Tuesday, 29 April 2014

Analysts Jobs in Dubai; Senior Risk Management Analyst

Job Title:        Senior Risk Management Analyst
Job Ref.     JB3037817
Job Location:   Dubai, UAE
Contract Type:     Full-time employee
Job Role:     Risk Management 
Employer:    RAKBANK

RAKBANK, also known as the National Bank of Ras Al-Khaimah, is one of the fastest growing and most dynamic banks in the UAE. Founded in 1976, the Bank underwent a major transformation in 2001, with a shift in focus from corporate banking to retail and small businesses.

Today, the Bank offers a wide range of personal and business banking services throughout its 34 branches and its portfolio of electronic banking solutions, which include Telephone, Online, and Mobile Banking. It also offers Sharia-compliant personal and business banking services via its Islamic Banking unit, RAKBANK AMAL.

RAKBANK is a public joint stock company, headquartered in the emirate of Ras Al-Khaimah, in the UAE. Its Head Office is situated in the RAKBANK Building on Emirates Road in Ras Al-Khaimah. The Bank is 52.75% owned by the Government of Ras Al-Khaimah and its shares are publicly traded on ADX. The Board of Directors consists of several members of the ruling family of the emirate of Ras-Al Khaimah and businessmen from UAE and Kuwait.

Job Overview:
We are currently searching for a compitent Risk Analyst to be responsible for providing regulatory risk reports and coordinate pertaining to Basel II & III reporting while complying with RAKBANK / Central Bank regulatory requirements at all times.

Job Requirements:
• Minimum 5-7 years of risk management experience.

Skills required:
• Oral Communication:

Explains or presents factual information to individuals or groups in a structured, clear, confident and concise way avoiding the use of jargon. Explains the reasoning being what is being said to ensure understanding and acceptance.

Written Communication:
Produces clear and concise reports and other written material usually of a detailed and technical nature, which are understandable to those with or without a good knowledge of the subject matter.

Uses a wide range of analytical tools and techniques to identify issues/trends to provide recommendations and solutions.

Self/Work Organisation:
Plans, co-ordinates and controls the work and resources of self/teams under their control. Maintains an awareness of team workloads not directly under their control and demonstrates flexibility in making most effective use of resources to achieve overall business objectives.

Job Duties:
• Coordinate Central Bank review missions concerning RAKBANK Basel II & III issues.
• Coordinate the business lines requirements & database for Basel II IRB/SA in line with the core application.
• Coordinate all the Basel II & III reporting with the Central Bank and Internal Audit.
• Handle all the Risk Management MIS requirements.
• Provide advisory services to all supporting/ Business units with regard to Basel regulations.
• Handle the Basel II - CAR (Capital Adequacy Ratio) report preparation, updating and data validation.
• Handle the Basel II - ICAAP (Internal Capital Adequacy Assessment Process) report preparation, updating and data validation.
• Handle the Basel III - Liquidity and interest gaps, Liquidity stress testing reports.
• Handle the Balance Sheet management and Market risk relating to Interest Rate related instruments, Foreign Exchange risk, etc.
• Act as back up to ORDB/ Dashboard/ KRIs / FIF/SIF updation.
• Conduct UAT of the Basel II /III functionalities in the automated environment.
• Handle the Risk Management IT support issues related to Business Objects Reports.
• Assist the Head of Risk in preparing portfolio analysis on the credit book and back testing for automated models.
• Coordinate with Finance/ IT & Business units for risk management issues.

Deadline Date: 28/06/2014