UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply
New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) seeks to appoint a Director of Operational Risk and Fiscal Assurance reporting to the Chief Administrative and Business Officer.
The Director of Operational Risk and Financial Assurance, reporting to the Chief Administrative Business Officer (CAB0) will oversee operational risk analysis and mitigation for emerging trends and ongoing issues that may impact NYUAD. Working with University Risk teams, the Director will help unit leaders understand the difference between operational risk and enterprise risk. The Director will serve as a primary advisor to the Vice Chancellor regarding operational risk. As part of this work, the Director will help assure compliance with financial and tax policies, recommending policy changes as appropriate. Finally, the Director will support the CABO with risk management related to contracts. The Director will provide advice and direction regarding NYUAD’s contract management process and support the CABO to review business terms for major contracts when necessary.
Financial and Taxation Assurance
Contract Review and Compliance
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.