Working in the Middle East / United Arab Emirates


Date Posted: February 21, 2016      

Abdul Latif Jameel’s Dubai office is based in Jumeirah Lake Towers (commonly referred to as JLT). Situated in the heart of Dubai on Sheikh Zayed Road across from Dubai Marina, JLT is conveniently located within easy reach of most residential and commercial areas of Dubai either by car, or by metro, being in close proximity to two metro stations – Dubai Marina (Damac Properties) and Jumeirah Lake Towers.

JLT consists of 79 towers built around three man-made lakes. It has a range of residential, commercial, retail and hotel buildings, and has fast become a vibrant and diverse community. The towers are organized in clusters, named from A to Z and each tower is numbered, as well as having official names.

Abdul Latif Jameel occupies six floors (levels 13-18) of Jumeirah Business Center 1, in Cluster G. It is a 44-storey tower that enjoys views over Emirates Hills, The Palm Jumeirah and Dubai Marina. Our main visitor’s reception is on the 17th floor. Each floor contains bathrooms and a small kitchen area with tea and coffee-making facilities, a refrigerator, microwave and a fully stocked supply of crockery and cutlery. There is a large break-out or common area on the 18th floor where employees can meet for lunch and enjoy hot and cold drinks.

Subject to availability and grade, employees are provided with a secure car parking space below the building where they can park for an unlimited time, free of charge. Amenities around our offices are plentiful, within a short walk you will find supermarkets (Zoom, Park and Shop, Carrefour, Sunrise and two minimarts), coffee shops, shisha cafes, restaurants (Chinese, Burmese/Malaysian, Korean, Thai, Lebanese, Indian, Bangladeshi, Pakistani, Egyptian, Pizzerias and Italian among others) that also offer delivery options, as well as salons and pharmacies.