Charterhouse are currently managing a search for one of our leading financial services client’s, out of their branch within the Abu Dhabi Global Markets, whom are in the process of recruiting an Associate for their Debt Capital Markets (DCM) roll out and coverage.
About the role
This presents an exciting and unique role for a junior Associate or experienced Analyst level candidate, with up to 3 years’ experience, across the DCM MENA space. This role will act as a critical support to the Regional Director (based in London) to develop and execute all areas of business development, marketing support, product structuring and any ad-hoc financial advisory. From a product prospective, this Associate will be required to demonstrate a theoretical and operational understanding across Fixed Income Sales and Trading, Capital Structuring, Bond Issuance along with areas of Derivatives and Swaps. The role shall also be geared towards managing any research and analytical-based undertakings, linking to pitches and marketing, whilst also overseeing any delegated responsibilities to support transactions across the internal stakeholders and functional support-related departments.
Our client will look to hire an ambitious candidate, with a strong educational background, combined with either an MBA or CFA-type professional qualification. Of greater and intangible significance, is the capability of the candidate to manage a role that requires a proactive and entrepreneurial mind-set; whereby they can handle a broad ranging scope of responsibility within a ‘start-up’ environment. In conjunction, our client is looking for a candidate whom is able to manage and network across regional corporates, financial institutions and sovereign wealth funds; to oversee relationship management and/or business development whilst proposition the banking brand and the DCM product platform. Our client will look for a candidate coming out of one of the large international banks, with a strong presence across issuance, within the GCC and/or EMEA markets. Our client will also expect the successful candidate to be able to present strong financial modelling skills, whilst being well-versed in presenting reports and research, along with the gathering, extraction and formulation of strong data flows and market intelligence.