IT Governance Specialist

Abu Dhabi Permanent
  • Opportunity to work closely with executive leadership on high impact projects.
  • Must have strong experience in governance and regulatory requirements.

About Our Client

Well - established and highly successful organisation in Abu Dhabi, competing at an international scale, looking for an experienced IT Governance professional to join their dynamic team.

Job Description

  • Develop and deploy IT governance strategies and frameworks, such as trust resilience framework and decision-making authority framework.
  • Lead the creation, implementation, and maintenance of policies, procedures, and standards to ensure regulatory compliance and adherence to industry best practices, including certifications like ITIL, TOGAF, COBIT, ISO, etc.
  • Offer guidance and assistance to senior management and stakeholders regarding IT governance issues, including risk management, compliance, and performance monitoring.
  • Assess and audit existing IT governance processes and controls to gauge effectiveness, and propose enhancements.
  • Collaborate with various teams to integrate IT governance principles seamlessly into business processes and decision-making.
  • Stay abreast of emerging trends and technologies in IT governance, and adjust strategies and frameworks accordingly.
  • Act as a subject matter expert on IT governance matters, providing training and awareness initiatives to promote organizational understanding and adoption

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field. Master's degree preferred.
  • Must have certifications relevant to IT governance such as ITIL, TOGAF, COBIT, ISO, etc.
  • 8 - 12 years of experience in IT governance, risk management, and compliance.
  • Strong understanding of regulatory requirements and industry best practices.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.

What's on Offer

  • Unique opportunity to work closely with the executive leadership on high impact projects.
  • Competitive, tax free salary
Areej Mahmood
Quote job ref

Job summary

IT Support
Energy & Natural Resources
Abu Dhabi
Contract type
Consultant name
Areej Mahmood
Job reference