Our division works on some of the most complex financial challenges and transactions in the market today. Whether advising on a merger, providing financial solutions for an acquisition, or structuring an initial public offering, we handle projects that help clients at major milestones.
We work with corporations, pension funds, financial sponsors, and governments and are team of strong analytical thinkers, who have a passion for producing out-of-the-box ideas.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
Are you passionate about working with teams, helping your teams achieve the best results, keeping people focused and on track, and making things happen?
The Investment Banking Division is looking for an administrative professional to join the team based in Dubai. This individual will support team members in our Investment Banking Division based in Dubai and Riyadh, of all levels from managing director to analyst.
HOW WE'RE ORGANIZED
Goldman Sachs Investment Banking Division aspires to be the leading trusted advisor and financier to our clients, which include corporations, financial institutions, financial sponsors, governments and public authorities and boards of directors and special committees.
At Goldman Sachs, our culture is one of teamwork, innovation and meritocracy. We often say our people are our greatest asset and we take pride in supporting each colleague both professionally and personally.
This role is for a full time assistant to support a team of investment bankers in the Dubai and Riyadh offices, including the MENA regional head.
Extensive diary management, for senior bankers and regional head
Arranging travel; organizing and providing detailed travel schedules
Liaising with internal and external stakeholders to organize client meetings and full trip agendas
Processing expenses and invoices in a timely manner
Arranging internal and client meetings on and off the GS campus - booking of conference rooms and catering, registering guests, ensuring materials organized
Adhering to Compliance regulations and gaining the relevant approvals
General team admin including photocopying, printing, attendance tracking, and fielding calls
Act as an integral member of the team; maintaining a high level of awareness of current priorities and support required
Regularly facilitate knowledge sharing within the team and ensure relevant information is disseminated accordingly
Involved in client event organization
Flexibility to support assistant colleagues and cover when necessary
Coordinating all aspects of floor administration and floor moves / new joiners with IBD Infrastructure Managers
Working with IBD Infrastructure Managers to ensure consistent maintenance of various databases / documents as required, and to maintain floors and desks with correct equipment and raising tech tickets as appropriate, etc.
Skills & Experience required
Prior experience supporting at Partner level or equivalent, preferably in region-head role
Solid organizational skills ability to multi-task and prioritize effectively
Strong attention to detail
Excellent interpersonal skills and teamwork; ability and willingness to work collaboratively
Ability to communicate clearly, concisely and confidently
Hard working, strong work ethic with a positive attitude; flexible and reliable
Ability to work well under pressure and stay professional in a busy environment
Proactivity ability to take initiative, follow up where necessary without prompting and seek clarification when needed
Discretion ability to handle sensitive matters confidentially at all times
Microsoft Office skills (Outlook, Word, Excel)