وظائف شاغرة

من: 28-09-2017 لغاية: 31-12-2017

Chief Dealer Fixed Income

Job Purpose:

Assist the Chief of the Treasury Division in managing the bonds unit by providing analysis and monitoring of the assigned bonds investment portfolios, providing research and analysis for investment selection, implementing the approved investment strategy, and monitoring the investment structure and risks relative to the established policies.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Follow and communicate all relevant departmental policies, processes, standard operating procedures and instructions to subordinates so that work is carried out in a controlled and consistent manner and in full compliance. Recommend improvements to the treasury and investment department policies in order to improve and enhance the overall department performance.

 

  • Assist in managing the surplus liquidity through optimal deployment of funds within the framework of the Treasury policy, procedures and plans, and strengthen the financial positioning of the Fund through effective monitoring of investment activities.

     

  • Monitor all the AMF's managed bonds portfolios through regularly reviewing the valuation, performance, interest rates, maturity, characteristics and risk parameters relative to benchmarks in order to secure the timely identification of any potential discrepancies, define their causes, and recommend the appropriate course of action and available solutions.

     

  • Continuously monitor the downgrade/upgrade of the bonds holdings and report exceptions and ensure the system is updated.

     

  • Stay up-to-date with financial markets developments, in order to consider the implications of these markets movements on the Fund’s future investment activities and make informed decision regarding the allocation of the investment resources for the managed portfolios.

 

 
  • Select the appropriate investment opportunities through utilizing the analysis, research and due-diligence reports of investment management firms, banks and other external financial institutions in order to identify the appropriate investment allocation.

     

  • Assist the chief of treasury in managing the bonds investments associated risks through monitoring the ratings and limits of the bonds portfolios to ensure they are within the investment policies and guidelines, maintaining high quality bond portfolios in terms of credit rating, class, and geographical distribution, and regularly reviewing the bond grading/rating and reporting any exception to the management accordingly, so that investment objectives and mandates are met.

     

  • Recommend improvement to division systems, processes, practices and investment guidelines.

     

  • Carry out any other work assignments relevant to the Division.

 

Skills:

Qualifications and practical Experience and Skills.

 

  1. National of member Arab Countries or of Arab origin.

     

  2. Master degree in finance or Investment Management from a reputable university. Professional qualifications of CFA or equivalent from a recognized international institution is preferable. Professional dealing certificates is also an advantage.

     

  3. Minimum 10 years of experience in bond investment management with at least 2 years of experience at a similar position.

     

  4. Professional use of spread sheets, Bloomberg and Reuters and data services.

     

  5. Proficient report writing skills.

       

     

من: 08-09-2017 لغاية: 31-12-2017

Economist-Economic Policy Institute

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من: 08-09-2017 لغاية: 31-12-2017

Financial sector specialist

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من: 08-09-2017 لغاية: 31-12-2017

Assistant Library services

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من: 08-09-2017 لغاية: 04-10-2017

Services Officer

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من: 08-09-2017 لغاية: 31-12-2017

Quantitative Analyst

Job Description

The Arab Monetary Fund (AMF), is a regional Arab financial organization based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. It’s main objectives are laying monetary foundations of Arab economic integration and accelerating the process of economic development in all Arab Countries.

 

AMF is currently seeking to hire a “Quantitative Analyst” in investment Department.

 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

 

1. Ensure, on a daily basis, the completeness, validity, and accuracy of market data used for investment operations.

2. Utilize internal analytics and diagnostics tools to verify market data accuracy and investigate any anomalous historical data moves via other data sources e.g. Bloomberg.

3. Conduct quantitative analytics and modeling projects including development of new models, analytic processes or systems approaches, such as attribution and risk calculations.

4. Interact with the Investment department team members to understand and document their needs for process and systems changes and improvements.

5. Communicate with the IT Division technology staff for the design, development and implementation of any requested systems and models and participate in user acceptance testing of new enhancements.

 

6. Propose new technological and business processes in response to internal or external regulatory requirements.

7. Work closely with the team responsible for monitoring investment risks to enhance risk monitoring, identification and reporting.

8. Act as the first line of communication for the systems used to manage the AMF portfolios.

9. Assist in performing analytics on performance attribution, stress testing and other reporting needs.

Skills

Qualifications and Practical Experience:

 



1. A Master's degree from an accredited university with a quantitative Focus.

2. Professional qualifications such as CFA/ and or CIPM certification is preferred.

3. Command of Arabic and English is a must. French is an asset.

4. Broad knowledge of financial markets, products and risk calculations, applied to historical and hypothetical scenarios of predefined portfolios.

5. Implementation of asset management systems supported by relevant background of operations. An applied understanding of Value at Risk (VaR) and its use in the risk management area is a plus.

6. Advanced desktop technology skills such as Excel and PowerPoint is a must. Other Bloomberg skills are a plus.

7. Not less than 7 years relevant experience in quantitative analytics, modeling and asset management systems implementations, with reputed financial institutions.

 

 

 

The fund offers competitive terms of service in accordance with the applicable employment policy, which includes tax free salary, housing allowance, furniture, air tickets, education allowance, and life & medical insurance.

 



Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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من: 24-08-2017 لغاية: 31-12-2017

Deputy Director, Finance And Computer Department

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من: 19-07-2017 لغاية: 31-12-2017

Economist

Job Description

Arab Monetary Fund, a regional organization based in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates), with the objective of laying monetary foundations of Arab economic integration and accelerating the process of economic development in Arab Countries.



AMF is seeking qualified economists to join its Economic Policy Institute (EPI) in the position of "Senior Economist / Economist". EPI organizes training courses, workshops and seminars in Macroeconomic Management, Monetary & Fiscal Policies, Finance & Banking, in addition to Investment and Economic Restructuring.



Duties & Responsibilities:

* Prepare and present lectures related to Macroeconomic and Financial Sector.

* Conduct researches and prepare studies related to Economic and Financial topics.





The fund offers competitive terms of service in accordance with the applicable employment policy, which includes tax free salary, housing, furniture, air tickets, education allowance, and life & medical insurance.





Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Skills

Minimum Requirements Criteria:



* PhD in Economics, or in Finance from reputed university.

* Minimum 10 years of experience for the post of "Senior Economist", and 5 years for the post of " Economist”

* Great knowledge in statistics and econometrics, and modeling especially in the economic forecasting.

* Great knowledge in dealing with statistical programs such as E-Views. 

* Fluency in speaking, reading and writing in both Arabic and English. And the ability to deliver lectures in Arabic and English.

* Computer Literate.

من: 19-07-2017 لغاية: 31-12-2017

Legal Advisor

Job Description

The Arab Monetary Fund (AMF), is a financial Arab regional organization based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. It’s main objectives are laying monetary foundations of Arab economic integration and accelerating the process of economic development in all Arab Countries.

 

AMF is actively seeking to strengthen the capabilities of its Legal Department by recruiting a “Legal Advisor”.

 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

 

Under the Direct Supervision of the Director of the Legal Department:

• Advise on all legal matters requested by top management, departments and sections and to the Arab Trade Financing Program.

• Maintain the legal rights of the Fund and its employees.

• Review contracts and agreements held between the Fund and other external parties.

• Follow-up on all the legal cases related to the Fund.

• Prepare legal documents agreements such as loans, guarantees and technical assistance contracts.

• Contribute in solutions for administrative issues and disputes.

• Prepare agenda and minutes of meetings for the Board of Governors and Board of Executive Directors.

• Participate in the Fund committees meetings.

• In the absence of the Board of Directors Secretary, acts as the secretariat to the Board of Directors by preparing for meetings and relevant documentation and setting the agenda.

• Be part of the follow-up process with external consultants in order to ensure AMF is provided a reliable, efficient legal service which protects and safeguards AMF’s interests at all times.

• Contribute to the development and implementation of the Fund strategies.

 

Skills

Qualifications and Practical Experience:

 

• National of Arab Countries.

• Law Degree preferably Master Degree in Law from a reputable university.

• Minimum experience of 8 years in legal counseling, advocacy, preferably in central banks, international, or regional financial organizations.

• Fluency in both Arabic and English, knowledge of French language is preferable.

• Age preferably not more than 45 years old.

 

The fund offers competitive terms of service in accordance with the applicable employment policy, which includes tax free salary, housing, furniture, air tickets, education allowance, and life & medical insurance.

 

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

من: 16-07-2017 لغاية: 04-10-2017

Purchasing Officer

 

 

The Arab Monetary Fund (AMF), is a regional Arab financial organization based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. It’s main objectives are laying monetary foundations of Arab economic integration and accelerating the process of economic development in all Arab Countries.

 

AMF is currently seeking to hire a “Purchasing Officer ” in order to contribute in executing Purchasing Unit functions, and assist in the procurement and purchasing transactions for equipment, materials, supplies, capital goods, and services.

 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • Follow the purchasing procedure and its common practices to fulfill the various Department’s requirements of capital goods, supplies and services, and liaison with the concerned departments in that regard.
  • Maintain Suppliers’ register, Service providers, and such other records as are needed for the efficient operation of the purchasing function.
  • Process purchase requisitions / orders within purchasing authority
  • Negotiate and recommend execution of contracts for the purchase of supplies, services and equipment;
  • Prepare RFQ’s. RFP’s and tender Invitations and assist in the development of specifications and conditions.
  • Assess and analyses received bids, quotations, and proposals and submit recommendations and suggestions about them.
  • Assist in preparation of contracts and agreements and negotiate contract terms and conditions, and maintain supplier relationships
  • Administer contract performance, including delivery, receipt, warranty, damages and insurance
  • Develop and maintain constructive and cooperative working relationships with colleagues management and the suppliers.

Qualifications and Practical Experience

  • National of Arab Countries.
  • Bachelor degree in Accounting or Business Administration.
  • Minimum experience of 7 years in the required field.
  • Fluency in both Arabic and English, and ability to communicate both verbally and in writing in both languages.
  • To have planning and organizing skills.
  • Good negotiations skills.
  • Good computers skills.
  • Age preferably not more than 35 years old

    The fund offers competitive terms of service in accordance with the applicable employment policy, which includes tax free salary, housing allowance, furniture, air tickets, education allowance, and life & medical insurance.

  • Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

من: 16-07-2017 لغاية: 04-10-2017

Maintenance Engineer

Arab Monetary Fund, a regional organization based in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates), with the objective of laying monetary foundations of Arab economic integration and accelerating the process of economic development in Arab Countries.

AMF is seeking Maintenance Engineer working closely with the Senior Maintenance Engineer directed by Administration Department Director

 

Responsibilities:

  • Plan, program and execute preventive & corrective maintenance and running repairs of HVAC, mechanical and electrical and Plumbing systems of all equipment and materials such as lighting, air-conditioning, electrical distribution, generator sets, water supply, plumbing,  fire protection and fire safety systems, lifts, telecommunication and potentially building management system with the assistance of technical team in line with Safety and Comfort of the occupants and record all necessary information.
  • Responsible for general property appearance and maintenance.
  • Conduct regular inspections and service mechanical, electrical systems and its equipment and make necessary adjustments on operating equipment and its controls in an acceptable manner.
  • Manage Procurement of equipment, fixtures and spare parts, materials…etc in line with maintenance request / maintenance schedule/repairs.
  • Manage a team of technical people engaged in operation, repair and maintenance of buildings and building facilities and equipment in a safe manner while providing necessary training to the staff.
  • Ability to diagnose and  trouble shoot the breakdown and  failures of Chiller / Air conditioning / Pumps / Electrical system including  switch gears, generators etc.
  • Capable of  understanding and monitoring of Civil repairs, carpentry work and furniture repairs.
  • Respond to all emergency callouts on 24/7 basis

Requirements Criteria

  • Arab national, age not more than 45 years.
  • Bachelor degree preferably in Mechanical Engineering  with minimum 10 years of experience in the high-rise building maintenance activities
  • Fluency in both Arabic and English languages.
  • Good knowledge of computer applications.
  • High problem solving ability.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and projects concurrently
  • High time management skills
  • Good communication & reporting skills

The fund offers competitive terms of service in accordance with the applicable employment policy, which includes tax free salary, housing, furniture, air tickets, education allowance, and life & medical insurance.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

 

من: 16-07-2017 لغاية: 31-12-2017

Reception Assistant

The Arab Monetary Fund (AMF), is a regional Arab financial organization based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. It’s main objectives are laying monetary foundations of Arab economic integration and accelerating the process of economic development in all Arab Countries.

 

AMF is currently seeking to hire a “Reception Assistant ”, who will be the first point of contact for the organization and will provide administrative support across the organization and handle the flow of employees and visitors entering and leaving AMF building.

 



Primary Tasks and Responsibilities:

 

• Greets, assists and directs employees, visitors and Responds to public inquiries.

 

• Receives, directs and relays telephone messages and fax messages.

 

• Coordinates the pick-up and delivery of express services (FedEx, UPS, etc.)

 

• Provides word-processing and secretarial support.

 

• Answers all incoming calls and handles caller’s inquiries whenever possible.

 

• Re-directs calls as appropriate and takes adequate messages when required.

 

• Performs other administrative duties as assigned by the manager.

Skills

Qualifications and Practical Experience

• National of Arab Countries.

• Minimum High school degree.

• Minimum experience of 2 years in the required field. 

• Fluency in both Arabic and English.

• Strong interpersonal, communication and organizing skills.

• Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

• Professional appearance

• Age preferably not more than 35 years old.

 

The fund offers competitive terms of service in accordance with the applicable employment policy, which includes tax free salary, housing, furniture, air tickets, education allowance, and life & medical insurance.

 

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

من: 16-07-2017 لغاية: 31-12-2017

Senior Regulatory Compliance Officer

The Arab Monetary Fund (AMF), is an Arab Regional Organization based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Its main objective is laying monetary foundations of Arab economic integration and accelerating the process of economic development in all Arab Countries. AMF is seeking to recruit a “Senior Regulatory Compliance Officer” in the Treasury & Investment Department.

 

Job Purpose

 

Act as senior member of the External Portfolios and Analysis Division of the Treasury & Investment Department. Provide a first line of support and assistance to the Treasury and Investment Department in handling inquiries regarding regulatory issues and tax matters. Assist the department in negotiating legal terms with external managers and banks. Act as a liaison with the AMF Legal Department, where necessary.

 

Duties & Responsibilities:

 

  • Document and communicate key relevant regulatory developments internally.

  • Devise systems and processes to monitor regulatory matters.

  • Identify and analyze areas of potential risk from regulatory.  

  • Produce reports and presentations outlining findings, explaining risks positions and recommend changes.

  • Devise scenario analyses reflecting possible severe market events.

  • Develop contingency plans to deal with emergencies related to regulatory matters.

  • Identify and study the exposures to regulatory regimes and recommend improvements.

  • Communicate and negotiate with counterparties on ISDA, GMRA and CSA and other related agreements prior to submission to AMF Legal Department in order to maximize the benefits to the AMF.

  • Review investment guidelines to ensure compliance with Investment Policy of external portfolios.

  • Review subscription forms for funds of hedge funds and property funds.

  • Complete and submit self-certification forms as required by custodians and external bond managers, funds of hedge funds and property funds.

  • Review subscription forms for service providers.

  • Draft, assemble, and file original documentation and submission materials to regulatory authorities to ensure that all submissions are accurate, of high quality and well supported by literature and regulatory foundations, and are in conformance with appropriate statutes, regulations, and guidelines.

  • Track submissions to adequately respond to inquiries and requests.

  • Remain current on developments in field(s) of expertise, regulatory requirements, and industry trends.

  • Interpret and evaluate proposed regulations and advise on impact of such regulations on the business.

  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge on international and domestic regulatory requirements.

  • Maintain regulatory intelligence through continuous monitoring of regulatory landscape; identify risks, mitigation, and resolution strategies.

  • Prepare reports to meet international regulations and reporting requirements.

  • Update relevant departmental procedures as required.

  • Ability to facilitate and provide leadership in interpreting regulatory standards and guidance in coordination with AMF Legal Department.

  • Ensure that AMF complies with regulations in markets in which it has exposures. 

  • Provide documents relating to AMF and other portfolios’ position on the status of AMF to counterparties upon request.

  • Ensure that appropriate exemptions are undertaken to minimize tax consequences of investment decisions.

  • Document and communicate key tax risks.

  • Devise systems and processes to monitor tax risks.

  • Identify and analyze areas of potential risk from tax perspective

  • Develop contingency plans to deal with emergencies related to tax matters.

  • Complete and submit the necessary tax forms in a timely manner.

  • Respond to various taxing authority notices.

  • Perform Tax research, as required.

  • Upkeep compliance and internal controls on tax matters.

  • Calculate tax liability, ensuring compliance is completed speedily and efficiently, and submitting tax returns and associated documents by the appropriate deadlines.

  • Create tax strategies for AMF.

  • Ensure that AMF complies with tax requirements in the markets in which it has exposures. 

  • Communicate the tax-exempt status of AMF and all other portfolios to relevant authorities.

  • Follow up and complete all necessary documents for tax and compliance as requested by various counterparties and regulators.

  • Maintain the tax-exempt status of AMF and other portfolios where applicable.

 

Qualifications and Practical Experience:

 

  • Bachelor Degree in Law or Taxation from a reputable and recognized university.

  • Master degree in Law from a reputable university’s and /or professional qualification of CPA are a plus.

  • At least 7 years of experience in regulatory and tax affairs of an investment entity, supranational organization or bank.

 

Skills:

 

  • Able to implement and comply with policies, procedures, and processes.

  • Ability to work under pressure and plan for own work schedules and priorities.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and technically challenging environment.

  • Must be self-motivated and self-disciplined and able to prioritize and handle multiple tasks and responsibilities.

  • Proficient in report writing skills.

  • Proficient knowledge of regulatory environment.

  • Proficient knowledge of Anti Money Laundering (AML) and Know Your Customer (KYC) legislations.

  • Proficient in understanding of financial markets.

  • Good command of Arabic and English language skills.

 

The Fund offers competitive terms of service in accordance with the applicable employment policy, which includes tax free salary, housing, furniture, air tickets, education allowance, and life & medical insurance.

من: 06-07-2017 لغاية: 30-06-2010

مسؤول مشتريات

صندوق النقد العربي مؤسسة مالية عربية مقرها في مدينة أبوظبي، دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة، يهدف إلى إرساء أسس التكامل الاقتصادي العربي والإسراع بعملية التنمية الاقتصادية في البلدان العربية.
 
 يرغب الصندوق في شغل وظيفة " مسؤول مشتريات " للمساهمة في تنفيذ مهام وحدة المشتريات والمساعدة في عمليات شراء المعدات والمواد والمستهلكات والمشتريات الرأسمالية والخدمات.
 
المهام الرئيسية:
 
*  اتباع إجراء الشراء والأصول المرعية  لتوفير متطلبات الدوائر المختلفة من المشتريات الرأسمالية واللوازم والخدمات،
    والتنسيق مع الدوائر المعنية في هذا الصدد.
*  الاحتفاظ بقائمة الموردين ومزودي الخدمات، وسجلات العطاءات والعقود والسجلات الأخرى اللازمة.
*  تنفيذ عملية الشراء ضمن الصلاحيات المحددة.
*  التفاوض والتوصية تمهيداً لتنفيذ عقود شراء اللوازم والخدمات والمعدات؛
*  إعداد طلبات استدراج العروض والمناقصات ودعوات تقديم العطاءات والمساعدة في وضع المواصفات والشروط.
*  إجراء تقييم وتحليل العروض والعطاءات وتقديم التوصيات والمقترحات بشأنها.
*  المساهمة في إعداد العقود، والتفاوض على شروط التعاقد، وإدارة العلاقات مع الموردين.
*  إدارة تنفيذ العقود، بما في ذلك التسليم والاستلام والضمان، والأضرار والتأمين.
*  إنشاء وتطوير علاقات عمل بناءة وتعاونية مع الزملاء والإدارة والموردين.
 
المؤهلات العلمية والخبرات العملية المطلوبة:

*  أن يكون المتقدم من الجنسية العربية.
*  شهادة البكالوريوس في المحاسبة أو إدارة الأعمال أو ما يعادلهما.
*  خبرة عملية لا تقل عن 7 سنوات في مجال العمل المطلوب.
*  إتقان اللغتين العربية والانجليزية والقدرة على التواصل الشفهي والكتابي في كلتيهما.
*  أن يكون لديه مهارات في مجال التخطيط والتنظيم.
*  أن يتمتع بمهارات تفاوض جيدة.
*  أن يكون لديه معرفة جيدة في تطبيقات الحاسب الآلي.
*  يُفضل أن لا يزيد عمره عن 35 سنه.
  
يوفر الصندوق لشاغل هذه الوظيفة حزمة مزايا منافسة وفقاً لسياسة التوظيف المطبقة والتي تشمل الراتب والسكن والأثاث وتذاكر سفر ومساهمة في نفقات تعليم الأولاد وتأمين طبي وعلى الحياة.
 
 
سيتم الاتصال فقط بالذين يتم ترشيحهم لشغل هذه الوظيفة.

من: 01-06-2017 لغاية: 31-12-2017

IT Helpdesk Officer

Arab Monetary Fund is a Regional Arab Organisation, Founded in 1976, and has started operations in 1977. Member Countries (22) are: Jordan, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Tunisia, Algeria, Djibouti, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Somalia, Iraq, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Egypt, Morocco, Mauritania, Yemen, Comoros. 

Objectives
The fund aims at contributing to the achievement of the following objectives: 

1.Correcting disequilibria in the balance of payments of member States. 
2.Striving for the removal of restrictions on current payments between member States. 
3.Establishing policies and modes of Arab monetary co-operation. 
4.Rendering advice, whenever called upon to do so, with regard to policies related to the investment of the financial resources of member States in foreign markets. 
5.Promoting the development of Arab financial markets. 
6.Paving the way towards the creation of a unified Arab currency. 
7.Promote trade among member States.

Position Summary

The IT helpdesk Officer position reports to the Head, IT Operations Unit in the IT Division.  It provides support and maintenance to the computer desktop environment at the Arab Monetary Fund by understanding user requirements, resolving technical issues, installing hardware and software solutions.  It is also responsible for the administration and internal support of AMF’s application and operating systems, PCs, printers, servers, and related equipment.

Specific duties and responsibilities

  • Serving as the first point of contact for users seeking technical assistance over the phone, helpdesk System, email.
  • Performing remote troubleshooting through diagnostic techniques and pertinent questions.
  • Determining the best solution based on the issue and details provided by users.
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and resolve issues related to operating systems, hardware and software.
  • Respond to queries either in person or over the phone.
  • Provide technical assistance and support for incoming queries and issues related to computer systems, software, and hardware.
  • Document issues, incidents, remedies and conversations via specialized helpdesk application(s) to create a log that can be referenced by other engineers and for training purposes.
  • Provide support in accordance with established processes.
  • Walk user through problem-solving process.
  • Direct unresolved issues to the next level of support.
  • Provide accurate information on IT products or services.
  • Record events and problems and their resolution in logs
  • Identify and suggest possible improvements on procedures.
  • Maintain daily performance of computer systems.
  • Install, modify, and repair computer hardware and software.
  • Run diagnostic programs to resolve problems.
  • Utilize and maintain the helpdesk tracking software
  • Maintain inventory of all equipment, software and software licenses
  • Perform timely workstation hardware and software upgrades as required.
  • Resolve technical problems with Local Area Networks (LAN), Wide Area Networks (WAN), and other systems.
  • Follow up with users to ensure issue has been resolved.
  • Gain feedback from users about computer usage.

Technical Skills

  1. Tech savvy with working knowledge of office automation products, databases and remote access and diagnosis.
  2. Good understanding of computer systems, mobile devices and other tech products.
  3. Ability to diagnose and resolve basic technical issues.
  4. Good communication skills in Arabic and English.
  5. Customer-oriented and cool-tempered

Position Requirements

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Business, Communications or related field
  2. At least 3 years of relevant and proven experience as a help desk technician or other customer support role

Adequate technical skills and character. 

من: 01-06-2017 لغاية: 31-12-2017

Head, Systems Development Unit

Arab Monetary Fund is a Regional Arab Organisation, Founded in 1976, and has started operations in 1977. Member Countries (22) are: Jordan, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Tunisia, Algeria, Djibouti, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Somalia, Iraq, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Egypt, Morocco, Mauritania, Yemen, Comoros. 

Objectives
The fund aims at contributing to the achievement of the following objectives: 

1.Correcting disequilibria in the balance of payments of member States. 
2.Striving for the removal of restrictions on current payments between member States. 
3.Establishing policies and modes of Arab monetary co-operation. 
4.Rendering advice, whenever called upon to do so, with regard to policies related to the investment of the financial resources of member States in foreign markets. 
5.Promoting the development of Arab financial markets. 
6.Paving the way towards the creation of a unified Arab currency. 
7.Promote trade among member States.

 

Position Summary

The Head, Systems Development Unit, reports to the Chief, IT Division within the Finance and IT Department at the Arab Monetary Fund.  This is a key position responsible to support AMF’s IT strategic direction, and to lead the delivery of systems development and maintenance projects.

Strategy and Planning

  • Panning: Identify, prioritize and schedule projects to meet the IT planning objectives in coordination with the Chief, IT Division within the context of the IT strategy.  This responsibility includes setting up work plans and execution time schedule as well as defining the technical and personnel requirements and coordinating with external parties as required.
  • Budgeting:  Assist the Chief of IT Division in the development of the annual IT budgets in line with the overall IT strategy and businesses plans. Ensure all the related activities are carried out in compliance to the approved budget.
  • Resources:  Accomplishes system development unit operations human resource objectives by orienting, signing, scheduling, coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring, appraising, and enforcing policies and procedures.

Development Unit Management

  • Supervision:  Supervise the planning and implementation of IT development initiatives aiming to an effective achievement of the unit objectives. Ensuring that unit operations are executed successfully and planned results are obtained.
  • Performance: Maximizing the performance of the unit.  Delegating appropriately and monitoring activities of subordinates.
  • Collaboration:  Build effective relationships both within and outside the IT Division. Foster effective team work, creating an environment so that subordinates can accomplish their assignments and responding to the needs of the AMF’s users.
  • Standards and procedures:  Establish and enforce IT processes, methodologies, standards and best practices. Communicate the requirements of operational procedures and instructions to subordinates and monitor their adherence so that work is carried out in a controlled manner.
  • Develop subordinates: Help them to maximize their contribution, challenging, empowering, keeps them engaged, be supportive, positive enabler and motivator.
  • Technology: Keep up to date with relevant technologies and implement the general executive plans and projects of developing the systems as per set strategies
  • Business knowledge:  Keep up to date with changes in activities and required business knowledge related to AMF core activities including investment, finance and lending operations.
  • Scheduling: Monitor the operations of the Systems Development Unit to meet planned targets and financial objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing an annual budget of the unit; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions

Systems Development responsibilities

  • Feasibility studies:  Conduct feasibility studies for the application plans that require reengineering or updating.
  • Development:  Achieves system development unit operational objectives by maintaining current systems; evaluating, recommending, testing and installing new technology; preparing and completing action plans; implementing production, productivity, quality, and AMF standards; resolving problems; completing audits; determining system improvements; implementing change.
  • Maintenance:  Develop work processes for effective maintenance and of the internally and externally developed or acquired applications.
  • User needs:  Determines IT service requirements by analyzing needs of users/departments; prioritizing modifications to core system applications; resolves organizational conflict; developing and implementing documentation requirements for problem resolution.
  • Quality:  Improves quality results by evaluating and upgrading processes; directing changes.
  • System solutions:  Recommends system solutions by comparing advantages and disadvantages of custom development and purchase alternatives.
  • Specifications: Define the work requirement description for the application that are set to be developed in coordination with the using parties.  Protect operations by keeping information confidential
  • Testing:  Provide test and installation support by guiding users on testing the systems as part of the system approval process and training the users on the existing and new systems.
  • Documentation:  Assist subordinates in the Development and implementation of IT user manuals for the users and operational unit to facilitate effective maintenance of all IT systems and units.
  • Support: Provide support to the operation unit in providing user friendly operational environment for the internally developed applications.

Position Requirements

  • A Degree in Information Technology or Computer Science. Relevant training or a higher professional certification in IT projects management or systems development.
  • Minimum 16 years if BS and 10 years if MS and relevant engagement in IT development projects with particular strength in Oracle and systems design.
  • In-depth understanding of Business IT technologies.
  • Experience with ERP, oracle environments is a must
  • Relevant skills in IT strategy and planning, business analysis, systems design, applications development, database management, and IT security
  • Arabic and English Language skills are a must
  • Effective ability in working under pressure and planning for own and others’ work schedules and priorities. 

من: 01-06-2017 لغاية: 31-12-2017

IT Security Officer

Arab Monetary Fund is a Regional Arab Organisation, Founded in 1976, and has started operations in 1977. Member Countries (22) are: Jordan, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Tunisia, Algeria, Djibouti, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Somalia, Iraq, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Egypt, Morocco, Mauritania, Yemen, Comoros. 

Objectives
The fund aims at contributing to the achievement of the following objectives: 

1.Correcting disequilibria in the balance of payments of member States. 
2.Striving for the removal of restrictions on current payments between member States. 
3.Establishing policies and modes of Arab monetary co-operation. 
4.Rendering advice, whenever called upon to do so, with regard to policies related to the investment of the financial resources of member States in foreign markets. 
5.Promoting the development of Arab financial markets. 
6.Paving the way towards the creation of a unified Arab currency. 
7.Promote trade among member States.

Position summary

The IT Security Officer function is viewed to be one of the key functions supporting the design, implementation and monitoring of the information security structure at the Arab Monetary Fund.  In this capacity, the Security Officer reports directly to the Chief, IT Division within the Finance and IT Department at the Arab Monetary Fund.  It further supports AMF’s IT strategic direction by proactively considering security threats and initiatives.  To this end, the role requires an enthusiastic and passionate professional with a keen interest and ability to keep abreast of developments in information and communications technology.

Responsibilities

  1. Maintaining a solid in depth understanding of the security issues and vulnerabilities facing the components of the IT environment at the Arab Monetary Fund.
  2. Keeping well informed about the threats facing ICT in general and in what relates to the preventive measures and tools recommended to address AMF environment in particular.
  3. Providing support to the IT Division in formulating and implementing security programs.  This includes proposing policies and providing configuration management for security-relevant information system software, hardware, and firmware. 
  4. Providing technical security guidance with value added, based on relevant industry standards and organizational policies.
  5. Developing the Body of Evidence to support the assessment and authorization of information systems
  6. Using vulnerability assessment tools to develop and interpret risk assessment reports.
  7. Identifying the security categorization of information systems and documenting relevant security controls.
  8. Performing regular system inspections, tests, periodic system audits, conducts media reviews and comprehensive investigations of computer security incidents.
  9. Coordinating with other organizations and vendors for expertise as needed.

Professional skills

  1. Ability to follow analytical approach when hunting for IT security holes
  2. Ability to assess possible vulnerabilities and to fill the gaps
  3. Perform assessments to vulnerabilities and execute penetration tests
  4. Ability to demonstrate and forensically exhibit how IT networks are attacked.
  5. Readiness and ability to train and educate users at various levels on the importance of cyber security and means of protection.
  6. Ability to anticipate and expect potential cyber-attacks and to take advance measures to increase security arrangements and precautions to nullify such attacks.
  7. Ability to work within a team in a demanding environment.
  8. Must be able to articulate risk mitigations and answer technical security enquiries in a professional manner.

Technical skills

  1. Understanding of system vulnerabilities and exploitation
  2. Understanding of vulnerability mitigation.
  3. DOD 8570 compliance (CISSP, Security +, etc.)
  4. Enhanced knowledge in Risk Management and mitigation
  5. Knowledgeable in cyber threats and attacks
  6. Solid awareness of best practices, security standards and governing controls
  7. Skillful in analyzing technical problems from various perspectives.
  8. Proven skills in diagnosing and troubleshooting security related problems
  9. Understand architecture, administration, and management of various operating systems and IT networks
  10. Knowledge in configuring network devices especially routers, switches, firewalls and other traffic filters as per industry standards and promoted guidelines
  11. Appropriate skills in managing and reporting security incidents
  12. Must have strong analytical skills that enable understanding computer systems, identifying potential weaknesses, and designing and implementing possible solutions.
  13. Skills in Network and Systems monitoring and Administration
  14. Proven skills and experience in ethical hacking of systems and networks

Position Requirements

  1. Bachelor Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, MIS or other related business specialization from a reputed university is a must.
  2. Certifications in CISSP, CAP, Security+, or related is a plus
  3. Must have at least 10 years of working experience in relevant IT security position, with a good portfolio of relevant professional and technical skills.
  4. 5+ years of experience hardening operating systems (Linux, Windows).
  5. 5+ years of experience with vulnerability and compliance scanning tools
  6. Must have exceptional writing capabilities on technical and process security controls.

Excellent communication skills in Arabic and English.

من: 01-06-2017 لغاية: 31-12-2017

Accountant

Arab Monetary Fund is a Regional Arab Organisation, Founded in 1976, and has started operations in 1977. Member Countries (22) are: Jordan, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Tunisia, Algeria, Djibouti, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Somalia, Iraq, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Egypt, Morocco, Mauritania, Yemen, Comoros. 

Objectives
The fund aims at contributing to the achievement of the following objectives: 

1.Correcting disequilibria in the balance of payments of member States. 
2.Striving for the removal of restrictions on current payments between member States. 
3.Establishing policies and modes of Arab monetary co-operation. 
4.Rendering advice, whenever called upon to do so, with regard to policies related to the investment of the financial resources of member States in foreign markets. 
5.Promoting the development of Arab financial markets. 
6.Paving the way towards the creation of a unified Arab currency. 
7.Promote trade among member States.

Start date:  Urgent

Duties:

  • Understand business transactions of the organization and prepare relevant accounting entries using computerized business and accounting systems.
  • Comply with applicable accounting policies and procedures and pronouncements of International Financial Reporting Standards.
  • Engage in continuous update of accounting procedures and internal controls
  • Contribute to improving the functionality and reporting of computerized business and accounting systems.
  • Analyze and investigate accounting transactions prepare periodic financial statements and various performance and budgeting reports.
  • Contribute to the identification of opportunities for continuous improvement of processes and practices.

Character

  • Focused and energetic
  • Responsible
  • Positive attitude
  • Committed
  • Disciplined
  • Growth potential

Education

  • Solid intermediate and secondary education
  • Bachelor degree with emphasis on Accounting or Finance from reputable university.
  • Pre ferably working towards a higher degree or formal financial management or accounting qualification (CPA, CMA).

Skills

  • Good communication skills in Arabic and English,
  • Professional working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, principally Excel and Word,
  • Good analytical skills,
  • Control awareness,
  • knowledge in the implementation of policies & procedures,
  • Understanding of International Accounting Standards,
  • Financial analysis and planning skills,
  • Report writing and presentation skills
  • Technical thinking and problem solving skills

Experience

  • Relevant accounting experience in disciplined working environment
  • Minimum 6 years if BS and 4 years if MS, or professional qualification.
  • Involvement in systems an procedures is a must
  • Working experience in Oracle based accounting applications or other systems is a plus

من: 01-03-2017 لغاية: 30-06-2017

Senior Financial Sector Specialist

Arab Monetary Fund, a regional organization based in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates), with the objective of laying monetary foundation of Arab economic integration and accelerating the process of economic development in Arab Countries, in addition to its role as the Technical Secretariat of both the Arab Central Banks Governors Council and its subcommittees, as well as the Arab Finance Ministers Council.

 

AMF seeks to appoint a “Senior Financial Sector Specialist” in the Arab Financial Markets Division within the Economic and Technical Department of the Fund.

 

In view of the Fund’s strategy aiming at “Developing programs and initiatives to strengthen the financial and monetary sectors, and enhancing access to finance and financial services” on the one hand, and “Strengthening the Fund’s position as a key center of convergence and consultation for policy-makers, particularly its role as the Technical Secretariat of the Arab Central Banks Governors Council and its subcommittee the Arab Committee on Banking Supervision” on the other hand, the Fund is in the process of implementing various activities and programs including those that concern banking supervision and financial stability. Therefore, the primary focus of this position is banking supervision and financial stability topics, in addition to a total knowledge of the major aspects related to the financial sector and capital markets development in the region.

 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Contribution in the elaboration of the annual financial stability report on the Arab region.
  2. Contribution in the organization and preparation of the meetings of the Arab Committee on Banking Supervision, and the Regional Task Force on Financial Stability.
  3. Follow-up with the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, and the Financial Stability Board, as well as all the other relevant authorities.
  4. Follow-up with the Arab Central Banks and Monetary Agencies on topics and issues related to banking supervision and financial stability.
  5. Data analysis and preparation of working papers and studies related to banking supervision and financial stability.
  6. Participation in field missions organized in the context of the financial sector development initiatives of the Fund.
  7. Contribution in the organization of the meetings, conferences and workshops organized by the AMF on relevant topics.
  8. Formulating suggestions regarding the development of the Arab capital markets division’s work and activities in light with its mandate and objectives.

 

Qualifications and Practical Experience:

The candidate should:

  • be a national of member Arab countries or of Arab origin;
  • hold a Master Degree or a PHD in economics or finance from a reputable university, with the presence of relevant research studies or working papers published considered an advantage;
  • have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in managerial positions in the financial sector in the Arab region;
  • have a deep expertise on international principles and standards related to banking supervision and financial stability ;
  • have the capacity to work under pressure and in a multi-cultural environment;
  • be fluent in both Arabic and English, with knowledge of French considered an advantage;
  • have an excellent knowledge of Microsoft office applications;
  • be less than 40 years old.

 

The fund offers competitive terms of service in accordance with the applicable employment policy, which includes tax free salary, housing, furniture, air tickets, education allowance, and life & medical insurance.

 

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

من: 05-01-2017 لغاية: 31-08-2017

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