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Compliance Consultant (UAE Nationals only)


Job Summary

Zurich Middle East (M.E) is part of Zurich Insurance Group, one of the world’s largest and most experienced insurers. Our mission is to help our local community understand and protect themselves from risk both locally and globally.

In line with our Emiratization strategy, Zurich is looking to hire and develop Emirati talents who are aspiring to grow their career within the insurance industry. Working with global, diverse, and inclusive teams, we aim to guide and support you to unleash your skillset, explore your passions and make a positive impact beyond your role – Let's Grow Together.


Reporting to the Compliance Manager, the Compliance Consultant collaborates with Compliance team and first line of defence to promote an ethics-based culture, deliver practical solutions, guidance and training. He/she will be required to identify and manage less to moderately complex Compliance Risks implementing policies, processes and controls related to the Compliance Risk Universe and local regulation.

Job Accountabilities

As the Compliance Consultant, you will expected to:

  • Assist in preparing relevant metrics that focus on the culture, training needs, and awareness activities
  • Support with the review of new laws and trends, liaise with Legal team and ensure these are communicated and recorded appropriately 
  • Maintain internal compliance reporting system updated on each of the matters subject to reporting to local regulatory authorities
  • Assist the Compliance Officer to craft relevant reports to be shared with the first line leadership
  • Assist in evaluating business activities (e.g. customer facing conduct) to assess compliance risk
  • Help develop plans for regular awareness campaigns reminding employees of the respective Group Policy and how they can report a violation or a concern
  • Assist the Compliance Officer to support first line of defense with regard to the adoption of Compliance Policies and local regulations
  • Perform Compliance Oversight, establishing and maintaining reports to relevant stakeholders, as foreseen in internal policies and local regulation
  • Assist in developing reports that provide insights and trends for the first line of defense and for Compliance Officer
  • May participate in assurance work to the business that the function inherent risks are being identified, managed and mitigated where possible
  • Work with Compliance team to ensure the completion of their Compliance plan

Job Qualifications

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Law, Finance, or a related field
  • 3-5 years of experience in compliance, risk management, or a related field is preferred
  • Knowledge of relevant laws, regulations, and industry standards is an added advantage
  • Possess good analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to assess and develop practical solutions
  • Understanding of compliance frameworks, risk assessments, and internal control systems
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Able to manage multiple tasks and priorities
  • Strong ethical standards and integrity, with a commitment to maintaining confidentiality and handling sensitive information
  • Professional certifications in compliance, such as CAMS, ICA etc are a plus
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment
  • Proactive and self-motivated, with a commitment to continuous learning and staying updated on regulatory developments

Why Zurich


At Zurich, we like to think outside the box and challenge the status quo. We take an optimistic approach by focusing on the positives and constantly asking What can go right? 

We are an equal opportunity employer who knows that each employee is unique - that’s what makes our team so great! 
Join us as we constantly explore new ways to protect our customers and the planet.

  • Location(s):  AE - Dubai 
  • Remote working: Hybrid
  • Schedule: Full Time
  • Recruiter name: Shu Hui Leong
  • Closing date:

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