Job Opportunities

Position: Assistant Director - Group Finance for a leading Financial Institution in Bahrain.

Profile of the Candidate

Qualifications :
- University Degree in Accounting.
- Professionally qualified accountant. (CA/CPA)
- Additional qualification: CFA and/or ACII preferred

Technical Skills :

- Expert knowledge in finance and accounting
- Expert knowledge of IFRS
- Expert knowledge of insurance accounting and/ or investment accounting
- Proficiency in written and spoken English.
- Business Planning skills.
- Analytical skills.
- People Management skills.
- Proficiency in MS Office applications.

Experience :

- Minimum of 10 years' experience in a senior managerial position. Ideally should have insurance accounting / investment accounting experience. Exposure to business planning and budgeting would be an advantage.

Soft Skills :

- Proven ability to lead and motivate a team
- Highly motivated and keen to take on challenges
- Able to eloquently present information to Management & others
- Composed and not easily flustered
- Willing to train and develop the team

Interested candidates may send their CV to

Job vacancy - internal Auditor for a medium size investment bank in Bahrain

Position Title: Internal Auditor(Associate)/Asst. Manager - Position can be explored based  on experience of candidate

Experience required:

  • 2-5 years of relevant experience in Internal Audit in a Bank, Investment Bank, Investment Firm or in a professional Audit firm.
  • Candidate has to have Financial service sector experience – particularly Banking and  Investment Management industry
  • Good knowledge of CBB regulations, applicable to Banking industry/similar regulations in other jurisdictions


(Experience in internal audit of asset management industry  [Fund accounting and reporting], relevant regulatory requirements etc. is highly recommended_ – other applications will not be considered) 

Mandatory Educational requirements and other pre-requisites

  • Degree in Accounting/Commerce/similar
  • Professional accounting certification (CA)
  • CIA- desirable
  • Excellent skills in Excel with good skills in Word and PowerPoint
  • Good report writing skills
  • Job Skills:  Audit planning and organization skills, Good Communication,  ability to gather, analyze and evaluate data and prepare audit reports

Systems competencies

  • MS Office (as above)
  • Knowledge and use of Core Banking systems (such as Temenos T24 ); other Fund management & reporting systems will be a very big plus
  • Audit working paper software knowledge such as IDEAL, teammate is desirable, though not a requirement

Behavioral Competencies:

  • Excellent communication skills, diplomacy.
  • Analytical thinking, integrity, professionalism.


  • Assist with Audit Plan preparation
  • Conduct audits as per the annual audit plan and audit charter and ensure adherence to audit deadlines
  • Learn and thoroughly understand the business processes, related risks and controls, and collect credible information to support conclusions and findings in the audit report
  • Learn and continually update himself/herself regarding all relevant regulations applicable

Please note that the last date to receive the application is 10th June 2018.
Only Short listed candidates will be called for the interviews.

Interested Candidates May send their CV to