Full-Time / Part-time Lecturer(s)s With CFA Qualifications at the Faculty of Business and Management

Posted 2 months ago

Job Title

Full-Time / Part-time Lecturer(s)s With CFA Qualifications at the Faculty of Business and Management, Muscat University

Job Summary

Muscat University is looking to grow its Faculty of Business & Management through the appointment of Full-Time / Part-time Lecturer(s)with CFA Qualifications to deliver on its newly launched MSc Finance, Financial Analysis, Management Studies.. The candidate should be able to teach a range of CFA (Level 1, 2 and 3) modules namely: Equity Investments and Valuation Corporate Issuers, Fixed income, Derivatives, Portfolio Management, Quantitative Methods in Finance, Financial reporting and Analysis and Alternative Investments. With an ethos of providing an exceptional student experience, the post holder will work with the Faculty Director and to ensure efficient and effective delivery of modules. S/he will be responsible for ensuring that curriculum management and enhancement activities comply with the CFA Institute qualification standards and curriculum as well as standards of the Oman Academic Accreditation Authority (OAAA).
For appointment to this post, a CFA qualification is required. Having Higher Education (HE) teaching experience is a desirable. Exceptional candidates with recognised professional qualifications and substantial industry &/or professional experiences including at least five years HE teaching & research experience can be considered for a Senior Lecturer rank. Experience of the Omani and GCC HE environments would be an advantage, as would strong links to industry, and experience of an international context.
The overall economic landscape in The Sultanate of Oman has been constantly improving over the years as a result of progressive governmental plans, polices and strong regulations. Human capital and research are key pillars underpinning these efforts in the national level and Muscat University is well-placed to play an important role as facilitator through its vision of being a beacon of excellence in innovation and entrepreneurship, delivering high-quality teaching, facilitating learning and conducting rigorous research that is relevant to the social and economic priorities of Oman.

We acknowledge, understand and embrace diversity and expect joining faculty to display and apply the same principles.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Deliver a high-quality CFA content teaching experience on the Muscat University Masters in Finance, Financial Analysis and Management Studies programmes.
  • Construct, plan and assess student assignments.
  • Liaise with the Faculty Director on all student matters including timetabling, academic and technical support.
  • Participate in University meetings and events including Board of Examiners, Programme Reviews, Planning and Monitoring Committees and Staff/Student Liaison.
  • Maintain flexible working patterns which may include some evening and weekend work in support of Programme/Faculty/University business.
  • Any other duties as deemed necessary by the Line Manager.

 Skills and Aptitudes

  • Ability to communicate with clarity on complex & conceptual ideas to those with limited knowledge & understanding, and to peers, using high level skills & a range of media.
  • Ability to think critically and promote innovation and creativity.
  • Demonstrates competences, core behaviour and supplementary behaviour that support and promote the University’s core values.
  • Committed to ensuring a high-quality student experience.



  • Essential: CFA qualification
  • Desirable: HE teaching & research experience



  • Essential:
    • CFA qualification.
  • Desirable:
    • Strong links to industry and experience of an international context.
    • Academic accreditation or quality assurance experiences.
    • Strong track record in research and scholarly activities.


If you face any difficulty in applying through the job portal, kindly send your CV with all the required details listed in the form below to vacancies@muscatuniversity.edu.om

Job Features

Responsible roDirector – Faculty of Business and Management
HoursFull time. Hours as necessary for the role.
LocationMuscat, Oman (some local travel may be required)
NationalityPriority in recruitment shall be given to Omani Candidates.
Terms and ConditionsA competitive compensation and benefits package will be offered. Annual leave entitlement will be 30 days plus private sector national holidays applicable in Oman.

Apply Online

A valid email address is required.
A valid phone number is required.