Personal Assistant

Shore Based Jobs
AEDĀ 25,000 - AEDĀ 30,000 Per Month
Job posted:
April 3, 2024
This job advert has been checked and approved by Yacrew.

We're seeking a highly experienced, eloquent, and meticulous Private PA for our UHNW client based in Dubai. The successful candidate will have extensive PA experience supporting the private lives of international UHNW families, particularly in managing complex travel, busy calendars and supporting both their personal and their business lives. You must be an effective communicator, be able to multitask and work at pace. The role will involve travel when required. Any experienced overseeing household staff would be advantageous.


  • Manage the day to day lives of the Principal and his family.
  • Efficiently organise and manage the family’s busy diaries.
  • Coordinate and organise complex travel including hotels, private jets and yachts as required.
  • Liaise with other staff members within the home and business environment.
  • Handle bill payments.
  • Handle shopping and errands for the Principal or other family members.
  • All household and business-related administrative tasks.
  • Manage all personal events on behalf of the family.

Ideal Candidate

  • Possesses a strong command of the English language, demonstrating excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Has previous experience working in a similar role for high-profile clients, with proven longevity. Any experience working with Russian families is advantageous.
  • Exhibits the ability to work independently and collaboratively with the Principal and other family members.
  • Quick learner with exceptional organizational and multitasking skills.
  • Demonstrates exceptional administrative skills.
  • Financially literate, with experience overseeing finances and budgeting.
  • Exudes enthusiasm, dedication to responsibilities, and a positive “can-do” attitude.
  • Values discretion and confidentiality.
  • Excellent references required from previous employers.


  • Salary: 25,000 – 30,000 AED per month DOE
  • Visa
  • Health Insurance


Work Experience Requirements:

All applicants must have previous experience in working on a Yacht.

Language Requirements:

Good knowledge of the English language is required.

Certificates and Qualifications:

A valid STCW Basic Safety Training certificate is required from all applicants. Please sign up for an STCW course and obtain the certificate if you don't have it yet.