Chief Operating Officer | Banking | Middle East - GrassGreener Group

Chief Operating Officer | Banking | Middle East


Chief Operating Officer – Middle East

Salary: $500,000 Package + Benefits + Bonus

Opportunities of this quality are indeed rare. This is a truly international organisation delivering a broad range of financial services products and solutions across Consumer and Corporate Banking. A significant presence in the World’s most prestigious financial centres including London, New York, Paris, Singapore and Sydney is complimented by a comprehensive network of branches globally ensuring first class professional knowledge and support for a customer base spanning 5 continents.

The Chief Operating Officer position

Based in the Middle East region and reporting directly to the CEO, the Chief Operating Officer will be instrumental in driving the organisations on-going success and technological advancement internationally. The role will have an all encompassing responsibility for the development and implementation of governance and functional areas including Information Technology, back office operations and enterprise project management through Consumer, Corporate and Treasury operations.


You will be a COO or similar within a global financial services operation and have a proven and demonstrable track record for leading change and delivering state of the art technology diversification and innovation. A genuine leader who motivates teams and creates a true sense of shared vision and aspiration you will be someone who relishes accountability and responsibility.

This organisation is growing rapidly and as such it requires a COO who is agile and commercially astute and someone who understands implicitly the implications and ramifications of global variations in regards to audit, compliance and governance. As such you will have an excellent reputation and be admired for your high levels of integrity by both peers and external agencies.

This is a proudly diverse multi-cultural organisation and as such requires a COO who is culturally astute and who has experience of managing across borders and who understands people and how to engage at all levels. A high degree of gravitas will be key to the success of this individual as will a genuine ability to inspire people.


This is an excellent opportunity to join a fast paced organisation eager to improve and adapt its global position and profitability through the adoption of leading technological development. The location is cosmopolitan and family friendly and the package on offer is competitive and provides for an exceptional quality of life with a superb reward structure in place for success.

To discuss this unique opportunity in more detail please apply complete the form below or alternatively email directly on: +44 (0) 113 230 5555 for a confidential discussion.