Portfolio Manager

  • Competitive
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai Dubai AE
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Hays Dubai
  • 11 Mar 18 2018-03-11

This position would manage the trade/credit related funds and portfolios in accordance with stated investment objectives and guidelines.

Our client is an investment bank that has specific interests in : credit, options, securities, equities and private equity. They are looking for a portfolio manager to join their team. 

Duties & Responsibilities 

  • Deal Origination: work with and augment the existing deal origination network 
  • Structuring: Structure appropriate financing solutions for clients
  • Risk Identification: Ensure all risks are clearly identified prior to investment 
  • Presentation: Present invstment proposal to the relevant investment committee 
  • Execution : Ensure correct execution of all legal documentation 
  • Transaction Management: Actively liaise with clients, intermediaries, fund lawyers, administrators and auditors
  • Risk Management: Ensure that all risks are actively monitored throughout the life cycle of the transaction 
  • Performance analysis: Evaluate the performance of managed funds/ portfolios 
  • Portfolio Reporting: Ensure that all client reporting is delivered in accordance with pre-defined timelines
  • Budget: achieve budgeted revenue and asset growth targets
  • Compliance: ensure compliance with all regulatory bodies, fund or portfolio guidelines as well as company policies and procedures
  • Investor relations: Actively engage with existing/prospective investors
  • Product development: Assist in product development efforts as required 
  • Corporate profile: attend investment and industry conferences and company meetings 


  • Experience dealing with emerging markets
  • Minimum 7 years experience 
  • Trade finance experience