Risk & Compliance Manager

Reference: 9485 AV
Consultant: Anneke Viviers 

Job Description: 

  • Identify and review legal, regulatory, financial, operational, strategic, social, environmental, governance risks to the organisation.
  • Develop and maintain country specific Legal Registers.
  • Review and update corporate risk register and develop and maintain park/department specific risk registers.
  • Rollout and train staff on risk mitigating activities.
  • Coordinate institutional risk management learning and drive innovation around best practice.
  • Provide tactical support to a culture of continual improvement, learning and sharing of risk management and environmental and social safeguarding best practices and techniques within the company.
  • Oversee and grow the compliance programme with the organisation.
  • Create risk and compliance awareness by reporting on Environmental, Social and Governance risk
  • To lead the integration and support implementation of ESSG
  • Provide oversight of the Environmental and Social Management System (World Bank, IUCN and IFC best practice)


  • Relevant Business Degree
  • 10 years’ experience in a similar role (At least 4 years in Management)
  • Knowledge of the Conservation Industry
  • Professional English language skills
  • Financial and Budget management
  • Skills in negotiating, analytic skills, excellent interpersonal communications
  • Excellent reporting skills

How to Apply: 

  • Email your comprehensive CV to exceedhr@exceed.co.za. 
  • If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered in order to avoid duplicity on our system. 
  • We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice. 
  • Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.