Vacancy Details

1264 - Senior Compliance Manager

Location: UAE - Dubai
Business Unit: SCHOOL SUPPORT CENTRE
Closing Date 13-Feb-2018
About GEMS

Trusted for over 55 years and now a third generation education family, GEMS Education began in a single school room in Dubai. Today, we have the privilege of educating over 190,000 students from over 176 countries through GEMS owned and managed schools globally; over 270,000 students access resources through our services division; and we will impact 20 million by 2020 students through the initiatives of our Charity partner Varkey Foundation.

About the Role

The centralized Compliance function is a newly established function within GEMS Education. The Senior Compliance Manager will be supporting the VP Risk & Compliance in setting up and driving the compliance function for GEMS Corporate Office, GEMS Entities and our Schools.

Review the current state of compliance related to the UK listing rules. Propose changes to related processes and reporting tools if required

Review the current state of compliance related to relevant regulations (such as but not limited to educational and infrastructural regulations). Propose changes to related processes and reporting tools if required.

Qualification

University Degree or equivalent

Expected Experience

8- 10 years compliance experience in internationally operating companies, UK listed company experience is a must.

Job-Specific Knowledge & Skills: 

Experience in the educational sector is preferred.
Knowledge of UK listing rules
Extensive experience in development and facilitating compliance training and/or workshops
Project management skills
Strong communicator
Analytical Thinking


About Your Benefits

We offer excellent remuneration package including a competitive tax free salary, visa, tuition fee concession, medical insurance, annual airfare allowance, 30 days annual leave and end of service gratuity. 

About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application.
1. Resume/CV
Important Note : GEMS Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of its students. Applicants will be required to submit a current police criminal clearance check or equivalent from their home country or current country of residence prior to appointment.