• Dubai Holding Jobs | Financial / Investment Analyst

    Dubai Holding Jobs | Financial / Investment Analyst

    Location: Dubai - United Arab Emirates

    Job Description

    Dubai Holding is looking to hire a Financial / Investment Analyst who will be working on a variety of projects within the Advisory, Structuring and Projects Team reporting to the Vice-President, Investments & Portfolio Management. You will be accountable to support the Investments & Portfolio Management Team in performing several activities including financial and commercial analysis, compile presentations, develop financial models, conduct sector research, perform valuation analysis and assist in originating opportunities in relation to evaluating investments and performing portfolio management activities.

    If you are ambitious and looking for a stimulating career development, organized self-starter, enjoys being part of a team and accepts individual responsibility we would like to hear from you.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Your main responsibilities in this role include the following:

    • Review and collate financial information and develop data books with financial and commercial data

    • Assist in performing financial and commercial analysis of existing portfolio businesses and target companies to assess the investment risk in a company

    • Assist in developing clear presentations in relation to analysis and research performed in order to communicate findings to management to make recommendations on investment targets

    • Assist in building financial models to assess investment opportunities and valuation metrics

    • Conduct market research on sectors and comparable companies in order to assess the performance of the sector and comparable companies to assess the viability of investment

    • Assist in performing a valuation of businesses based on industry standard methodologies (e.g. DCF and multiples) in order to form a view a view on valuation to assist in negotiations with target companies

    • Work on multiple special projects and Mergers and acquisition (M&A) transactions to meet the workload of the IPM department

    • Perform other duties as assigned in support of the work of the department

    Job Requirements

    • Currently, working as an Analyst in an investment bank or an equivalent in a consulting firm

    • Minimum 1-3 years of relevant experience working in a financial institution such as an investment bank, boutique advisory firm or the transaction team of a ‘Big 4’ firm

    • Minimum: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in relevant subject areas such as Investments, Accounting and Finance etc

    • Preferred: In the process of obtaining a CFA qualified, Chartered Accountant or an applicable qualification

    • Strong analytical skills and lateral thinking to solve problems

    • Ability to take ownership and deliver in line with high expectations and manage various stakeholders

    • Able to work independently and as part of a team with a fast pace and a high energy that will translate into a high quality output

    • Excellent organizational skills, having the ability to prioritize workload whilst being resilient and being able to cope well under pressure

    • Take ownership of task and deliverables and be dedicated to meeting tight deadlines and working long hours when required

    • Able to summarize various reports and present key finding to management

    • Proven IT skills in the following programs including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

    • Language Skills: Excellent communication skills (verbal and written). Fluent in English, multilingual preferable

    Job Details

    Company: Dubai Holding

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Job Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates