AAA-KPMG CI on behalf of the African Solidarity Fund (FSA) recruits in Niamey (Niger) Two Risk Analysts.

Closing date : 23 feb 2018

The African Solidarity Fund (ASF) is a Multilateral Financial Institution with mission to participate in the economic development of its Member States, by facilitating the financing of investment projects both in the public and private sector. Its main intervention mechanisms are the financial guarantee, interest rate subsidy and extensions of loan periods. It also offers its partners third-party fund management and financing arrangement services.

The ASF currently comprises fourteen (14) Member States: Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Central African Republic, Côte d’Ivoire, Gabon, Guinea-Bissau, Mauritius, Mali, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Chad and Togo. Its headquarters is located in Niamey, Niger.
Within the framework of its Medium-Term Strategic Development Plan (MTSDP) 2016-2020 and in order to reinforce its manpower, the Fund is recruiting two Risk Analysts:

Under the authority of the Director of Legal Affairs, Risks and Obligations Monitoring, the Risk Analyst plays a key role within the Fund as regards to the identification, qualification, and evaluation of risks. The latter manages various types of risks: counterparty risks, credit risks, market risks, operational risks.

For that purpose, he will assume the following principal responsibilities and tasks:

  • Study the financing requests prepared by the Project Managers, using a risk-based approach, in accordance with regulatory texts and the Fund’s interests;
  • Evaluate the risks (technical, costs and deadlines) specific to each file, by carrying out a counter-analysis of the credit and counterparty risks;
  • Give an opinion on the validity of the arrangements and guarantees;
  • Carry out controls and monitor the risks;
  • Establish standards and procedures;
  • Set up a risk prevention mechanism;
  • Provide his/her expertise on complex files;


The ideal candidate must have the following profile:

  • Holder of a diploma of higher studies, BAC+5 in banking and finance, management, insurance…, ITB Banking and statistics qualification is an asset;
  • Strong skills in bank risk monitoring, risk management, financial analysis and in business law;
  • A minimum of seven (7) years of proven experience in the risk management field in a Financial Institution, a Development Bank or a Commercial Bank, an international financial institution or in an Institution similar to the ASF;
  • Possess the aptitudes to use in an optimal way the computer system for electronic data collection;
  • Fluency in French and/or English language;
  • Have good listening skills and able to work under pressure.

The application files specifying the position must be sent no later than February 23rd at 23.00 UT, or by post with acknowledgement of receipt to the following address Cabinet KPMG COTE D’IVOIRE, Immeuble Woodin Center 6ème Etage Plateau, 01 BP 3172 Abidjan 01, à l’attention de l’équipe de Recrutement FSA 2018/ Tel (225) 20 22 57 53/20 22 57 80, Abidjan, République de Côte d’Ivoire,, either online on the recruitment platform