Strategic Advisor - Technical Office

Global Bankers Search and Selection

Doha, Qatar

Ref: NP509-95

Job description / Role

Strategic Advisor - Technical Office - Qatar

• Prepare Periodical Reports
• Provide suggestions and recommendations with regard to Financial and Banking Policies, Mechanisms and suggest Approaches to comply with them
• Provide Recommendation in areas of Specialty
• Provide Views with regard to the Implications of Policies; specially those related to Monetary Policy Aspects
• Suggest Mechanisms and Methods to aid the implementation of various Economic Policies and Plans, and continue to develop them
• Design and create Methodologies and Models to support future Sovereignty Appraisal
• Prepare Responses addressed to International Rating Agencies and Organizations (i.e. IMF, World Bank and International Bank of Settlement)
• Review and check Data and Information accuracy and Responses prepared by departments prior to presenting them to Technical Office Director
• Take initiatives in suggesting new approaches to enhance overall performance of the Technical Office
• Take part in providing Technical Supervision for Researchers work within the office; provide them with necessary guidance
• Review Subjects/Issues forwarded to the Technical Office from Higher Management
• Maintain good up-to-date knowledge of Monetary and Banking Policies and the overall Economic Situation and identify ways to benefit from them
• Prepare Studies and Reports on the Economic Viability of different Procedures and Projects Planned to be implemented
• Technical participation in the preparation process for Conferences, Presentations and Workshops organized by Technical Office
• Participate in the development of Financial Sector and Technical Office’s Strategies; ensure they are aligned; and ensure their contribution to Qatar’s National Development Strategy and National Vision 2030
• Evaluate progress and accomplishments of Plans and Strategic Objectives; associated Opportunities; Risks and Challenges
• Develop proactive Scenarios for specific Economic and Financial Cases and make Recommendations about them to Technical Office Director
• Participate in identifying opportunities for continuous development of Banking Sectors’ Systems; Operations and Practices, through the implementation of Best Practices and the Enhancement of Procedures and Productivity
• Carry out any other relevant task


• Economics / Finance Degree and Masters or PHD level with Certifications or Training in Strategy
• 12 years relevant Economics work experience with experience working as an Economist or in an Economic role from a Regulatory background or Central Bank.
• Strong understanding and exposure to Financial and Banking Policies, and Mechanisms
• Strong communication, numerical skills
• Knowledge of Methodologies and Models to support Sovereignty Appraisals
• Strong knowledge of Monetary Policy Aspects
• Good Report writing skills
• Ability to liaise with and influence Senior Stakeholders
• Willing to relocate to Qatar

If suitable and interested in this excellent opportunity, please apply online now.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 5-7 working days.

About the Company

Global Bankers Search & Selection Ltd provides specialist recruitment services to Clients in the Banking and Financial Services sector. We work with a diverse range of Organisations and have an excellent track-record of identifying and attracting high-calibre, mid senior executive level Candidates based globally for Permanent, Interim and Contract positions. We also offer a comprehensive, bespoke Search and Selection and Mapping Service.

Our Consultants are experienced professionals with an in-depth knowledge of the industry, so they fully understand the kinds of challenges you face. Our searches span the UK / GCC / MENA / Far East / Asia Pacific Regions. Our network of contacts includes talented professionals within, but not limited to, the following specialisms:

     Finance & Accounting
     Investment Banking / Investment Management
     Retail Banking
     Islamic Banking
     Corporate & Commercial Banking
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     IT into Finance
     HR into Banking & Finance
     Mortgage & Secured Loans Brokerages 
     Lenders & Packagers

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