Head of Real Estate investment

  • Competitive
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Hays Dubai
  • 18 Nov 17 2017-11-18

A multi-billion dollar fund in Saudi Arabia is currently looking to add an investment manager to their real estate team. This individual must have a proven RE investment track record.

A multi-billion dollar fund in Saudi Arabia are currently looking to add to their sizeable investment team in Riyadh. This individual must be have gained an intimate understanding of the domestic, regional and international real estate investment markets. They will have closed several buyside transactions across both mixed used development and aquisition of income producing assets.


  • Structure and handle complex modelling for investment opportunities (IRR’s, NPV and multiple scenario analysis)
  • Analyse the Real East Market (including investment and development) and comprehend main drivers for these development models
  • Look into greenfield investments and Real Estate investments both in Oman and overseas
  • Develop and then implement the RFP processes with the market consultants, Real Estate consultants and any other 3rd parties involved
  • Give backing to the investment manager in the management of projects and programs
  • Perform as the guardian of project performance during the developmental stage
  • Compare the organisations investment case baseline and develop recommendations to mitigate any negative deviance
  • Review all consultants finding and provide and my improvements
  • Develop IC memos as recommendations for the organisation
  • Complete both primary and secondary research across a number of different sectors
  • Aid in the screening of investment opportunities alongside the investment team


  • Arabic is essential 
  • Strong knowledge of Saudi real estate market 
  • Undergrad and ideally postgrad ideally from an internationally recognized university 
  • 8 years real estate investment experience required