AF25028 - Bailiff | Group Legal

Department: Al Futtaim Group Legal
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 30-Nov-2016

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.


Al-Futtaim Group Divisions include Al-Futtaim Travel, GMASCO, and shared services for IT, Finance and HR. Audit, Legal, Treasury and Investment Management are also managed at a Group level.

Group Legal

Group Legal is based in Al-Futtaim's head office in Dubai Festival City and provides legal support to the entire group of companies.

About the Role:

We are looking for a Bailiff to assist the Group General Counsel and the Group Legal Department with delivering all confidential messages and PRO work.

Responsibilities include :-

  • Collecting important documents and money to be transported to the Al-Futtaim Head Office
  • Driving to local offices and court buildings within Dubai to deliver documents
  • Accurate/timely & relevant completion of the paper work - based on audits and random spot checks (0% Error)
  • Daily Submission of the required  paper work to the concerned staff.
  • Commute of legal department members too and from courts and other competent authorities as well as court and notary public related works as and when they arise.


About you:
  • Minimum Qualifications and Knowledge: High School education with valid UAE Driving License
  • Job-Specific Skills: Good command of English and Arabic. It is essential that this person has safe driving abilities and knowledge of vehicle operations, knowledge of government departments and official legal buildings/courts
  • Behavioural Competencies: Good communication skills, honesty, loyalty, effective listening and customer service skills and the ability to be flexible with working hours


Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.