Senior Associate - Compliance, Arabic Speaking

Robert Half


Ref: HP341-950

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

The Company

Robert Half is exclusively working with a multi-asset investment firm based in Abu Dhabi. We are seeking a Senior Compliance Associate who is fluent in Arabic to join our dynamic team in Abu Dhabi. The ideal candidate must possess SCA (Securities and Commodities Authority) and will report directly to the VP of Compliance. If you meet the qualifications and are looking to join a dynamic team in a rapidly growing organization, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

The Role

* Ensure compliance with relevant laws, regulations, and guidelines set forth by regulatory authorities, particularly SCA.
* Collaborate with the Compliance team to develop, implement, and maintain compliance policies and procedures.
* Conduct regular compliance reviews and audits to identify and mitigate potential risks.
* Assist in drafting and updating compliance manuals, training materials, and other relevant documentation.
* Provide compliance guidance and support to internal stakeholders, including trading desks, portfolio managers, and senior management.
* Stay abreast of regulatory developments and industry best practices to ensure the company's compliance framework remains up-to-date.
* Assist in regulatory filings and submissions as required.
* Participate in regulatory inspections and audits as necessary.
* Contribute to the development and enhancement of compliance monitoring tools and systems.
* Act as a subject matter expert on compliance-related matters for the organization.


The Candidate

* CISI Certifications in Compliance is preferred (Not an absolute must) or Bachelor's degree in Law, Finance or Business Administration.
* Minimum of 5 years of experience in a compliance role within the financial services industry, preferably in a multi-asset investment firm.
* Must possess good knowledge of SCA rules and regulations.
* Fluency in Arabic and English is required.
* Strong understanding of UAE regulatory requirements and international compliance standards.
* Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
* Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team environment.
* Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
* Detail-oriented with a high level of integrity and professionalism.
* Proven track record of managing complex compliance issues and driving compliance initiatives.

Salary and Benefits

AED 30,000-40,000, plus company benefits

Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.

About the Company

Founded in 1948, Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE symbol: RHI) is the world\'s first and largest specialized staffing firm and a member of the S&P 500 index. We are a global leader in professional staffing and consulting services and the parent company of Protiviti, a leading independent internal audit and business and technology risk consulting firm. For 2006, Robert Half International reported revenues of $4 billion and now has staffing and consulting operations in more than 400 locations worldwide.

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