Assistant Manager Risk & Compliance


Job Description

Mohamed Aladdin is looking for a Assistant Manager (Risk & Compliance) To work in Dubai.

Regulatory Compliance:

  • Stay updated on relevant laws, regulations, and industry standards related to IT, Information Security, data protection, and cybersecurity.
  • Ensure that the IT practices align with regulatory requirements.
  • Collaborate with legal and compliance teams to interpret and implement regulations.

Risk Assessment:

  • Conduct regular risk assessments on IT systems, processes, new products and projects.
  • Identify potential risks and vulnerabilities and assess their potential impact on the organization.
  • Work with IT teams to develop and implement risk mitigation strategies.

Policy Development and Enforcement:

  • Develop and update Information Security/IT security and compliance policies in line with industry best practices and regulatory requirements.
  • Communicate policies to relevant stakeholders and ensure compliance through training and awareness programs.
  • Enforce adherence to policies and initiate corrective actions as necessary.

Audit and Monitoring:

  • Plan and conduct compliance audits of IT systems and processes to ensure compliance.
  • Collaborate with external auditors during internal and external audits.

Vendor Management:

  • Evaluate and assess third-party vendors for compliance with Information Security and Governance standards.
  • Establish and monitor compliance requirements for vendors.
  • Collaborate with procurement to ensure vendors meet security and compliance criteria.

Training and Awareness:

  • Develop and deliver training programs on Information Security/IT security and compliance for employees.
  • Promote a culture of security awareness throughout the organization.


  • Maintain comprehensive documentation of Information Security/IT security policies, procedures, and compliance efforts.
  • Generate reports for management and regulatory authorities as needed.


  • Work closely with IT, legal, and business units to ensure a holistic approach to Information Security/IT risk and compliance.
  • Provide guidance and support to various teams on compliance matters.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • Relevant certifications (e.g., CISSP, CISM, CRISC) are highly desirable.
  • Several years of experience in IT risk management, compliance, or a related field.
  • Strong knowledge of relevant regulations and standards.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

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