VP and Senior Manager Finance & Treasury

  • Competitive
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai Dubai AE
  • Permanent, Full time
  • First Abu Dhabi Bank
  • 17 Apr 18 2018-04-17

In the role of a Team Leader responsible for planning and executing audits covering the activities and processes of Finance & Treasury activities across the FAB Group. Thorough understanding of business/ relationship aspects, financial control dynamics, finance & liquidity risk management processes and the CBUAE regulatory reporting environment, both in UAE and other relevant jurisdictions where FAB operates, provide assurance to Management by identifying weaknesses; reporting and escalating significant Audit findings in a timely manner; and agreeing action plans to address the issues raised.

Act as the day to day contact with Management in Finance & Treasury Departments influencing change through providing advice. Provide input to GIA on issues that have impact on the FAB Group as a whole. Conduct special investigations, reviews, additional tasks as and when required by GIA Senior Management.


Specific Accountability

  • Maintain up to date knowledge and understanding of IFRS, financial control processes (e.g. SOX) and CBUAE regulatory reporting developments,; drive necessary changes in Audit plan/working programs.
  • Safeguarding against potential loss and contributing to the Units/Departments systems and procedures, by reporting whether F&T governance & controls of FAB standards are effectively carried out and are efficient in the units/departments audited.
  • Reviewing the F&T functions of the bank end to end and identifying areas of correction / improvement.
  • Examine and comment on the process for the early recognition of problems (if any) and their remedial management to minimise the loss.
  • Preparation / Review of Audit MIS/ dash Boards including audit committee presentation slides relating to audit conducted in the F&T space.
  • Contributing towards the enhancement of relationship between GIA and stakeholders.
  • Keeping abreast of the local and international economic trends, banking practices and regulatory prescriptions.


Minimum Qualification

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting & Finance.
  • Relevant post-graduate qualification and/or relevant professional qualification and/ or certification desirable.

Minimum Experience

  • Minimum 10 years’ relevant experience with an International Bank or Big 4. Internal Audit experience strongly preferred (but not mandatory). At least 5 years similar positions of progressively increasing managerial responsibilities in the Financial Control/Product Control and/or Audit function.
  • Expert knowledge of Financial Control/Liquidity risk activities and processes and associated risks.
  • Strong leadership capability and team-oriented with highly developed problem-solving skills.
  • Self-directed, able to manage multiple tasks and ability to work under pressure.
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.