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Banking Jobs In UAE - United Arab Bank Careers

United Arab Bank announced, through its Linkedin account, a bank job in uae (Head of Sharia Audit) according to the following:

  • Develop Sharia Audit guidelines and quality assurance/review programs to ensure a consistent and effective application of controls and ensure that activities do not contravene Sharia requirements.
  • Prepare the annual Sharia audit plan, which must be approved by the BAC in recommendation of ISSC, while upholding the best practices in this process (e.g. Risk based Sharia Audit).
  • Lead and oversee Sharia Audit reviews across the Islamic business and related support functions.
  • Assess the adequacy and effectiveness of controls environment, systems, processes and procedures, highlighting areas of concern.
  • Plan and organize reviews and agree terms of reference to ensure that the reviews are carried out effectively, within the timescales allocated, keeping senior management informed of progress and findings.
  • Present Audit reports to the Internal Sharia Supervisory Committee (ISSC), the Senior Management and the Board Audit Committee on the audit findings raised in reviews, together with corrective action plans.
  • Oversee the finalized action plans taken so that outstanding issues identified during reviews are followed up and resolved to ensure that Sharia risks are effectively managed.
  • Lead special audits or investigations and present results to Senior Management on ad-hoc basis.
  • Assist the Internal Audit department in tasks that increases the integration to achieve optimum efficiencies.
  • Assist the Chief Audit Executive’s initiatives when required.
  • Build, manage and maintain good working relationship with all key parties including the Internal Sharia Supervisory Committee (ISSC), the Sharia team and Central Bank’s HAS.
  • Act as a strategic advisor to the business who works with senior management to identify as well as anticipate risk and operating requirements of the business.
  • Frequent attendance at, and presentation to, the ISSC.
  • Attendance at, and presentation to, Board Audit Committee for sharia related observations.
  • Manage projects or work in respect of special situations, ensuring that where appropriate they are delivered on time and within budget.
  • Recommend and manage changes to policies, systems, processes and working practices in order to achieve operational improvements.
  • Lead, manage, motivate, develop and appraise staff so that their individual and collective performance is of the required standard and meets the current and future needs.
  • 10+ years of Internal Audit experience in a regional financial institution.
  • 10+ years’ experience in the field of Sharia Audit.
  • Bachelor's degree in Islamic Sharia, or relevant specializations.
  • Have a professional certificate in Sharia and Islamic Banking Audit from (AAOIFI) or (CIBAFI)
  • Have a professional certificate in auditing issued by an international organization.

Details and apply for this United Arab Bank job as follows: