Senior Credit Risk Officer

Florence International Consulting
UAE

Ref: LP012-161
Florence International Consulting

The Role


The Role


Senior Credit Risk Officer International Bank

Our client, a well-reputed European bank, is seeking to recruit an experienced Senior Credit Risk Officer with regional exposure.

Reporting ultimately into the Chief Risk Officer, responsibilities will include:

Development of the approved risk appetite
Developing and delivering credit risk-related policies and promoting compliance thereof
Coordinating the monitoring and pro-active management of credit risk,
Input to Board-level risk reporting and MIS on compliance with credit risk management policies
Monitoring the credit quality of the portfolio
Liaising with relevant external stakeholders on credit risk matters
Advising business management on credit risks inherent in BAU and new business initiatives
Mentoring, appraisal and professional development of appropriate members the Risk team

Requirements


Requirements


Candidates are expected to have at least 7 years hands-on management experience in a senior credit risk role within financial services.
Experience of Basel requirements and the Middle East and international banking regulatory environment is required.

Good communication and presentation skills in English essential.

Remuneration: Commensurate with experience.

About the Company


About the Company


Florence Consulting is a boutique search consultancy dedicated to introducing senior candidates within Finance and Accounting, Internal Audit and Human Resources.

Our International arm is head quartered in Dubai where we recruit across the Middle East with a particular focus on the UAE, Kuwait, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.

By combining our technical understanding and on the ground experience we offer a professional and personal service to both candidates and clients.
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