Position: Risk Management Officer
Position Type: Full Time
Deadline: 27-07-2016
Required Degree: Bachelor
Required Years of Experience: 2

About Rwanda Energy Group

The Rwanda Energy Group Limited was incorporated to expand, maintain and operate the energy infrastructure in the Country through its two subsidiaries the Energy Utility Corporation Limited (EUCL) and the Energy Development Corporation Limited (EDCL). The objective of creating these subsidiaries amongst others was to ensure focused attention to enhancing efficiency in utility operations on one hand and ensure more timely and cost efficient implementation of development projects on the other. Moreover the REG holding structure provides the overall coordination and ensures effective development of energy and investment plans.

Description, duties, responsibilities

Understand and mitigate key elements of the company's risk profile

Construct and monitor reliable control systems

Maintain appropriate insurance coverage

Ensure that the company complies with all legal and regulatory requirements

Ensure that record keeping meets the requirements of auditors and government agencies

Strong interpersonal skills, ability to communicate and manage well at all levels of the organization and with staff at remote locations essential.

Strong problem solving and creative skills and the ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analyses.

High level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency and results-orientation.

Report risk issues to the audit committee of the board of directors

Maintain relations with external auditors and investigate their findings and recommendations

Monitor cash balances and cash forecasts

Arrange for debt and equity financing if need be

Designing of bankable projects for future investments

Requirements and Skills

  • A0 in Accounting or Finance, or other professional course is highly desirable.

  • 2+ years of experience and preferably in energy development.


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