Role details

Director/ Senior Director - Debt Financing

Dubai   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Director - Reporting to the CEO of the boutique capital firm
  • Sukuk expert

About Our Client

Highly successful and influential Dubai based group.

Job Description

Our client is a well-connected capital firm based in the UAE. Their business model is to leverage their network of corporate clients, semi government, government and government-related entities within the region and provide sukuk solutions for capital raising.

The role is primarily to leverage off the candidate's and client's existing relationships with businesses, FIs, UHNWIs - the CFOs and Treasurers, and work within a sukuk product coverage mandate - from pitching the product to the successful placement of the debt.

The Successful Applicant

  • The successful candidate will have had a successful career in financial services and exposure to the debt-financing market vertical; experience structuring different debt products, and legal processes including sukuks, is imperative for a successful application
  • Experience in executing sukuks
  • Will have had at least 10 years' experience within banking/ financial services
  • MBA or CFA is highly regarded but not a must
  • Currently working in either an Investment Bank or a Commercial Bank in a Large Corporate or Government Banking desk at a Director level or above
  • Contacts with potential sukuk investors is a big plus
  • Key to success in this role is an entrepreneurial mind set; ability to understand the bigger picture and drive growth
  • Excellent communication skills
  • The successful candidate will have had extensive experience of dealing and interfacing with Boards and Board level professionals from international entities, along with an established network of clients within region

What's on Offer

The Director - Debt Financing will be offered an attractive tax-free salary and bonus structure with expat benefits. There will be in place a significant long term bonus/profit sharing upside in years 2, 3 and onwards.

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