banking jobs and careers in UAE 2023 | Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank

  banking jobs and careers in UAE 2023 | Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank

banking jobs and careers in UAE 2023 | Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank

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Lead - Business Continuity

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank  بنك ابوظبي التجاري

  • Founded in 1985, ADCB places its focus on the UAE where it helps make a significant contribution to the economy and society it serves.
  • The aspiration to be the bank of choice in the United Arab Emirates is reinforced by the strength of strategy and effectiveness.
  • Guided by the Bank's values of Integrity, Caring, Ambition, Respect and Discipline and by placing the Bank's customers at the center of its decision-making process, ADCB has become a highly recognized brand trusted by its stakeholders.
  • ADCB offers many opportunities throughout the organization for those looking to pursue a fulfilling career that enables them to work with colleagues and clients from all over the world.
  • These roles cover all key areas within ADCB, from retail, commercial and investment banking to support functions such as finance, HR, technology and marketing.
  • At ADCB, we always strive to bring out the best in every employee.
  • Performance is evaluated not only on results but also on how results are achieved.
  • The belief in doing things the ADCB way, which makes the bank stand out from the crowd.

Job Purpose

  • To embed and execute ADCB’s enterprise-wide Business Continuity Framework (BCM) to ensure the bank’s Operational Risks are managed within the agreed appetite.


  • Design and recommend changes to the business continuity framework, policy and standard operating procedures to facilitate effective risk management on an enterprise level.
  • Recommend/propose and implement the enterprise-wide BCM strategy by initiating business impact analyses in order to determine areas of risk and degree of exposure.
  • Formalise the BCM planning with the business to ensure that standards meet ISO 22031 requirements.
  • Provide support and guidance to business unit heads, Business Operational Risk Manager and BCP coordinators to assist them with interpretation and implementation of policy and framework requirements.
  • Identify training needs, design and deliver training and awareness on BCM to employees across the business to promote a risk management and compliance culture.
  • Create BCM metrics and obtain the data to measure and monitor performance.
  • Formalise and execute bank wide business continuity plans followed by periodic tests and audits, in order to validate the plans and assist business in ensuring their recovery objectives are met.
  • Review all new products, processes, procedures (old and new) and vendors, in order to assess the BCM risks associated with each and recommend remedial action Conduct periodic BCM identification and assessment exercises, in order to ensure that all risks facing the bank have been identified and addressed.
  • Deliver management reports on the status of BCM in order to keep internal stakeholders appraised of the status of BCM.
  • Manage self and team in line with ADCB’s people management policies, procedures, processes and practices to ensure adherence and to maximise own and employee contribution to business performance.
  • Manage the effective achievement of the team’s objectives through setting individual objectives, managing performance, developing the team and providing formal and informal feedback to maximise overall performance, engagement and motivation.
  • Contribute to the preparation of the business area’s budget and manage and monitor the financial performance against the budget so that areas of unsatisfactory performance are identified, rectified promptly and potential performance improvement opportunities are capitalised upon.
  • Recommend and implement improvements to departmental policies, procedures and processes covering all areas of activity, so that all relevant procedural requirements are fulfilled while ensuring that ADCB delivers best-in-class services, products and innovation.
  • Identify opportunities to contribute to organisational and departmental change initiatives, programmes and projects taking into account best practice and standards in the business environment.
  • Demonstrate Our Promise and apply the ADCB Service Standards to deliver the bank’s required levels of service in all internal and external customer interactions.


  • At least 7 years of experience in banking with at least 5 years of experience in operational risk, business continuity or control.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics or Business Administration.
  • Professional Qualifications.
  • MBCI or equivalent.
  • Microsoft Office (Word; Excel and PowerPoint).
  • Analytical Skills.
  • Risk Assessment.

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