Vacancy Details

Head Of Investment

Head of Investment

Doha, Qatar

Job Objective

The position is responsible for

  • Establishing and implementing strategies for financial investments; ensure all Operating, Growth, and ROI targets are met, and organization has the right people and culture to ensure success.
  • Performing a wide variety of functions including designing the investment process, asset management, assessing business risks, asset allocation levels aimed at creating a balanced portfolio of investments, and recommending investment decision to EVP Finance & Investments.
  • Managing a financial portfolio of about QAR 3.5 Billion, and also be responsible for expanding into international markets

Reporting Relationships

Upward reporting relationship: EVP Finance & Investments

Downward reporting relationship: Manager, Investments


Internal Communication & Purpose

EVP - Finance & Investments -To discuss the setting and defining of the clients Investment strategy and financial results, as well as overall financial management

Legal Department- To ensure compliance with corporate policies and procedures

External Communication &Purpose

Regulatory authorities in Qatar related to Capital Understand requirements, ensure compliance, markets, QFMA, MMUP, etc and key relationships to aid swift approvals

External Asset Managers, Investment institutes- Grow and manage the clients investments

Strategy and Operations

To lead the development of strategy, direction and process related to Financial Investments;

Responsible for annual operating plans and support its implementation and correlate the same with the annual operating budgets;

Keep abreast local, regional and global trends/events; assess their impact to companies investments in Financial Markets, other assets; ensure risks are managed.

Financial Investments

Manage and oversee the multi-asset investments that include equities, fixed income, hedge fund, alternative investments and fund of funds

Develop asset allocation to attain the optimal investment results

Execute against formulated investment strategy; Lead all financial investments for the group i.e. private equity and other noncore business investments, in line with group strategy

Manage the investment portfolios and continuously research and monitor portfolio companies and manage investment portfolio to maximize return on investments.

Monitor investments performance, including compliance and responsibility for any amendments or restructuring requirements

Develop in house financial research/analyses/modelling capability to support investment recommendation and/or retain such capability if needed.

Support clients M&A activities

Source and execute investments

General Management

To ensure effective internal controls and management information systems are in place, and strong alignment with Finance and Investments EVP related to all investments and capital expenditure; To abide by internal controls and systems

To communicate effectively and maintain strategic relationships with shareholders, employees, Government authorities, other stakeholders and the public;

Review operational reports and financial statements of the client to ensure attainment of financial objectives and the maximization of corporate value and return

Acquire, develop and retain talent to meet the talent needs of the division and portfolio Perform other job-related duties as assigned.

Applying For The Job

There are various ways to apply for this position:

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  • Contact the consultant directly:

Andrew Gold

+974 4468 9350

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