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The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is the largest of the GCC states. Both the capital Riyadh and Jeddah are major cities. Saudi Arabia's economy is petroleum-based with the oil industry comprising approximately 45% of Saudi Arabia's GDP. Saudi Arabia is the largest oil producer in the world and comfortably has the largest reserves. It has one of the fastest growing economies in the world. The government is attempting to promote growth in the private sector by privatizing industries such as power and telecoms and is launching six "economic cities" which are planned to be completed by 2020. These six new industrialized cities are intended to diversify the economy.

Increased government spending has resulted in recruitment for the construction, real estate and public sectors. Saudi Arabia is relatively well developed in terms of corporate governance. New projects and further development in corporate governance are increasing the demand for corporate governance professionals. For specialist and senior roles there is a need to recruit skills into the country. It has traditionally been harder for Saudi Arabia to attract ex-pats and as a consequence salary packages have tended to be more attractive.

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For more information on corporate governance jobs in Saudi Arabia and the current corporate governance recruitment market in Saudi Arabia, please contact Chris L'Amie on cla@barclaysimpson.com or call + 9714 428 9490.

Latest jobs

Data Governance Manager
  • Location Riyadh
  • Salary Up to SAR 32,000 per month
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Privacy/Data Protection, Information Security
  • Description I am supporting one of the world’s largest global consultancies with their search for a Data Governance Manager to join the growing team based in Riyadh. The ideal candidate will have strong
Assistant Manager, Regulatory Advisory
  • Location Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Salary £60,000 + Benefits
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Regulatory Compliance
  • Description Joining a rapidly growing risk advisory group of a global consultancy, undertaking reviews of regulatory projects including prudential and conduct risk
Senior Manager AML
  • Location Saudi Arabia
  • Salary £95,000 + Benefits
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Financial Crime Compliance , Banking , Asset Management/Funds , other Financial Services , Insurance
  • Description Joining a leading global consultancy practice, you will lead advisory services on AML and compliance issues to the banking and financial services sector across the Middle East region.
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