AF22481 - Risk & Fraud Prevention Manager | Al Futtaim Group Audit | Dubai, UAE

Department: Al Futtaim Group Audit
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 20-Feb-2016

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.


Al-Futtaim Group Divisions include Al-Futtaim Travel, GMASCO, and shared services for IT, Finance and HR. Audit, Legal, Treasury and Investment Management are also managed at a Group level.

Group Audit

Group Audit is based in Al-Futtaim's head office in Dubai Festival City.

About the Role:

We are currently building a pool of candidates for the Risk and Fraud Prevention Manager position to be based in our Dubai head office.

The primary responsibility of the role is to oversee the corporate risk management function and to ultimately champion the risk management framework process. Furthermore, to assist internal and external auditors in utilizing the results of ERM output for the purposes of audit planning and execution. This function would also provide comfort to the Audit Committee with regards to how risks are being identified and managed across the portfolio.

About You:

To be considered for this exciting opportunity, you must have MBA, CA or appropriate business degree with 5-10 years’ experience at a senior position in similar capacity within the MENA region preferably. 

Well-developed risk consciousness, working understanding of the organization's core business processes, familiarity with internal controls, previous audit/control/risk management experience and strong presentation and reporting skills are required for this role.

Industry knowledge of the Auto, Retail and Real Estate industries is an advantage.

Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.