Data Risk Manager Full-time Job

3 weeks ago   IT & Telecoms   Dubai   42 views Reference: 26941
Job Details

Manage and control day-to-day operational activities to ensure delivery of quality services;

Drive the successful implementation of key initiatives and projects and share best practices;

Monitor compliance over all Data related activities across the ME region in accordance with the Network standards and all local data related legislations in applicable jurisdictions across the ME;

Introduce best practices and rules to maintain high standards under all data risk pillars;

Set appropriate controls as necessary and appropriate to timely detect data related activities throughout data management lifecycle;

Development and continuous improvement of internal policies and procedures, including evolved regulatory requirements and / or Network standards;

Maintain inventories / repositories for all data related activity, including incidents;

Maintain up-to-date regulatory matrices for all data related legislations;

Review risks and controls to ensure relevant safeguards are being addressed and implemented for new products, applications;

Collaborate and work with all core functions within the firm and provide guidance on all data pillars’ activities;

Support business and other IFS function to achieve their objectives and build strong and effective relationships with key stakeholders and leadership;

Promote awareness;


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 high energy and at a fast pace that will translate into a high quality output.

Mandatory Requirements

8 - 12 years of relevant experience with a Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Risk Management, particularly legal risk and / or operational risk.

Thorough understanding of legislation with solid capabilities to read and interpret law provisions.

Demonstrate strong skills in identifying law provisions that must be transformed into controls and measures within practice.

Strong risk / control analytical skills

Demonstrate ability to achieve a trade-off balance approach

Thorough understanding of control-risk framework

Experience in building risk models and methodologies to maintain visibility on data risk environment

Company Description
PwC is one of the worlds largest providers of assurance, tax, and business consulting services. We believe that the best outcomes are achieved through close collaboration with our clients and the many stakeholder communities we serve. So every day, 250,000 PwC people in 158 countries work hard to build strong relationships with others and understand the issues and aspirations that drive them.
At PwC, we measure success by our ability to create the value that our clients, our people and the wider investing public are looking for. As a one of the worlds largest professional services firms, PwC can offer a wide range of services and brings variety of skills and experience to bear on your issues.
Established in the Middle East region for 40 years, PwC has over 4,500 people. Complementing our depth of industry expertise and breadth of skills is our sound knowledge of local business environments across the Middle East.