Associate, Audit & Risk Management

  • Anywhere

Sector: Agritech

Location: Kaduna

Salary: Negotiable


● Assist in the development and implementation of risk management strategies, policies, and procedures to identify, assess, and mitigate risks across the organization.

● Conduct risk assessments and evaluations to identify potential operational, financial, legal, and strategic risks. 

● Collaborate with cross-functional teams to establish risk management frameworks.

● Monitor and analyze key risk indicators and report on risk trends to senior management.

● Support the implementation of risk mitigation plans, including the identification and monitoring of controls and key performance indicators (KPIs).

● Conduct internal audits and reviews to ensure compliance with company policies, regulatory requirements, and industry best practices.

● Assist in the development and delivery of risk management training and awareness programs to enhance risk awareness and promote a risk-aware culture within the organization.

● Collaborate with external stakeholders, such as insurance providers and regulatory agencies, to manage insurance coverage and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.

● Support the investigation of incidents and near-misses, identify causes, and recommend corrective actions to prevent future occurrences.

● Identify and reduce all business and financial risks through effective implementation and monitoring of controls.

● Oversee risk-based audits covering operational and financial processes.


● BSc. in business, finance, risk management, or a related field. Relevant certifications (e.g., Certified Risk Manager) are added advantage

● Minimum of 4 years of experience in risk management, preferably in the agricultural or technology industry.

● Strong understanding of internal control, audit & risk management principles, methodologies, and frameworks.

● Familiarity with regulatory requirements and compliance standards relevant to the agritech industry.

● Experience in conducting risk assessments, developing risk registers, and implementing risk mitigation strategies.

● Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

● Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate with cross effectively-functional teams and communicate risk-related information to stakeholders at all levels.

● Proficiency in using risk management tools and software applications.

● Ability to work independently, manage multiple priorities, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

● High level of integrity and ethical conduct, with a commitment to maintaining confidentiality and professionalism.

● Residency in *Kaduna, Kano or Abuja is preferred.* 

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