Risk Advisory | Accounting & Internal Controls | Business Analyst

Qatar, United Arab Emirates | Risk Advisory | Posted on 23-Oct-2022

Position Summary

Abu Dhabi, Doha, Dubai

Risk Advisory | Accounting & Internal Controls | Business Analyst

When you work for us, you commit to a career at one of the largest and most prestigious professional services firms in the world. Looking for a rewarding career? Take a closer look at Deloitte & Touche ME. It has received numerous awards in the last few years which include Best Employer in the Middle East, best consulting firm, and the Middle East Training & Development Excellence Award by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).

A career in Risk Advisory is all about the challenge of helping our clients manage risk and uncertainty, from the boardroom to the network. The spectrum of risk is broad, and our core competencies encompass control assurance, internal audit, corporate governance consulting, risk management, regulatory consulting, and IT security services. To be a Risk Advisory professional with Deloitte & Touche Middle East means you will gain a wealth of experience across a wide spectrum of industries. Diversity is not just a part of the business landscape in the region but also an integral part of Deloitte & Touche Middle East. Just as we are committed to seeing our clients excel, we are committed to providing you with the right environment to learn and grow and to tailor a career to your needs.

Our Purpose

Deloitte makes an impact that matters. Every day we challenge ourselves to do what matters most—for clients, for our people, and for society. We serve clients distinctively, bringing innovative insights, solving complex challenges and unlocking sustainable growth. We inspire our talented professionals to deliver outstanding value to clients, providing an exceptional career experience and an inclusive and collaborative culture. We contribute to society, building confidence and trust in the markets, upholding the integrity of organizations and supporting our communities.

Our shared values guide the way we behave to make a positive, enduring impact:

  •  Lead the way
  • Serve with integrity
  • Take care of each other
  • Foster inclusion
  • Collaborate for measurable impact

During your tenure as a Business Analyst, you will support the Middle East Risk Accounting & Internal Controls team in working on practice initiatives, and collaborating with teams to develop technical proposals including but not limited to the following:

  • Ability to execute projects around internal audit and risk management

  • Ability to understand varied problem statements, study local eco-system, international leading practices, challenges and formulate strategies for implementation by clients in local markets   

  • Effective planning and execution of engagements to ensure completion of the same within the prescribed deadlines

  • Possess project management skills to efficiently and effectively close out projects within budgeted time and cost

  • Ability to critically evaluate and review deliverables to ensure Deloitte quality standards are met

  • Apply Deloitte tools and methodologies to identify, assess, and prioritize client’s operational risks

  • Ability to navigate multiple commitments on a regular basis to balance tasks across various client commitments

Leadership Capabilities:

  •  Acts as a role model, embracing and living our purpose and values, and recognizing others for the impact they make
  • Develops high-performing people and teams through challenging and meaningful opportunities
  • Delivers exceptional client service; maximizes results and drives high performance from people while fostering collaboration across businesses and borders
  • Influences clients, teams, and individuals positively, leading by example and establishing confident relationships with increasingly senior people
  • Understands key objectives for clients and Deloitte, aligns people to objectives and sets priorities and direction


  • Bachelor’s in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, IT or any other related field
  • Professional qualifications (e.g., CIA, CISA, CPA, GRCP, GRCA, etc) is a plus.
  • Knowledge in Internal Audit, Governance, Risk and Compliance, Cyber Risk, Financial Risk Management, Analytics…etc.
  • Experience with Big 4 or consulting companies is preferred.
  • English and Arabic written and verbal language skills.
  • Exhibit flexibility to adapt to multiple cultures / sectors and display agility and diversity.
  • Demonstrate capability of being a ‘quick learner’ of business processes, models, Deloitte’s methodologies with an analytical bend of mind.
  • Display a structured thought process and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to do problem break down and analysis.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Strong proficiency in basic PC applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc) with a general understanding of data analysis techniques.
  • Ability to think strategically and ability to sell additional services to clients.
  • Ability to conduct extensive research.
  • Full mobility travel as needed.