The centralised ERM function is a newly established function within GEMS Education. The ERM Manager will be supporting the VP Risk & Compliance in setting up and driving the ERM function for GEMS Corporate Office and GEMS Entities.
The Manager Enterprise Risk Management is responsible for driving the GEMS Education risk management program for the GEMS corporate office and the GEMS Entities. This role involves pro-active interaction with many internal and external stakeholders, including the corporate office senior management team and managing directors of the GEMS entities.
Responsible for the Enterprise Risk Management department in case the VP Risk & Compliance is absent.
Implementation of all aspects of the risk function, including the implementation of processes, tools and systems to identify, assess, measure, manage, monitor and report risks.
Support GEMS departments and Entities with risk assessments with risk evaluations, which involves comparing estimated risks with criteria established by the organization such as costs, legal requirements and environmental factors, and evaluating the organization’s previous handling of risks.
Risk reporting in an appropriate way for different audiences, for example, to the board of directors so they understand the most significant risks, to business heads to ensure that they are aware of risks relevant to their parts of the business and to individuals to understand their accountability for individual risks.
Responsible for selecting and integration of Enterprise Risk Management software package.
University Degree or equivalent
8 - 10 years Enterprise Risk Management experience in internationally operating companies.
Job-Specific Knowledge & Skills:
Knowledge of ISO 31000 risk management guideline
Extensive experience in facilitating risk awareness and identification workshops