OMAN INVESTMENT FUND: JOB DESCRIPTION
Position:††††††††††††††††††††† Investment Associate Ė Real Estate,
Tourism and Culture
Reporting Line:†††††††††† Investment
Fund was founded in 2006 by the Government of Oman. The Fund is based in Muscat
and is considered the first government direct investment fund in Oman.
The fund is governed by a board of directors and an executive committee.
OIF has a broad
investment mandate to invest directly in virtually all industries both within
the Sultanate and overseas. Since inception, OIF has made several investments
in private equity as well as listed companies and has developed and currently
concluding a strong list of potential investments. Industries have included
banking, media, energy, infrastructure, telecommunications as well as real
OIF cultivates a
thriving entrepreneurial environment seeking to maximize return to investors
through attracting high calibre, experienced, well qualified, investment
professionals to deliver its growth potential.
The Investment Associate
will be responsible for analyzing, executing and monitoring direct investment
transactions.† The key responsibilities of the Investment Executive are:
investment opportunities and preparing summary and preliminary reviews to
determine whether to proceed to a full review.
- Analysing the
industries and the market position of investment opportunities and provide
reports as to the attractiveness of the opportunities.
- Creating valuation
models and provide valuation input for each investment opportunity.
financial models to assess the potential returns of each investment
- Liaising and
coordinating external due diligence with specialized advisors.
internally and externally to ensure successful completion of each approved
transaction and the execution of all required documentation.
reports, based on research undertaken to identify countries/industries
offering attractive investment opportunities and determining the optimum
approach to be adopted.
- Undertaking ongoing
monitoring of portfolio companies, including the preparation of monthly,
quarterly and annual reports on each portfolio company for internal
- Assessing exit
opportunities for the Fundís investments.
Profile and Requirements
- Bachelorís Degree of Finance/Accounting/
or Business Administration
- 6 years of work experience.
- Ideally direct private equity experience,
including participation in
the different stages of the private
equity investment process. A direct experience in real-estate investments
and development is a strong differentiator.
- Excellent technical skills including
analytical and financial modelling skills gained form their work
- Excellent verbal and written English
language skills plus fluency in at least one other major language useful
for investment purposes.
- Ability to adapt easily to live in a
different cultural environment.
- Ability to work in a structured manner in
time-critical situations with short deadlines.
- Ability to multi-task numerous issues
apply, please send your CV to email@example.com and quote
in the subject the Job Code (JD-IN-INAS-TC) in
no later than 18/02/2018