Head Corporate Assurance (UAE Nationals only)

Full time Dubai Airports

Job Description


Corporate Assurance

Head – Corporate Assurance

We work at a fast pace. the head office is no different. their business processes are fundamental to our status as a global leader that can respond quickly to any change. this may be a diverse, complex business, but departments such as finance, procurement, legal, risk management and quality assurance ensure agility prevails.

Job Purpose

Title holder is responsible for delivering the Corporate Assurance mandate, from leading the development of the DA’s Internal Assurance plan, Combined Assurance plan across third and fourth lines of defense, and implementation of all audit management activities that cover the execution of DA Internal Assurance plan and overseeing execution of audits executed by external auditors. The role holder will also oversee the establishment and monitoring of all non-conformity reporting and audit gap closures.

Qualification & Education

The jobholder will be educated to a minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a specialization in Finance, Accounting or IT. A Master’s degree in Business Administration with a specialization in Finance, Accounting, IT, Aviation or equivalent is desirable. The job holder will also have a Professional Accounting / Finance Qualification (ACCA, CPA, CIA, etc.)


The jobholder should have a wide and in-depth experience in the fields of Internal Auditing, Internal Control, Audit Assurance, Accounts & Budgeting within a complex stakeholder environment. This is likely to be achieved over 7 years of which at least 5 years should be in leading teams and projects, defining objectives and achieving results by communicating job expectations and evaluating outcomes.


Certification required in any area for professional on-going development or for mandatory purposes.


  • Written and verbal proficiency in Arabic and English
  • Good knowledge of computer applications
  • Business administration in a large sized organization
  • Budgeting and effective cost control techniques
  • Business knowledge/expertise/awareness

Knowledge Of Other Functions/ Groups Within The Organization

Knowledge of Business goals, objectives, direction

Knowledge of departmental policies and procedures

  • Knowledge of DA policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of Risk Management
  • Knowledge of problem-solving techniques

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