Zemen Bank Vacancy announcement

Zemen Bank would like to invite qualified and competent applicants to apply for the following vacant post.

Zemen Bank S. C. was established in 2008. The Bank has over 7,000 shareholders with a total paid-up-capital of close ETB 5 Billion.
The bank has experienced, tactical, proactive management team that Steers its growth, strategic moves and day-to-day operations. The management is committed to ensuring customer satisfaction and creating long-lasting partnerships through the implementation of state-of-the-art technology, investment in people, and by offering insightful and value-adding advisory services. Zemen Bank as one of leading technology savvy Bank operates Omni- Channel service integrating ATM, internet and mobile banking services.
Currently, Zemen Bank operates with 100+ full-fledged branches through which it delivers exceptional banking services. Zemen Bank has registered an impressive result in profit and earning per share since 2018 which put Zemen Bank in the leading pack of Ethiopian financial industry. It has inaugurated in May 2023 its multifaceted, state of the art headquarters at the heart of city, Addis Ababa.

1: Section Head, IT Risk

Location: Addis Ababa

Job Description:

This position is responsible for supporting the Manager, Operational and Information Technology Risk in information technology risk management procedures, ensuring risk management oversight; establishing and managing the security policy framework and relevant standards; and overseeing applicable security, privacy, contractual and compliance requirements through strategy development and deployment

Major Duties:

Support and monitor change management process to ensure compliance and effectiveness in mitigating IT risk.
Implement plans for information Technology risk management and oversee them through to completion protecting the bank from any misconducts and handling of information technology.
Please adjust the following by information technology
Assess accuracy of information circulating within departments and adequately check the adherence of the set risk control measures.
Ensure compliance with all laws and regulations relating to information risk and information security within the bank.
Directly oversee risk and governance, policies and tools related to information security and risk control in the bank.
Oversee the information risk assessment processes and frameworks to mitigate any information loopholes that may exist.
Conduct audits of policy and compliance to standards, including liaison with internal and external auditors where needed.

Design risk management program that focuses on the reduction of information security risk to the bank.
Monitor existing Information Security risk processes (where they exist) to extend coverage and give better definition of information security assurance for the bank
Develop Information Security risk processes to extend coverage and give better definition of information security controls of the bank.
Lead cyber incident response and collaborates with the Bank to improve information risk processes.
Work with teams to challenge risk assessments on specific Information Risk.
Uphold compliance with all laws and regulations relating to information risk and information security within the bank.
Account for proper reporting of Information Risk.
Escalate identified issues on the Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery processes.
Collaborate in innovation projects to advise and challenge on implementation of information security and general IT controls requirements.
Ensure policy complies with appropriate set risk and compliance standards and regulations in the banking sector.
Perform other related duties assigned by the supervisor.

Skill and educational background

Bachelor’s/ B.Sc. Degree in Computer science; Information Technology; the relevant field and relevant Risk Management certification

Experience: At least 5 years relevant experience with 2 years experience as Senior Officer/ 1 yr as Principal officer in a Supervisory role .

Application way

Qualified candidates can apply through ethiojobs Please attach your updated CV and credentials in PDF format.

Deadline: June 21, 2024

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