Manager – Risk Management Jobs in Dubai – UAE at SUNDUS RECRUITMENT & OUTSOURCING SERVICES LLC

Title: Manager – Risk Management


Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Management, Finance

Job Description

Establish and set up Risk Management function from the scratch

Assists management to establish and communicate ERM objectives and direction

Assists management with integrating risk management with the strategy development

Assists the risk committee and CEO to develop and communicate risk management policies, risk appetite and risk limits

Assists in developing risk mitigation strategies for the group critical risks and for monitoring risks

Establishes, communicates and facilitates the use of ERM methodologies, tools and techniques

Chair the risk management working group

Partnering with the executive directors and senior management team within the group to identify and quantify operational, financial, reputational and regulatory risks across group departments, processes, subsidiaries and entities and continuously improve risk management capabilities

Facilitate enterprise-wide risk assessments and monitors priority risks across the group

Provide and independent view regarding proposed high-level business plans

Develop project risk management capabilities within the group.

Identify and prioritize key areas of risk, develop and monitor mitigation and recovery plans

Assist in developing and monitoring risk mitigation strategies for the group’s critical risks

Develop and Implements Risk Management framework in a manner that fulfils the mission and strategic goals of the group while comply with laws, regulations and applicable laws and regulators requirements

Develop risk register and heat maps for the entire group.

Oversight of all key dimensions of risk including operational risks, strategic risks, financial risks and reputational risks.

Provide a centralized process for aggregating and reporting risk information from various sources

Provide a comprehensive view to executive management of overall risk exposure and priorities

Review risk mitigation plan in collaboration with respective department heads, senior management team and line manager to ensure that the mitigation plan will address the risks identified.

Follow up with departments’ heads and line manager and verify that risk mitigation plans are implemented and report to CEO and management any deviations

Regularly monitor, validate and update the risk registers and risk measurements

Implement related risk management software or technology to manage ERM function

Creating, delivering and maintaining risk management training courses

Perform risk audits to test the effectiveness and consistency of the implementation of risk policies

Review risk management procedural amendment and policy change

Review risk appetite and tolerance and ensure these are aligned with the group’ strategy, mission, vision.


University Degree in Management, Finance, Logistics,

MBA or post graduate diploma in Risk Management is preferred.

International Qualifications in Enterprise Risk Management like IRM, FRM, CERA, CRM

Related experience of minimum 12 – 15 years risk management experience out of which the last three years would be Head of Risk Management in a large diversified organization or group, or international consultancy firm. Experience in courier, logistics services industry is preferred.

In depth knowledge of ERM principles and philosophy ability to think strategically.

Strong, persuasive and results oriented personality who can communicate with senior management team as well as ot…