Head of Enterprise Risk Management - Credit Modelling

  • Highly Competitive Income Tax Free
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai Dubai AE
  • Permanent, Full time
  • McGregor Boyall
  • 21 May 18 2018-05-21

Reporting into the CRO of this leading Middle East Financial Institution you will Head Enterprise Risk, managing a mid-sized team of risk professionals across financial & operational risk, analytics, regulations & standards.

  • Strong academic background in Mathematics and or Statistics or similar. 
  • 12+ years related work experience 
  • Must have relevant demonstrable experience in banking/capital markets at a commercial bank.
  • Must possess a well-developed credit risk modelling background across Wholesale banking.
  • Must have deep technical knowledge and experience in developing and validating models across a broad spectrum of different modelling techniques (simple scorecards to Bayesian models).
  • Experience of PD and LGD model development under Basel accord along with exposure to; Impairment modelling under IFRS 9, Regulatory Capital Model development and validation along with Stress testing and ICAAP model development.
  • Familiar with market and interest rate risk and ALM.
  • Experience at a regulatory or rating agency in credit risk management, risk rating systems, regulatory capital, and/or capital markets
  • Able to consider professionals from an advisory background (Big 4 environments within Risk Advisory).
  • Superb leadership capability actively in a leadership role now but possesses the deep technical Credit Risk modelling skills.
  • Strong analytical & problem-solving skills able to work competently with large data sets.
  • Effective written and oral communication skills