Assurance - Business Controls Risk - ERM Senior Associate - Dubai
Line of Service
Due to the rapid growth of our Business Controls Risk team, we currently have opportunities for an ambitious and highly motivated Senior Associate with a proven track record of high quality delivery of client projects We would like to hear from Senior Associates with experience of working won ERM or SRM projects and risk and control Whilst we are looking to develop our ERM solutions and build further market awareness a candidate with flexibility to deliver other BCR solutions will be preferable
- You will be required to possess strong project management skills as the delivery role requires client management, project budgeting and finance management, and coaching and resource management on a portfolio of clients A key part of delivery will be the creation, review and delivery of complex client deliverables which will include executive level reporting through to detailed design documentation
- Developing yourself personally, taking a keen interest in trends in Enterprise and Strategic Risk Management and the impact on our clients so you can help shape their thinking and our success in the market
- The role also requires that the candidate is able to collaborate with colleagues across different competences within our Business Controls Risk team (eg Third Party Assurance, Policies & Procedures, Governance) to bring our clients high value solutions, as well as the flexibility to be able to work on Internal Audits and Internal Controls projects
- Based on clients requirements the candidates will provide practical risk and control focused functional ERM expertise to discuss and design potential solutions, or will quality assure and recommend changes to designs provided by other parties
- Working with colleagues in all Middle Eastern offices on client work and internal initiatives as well as with international teams where appropriate It will be helpful for the candidate to already have links to other PwC offices where the ERM offering is more developed, so they can easily bring in the relevant expertise;
- Keeping up to date with current trends from the region and from across the world
- As a Senior Associate in the team, the role includes wider practice management responsibilities which will include coaching, training and mentoring junior staff, competency development and market eminence activities
- The role sits within a rapidly growing part of PwCs Business Controls Risk team within our Risk Assurance Middle East practice You will be an integral part of the team responsible for the delivery of ERM, as well as other BCR solutions You will have access to all of the latest training and development tools and the support of the wider PwC network
- The candidate will be achievement oriented with the ability to be flexible and adaptive on a daily basis They will be able to work independently and as part of a team with a fast pace and a high energy that will translate into a high quality output
- Education Bachelors degree or equivalent in relevant subject areas eg Business Studies, Economics, Accounting etc
- Mandatory qualifications The following qualification(s) are mandatory for the candidate to perform the role eg CIA, CERM, CMIRM, CRM etc
- 4-6 years of relevant experience in Risk Assurance eg risk and controls, business process, ERM, preferably within a professional services environment and ideally within PwC
- In-depth understanding of PwCs Risk Assurance offerings and the development of an ERM practice
- Implementation experience of working with clients to develop and implement an ERM framework
- Exposure to a wide range of industries eg EUM, Govt, EUM, CIPS, etc
- Strong interest and passion for raising the awareness of ERM and SRM in a new market, building of experience gained from a more mature business environment than the Middle East Assisting in the growth of a relatively new solution and driving market activities, as well as delivering on projects
- Excellent organisational skills, having the ability to prioritise work load whilst being resilient and being able to cope well under pressure and meeting tight deadlines
- Language Skills Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) Fluent in English but multilingual Arabic speaker would be a benefit
- The ability and willingness to travel within the Middle East and worldwide where the project dictates
Deadline:13th Aug 2025
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