Position Title : Associate - Governance, Risk & Compliance
Location : Karachi
Foodpanda, is the Berlin-based food delivery service that partners exclusively with beloved local restaurants to deliver quality meals in over 70 cities worldwide.
We are currently looking for an energetic individual to join our Finance Department in Karachi.
Calling out all the enthusiastic, well-communicating individuals, willing to work in challenging environment.
Key tasks and Responsibilities :
Implement the GRC processes defined by the HQ GRC department, including leading practices, policies and embed practices into the local organization;
Implement global framework / methodology for governance over controls to maintain, continuously update and improve controls.
Provide advice and support local business functions as they identify, assess, manage, mitigate, and monitor risks;
Report identified and assessed risks to global Risk Management;
Provide thought partnership, risk analytics (e.g. return on risk mitigation investments), and recommendations around remediation, risk mitigation, or process improvement to the local C-Level, management and functional leaders;
Regularly report updates on risk management to the local C-Level and global Risk Management.
Design and implement local internal controls together with the control owners in accordance with global ICS policies and guidelines, considering the minimum control requirements provided by the global Internal Controls;
Initiate and coordinate procedures for evaluating the effectiveness of internal controls and ensure remediation of identified weaknesses at local level;
Monitor changes in local business processes, information systems, management and operations, and coordinate with operations to ensure mitigation of control risks;
Assist and monitor the development and implementation of internal control improvements;
Ensure regular reporting on controls in place and their effectiveness to local management and global Internal Controls;
Develop and provide ongoing guidance and training concepts for relevant control owners and other responsible persons.
ACCA / CA / CIMA or relevant Masters degree in Finance, Accounting, Risk Management or related areas
3+ years of professional experience and leadership skills in a compliance / risk management / internal controls and / or internal audit.
Experience from Top Audit firms will be a bonus point
Conceptual skills including quantitative methods for risk management, process-oriented and problem-solving attitude as well as strong organizational skills and hands-on mentality
Experience with internal control environments and frameworks (e.g. COSO, COBIT)
Knowledge of various functional areas of finance, including law and regulatory compliance
Strong communication and social skills
Developed presentation, negotiation and problem-solving skills
Conceptual skills, process-oriented and problem-solving attitude as well as strong organizational skills and hands-on mentality
Ability to function effectively in a dynamic, fast paced environment
Ability to work cooperatively with other internal departments and external service providers