Analyst - Investments

Job description

Business Unit: United Al Saqer Group (UASG) – Investment

The overall Business Unit invests in PE/VC, Real Estate and Financial Markets. The Investment Team manages investments internally, selects & monitors external asset managers across multiple asset classes and looks at direct investments into companies/assets.

You:

Are you a diversified professional looking for a role within an ambitious Company? Are you confident, able to influence, challenge and build relationships at all levels? We are recruiting a Analyst to join our exceptional Investments department. This is an exciting and challenging opportunity for someone with proven Accountancy & Finance experience who is personable and capable to quickly establish their credibility.

If you are excited by a challenge, have a can-do attitude and a passion for leaving your mark on an organization then this is the opportunity for you. We want to encourage you to grow and challenge yourself because when we pursue excellence, we create great experiences together and with our customers.

…. Sounds like YOU? Then read on.

In this role you will have the opportunity:

To be part of a truly diverse, fast paced Investment department within The United Al Saqer Group. You will have full responsibility for day to day execution and implementation of transactions assigned by senior deal team leaders.

Your responsibilities:

  • Coordinate with senior team members on investment opportunity assessments, structuring and financing processes and more complex transactions/projects
  • Implement transaction process management – assumes responsibility for financial modelling, valuation, and due diligence analyses
  • Structures, coordinates and execute due diligence work-streams
  • Assist in preparing relevant documentation of investment analysis, including investment memoranda and PowerPoint presentations
  • Assist on portfolio companies monitoring, including regularly preparing for and attending management diligence sessions and reporting internally on a regular basis
  • Contributing directly to ongoing business development, including maintaining detailed pipeline of prospects and potential deals and conducting research and analysis to support internal presentations and investment strategy

Requirements

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience:

  • Desire to work in a dynamic, entrepreneurial organization
  • 2-3 years of transaction driven experience, structuring and closing of private equity, direct investments and / or venture capital transactions with an international Family Office, private companies, fund management or Tier 1 global investment bank
  • Good understanding of private equity and venture capital market dynamics
  • Good understanding of the accelerating technologies trends and industries
  • Bachelor’s degree from a top-ranked university, MS in Finance or Engineering degree preferred

In return, we offer you a path towards your most rewarding career and an opportunity to be part of one of the leading family groups within the UAE. Additionally, we provide a competitive benefits package for all successful candidates.

Location: Abu Dhabi

What will it be like to work for United Al Saqer Group?

Established more than 37 years ago, the United Al Saqer Group (UASG) is one of the leading multi-sector business groups in the United Arab Emirates. The UASG owns and operates a diverse yet complementary portfolio of six UAE-based companies encompassing several key industry sectors, which includes Abu Dhabi Motors, Dalma Motors, Al Saqer Heavy Equipment, Al Saqer Property Management, Awraq Islamic Financial Brokerage, Royal International Construction, and Royal Joinery.