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VP Market Insights and Key Initiatives

McGregor Boyall - Abu Dhabi, UAE
Our Client a leading bank in UAE is looking to appoint VP Market Insights and Key Initiatives to the Group CEO's office.To deliver high quality business insights into market trends and competitors as well as answering ad hoc requests/questions.Serve as an internal consultant to the Group CEO by cond...

2021-09-16 McGregor Boyall

Trade Operations - Equity & Fixed Income

McGregor Boyall - Abu Dhabi, UAE
Our Client, one of the largest Sovereign Wealth Funds, is looking to hire back office operations staff experienced in Equity and Fixed Income management.At least 5 years of relevant operational experience in Equity & Fixed Income management with a reputed Financial Services firm.McGregor Boyall is a...

2021-09-16 McGregor Boyall

SVP & Head of Risk - Appetite & Strategy (UAE NATIONAL ONLY)

First Abu Dhabi Bank - Abu Dhabi, UAE
To review and enhance the ERM framework in line with industry leading practices and incorporate the framework in Group's strategy setting / performance management (Balanced Scorecard) processes.This will include review and institutionalization of each component of the ERM framework including risk ap...

2021-09-16 First Abu Dhabi Bank

AVP, Risk Oversight (UAE NATIONAL ONLY)

First Abu Dhabi Bank - Abu Dhabi, UAE
The purpose of the job is to provide comprehensive market risk oversight and control of Global Markets function on a near real time basis in compliance with Bank Policies, regulatory guidelines and financial market environment .Act in consonance with the Group's vision and mission to facilitate the ...

2021-09-16 First Abu Dhabi Bank

Head of Tax, Global Private Equity, Abu Dhabi, UAE

PER, Private Equity Recruitment - Abu Dhabi, UAE
Our client is one of the world's leading Sovereign Wealth Funds, based in the Middle East, with an outstanding track record in private equity transactions globally.Their globally-focused private equity team is looking for an experienced private equity tax professional to lead the PE tax team, workin...

2021-09-12 PER, Private Equity Recruitment

Manager, Coverage - Commercial Banking (UAE Nationals Only)

First Abu Dhabi Bank - Abu Dhabi, UAE
Now it's your time to join the #1 bank in the Middle East and one of the most prestigious financial companies in the region.Shaking up the world of banking requires a lot of smarts and skill.We're looking for the brightest and best to help us reach our goals and we'll also help you reach yours.Your ...

2021-09-11 First Abu Dhabi Bank

Executive Assistant

First Abu Dhabi Bank - Abu Dhabi, UAE
Provide end to end secretarial and administrative support to the Group Head in order to facilitate effective and smooth operations whilst maintaining confidentiality at all times and in accordance with organizational policies and procedures.Provide complete secretarial and administrative support to ...

2021-09-10 First Abu Dhabi Bank

Senior Professional, Fund of Hedge Funds/Long-Only Funds, Sovereign Wealth Fund, Abu Dhabi, UAE

PER, Private Equity Recruitment - Abu Dhabi, UAE
Our client is a newly formed, international investment firm looking to expand its already high-calibre primary fund and co-investment team in Abu Dhabi.You will be joining a fast-growing, fast-moving investment team with a global remit.This role sits within their alternative investments team where y...

2021-09-08 PER, Private Equity Recruitment

Investment Professional, Top-Tier Global Private Credit Investments Team, Abu Dhabi, UAE

PER, Private Equity Recruitment - Abu Dhabi, UAE
We are working with a leading sovereign wealth fund based in Abu Dhabi.Our client is looking for an Investment Professional to join the private credit investments team, which is very well capitalised and has an investment remit across the UK, the rest of Europe and the US.The team works with leading...

2021-09-08 PER, Private Equity Recruitment

Principal, Global Fund of Funds, Sovereign Wealth Fund, Abu Dhabi, UAE

PER, Private Equity Recruitment - Abu Dhabi, UAE
Our client is a newly formed, international investment firm looking to expand its already high-calibre primary fund and co-investment private market investment team in Abu Dhabi.You will be joining a fast-growing, fast-moving investment team with a global remit.This role sits within their alternativ...

2021-09-08 PER, Private Equity Recruitment

VP, Venture Capital Fund and Co-Investments, Global Sovereign Wealth Fund, Abu Dhabi, UAE

PER, Private Equity Recruitment - Abu Dhabi, UAE
Our client is a leading global sovereign wealth fund, based in Abu Dhabi.They are looking for a VP to join their private markets team to invest in Venture Capital, globally.The fund has a great track record and access to the top external managers in the world.Carry out research into different indust...

2021-09-08 PER, Private Equity Recruitment

Associate, Global Infrastructure Direct Private Equity, Leading SWF, Abu Dhabi, UAE

PER, Private Equity Recruitment - Abu Dhabi, UAE
Our client is one of the world's leading Sovereign Wealth Funds, based in Abu Dhabi, with an outstanding track record in private equity transactions globally.Their globally focused infrastructure investment team is looking for top-ranked Associates to join and focus on the origination, execution and...

2021-09-08 PER, Private Equity Recruitment

Senior Investment Professional, Global Infrastructure Private Equity, Abu Dhabi, UAE

PER, Private Equity Recruitment - Abu Dhabi, UAE
Our client is one of the world's leading Sovereign Wealth Funds, based in the Middle East, with an outstanding track record in private equity transactions globally.Their globally-focused infrastructure investment team is looking for a senior investment professional to lead the origination, execution...

2021-09-08 PER, Private Equity Recruitment

Real Estate and Infrastructure Data Analyst, Global Sovereign Wealth Fund, Abu Dhabi, UAE

PER, Private Equity Recruitment - Abu Dhabi, UAE
Our client is a leading sovereign wealth fund, based in Abu Dhabi.They are looking for a data analyst to be responsible for the investment reporting of their Real Estate and Infrastructure portfolios.Lead preparation and delivery of regular reports about Cashflows, FX, Capital Calls, Semi-Annual Com...

2021-09-08 PER, Private Equity Recruitment

Head of Tax, Global Private Equity, Abu Dhabi, UAE

PER, Private Equity Recruitment - Abu Dhabi, UAE
Our client is one of the world's leading Sovereign Wealth Funds, based in the Middle East, with an outstanding track record in private equity transactions globally.Their globally-focused private equity team is looking for an experienced private equity tax professional to lead the PE tax team, workin...

2021-09-08 PER, Private Equity Recruitment

Investment Professional, Global Food and Agriculture Private Equity, Abu Dhabi, UAE

PER, Private Equity Recruitment - Abu Dhabi, UAE
Our client is a growing international investment firm looking to expand its food and agriculture-focused private equity investment team based in Abu Dhabi.You will be joining a fast-growing, fast-moving investment team with a global remit.The team is well-funded and has an entrepreneurial culture.Pl...

2021-09-08 PER, Private Equity Recruitment

Network & Security Admin

Arab Monetary Fund - Abu Dhabi, UAE
Manage and monitor Security Solutions implemented in Buna network.Periodic Vulnerability and Penetration tests of all Buna owned, controlled and managed network, Applications and security assets.Implements risk and compliance standards (ISO 27001:2013, SWIFT CSP) to automate and continuously monitor...

2021-09-07 Arab Monetary Fund

AVP, Product Control - FX & Rates

First Abu Dhabi Bank - Abu Dhabi, UAE
Now it's your time to join the #1 bank in the Middle East and one of the most prestigious financial companies in the region.Shaking up the world of banking requires a lot of smarts and skill.We're looking for the brightest and best to help us reach our goals and we'll also help you reach yours.Your ...

2021-09-06 First Abu Dhabi Bank

Financial Controller

The Club - Abu Dhabi, UAE
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2021-09-06 The Club

Quality Control Engineer

Continental Recruitment Services - Abu Dhabi, UAE
They oversee themanufacturing of products and they are involved in every stage ofmaking a product--from development and manufacturing topackaging....

2021-09-06 Continental Recruitment Services

Abu Dhabi Employment, Jobs in Abu Dhabi

Getting Abu Dhabi employment

So many people from all over the world are attracted by the prospect of working in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). In fact, it's such a great opportunity that so many people are dying to get their hands on. Working in the UAE apparently is an opportunity that so many people from various places all over the world, can't turn down.


If you look at the job market right now, a number of professionals love the fact that UAE is offering them such a competitive place with favorable working conditions that make them want to make the best out of themselves, especially when they look at their challenges at their places of work. This makes them look for various positions here, in UAE so as to exercise their professional skills with a lot of comforts. Imagine working at a place with a positive outlook for you. UAE offers such an opportunity.


UAE is one place that offers so many privileges that are so attractive to expats from so many countries across the globe. This includes an expat community that is so skillful, a great lifestyle and recreation and entertainment like no other. Above all, this is one place where safety supersedes all since crime is so rare.


Abu Dhabi is a city in the UAE that ranks as one of the top three cities to live and work in across the Middle East and North Africa (Mena). This makes Abu Dhabi employment such a lucrative option for a lot of expats from all over the world. Not only that but also it has the best health services and social security.


Abu Dhabi, being a very top city requires that when you want to relocate, you start looking for a job. But then you have to know how to do it since there are certain procedures to follow and some specifications to be met. Like for example, you will have to start early, now that getting a job in the Abu Dhabi will take you three to six months. And of course, that depends on a number of things like area of specialization and level of your career.


There are a number of things to follow when you are looking for a job in Abu Dhabi:


  • 1. Researching the market

    Researching is very important before making a move on Abu Dhabi employment. Whichever job it is, it's very necessary to try and get to know more about the city and the kind of jobs that are offered there. When you know which areas are offering the jobs, it's advisable that you find out what they entail and if they want to hire or not. That way, you will be able to know what you need to do and the kind of instructions that are given in the job.

    You can check various sites and websites if it's a case of specific employers who want to hire people from all over the world. You need also to know if the jobs are only for natives or they are even for people from across the globe.

  • 2. Setting a routine and sticking to it

    Employers might not be so prompt when it comes to reviewing CV applications, they may take a very long time before they can check their websites to see whether there are people who have applied for some jobs with their companies. That is very common with Abu Dhabi employment. Therefore if you are applying for a job, just do it a month early before coming to the Abu Dhabi, particularly for those that are relocating from other countries. Once you are there, you will be required to update the information on your CV. Ensure that you apply for jobs on a constant basis, not forgetting to update your online CV so that it can be seen by employers.

  • 3. Updating your CV

    It will be such a worse mistake if you wait until the last minute in order for you to update your CV. With an updated CV you will have the advantage of the employers looking for you even when they don't have vacant jobs. The information in your CV should contain the fields where you are looking for employment, the roles you want, your personal skills and working experience.

  • 4. Creating an online profile

    Create a personalized link profile in your online CV that will give employers an easy time when they are looking for people to hire. They can use search engines to find you, and your profile can act as a business card that employers can use to get to you by contacting you since all your contact details are there. You can easily be endorsed by other professionals so that you can get connected with employers in order for them to give you a job.

  • 5. Networking

    There is no such hard thing as trying to network in a new city. You may not know where to begin since you are new to the people around. This is how tough it is when looking for Abu Dhabi employment, but then it's something very crucial that you need to make in order to meet employers and conduct interviews to help you in the network expansion. During the interviews, you can ask where you can apply for jobs in the city.

  • 6. Following up

    When you get to the city it will be important for you to write emails in order to follow up on your applications so that you can get an opportunity to have an interview with the company you applied to.