Denomination: Sunni muslim
Teacher, Saudi Religious Institute, Mecca 1931-1933. Teacher, Arabic School in Jakarta, Indonesia 1933. Director of Princes School, Riyadh 1933-1936.
Director of pre-scholarships school and member of Educational Council 1937-1953. Member of Shura Council 1953-1959. Director-General of Waqfs (Endowments) 1959-1965.
Member of Shura Council since 1965. Chairman of Committee for the Eradication of Illiteracy 1950-1960. Chairman Charitable First Aid Society until its conversion in 1964 into the Red Crescent Society.
Chairman, Supreme Council of Waqfs (Endowments). Member of several official Saudi delegations. Chairman of Founding Committee for Aramco School of Workers.
Honourable member of Shura (Supreme Advisory) Council.