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  • Posted: Apr 19, 2021
    Deadline: Apr 23, 2021
  • For 15 years we have been building and managing telecommunications towers that are the essential backbone of mobile telecommunications in Africa - the leapfrog technology driving economic development, prosperity and self-sufficiency across the continent. Right now, IHS is leading a new telecoms service sector driven by the growth of middle class business an...
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    Senior Specialist, Compliance

    Job Description

    • We are currently recruiting for a Senior Specialist, Compliance. Based in Lagos, you will be responsible for supporting execution of compliance and ethics initiatives in Nigeria and across other OpCos.

    Key Roles & Responsibilities

    • Facilitate full compliance with, and adherence to, local laws and regulations as well as internal policies and directives of IHS.
    • Provide inputs in creating and reviewing policies and procedures that embed a culture of compliance and business ethics across the organization and its operations.
    • Communicate and raise awareness of approved ethics and compliance policies and procedures through all available communication channels.
    • Support design and roll-out of a comprehensive educational and training program, including introductory training for new employees as well as ongoing training for all employees and managers.
    • Provide inputs to update and implementation of the compliance monitoring framework.
    • Carry out internal reviews to ensure that policies and procedures are followed.
    • Assist internal and/ or external auditors in compliance reviews.
    • Assist in coordinating compliance risk assessments. Follow up on execution of subsequent mitigating strategies.
    • Provide support in identifying compliance issues that require follow-up and/ or investigation.
    • Support promotion of the whistle-blower policy across markets.
    • Participate in investigation of potential and/ or unlawful misconducts.
    • Assist in ensuring that compliance efforts are appropriately documented and monitored.
    • Perform other tasks and duties as assigned by the Associate Director, Compliance

    Experience & Qualifications Required

    • Bachelor's degree in any relevant discipline.  
    • Relevant professional certifications, e.g. CCEP I and CFE, will be an asset.
    • +7-9 years’ relevant experience in compliance, audit or risk management, including experience in a global organization and/ or telecoms company with global operations.
    • Good understanding of the Nigerian regulatory and statutory environment.
    • Solid knowledge of anti-corruption laws, including US FCPA, UKABA and economic sanctions regulations.
    • Demonstrable experience leading in-person training sessions and operating learning management systems.
    • Ability to lead and oversee investigations.
    • Multilingual proficiency: English mandatory; French/ Arabic/ Portuguese desirable.

    Organizational Competencies:

    • Be Bold
    • Customer Focus
    • Innovation
    • Integrity

    Functional Competencies:

    • Regulatory, Compliance & Governance
    • Anti-Bribery/ Corruption/ KYC Regulations
    • Reporting
    • Analytical Thinking
    • Risk Management
    • Stakeholder Management
    • Problem Solving
    • Workload Management
    • Business Communication

    Behavioural Competencies:

    • Teamwork & Collaboration

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to IHS Towers on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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