Risk Officer

Would You Like To Be A Risk Officer For CAAZ?

About This Job Vacancy

  • The position exists to identify potential problems/risks before they occur so that risk mitigation
    measures are planned and invoked in good time.
  • It also exists to monitor the effectiveness of mitigation measures for existing risks to reduce adverse impact on the business and guarantee business continuity.


  • Key Responsibilities
  • Planning, designing and implementing an overall risk management system for the Authority.
  • Monitoring functional effectiveness of disaster recovery and business continuity plans as part of
    the risk management corporate agenda.
  • Identifying and evaluating enterprise-wide potential risks for treatment.
  • Establishing, quantifying and reviewing the Authority’s risk appetite.
  • Tracking risk index
  • Conducting audits for compliance with policy and governing standards.
  • Providing support, education and training to all levels of staff to build risk awareness in the


Qualifications and Experience

  • A Degree in Risk Management or equivalent.
  • Three (3) years working experience
    Skills and Competencies
  • Certification in Risk Management
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Leadership skills
  • Sound problem solving and analytical skills
  • Clean Class four (4) Drivers’ licence


Skills and Competencies

  • Thorough knowledge of ICAO Standards and recommended practices
  • Should have broad organisational awareness
  • Thorough knowledge of international and regional civil aviation organisations
  • Must have a high level of vigilance and sensitivity to aviation security and safety issues
  • Must be enrolled as an advocate of the High Court
  • Have a high level of initiative, integrity and ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Must be computer literate
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