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Vacancy 1 – Job Description

Location: Dubai
Salary: Circa AED 15,000, OTE 30,000 + Bonus & Bens
Dubai based investment banking and advisory house seeking an associate with solid transaction experience to support burgeoning deal flow.
With multiple active M&A mandates in the GCC and Africa across professional services, hospitality, infrastructure and others and ongoing advisory assignments 2017 is already looking bright, but the firms’ rigorous principles in the intelligence applied, quality and thoroughness of their execution capability requires additional transactional support to ensure that standards are upheld.
We are seeking an associate to join the M&A team with a real pedigree in execution who will support the firm across multiple mandates acting from cradle to grave, supporting future pitches, but largely focused on the heavy lifting in the transaction from overseeing diligence, valuation modeling, running the data room and coordinating the agreements for final signatures at deal closing.

Skills

Having represented this firm in the past we are aware that they have extraordinarily high standards, so we must insist that only individuals
with all of the below criteria apply for this role without exception.
Essential Requirements:
•    You must have at least 3 years’ investment banking experience (not transaction services), ideally 5+ within an M&A team
•    You would have worked directly on the execution of at least 4 M&A transactions that have completed and 8 that will have come to closing stages.
•    You will be able to demonstrate a highly developed understanding of the transaction process
•    You will be able to demonstrate a very strong ability on financial/valuation modelling.
Non Essential but advantageous:
•    Exposure to the debt side of any transaction, if not DCM, then at least direct involvement with leveraged finance
•    Exposure to infrastructure transactions (power and utilities in particular)

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Vacancy 2 – Job Description

The Company
My client focuses on majority stake investments and is looking to appoint an Investment Manager to a newly created role.
The Role
The role will sit in Dubai but will be a GCC regional role.
Key responsibilities will include:

  • Overseeing all investment research including valuation and modeling
  • Accountability for the identification of investment projects through oversight of market analysis and due diligence
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with banks, auditors and regulatory bodies
  • Ensuring tight compliance across corporate finance activity ensuring robust internal controls are in place
  • Providing ongoing financial reporting and investment memos to the board
  • Ensuring robust risk mitigation processes are in place for each investment

Salary: 55000-60000

Skills

The Person
You will need to meet all of the following criteria to be considered:

  • Minimum of 10 years experience
  • Big 4 audit background and holding a chartered qualification
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Educated to Master’s Level
  • Ability to work and deliver under high pressure

If interested, apply at info@wallstreetwhitman.com

 

Vacancy 3 – Job Description

The Arab Monetary Fund (AMF), is an Arab Regional Organization based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Its main objective is laying monetary foundations of Arab economic integration and accelerating the process of economic development in all Arab Countries. AMF is seeking to recruit a “Senior Investment Risk Officer” in the Treasury & Investment Department.

Job Purpose:
Oversee credit and market risks of investment portfolios by monitoring exposures across various asset classes for all investments associated risks, including ratings and limits to ensure that investments are within AMF investment objectives, risk tolerance, investment policy, guidelines, medium term investment strategy and investment plans. Report any exceptions to senior management accordingly.
Duties & Responsibilities:
• Ensure various transactions (i.e. foreign exchange, debt securities, externally managed investments funds, … etc.) are monitored adequately to ensure that they are undertaken in accordance with the approved Investment Policy, guidelines, strategy and investment plans related to exposures.
• Monitor the portfolios through regularly reviewing the valuation, performance, characteristics and risk parameters relative to benchmarks in order to ensure the timely identification of irregularities and any potential discrepancies are defined along with their causes. Recommend appropriate course of action and available solutions to senior management.
• Stay up-to-date with financial markets developments in order to consider the implications of market movements on the Fund’s investment activities and assist in strategy setting and decision making regarding the allocation of investment resources.
• Conduct general research on risk exposure.

Skills

Qualifications and Practical Experience:
• Candidate should be of Arab origin.
• Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, Finance or Investment Management from a reputable and recognized university. Candidates holding master degree, CFA, PRM or FRM designations are preferable.
• Minimum 7 years of experience in investment and risk management.

Skills:
• Ability to work under pressure.
• Professional use of Bloomberg, Reuters and other data services.
• Proficient in reports writing.
• Proficient in security analysis.
• Proficient in understanding financial markets.
• Proficient in credit and market risk analysis.
• Proficient in risk monitoring and analysis.
• Proficient knowledge of investment products.
• Proficiency in Arabic and English.

The Fund offers competitive terms of service in accordance with the applicable employment policy, which includes tax free salary, housing, furniture, air tickets, education allowance, and life & medical insurance.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Education

Business Administration, Finance, Investment Management

If interested, apply at info@wallstreetwhitman.com

 

Vacancy 4 – Job Description

Position – FINANCIAL ADVISOR, WEALTH MANAGER, FINANCIAL CONSULTANT – Junior & Senior Level
As a result of continued growth, we are looking to expand our team of experienced Financial Consultants based in Dubai. We are seeking highly motivated and sales oriented entrepreneurs to be future successful Financial Consultants. If you have a successful sales background in other fields we are interested in meeting you.
The Company

Founded in 2003, Nasco Middle East has rapidly grown to become one of the leading insurance brokerage firms in Dubai and one of the industry’s trend setters. The company offers a solution –centric approach to insurance broking.
We are part of Nasco Insurance Group, which was established in 1969 in Lebanon and is now present throughout Middle-East and Europe employing more than 700 employees. Nasco offers a wide market reach and is always on hand to serve and guide its diverse clientele.
The Offer
· The potential to earn a significant income by giving the very best advice to clients
· Package includes salary and commission
· Carrier progression available as part of expansion plan
· Excellent admin team assistance
· Internal compliance to the highest level of regulations
· First class financial training and development to achieve your full potential
· Residence Visa and Medical Insurance

Skills

The Role
Our Financial Consultants are committed to providing our clients with a first class experience. You will assess their needs regarding financial planning, savings, insurance and wealth management requirements and advise on appropriate products from top global financial institutions and offer tailored solutions. As qualified financial consultant you will be expected to:
· Pride yourself on your track record of achieving and exceeding targets in the financial services sector
· Use your excellent communication skills to listen to, assess and connect to clients
· Thrive in a challenging role using your drive and determination to personally succeed
· Use your experience, maturity and wisdom to ensure client commitment and lasting relationships
The Profile
· Experienced financial advisers and wealth managers
· Entrepreneur mentality
· Exceptional communication and sales skills
· Relationship-building skills and commitment to establishing long-term clients
· Strong community presence with a strong network of personal and professional contacts
· Success and target driven individuals
Join us for a challenging, rewarding client focused career.

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