Compliance Specialist - Office of Compliance & Risk Management

Job Number
2021-7939

Position Summary

UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply

New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) seeks to appoint a Compliance Specialist for the Office of Compliance & Risk Management, reporting to the Chief Compliance Officer

This position will play a pivotal role in the NYUAD's Compliance Program activities.  The Compliance Specialist will be required, among other responsibilities, to:

  • Conduct planned and unplanned worker interviews and accommodation site inspections
  • Assist with coordination of monthly interviews for all contract staff (approximately 30 interviews per month) in collaboration with third party NYUAD suppliers and NYUAD Operations departments to monitor compliance with NYUAD Labor Standards
  • Assist with coordination of meetings with and follow up with NYUAD’s government partner, third party suppliers and NYUAD Operations departments on various labor compliance related issues
  • Receive, review and document labor compliance inquiries and complaints from NYUAD contract workers
  • Assist with coordinating and retaining confidential labor compliance information in accordance with University policy
  • Conduct due diligence reviews of third party vendors
  • Assist with maintenance of a database of OCRM services, compile metrics regarding compliance and risk inquiries, training, monitoring, etc.
  • Provide coordination support and assist with preparation of labor compliance reports and dashboards for Compliance Officers
  • Facilitate the efficient functioning of the OCRM and assist with administrative operations for the department including Human Resources, Communications, etc.

Required Education

  • Bachelors Degree

Preferred Education

  • Training in Labor Compliance Interviews
  • Graduate level degree/MBA

Required Experience

  • Experience in labor compliance environment
  • Fluent in spoken Hindi and/or Urdu
  • Microsoft Office skills

Preferred Experience

  • 3-5 years experience in labor compliance environment and Human Resources
  • Fluent in written and spoken Hindi, Urdu, Malayalam, Sinhalese, and/or Bangla

Other Information
About NYUAD

NYU Abu Dhabi is a degree-granting research university with a fully integrated liberal arts and science undergraduate program in the Arts, Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Engineering. NYU Abu Dhabi, NYU New York, and NYU Shanghai, form the backbone of NYU’s global network university, an interconnected network of portal campuses and academic centers across six continents that enable seamless international mobility of students and faculty in their pursuit of academic and scholarly activity. This global university represents a transformative shift in higher education, one in which the intellectual and creative endeavors of academia are shaped and examined through an international and multicultural perspective. As a major intellectual hub at the crossroads of the Arab world, NYUAD serves as a center for scholarly thought, advanced research, knowledge creation, and sharing, through its academic, research, and creative activities.