Chief Risk Officer - Islamic Banking

  • Market Rate
  • Kuwait City, 'Asimah, Kuwait
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Madison Pearl
  • 17 Oct 17 2017-10-17

Our client are a leading Islamic Bank in the region. They are looking for a Chief Risk Officer to join them, the ideal candidate would have experience in transformation projects at a senior level and be able to develop the Group Risk Management Framework.

This is an amazing opportunity for a retail risk expert, to lead & develop a team, the mandate is urgent & we are looking to present candidates to the CEO & GM of Retail Banking ASAP.

Responsibilities

  • Ability to identify, articulate and suggest resolution of risks.
  • Development and approval of local risk policies within general global guidelines.
  • Responsible for measuring, monitoring, analyzing and reporting overall risk exposures.
  • Advising the board of directors on the need for new or amended risk policies and limits.
  • Review and decide on major credit facilities and investments (strategic, non-strategic) incl. regular monitoring and reporting.

 

Skills

  • Business degree or other appropriate qualification.
  • Solid knowledge of lending products and documentation.
  • Minimum 15 years risk management experience and sufficient retail banking experience.

 

Please send your CV in the first instance as a word attachment, or to me directly at damion.cubitt@madisonpearl.com