Head of Internal Audit (Market & Operational Risk)

Michael Page


Ref: HP350-4762

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Exciting opportunity within a large bank based within Abu Dhabi. This is a senior role where you will head up their Internal Audit function, with specific emphasis on market and operational risk.

Client Details

A large, instantly-recognisable bank based within Abu Dhabi who are undergoing significant growth and change across the business.


* Primarily responsible for providing oversight, guidance and challenge to the Group Subsidiaries in all matters relating to the Group Operational Risk Framework.
* Direct responsibility for Subsidiaries the incumbent will also be coordinating with the Group Operational Risk Department in relation to its International Branch Network.
* You will be working closely with the CRO's/Heads of Risk/Operational Risk in each of the Subsidiaries and International Branches to provide oversight, guidance and challenge on the deployment of a consistent Methodology, approach and execution standards of Operational Risk Management practices.

Job Offer

A fantastic package and the opportunity to work within a growing environment within a prestigious organisation.


* The ideal candidate will have a strong background in leading the internal audit function, with specific emphasis on market and operational risk.

About the Company

Michael Page is one of the world’s leading professional recruitment consultancies, specializing in the placement of candidates in permanent, contract, temporary and interim positions with clients around the world.

The Group has operations in the UK, Continental Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas. In the Middle East we focus on the areas of:

Finance & Accounting Banking & Financial Services Procurement Property & Construction Engineering & Supply Chain Oil & Gas Technical and Engineering Human Resources Sales Marketing Technology Secretarial Executive Search Legal

The Group operates through 161 offices in 33 countries and employs over 5,000 employees worldwide.

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