M&A Analyst - Recent Graduate

Inspire Selection

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: NP314-1262

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

We are working with a fund in Abu Dhabi, which typically employs highly intellectual people from a PE, VC or investment banking background.

Due to continued expansion, we are looking for M&A or VC Analysts to join the young and dynamic team. The role reports to the Head of M&A.


• Assess investment opportunities within various industries
• Research the market potential and commercial feasibility of target company’s product offerings
• Analyze emerging trends, current and potential completion to support investment decision making
• Assist with valuation by preparing financial models using Excel
• Analyzing macroeconomic and industry level data
• Conduct macroeconomic research on geographies and asset classes’ performance data
• Preparing necessary documents and presentations for senior management
• Play a proactive role in identifying emerging investment opportunities

AED 22,000 to 30,000 per month inclusive of fixed allowances.


• Recent Graduate in Finance / Business / economics (graduated in 2019-2021) with a high score
• Advanced user of Excel (financial modelling)
• Solid understanding of financial statements, investment terminologies and M&A process
• Ability to identify investment opportunities
• Ability to extract information from database systems such as Bloomberg, Capital IQ

Thank you for your interest. All applications are viewed and evaluated according to the role requirements. We aim to contact shortlisted candidates within 2 weeks. As we often receive a high volume of applications, we are unable to reply to everyone. If you have not heard back from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.

About the Company

Inspire Selection is an award winning recruitment agency, headquartered in Dubai which recruits across the Middle East region. We employ highly knowledgeable, professional consultants who are experts in connecting the right people with the right opportunities. Our reputation has been built upon our honesty, integrity and our ability to source candidates of the highest calibre right across our specialist sectors. As a result, we are recruitment partners to a wide spectrum of organisations - from leading blue chip companies to smaller, local businesses. Sectors we cover include HR, Administration, Finance & Accounting, Legal, Sales & Marketing including Digital Marketing, IT, Oil/Gas/Energy, Engineering, Procurement, Manufacturing, Higher Education.

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