Capital Raising Specialist

  • Job Reference: 00000075-1
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Capital Haus
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  • Location: Dubai
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Attractive Package
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services
  • Job Type: Contract, Permanent, Temporary

Job Description

Job Title: Capital Raising Specialist

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Job Summary:

Capital Haus is seeking an accomplished and strategic Capital Raising Specialist to join our dynamic team in Dubai. The ideal candidate will be instrumental in developing and executing innovative capital-raising strategies to support our firm's ambitious growth and expansion plans. This role demands a proactive individual with a proven track record in securing funding and managing investor relations within high-stakes environments.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Strategic Development: Formulate and implement comprehensive capital raising strategies to secure funding for investment fund, various projects, initiatives, and expansions within our organization.
  2. Investor Engagement: Identify and engage with a diverse range of potential investors, including institutional investors, high net worth individuals, private equity firms, and venture capitalists.
  3. Relationship Management: Cultivate and maintain robust relationships with both existing and potential investors, ensuring they are well-informed about our activities, financial performance, and growth prospects.
  4. Investment Proposals: Prepare compelling investment proposals, pitch decks, and presentations designed to attract potential investors and secure funding.
  5. Cross-functional Collaboration: Work closely with internal teams, including private markets and marketing, to ensure cohesive capital-raising efforts and adherence to regulatory requirements.
  6. Performance Monitoring: Track the progress of capital-raising initiatives, evaluate performance, and provide regular reports to senior management.
  7. Networking: Participate in networking events, conferences, and industry forums to enhance our organisations visibility and establish key stakeholder relationships.
  8. Best Practices: Continuously seek and implement best practices and innovative approaches in capital raising, investor relations, and fundraising techniques.


Qualifications and Skills:

  1. Educational Background: Diploma in finance, business administration, economics, or a related field. A Bachelors / Masters degree or relevant professional certifications (e.g., CFA, CAIA, CFP) is advantageous.
  2. Proven Success: Demonstrated success in raising capital and managing investor relations in the UAE or similar markets.
  3. Financial Acumen: Deep understanding of the UAEs financial landscape, including regulations, capital markets, investment vehicles, and investor preferences.
  4. Analytical Skills: Proficiency in financial modelling, valuation techniques, and investment analysis.
  5. Communication: Exceptional communication and presentation skills with the ability to convey complex concepts clearly and concisely.
  6. Relationship Building: Strong relationship-building and networking abilities, with a proven capacity to establish and maintain relationships with investors and stakeholders.
  7. Analytical Prowess: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to evaluate investment opportunities and assess risks.
  8. Results-Driven: A results-oriented mindset with the capability to work under pressure and meet challenging targets and deadlines.
  9. Professional Integrity: High level of integrity and professionalism, with a commitment to confidentiality and ethical standards.
  10. Technical Proficiency: Proficiency in MS Office Suite (particularly Excel and PowerPoint) and familiarity with financial software and databases.


Key Performance Indicators (KPIs):

  • Fund Raising: $5.0 million USD per quarter
  • Capital Raising Projects: $2.5 million USD per quarter



  • Fundraising: 1% on funds raised up to $2.5 million USD per quarter; 2% on funds raised above $2.5 million USD per quarter.
  • Capital Raising Projects: 1-5% depending on which projects is engaged. 


Full-Time Offering:

  • Secure $5 million USD within six months to be offered a full-time position with all employee benefits.


Additional Information:

  • For candidates residing outside the UAE, a monthly retainer will be offered once the KPIs above are met


If you are a motivated and strategic thinker with a demonstrated ability to raise capital and build strong investor relationships, we invite you to apply for the Capital Raising Specialist position. Join Capital Haus and contribute to the growth and success of our organization in the UAE.