Head, IT Risk Job at Unified Payment Services Limited


Unified Payment Services Limited is Nigeria’s premier Payments & Financial Technology company founded in 1997 by a consortium of leading Nigerian banks. UP® operates as a shared infrastructure for the banking community in Nigeria and Payments Service Provider within and outside Nigeria, with a vision to be the most preferred e-payment service provider in Africa.

In demonstration of our cross-enterprise alliances and capabilities, UP® is the first and only non-bank entity in Nigeria that is Principal Member or Licensed Acquirer of all of American Express, Mastercard, PayAttitude, UnionPay, and Visa.

We are recruiting to fill the below position:

Job Position: Head, IT Risk
Job Location
: Lagos

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Delivers information security risk assessment of projects, new technologies, applications, service providers, IT changes and new businesses
  • Provide subject matters expertise on enterprise security architecture
  • Participate in the selection of technology and tools for business operations
  • Research applicable business technology for adoption for business improvement
  • Responsible for establishing the risk culture
  • Ensure risks are managed within risk appetite of the business
  • Ensure risk management processes are properly documented and adequate

Job Requirements

  • Education:  Minimum of BSc in Physical Sciences
  • Experience: 7 years, experience in business and financial operations, IT project operations and management.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: recruitment@up-ng.com Using the "Job Title" as the subject of the mail.