Risk & Compliance Associate Director

Inspire Selection

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: NP314-1414

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Seeking an experienced and qualified Risk/Compliance Professional for our Higher Education client in Abu Dhabi. Areas of expertise must include, compliance, risk, regulatory, corporate governance and UAE/Abu Dhabi govt strategy and policy.

Reporting to the GC, the successful applicant will be responsible for:

• Lead risk management strategy
• Identify risks to the business and help the organization to understand risks/risk management
• Develop Risk register including, nature of the risk, reference and owner, mitigation measures
• Ensure compliance with relevant authorities, and offer solutions where applicable
• Communicate regulatory, legislative, and best practice changes to senior managers
• Manage department budgets
• Stakeholder management, internal and external


To be shortlisted you will need experience in similar role - preference will be given to those with Higher Education or Government experience. Additionally you must be responsible and diligent, and be educated with a relevant Bachelors Degree.

Please apply with an up-to-date CV.

Thank you for your interest. All applications are viewed and evaluated according to the role requirements. We aim to contact shortlisted candidates within 2 weeks. As we often receive a high volume of applications, we are unable to reply to everyone. If you have not heard back from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.(EH)

About the Company

Inspire Selection is an award winning recruitment agency, headquartered in Dubai which recruits across the Middle East region. We employ highly knowledgeable, professional consultants who are experts in connecting the right people with the right opportunities. Our reputation has been built upon our honesty, integrity and our ability to source candidates of the highest calibre right across our specialist sectors. As a result, we are recruitment partners to a wide spectrum of organisations - from leading blue chip companies to smaller, local businesses. Sectors we cover include HR, Administration, Finance & Accounting, Legal, Sales & Marketing including Digital Marketing, IT, Oil/Gas/Energy, Engineering, Procurement, Manufacturing, Higher Education.

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Associate Director salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 31,500

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