• Barclays UAE Careers | Financial Institutions Group Coverage, Dubai

    Barclays UAE Careers | Financial Institutions Group Coverage, Dubai

    Location: United Arab Emirates

    Job Description

    As a Barclays Associate within our FIG (Financial Institutions Group) business you will be part of a multidisciplinary team with extensive Mergers and Acquisitions expertise having executed a variety of complex transactions across the different verticals, including banking, asset management, FinTech, and insurance. The team manages the origination and execution of transactions involving clients of Barclays, contributing to building our franchise across META (Middle East, Turkey and Africa).

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Your main responsibilities in this role include the following:

    • Leveraging your past investment banking or related experience to enhance M&A execution and capital raising capabilities

    • Conducting relevant market research to provide support with the origination of new META and cross border transactions

    • Being responsible for building pitch books and client decks - developing detailed industry materials for FIG-specific transactions

    • Developing and maintaining financial models for M&A and capital raising transactions with the use of a variety of valuation techniques

    • Supporting the due diligence process in the context of live transactions

    • Maintaining client relationships during the deal execution period and building industry and product-specific expertise

    • Managing and mentoring analysts by providing detailed guidance and feedback, managing information flow, and providing exposure to analyst, as appropriate

    Job Requirements

    • A solid academic background – Minimum of Bachelors’ degree or equivalent

    • Proven Financial Institutions Group M&A Advisory experience obtained in a bulge bracket investment bank

    • Excellent technical skills, including both financial analysis, modelling and valuation techniques

    • Proven quantitative skills, particularly MS Excel and financial modelling (including DCF/ DDM and LBO) and MS Powerpoint

    • First class experience and understanding of business planning, preparing presentations and executing due diligence

    • Fluency in English is required

    • Fluency in Arabic or French is beneficial

    Job Details

    Company: Barclays

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Job Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates