Job Title: Operational Risk Officer

Organization: I&M Bank

Location: Kampala 


Roles and responsibilities

  • To support senior management to effectively deploy Operational Risk Management Framework (ORMF) Business Continuity Management Framework, Fraud Risk Management Framework, and Incident Management Framework within the Bank.
  • Perform Operational risk stress testing that will help to maintain a forward-looking risk profile of the Bank that captures the major risks, ensuring that risks that might impact multiple businesses and/or support functions are captured, and actions initiated to mitigate and control risks leading to a reduction in operational losses within the Bank’s risk appetite.
  • Independently assess risks and drive actions to address the root causes that persistently lead to operational risk losses by challenging both historical and proposed practices.
  • Develop and maintain relationships across the business users and Lines of Defense to  understand and deliver customer requirements.
  • Perform Operational risk, BCM, Fraud risk assessments to support implementation of new and existing projects.
  • Analyze performance of management tools in an attempt to mitigate exposure (risk/financial/regulatory)
  • Promote a no surprise environment by performing snap checks on branch cash, targeted controls, etc.
  • Annually train staff in Operational Risk Management/ ORMF/ BCM/ FRM/Incident Management policies and procedures.
  • Ensure that controls and checks associated with Risk control self-assessments (RCSAs) deployment are in place, effective reviewed annually.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree (B. Com, BBA, BSc, BA, B.STAT, BA ECON.)
  • A professional qualification e.g., ACCA, CFA, ACIB, CPA are an added advantage
  • Minimum of 2 years cognate experience


How to apply

Interested applicants submit their CVs and applications online using the link below:


Application deadline: 22nd March 2023 

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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