PAID INTERNSHIP- REF: INT001

An excellent opportunity for internship has arisen at IFAAS Group for a talented and motivated individual to join IFAAS team in the UK. As an intern at IFAAS, you will gain a unique exposure to the world of Islamic finance.

With a hands-on capacity building approach, you’ll get the chance to work on various impact-driven Islamic finance advisory projects for governments, multilateral organisations, financial institutions, corporates and NGOs. Your professional development will be further supported by a personal mentor from IFAAS team.

 

How to apply

IFAAS promotes equality, meritocracy and seeks individuals who share our values. We will carry out screening checks and will take out references on your behalf if you are selected. If you are talented, reliable, service minded, resilient and a highly motivated professional, with a strong commitment to the Islamic finance industry, please email your CV and Covering Letter to jobs@ifaas.com and adding the reference in the subject line.

NOTE: WE WILL ACCEPT APPLICATIONS ONLY FROM CANDIDATES WHO ARE ELIGIBLE TO WORK IN THE UK. UNFORTUNATELY, WE WILL NOT PROGRESS APPLICATIONS THAT REQUIRE VISA SPONSORSHIP. ONLY SHORT-LISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.

 

 

STRATEGIC PROJECT MANAGER- REF: SPM001

IFAAS UK Ltd is looking to recruit an exceptionally talented and experienced individual to join our team. As a middle management member in IFAAS, the successful candidate is expected to lead the overall delivery of IFAAS’s strategic projects while working closely with the Managing Director.

The post holder will be required to take full ownership and provide end-to-end servicing to a portfolio of strategic projects with a direct responsibility for delivering effective and efficient results. Such projects will typically involve developing and delivering new services and solutions for our clients worldwide.

 

The successful candidate will have/be

  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in an advisory or management consultancy role (any experience in Islamic finance will be considered as a major advantage).
  • A graduate degree (post-graduate would be an advantage) in business/finance/Islamic finance or other relevant subjects.
  • Very strong analytical and writing skills.
  • An excellent command of English, having knowledge in French or Arabic will be a major plus.
  • A very good command of MS Office (mainly Word, Excel, and Power Point).
  • A qualification in Project Management will be a plus.
  • Able to travel abroad frequently for business.

Knowledge and ability to:

  • Plan, prioritise and implement required tasks to ensure successful and timely delivery of projects.
  • Manage projects, stakeholder feedback, evaluation and periodic monitoring/reporting systems.
  • Draft professional reports & documentation and develop  business and operational models.
  • Excellent interpersonal and team working skills.
  • Professional Islamic finance qualifications would be an advantage (i.e. IFQ, CSAA, CIPA, CIMA Diploma in Islamic Finance etc.)

 

How to apply

IFAAS promotes equality, meritocracy and seeks individuals who share IFAAS values. We will carry out screening checks and will take out references on your behalf if you are selected.

If you are talented, reliable, resilient and a highly motivated professional, looking for extraordinary opportunities for professional achievement, please email your CV with an appropriate 1-page covering letter to jobs@ifaas.com and adding the reference in the subject line.

NOTE: WE WILL ACCEPT APPLICATIONS ONLY FROM CANDIDATES WHO ARE ELIGIBLE TO WORK IN THE UK. UNFORTUNATELY, WE WILL NOT PROGRESS APPLICATIONS THAT REQUIRE VISA SPONSORSHIP. ONLY SHORT-LISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.