Reporting to the Board Risk Committee along with a dotted line to the Group CEO; the Head of Risk will ensure that the risk frameworks in the company are set up effectively and are maintained and updated in line with the firmís strategy.
Establish procedures for monitoring, maintaining and updating risk policies and guidelines in line with business growth; he/she should be able to establish a proactive and consistent strong risk oversight and management with an approach that key risks are communicated regularly and consistently at management meetings.
Implement a framework that allows for proper understanding and control of all risks Ė Credit, Operational Risk, Market/Investment risk, and Liquidity Risk.
Identifying potential or actual exposures as a consequence of firmís strategy and operating model and†managing / mitigating†such exposures.
Design the annual and long-term risk strategy and its regular reporting to the CEO, Executive Management and Board Audit, Risk & Compliance Committee.
Minimum 10-15 years of progressive experience in risk management; along with 5 years in a senior management position with proven ability to oversee a number of risk types, including credit, market, operational, investment, regulatory and strategic risk.
The ideal†candidate will be currently leading or have previously lead risk management function as a CRO or Head of Risk for a Wealth Management firm or Private Bank in GCC for a considerable number of years.
Must possess leadership qualities and have substantial experience in presenting to the Board Risk Committee along with a clear track record of building and leading effective teams.
Business degree or other appropriate qualifications and risk certifications.
Interested candidates can either apply here or send across their resume in†Word format†directly to email@example.com, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Alternatively, if you wish to seek more information you may reach me at +971 4 560 9100.