Job title: Head of Family Office - PLACED
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: GBP £200,000.00
Location: Qatar
Job ID: 32056

Job Description

Location: Qatar (with extensive travel)

A prominent and affluent Middle Eastern family based in Qatar, with diversified business interests across various industries are seeking a highly experienced and sophisticated professional to serve as their Head of Family Office. This individual will oversee all aspects of their financial affairs, investments, and day-to-day operations, ensuring the preservation of their estate.

As the Head of Family Office, you will be responsible for managing all financial and administrative matters on behalf of the family. This role requires extensive travel and flexibility to cater to the family's needs across various locations.

Key Responsibilities:

● Develop and implement comprehensive financial strategies aligned with the family's objectives.

● Oversee budgeting, cash flow management, and financial reporting.

● Monitor investment portfolios, assess risks, and identify opportunities for growth.

● Collaborate with financial advisors, legal counsel, and other professionals to optimize financial performance. 

● Manage their diverse portfolio of assets, including real estate, equities, private equity, and alternative investments.

● Conduct due diligence on potential investment opportunities.

● Implement risk management strategies to safeguard their assets.

● Evaluate and optimize existing investments to maximize returns.

● Establish and maintain policies, procedures, and controls for efficient office operations.

● Supervise a team of professionals, including accountants, investment analysts, and administrative staff.

● Coordinate with external service providers, including banks, law firms, and tax advisors.

● Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and reporting obligations.

 ● Serve as the primary point of contact for family members on all financial matters.

● Cultivate strong relationships with external stakeholders, including business partners, bankers, and investment managers.

● Facilitate communication and collaboration among family members and advisors. 

● Travel extensively to various locations to meet the needs of the family.

● Accompany family members on business trips, vacations, and other engagements.

● Remain flexible and adaptable to changing travel schedules and requirements.



● Bachelor's degree in finance, business administration, or a related field; MBA or advanced degree preferred.

● Minimum of 10 years of experience in wealth management, private banking, or family office services.

● Proven track record of successfully managing large portfolios of assets and delivering strong investment results.

● In-depth knowledge of financial markets, investment strategies, and wealth preservation techniques.

● Strong leadership and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with diverse stakeholders.

● Demonstrated ability to work independently, prioritize tasks, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

● Fluency in English; proficiency in Arabic is highly desirable. ● Willingness to travel extensively and accommodate flexible schedules.