• Competitive
  • Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Permanent, Full time
  • PER, Private Equity Recruitment
  • 2019-05-19

Associate, Financial Services Portfolio Management, Global Private Equity Fund, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Reference: 74959 /2D

Associate, Financial Services Portfolio Management, Global Private Equity Fund, Abu Dhabi, UAE


Reference:
74959 /2D
This is a unique opportunity for professionals with significant knowledge of the financial services sector to manage an impressive portfolio of private equity investments worth an estimated $8bn. The portfolio includes assets in banking, asset management, insurance and specialty finance. Your primary task will be to maintain and optimise the profitability of our client's financial services equity portfolio.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Assist the financial institutions team with monitoring and analysing the current portfolio of investments and the evaluation of new M&A opportunities
  • Responsible for the ongoing monitoring of select portfolio investments including covenant compliance, financial reports, and other data gathering and reporting requirements
  • Update the senior stakeholders and broader investment team on portfolio assets and monitor economic and regulatory market trends
  • Identify synergies, performance improvement and reporting to the division heads and broader team
  • Provide critical input and insight that supports the development of the investment strategies and plans for the sector

YOUR PROFILE:
  • Relevant sector experience from a top-tier investment bank, private equity firm, or principal investment platform
  • Background in and knowledge of the financial services sector is required
  • Extensive commercial and financial analysis, both quantitative and qualitative
  • Excellent business English. All other international languages are welcome but not necessary