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    Thematic Researcher | Tiger Recruitment


    Full Time

    Thematic Researcher specializing in, financial aspects/ geo-political aspects/ national and homeland security aspects / leadership aspectsJob OverviewMy client is looking for creative minded people, capable of researching information gathered from various resources and expert in information enrichment Advantage given to candidates familiar with OSINT (open-source intelligence), WEBINT (web intelligence) based platforms and/or have proven experience in research. The candidates must have proven research background and must have excellent reading and comprehension skills.

    • Make research one or more specific themes (financial aspects/ geo-political aspects/ national and homeland security aspects / leadership aspects• Create reports and presentations • Work under a tight time schedule • Teamwork and high communications skills Qualifications• Education level – BA degree or any other similar institute • Research experience 1-3 years• Personal characteristics – team member loyal and discipline, eye for detail

    We specialise in matching exceptional support staff to top businesses and private individuals.

    We recruit for a range of positions around the world, including personal assistants, executive assistants, administrative assistants and many more.

    Our expert consultants only work with high-calibre individuals who offer outstanding business and private support. This is what makes us one of the market-leading permanent and temp recruitment agencies in London. More

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    Senior Research Analyst, Islamic Finance | Refinitiv


    Full Time

    Role PurposeThe role is to develop and manage the preparation of assigned research reports according to scheduled timelines and within assigned budgets while maintaining client’s relationship. The key objective is to deliver Islamic finance knowledge solutions to clients of the Islamic finance business unit. Will be required to independently conduct research and work with the broader Islamic finance team, and take the lead on maintaining client relationships and various stakeholders in the Islamic finance industry.ResponsibilitiesComplete research studies and prepare client deliverables up to the required quality and within the designated budget and timeframe as directed by the Head of Research.Actively participate and engage in the writing research reports projects from concept to final delivery on timeActively manage and engage in the preparation of assigned internal and external research projects from planning stage to impact delivery Engage with the project manager to deliver the required quality, analysis, language on a timely matter and is up to the standard Support the development of marketing collateral, report presentations, press releases and other marketing content related to research projects. Responsible for the client management and engagement, keep the client informed and ensure that the project is delivered in a timely manner, and clients are satisfied; Manage, prepare and monitor the IFG Daily and Weekly Briefings in timely and accurate manner.

    Required Skills and Experience· A Bachelors Degree holder in Economics, Finance, Statistics, Accounting or Business from a reputable university · Strong background in Islamic finance demonstrated by a degree, certificate or diploma or through at least three years of related work experience is preferable.· Minimum 3 to 5 years experience as an analyst conducting and writing research reports, preferably in the financial services industry.· Work experience in the Islamic finance industry is preferable.· Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to communicate with individuals at various levels within the organization and external clients.· Good critical thinking, questioning, and listening skills; excellent attention to detail.· Demonstrated quantitative abilities· Strong attention to detail.· Problem-solving and analytical skills· Time management skills for managing multiple tasks simultaneously, while completing work within allocated time frames.· Advanced skills using Microsoft Applications: Word, Excel and PowerPoint.· Conveys professional attitude at all times· Writing and developing Arabic content is a plus

    Refinitiv is one of the world’s largest providers of financial markets data and infrastructure, serving over 40,000 institutions in approximately 190 countries. We provide leading data and insights, trading platforms, and open data and technology platforms that connect a thriving global financial markets community – driving performance in trading, investment, wealth management, regulatory compliance, market data management, enterprise risk and fighting financial crime. We are new market pioneers with 167 years of confidence. Breaking new barriers. Enabling more responsible, transparent and connected financial markets. We redefine what data can do. Through an open ecosystem, a high-performance culture, analytics, insights and technology.

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    Head of Research and Consultation (Board Advisory Consultancy) | Michael Page


    Full Time

    Set up and run a research and analytics function for a newly established advisory company working to enhance the role of board members.Client DetailsWell funded start up organization focused on working with Board Members of various Saudi based clients to enhance their impact in roles.Description* Identifies potential research and enterprise income sources, promotes these opportunities to relevant colleagues, supports in preparing grant and commercial applications, manages the application/ tendering/ contracting process and provides post-award support.* Defines quality standards and ways of presentation for any kind of publication coming from the team (internal and/or external), to add value to the client experience.* Coordinates with legal that the rights of the published information are with and cooperates with marketing to ensure the presentation is within the branding guidelines.* Works closely with business development and design & delivery team to understand their needs and timely provide them with the necessary information.* Selects topics for case studies and assigns them to the team based on their field of expertise. * Decides if studies can be conducted in-house or if external support is required based on the topic.* Reviews completed market research, analytics, studies, and theses and ensures they meet the quality standards, reverts to the team when areas for improvement are identified to enhance the overall output by providing advice, and consultancy where appropriate.* Sets up a meaningful reporting system and ensures that data are timely and accurate maintained, and reports are timely submitted to the concerned audience.* Proposes and participates in events from time-to-time to present the topics, in coordination with BD.Job Offer* Build the department from scratch and play a lead role in the growth of the business* Competitive packages with a tax free salary

    * 10+ years business experience * Experience working with the production of corporate research* Strong network of partners within this field* Ideally a Masters or PHD in Marketing, Economics or a comparable field.* Excellent written and oral communication

    Michael Page is one of the world’s leading professional recruitment consultancies, specializing in the placement of candidates in permanent, contract, temporary and interim positions with clients around the world.

    The Group has operations in the UK, Continental Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas. In the Middle East we focus on the areas of:

    Finance & Accounting
    Banking & Financial Services
    Property & Construction
    Engineering & Supply Chain
    Oil & Gas Technical and Engineering
    Human Resources
    Executive Search

    The Group operates through 161 offices in 33 countries and employs over 5,000 employees worldwide. More

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    Head of Research and Development | RTC-1 Employment Services

    Employment: Full Time

    Position Title: Head of Research and DevelopmentEmployment Type: Full timeSalary: up to 40K AED, all-inclusive depending on experience and qualificationsJob Location: Dubai, UAEAbout the Client:The hiring company is one of the well-known financial institutions in the UAE.Job Role:• Manages the selection of new IT solutions as well as technology partners that could meet the anticipated telecommunications needs of consumers• Ensures performance of IT/Technology vendors is within the stipulated SLAs and maintenance of cordial relations to manage deployments• Manages relationships with external knowledge providers/consultants, so as to monitor technological trends, and advise IT Management on technological issues and trends• Defines goals and key performance indicators for each member of the team and ensures effective application of the WSE performance management process.• Directs planning and selection of manpower in the Department, in line with the business and operational plans• Construct technology-enabled operating models, and provide viable options and visibility into execution issues• Demonstrate the business value of EA as an enabler of strategy formulation, and as support for technology innovation, which drives the organization’s top and bottom lines• Lead the analysis of business and operating models, market trends and the technology industry to determine their potential impact on the enterprise’s business strategy, direction and architecture• Track and apply innovative and existing technologies, anchoring them in the business model to assess their potential, and use rapid prototyping approaches to evolve innovations• Makes decisions and recommendations for the portfolio that are clearly linked to the organization’s strategy and financial goals, reflecting an awareness of external dynamics

    Requirements:• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree either in computer science, computer engineering, system analysis or a related field of study• Candidates with ITIL, PMP/Price or TOGAF certifications is an advantage• Minimum 10 years’ experience in the relevant technical roles preferably from financial institution industries• Extensive knowledge in business acumen, IT portfolio management and vendor management• Candidates should be aware of latest technology trends and risks• Should be able to drive new technology and project implementations in coordination with business and IT team• Excellent communication skills, knowledge of Arabic will be an advantage• Candidates who can join immediately will be prioritized

    RTC-1 Employment Services is a licensed recruitment firm based in Dubai, UAE. Our team has been in the market since 2004 and we are supporting various industries with their staffing needs across the Middle East and Africa. More

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    Resrearch Analyst | Gulf Researcher

    Employment: Full Time

    Gulf Researcher is a leading research organisation in the Middle East. Based in Bahrain, we provide high-quality on-demand research tailored to our client’s needs.- Gulf Researcher is a fast-growing organisation that is continuously seeking to attract talented, motivated and intellectually curious research analysts to join our dynamic team.- Working with us provides many opportunities to grow and learn. Assignments vary across sectors and geographies, enabling team members to gain broad knowledge and exposure.- A typical day is demanding with multiple client deliverables and tight deadlines to meet. Individuals are expected to be diligent, resourceful and efficient. Work is highly collaborative and our team is friendly and supportive.If you are a driven individual, with a passion to learn, we encourage you to apply.

    The ideal candidate would have the following skills and characteristics:- A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree. We are open to any academic background including Business, Economics, Liberal Arts, Engineering, Sciences, etc.- Strong communication skills including the ability to design and develop well-structured written material- Excellent internet research skills including the ability to gather, synthesize and interpret large quantities of information from different sources- Proficiency in MS Office applications including Word, Excel and PowerPoint- Intellectually curious; eager to learn and explore new topics- Strong multi-tasking skills, high attention to detail and ability to work in a fast-paced environment- Committed to maintain high quality standards and meeting deadlines under pressure

    We are a custom research company based in the Middle East. We provide high-quality business research tailored to our clients requirements. Our service offerings include secondary and primary research across multiple industries and geographies in the MENA region and beyond. More

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    Analyst – Strategy | TP Global

    Employment: Full Time

    Analyst required for Tier 1 American Headquartered Strategy Company looking to make an impact in Frontier Markets.Candidate will require 2 years experience minimum ideally with a leading strategy FirmArabic Speaking and local knowledge of Iraq or Kurdish markets will be advantageous.Analytical/Decision Making Responsibilities:Strong analytical skills, including data analysis and problem solvingSupports the development of a point of view on the current state of the practice by overseeing and conducting research, interviews and fact-based quantitative analysisSupports identification of key market dynamics that will impact the business over the agreed upon planning horizonDetermine appropriate decision making processes to answer critical questions

    University/Bachelor’s degree in a related subject – e.g. Finance, Economics, etc.Advanced degree preferred, not required.Experience:Experience in a professional services firm with strategy consulting experience preferred.Exposure to a wide range of data and analytical concepts and methodologies, including:Market sizingCompetitive analysisCustomer needs analysis / primary researchFinancial modeling and valuationPortfolio review (e.g. where to invest, where to divest)Forecasting / econometrics

    TP Global is the leading recruitment provider of technical professionals to the energy sector. Covering the full project life cycle TP Global offer a full 360 degree man power solution, providing unparalleled levels of delivery to clients and applicants worldwide.
    With a sole dedication to the energy market TP Global has a true global network allowing interment knowledge of individual market environments and geographical locations. This focus has created opportunity to partner with the most talented technical professionals and top tier clients across our core market geographies of Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific and Europe. More

  • Research Analyst | Systems Middle East (SME)

    Employment: Full Time Looking for an expert professional in Intellectual Property search, Market search & Patent services for our Dubai & Abu Dhabi office the job. – Conducting Patent and Market Research– Patent searching (invalidity, patentability, freedom to practice)– Patent evaluation, Technology landscape, and claim chart analysis, and technological interpretation thereof.– Defining Unique features for […] More

  • Statistical Analyst | NSI & Bluefin Talent

    Employment: Full Time Main responsibilities:– Responsible for providing analytical consulting and statistical expertise to the internal team members.– Assist the Statistical Specialist in researching and developing ad-hoc requests of management to ensure that the bank’s senior management team has access to top quality research insights for decision making.– Prepare high level reports for the senior […] More