Pennell Hart is a UAE based legal and compliance recruitment specialist, placing professionals across the UAE. One of our key clients, a large global organisation in the media space, is seeking to appoint an experienced Compliance Manager to help develop a robust compliance program across the company. This role will be based at their Dubai HQ but will require regular travel to KSA.
Working closely with the General Counsel and Head of Audit, the Compliance Manager will help grow a compliance function from scratch. The ideal candidate will be Arabic speaking (with the ability to draft in Arabic) with at least 7 years+ of corporate compliance experience, ideally gained at a publicly listed company.
You will have solid experience dealing with multi-jurisdictional regulatory frameworks that impact the media sector. Those candidates with a good understanding of the Capital Market Authority regulations would be highly preferred. We are particularly interested in speaking to candidates who can demonstrate proven experience leading an international company through an IPO.
Compliance Managers who’s experience is gained within the media or telecommunications sector will be highly preferred.
Both English and Arabic speaking and drafting is essential. Those without these capabilities will not be considered.
Please apply now if your experience matches these requirements - more detailed job specifications will be discussed upon successful shortlisting.