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Head of Risk Policy

Location: Doha, Dawhah, Qatar

Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 QAR + Bonus

Barclay Simpson are currently working with a leading Qatari bank to recruit a risk policy specialist for their head office in Doha.  The ideal candidate will have in-depth financial services experience and 5+ years’ experience within risk management.


The main focus will be responsible for developing and updating credit policies of the bank with an oversight into other risk areas. The incumbent will recommend to Senior Management, Credit Committee, and Board credit periods, credit terms, and limits in line with the banks risk appetite and QCB requirements.


  • Formulates the strategy, annual business plans, policies and procedures of the credit policies section, to support divisional and organizational business strategy.
  • Keep the Head of Risk informed of significant policies related issues that may jeopardize the achievement of the banks objectives.
  • Maintain highest standards of professional conduct, ethics and integrity in the provision of services in the section.
  • Ensure that the section’s business plans are within agreed budgets and timescales. Provide timely, accurate and complete progress reports to the Head of Credit Risk and Chief Risk Officer on the same.