LOCATION: Chief Risk Officer (Pretoria,)
Salary:R1 273 710 per annum
The post requires advanced skills in: strategic capability, analytical ability, and leadership, programme and project management, financial management, change management, service delivery innovation, problem solving and analysis, people management and empowerment, client orientation, audit and assurance, audit and risk management experience, stake holder relations and customer focus. Applicants must have knowledge of systems, processes, procedures, policies and legislation relevant to the field of the post, such as the Minimum Information Security Standards (MISS), Public Service Act, South African Police Service Act, as well as Public Finance Management Act, Treasury Regulations, Police / Public Service Regulations, Risk Management Framework in the Public Sector and other relevant legislation. Applicants must also be computer literate (Microsoft Word / Power Point / Excel).
Appointment Requirements Applicants must:
Have at least a Bachelor’s Degree or National Diploma (minimum of NQF 6 or 7) in Risk Management/Financial and/ or Accounting Management/ Auditing/ Business Administration/Ethics or other related field of study;
An applicable post graduate qualification in the above related fields, as well as relevant training and development may be an added advantage;
Be registered with the Institute of Risk Management South Africa (IRMSA) or the Institute of Internal Auditors;
Have a minimum of three years’ appropriate managerial experience in the core functions of the post;
Be fluent in at least two of the official languages, of which one must be English;
Have a valid motor vehicle drivers’ licence; and
Will be required to undergo a security vetting process to the level of Top Secret and obtain a security clearance of Top Secret within six months after appointment (if not already in possession of such a valid security clearance).
The Chief Risk Officer is directly accountable to the National Commissioner of the South African Police Service (SAPS) and will be responsible to oversee a risk and integrity management service within the SAPS,
Obtain risk management mandate and commitment,
Ensure the provision of enterprise risk management services,
Ensure the promotion, maintenance and enforcement of an ethical culture,
Ensure the development and maintenance of internal anti-corruption system,
Ensure the development of the Department’s risk management framework, strategy and protocol,
Implement the risk management framework, strategy and protocol,
Institutionalise and facilitate the embedding of risk management,
Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness and efficiency of the risk management framework and embedded practices,
Continually improve the risk management framework, strategy, protocols and processes,
Manage and utilise all resources allocated to the immediate post environment in accordance with relevant directives and legislation.
Application forms will be available from SAPS Head Office, Wachthuis Building, Thibault Arcade, 225 Pretorius Street, PRETORIA, 2nd floor, room T208. Application forms will also be available at the Provincial Offices, Human Resource Management and on the SAPS Website: https://www.saps.gov.za.The application form that must be used is circulated
together with the advertisement and it may be requested via only one of the following email addresses: SibiyaP2@saps.gov.za; MolomoL@saps.gov.za; SeniorAppointmentsHQ5@saps.gov.za; PhashaM2@saps.gov.za; RamatlakanaS2@saps.gov.za
Application forms may be delivered by hand to the SAPS Head Office, Subsection: SMS Appointment Administration: Wachthuis Building, Thibault Arcade, 225 Pretorius Street, PRETORIA, 2nd floor, room T208 (between 07:30 and 16:00), or may be posted to (please note that in the event that an application is posted, it must be reached at the indicated office before or on the closing date specified in the advertisement i.e. 12 August 2019 at 16:00:
The South African Police Service Subsection: SMS Appointment Administration Private Bag X 986 PRETORIA 0001
PLEASE TAKE NOTE OF THE FOLLOWING: The closing date for applications is: 12 August 2019 at 16:00.