Media & Communications VP Jobs in Dubai – UAE at Morgan Stanley

Title: Media & Communications VP

Company: Morgan Stanley

Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Finance, Banking

Job Level

:Vice President


MorganStanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range ofinvestment banking, securities, investment management and wealth managementservices. The Firm’s employees serve clients worldwide including corporations,governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries.

As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to oursuccess. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity,excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superiorfoundation for building a professional career – a place for people to learn, toachieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectivesand needs is an important part of our culture.

Department Profile

Morgan Stanley’s Investment Banking Division builds and maintains closerelationships with corporations and governments around the world in order toprovide both traditional and innovative solutions that meet their individualstrategic and financial needs. Associates work on assignments which includevarious types of different transactions (M&A, capital markets) and businessdevelopment projects while interacting directly with senior-level financial andstrategic decision-makers at some of the world’s largest corporations, as wellas with smaller, emerging growth clients. An ideal candidate would have priorfinancial industry or investment banking experience.

Team Profile

EMEA Media & Communications team within Morgan Stanley’s Investment BankingDivision is a leading franchise in the sector, covering a broad array ofpublicly listed and private companies in the EMEA media and telecommunicationssector. The companies in the sector are highly transaction oriented with MorganStanley advising on a wide range of complex transactions includingacquisitions, divestitures, mergers, joint ventures, corporate restructurings,shareholder relations, recapitalizations, demergers, leveraged buyouts anddefences against unsolicited takeover attempts, strategy advisory assignmentsand executions of public and private capital markets transactions.


Evaluatingclients’ strategic positioning and landscape to make recommendations onpotential strategic actions

Advisingclients on a broad range of transaction types

Identifyingand initiating new domestic and international banking relationships

Analysing andadvising on a broad range of financial matters to companies’ managements,boards and shareholders, including coordination with legal, accounting,regulatory and other advisers

Developingand maintaining key business relationships with senior corporate management andboard of directors

SupervisingAssociates and Analysts on various banking transactions and origination efforts


Skills required:

•A strong academic background combined with relevant Investment Banking (corporate finance/M&A) experience or equivalent required.

•Relevant experience/knowledge of the Media & Communications sector.

•Fluency in English with excellent oral and written communication skills essential; ability to communicate effectively in additional languages is advantageous.

•Must have excellent numerical and analytical skills, combined with a strategic mind set and ability to analyse and value businesses.

•Strong understanding of professional ethics and regulatory environment.

•Committed to delivery of highest quality work product under tight deadlines; strong attention …


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