GulfBankers Executive Search

Senior Principal

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Posted On: 15 days, 18 hours ago

Job Specification

  1. Number of Vacancies: 1
  2. Expiry Date: 2017-12-02
  3. Job Type: Full Time
  1. Experience: 8 to 10 years
  2. Functional Area:
  3. Job Code: JB1039982

Job Description

    • In this role, you will work primarily with a multi-disciplinary team helping clients, such as banks and other financial institutions, by providing feedback, recommendations, and deliverables with a focus on risk management frameworks, regulatory response and remediation, and strategic initiatives. 
    • Interact comfortably with Executive Management and Board Members of clients and regulatory authorities.
    • Manage complex, cross-functional projects and ensure successful project completion by contributing to the planning phases, including forecasting appropriate resources.
    • Run large engagements, and lead the execution of multiple assignments.
    • Manage team resources, taking ownership of team’s quality of client deliverable and ensuring that engagement milestones are met.
    • Serve as client’s point of contact for engagement delivery and effectively manage client expectations.
    • Review and address all facets of deliverable (accuracy, content, clarity, etc.) balancing and applying both firm and client quality assurance practices.
    Skills and Qualifications:
    • Degree in MBA, PhD, JD or equivalent experience is preferred.
    • Seasoned professional with a minimum of 8-10 years of financial, banking, or regulatory experience. 
    • In-depth examination experience in large or complex institutions the areas of capital markets, credit, operational risk, bank information technology, asset management, or compliance.  
    • Strong knowledge of supervisory expectations for risk management
    • Working knowledge of range of practice at regional or large banks for critical risk areas of: credit, market, liquidity, operational, compliance, strategic and reputation risk.
    • Strong reputation for integrity and ethics.
    • Knowledge of regulatory issues and bank regulation and ability to apply judgment when assessing regulatory criticisms or potential vulnerabilities.
    • Deep understanding of bank examination practices
    • Ability to establish and maintain positive relationships, build teams, and foster an environment of accountability.
    • Strong analytical skills and ability to apply knowledge to identify and solve problems, as well as ability to guide the analytical work of junior team members.