Digital Transformation Lead-Head of PMO


Location:

Abu Dhabi

Date posted:

20th May 2019

Employment type:

Permanent

Job reference:

65500-0010994912

Staffing area:

Technology


Description

The Company

My client is a sovereign wealth backed entity that is establishing itself as the no 1 company in their respective field. They are able to attract the best talent from leading financial institutions globally by offering an entrepreneurial and thriving business culture with world-class operations in place. They now have an exciting and unique opportunity in place where they are looking for a Digital Transformation Lead to deliver the group's transformational journey to become a digitally enabled world class organisation.

The Role

The ideal DTL will be hands-on, strong personality with strong execution and excellent communication skills. In addition, the DTL needs to establish himself / herself as a strategic partner to management, providing insights and direction on the strategic change / digital agenda.

Key accountabilities

  • Lead Project Management Office and work with teams across functional units on various projects
  • Manage system integrators' delivery, project management and quality assurance
  • Define, scope and lead applicable change projects, undertaking all aspects of the planning process and maintain and manage detailed plans throughout the project lifecycle
  • Identify key strategic opportunities to improve overall enterprise architecture

Key prerequisites

  • Strong strategic thinker with experience in developing Digital and IT strategy
  • 9+ years of Management Consulting in a top tier consulting firm
  • Excellent knowledge of program management, supporting the creation of detailed plans including key activities and milestones
  • Experience in Big Data, Analytics and Blockchain
  • Understands agile and LEAN principles and process re-engineering
  • Demonstrates strong execution capabilities
  • Exhibits good understanding of processes in financial services industry, particularly in brokerage/ investment banking and investment management
  • Professional project management certifications (PMP, Prince 2 Practitioner)
  • Experience in post-merger integration
  • Exceptional communication skills

Salary & Benefits

  • My client offer an above market compensation package with bonus and benefits.

Feel free to send your CV in strict confidence



Dubai

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC)
Gate Village 1, Level 1, Office Unit 104, P.O. Box 482100
Dubai
ae
+971 (0) 4 382 6700
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