Home Jobs in Bahrain Jobs in Manama Head Jobs in Manama Head

Head of Risk

Propel consult

Posted on April 26, 2019

20 - 21 years Manama - Bahrain

Chartered Accountant(Chartered Accountant). Any Nationality

Opening 01

Job Description

Email sent successfully.

Role includes developing the risk function in accordance with Basle II principles.
Minimize risk losses and ensuring risk acceptance is consistent with the bank's risk framework
Support the CEO on an ongoing basis and expected to play a significant role as a member of the key
credit and risk committees.
Ensure that the Bank adheres to best practice ensuring credit applications conform to credit policy.
Manage day-to-day business of the Risk function.
Responsible for the review and development of sound sound risk policies and for interaction with the
Central Bank of Bahrain and other regulatory authorities.
Manage the day-to-day business of Risk Management .
Appoint and motivate suitably qualified risk professionals covering areas such as Credit assessment,
Remedial loans, market risk, operational risk.
Ensure effective communication with departments and other units.
Ensure compliance with all relevant legal regulatory and internal policy requirements.
Ensure an effective succession plan.
Ensure Internal Audit ratings are satisfactory or better for department supervision.
Annual revenue/Operating budget: Minimize credit and other losses as compared to budget/Control
head count and associated cost.

Banking / Financial Services / Broking

Finance / Treasury

Desired Candidate Profile

BSC in Finance or banking is a minimum education level/discipline, or any relevant degree.
Mandatory professional qualification/licenses; i.e CFA or ACA and Financial Risk Management "FRM",
with considerable credit risk experience/professional qualification
(At least 20 years experience with past 5 years as a Head of Risk ).
Required experience in terms of region/industry/business/function/role: Located in Bahrain with
significant world work experience. Good communication skills, highly numerate with strong persuasive


Head of Risk

Easy Apply


Disclaimer: Naukrigulf.com is only a platform to bring jobseekers & employers together. Applicants are advised to research the bonafides of the prospective employer independently. We do NOT endorse any requests for money payments and strictly advice against sharing personal or bank related information.We also recommend you visit Security Advice for more information. If you suspect any fraud or malpractice, email us at abuse@naukrigulf.com

Propel consult

Established in 2009 by Barry Prost and Jamie Groom, Propel Consult provides a broad range of high quality recruitment and management consultancy services to employers in the Middle East. The company’s professional services focus on these distinct specialist divisions:

- Oil & Energy

- Construction & Engineering

- Human Resources

- Banking & Finance

Originally established in Ireland, the company is headquartered in Bahrain, which is also its centre of excellence for the region to facilitate the retention of corporate standards, culture and values. The company’s mission is to add value to its client organizations by continually delivering the best quality human resource solutions that save both money and time. Its range of services includes:

- Database Search

- Structured Interviewing & Selection

- Ancillary Consulting Services (Exit Interviews & Salary Surveys)

- Managed Advertising Assignment

- Integrated Project Management

With a team of over 100,000 employees that include highly experienced, dedicated and qualified professionals, Propel Consult is always on the lookout to hire the top talent for different positions and roles.

View Contact Details


Name/ Designation:

Website https://recruitcrm.io/jobs/propelconsult

Additional Information Required

Employer has requested some additional information along with your application for this job

Login to Naukrigulf

Continue using

All your activity will remain private