Director - Sports Consulting

Dubai Permanent
  • Opportunity to build out a key vertical for an international consulting firm
  • Must have significant consulting experience within sport projects in Middle East

About Our Client

An international consulting firm with significant presence across the Middle East across multiple verticals

Job Description

  • Assess the financial aspects of your recommendations to clients, while identifying and quantifying financial and non-financial benefits of proposed solutions
  • Develop scope and staff resource plans for projects based off detailed discussions with clients to ensure you deliver the brief on time and in budget
  • Influence clients and team members through modelling best practice behaviours and leading by example
  • Lead business development activities for your vertical to identify new opportunities as well as maintain existing relationships through excellence of delivery
  • Develop high-performing people and teams through challenging and meaningful opportunities

The Successful Applicant

  • Strong and proven experience in a strategy consulting or commercial due diligence role with a leading firm, specifically in the sporting space in the region
  • Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from a reputed business school
  • Strong strategic and analytical orientation coupled with exceptional communication skills (Arabic language will be an advantage)
  • Ability to supervise and coach staff on complex commercial analysis
  • Experience working with clients to identify business needs and design consulting solutions

What's on Offer

  • Attractive tax-free salary
  • Opportunity to play a key role in an emerging sector in the region with potential international influence
  • Chance to lead critical projects with senior stakeholders
Contact
Christopher Davies
Quote job ref
JN-082023-6161487

Job summary

Sector
Consultancy, Strategy and Change
Subsector
Strategy & Management Consulting
Industry
Leisure, Travel & Tourism
Location
Dubai
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Christopher Davies
Job reference
JN-082023-6161487