapt to changing market conditions and implement timely risk management strategies.

N250,000 - N300,000 / month.

Application Closing Date
24th April, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications to: duotechhr@gmail.com using "Risk Analyst / Specialist" as the subject of the email.