04 April, 2017

6865 Risk Management & Compliance Officer (Re-advertisement)

Vanuatu National Provident Fund (VNPF)

Banking & Financial Services
Port Vila, Vanuatu
Job Hours:
Not Stated
Due Date

Job Description:
The Vanuatu National Provident Fund (VNPF) was established in 1987 to provide security for workers for when they retire at the age of 55. It also provides for permanent incapacity, and survivors’ benefit in the event of death. VNPF is committed to take Superannuation to another level, striving towards global and industry best practices in securing Members futures.

Are you motivated, driven to excel; a strategic thinker, have a passion for excellent customer service, a team player and interested in being part of a business that protects and maximizes the Funds retirement benefits for its Members? Then we have exciting career opportunity for you.

Applications are invited for suitably qualified and experienced individuals to be part of an organization offering growth potential in a challenging, professional and dynamic environment at VNPF.
The Fund is now seeking to recruit for its Head Office in Port Vila, a RISK MANAGEMENT & COMPLIANCE OFFICER.
Those who have applied in the past need not re-apply.

Primary Objectives of Position
This position is responsible for working closely with the Senior Risk and Compliance Officer for coordinating and overseeing all corporate risk management activities, ensuring compliance with the internal policies, relevant contracts and agreements and all legal and regulatory requirements in accordance with the VNPF Act, and other internal and external regulatory governance requirements.

Key Outcomes:
  • Undertaking the business risk analysis and documenting the results
  • Developing, maintaining and reviewing the risk register
  • Ensuring the Funds compliance framework complies with VNPF Act, Government, external regulatory supervisions and other supervisory authorities
  • Investigating and reporting on compliance breaches, and identifying and documenting agreed upon remedial actions
  • Assist in the facilitation of internal audit reviews and other assignments requested by the Management and the VNPF Board of Trustees.
Key Attributes and requirements:
  • Excellent leadership & Interpersonal skills
  • Maintains confidentiality
  • Team Work
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Effective Communications skills
  • Passion for Excellence in Service
  • Ethical with high integrity
  • Responsible and accountable
  • Potential to develop further
  • Supportive & Confident. 
  • He/she must have a degree or above from a recognized tertiary institution in one or more of the following disciplines
  • Accounting/Commerce
  • Risk Management
  • Other field of study relevant to the office of Risk Management
The incumbent must have 3 years or more in external or internal audit, compliance and risk management experience.


        An attractive salary commensurate with qualifications, experience and abilities would be negotiated with the successful candidates.


        Not Stated

        How To Apply:
        Please send your application accompanied with at least 3 recent references and addressed to:
        Mr Stephen Daniel
        Acting General Manager
        Vanuatu National Provident Fund
        PO Box 420
        PORT VILA
        By no later than 4 PM on 18 April 2017

        NB: “Post of Risk Management & Compliance Officer” should be written at the top left hand corner of the envelope containing the application.

        Contact Person:

        Mr Stephen Daniel


        Not Stated
        PO Box 420, Port Vila, Vanuatu

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                      03-April-17 Daily Post (Issue # 5059)

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