Special Projects Manager - Public Sector

Abu Dhabi Permanent
  • Exciting opportunity to deliver transformational projects in the public sector
  • Must have strong project skills alongside excellent stakeholder management

About Our Client

A high-profile government entity with an exciting opportunity to play a key role in developing and delivering strategic plans for the cultural & socio-economic development in Abu Dhabi

Job Description

  • Use the latest project management methodologies to manage and oversee multiple initiatives, often with conflicting timescales and priorities
  • Managing transformation projects across multiple departments, working in tandem with key stakeholders to achieve project objectives
  • Excellent analytical skills with the ability to leverage findings to develop financial predictions
  • Provide continuous support to strategic planning teams to oversee activities and manage risk, as appropriate
  • Lead on the preparation of project reports, presentations and executive summaries for senior leadership

The Successful Applicant

  • Must have an undergraduate degree from a top - tier international university, preferably in the fields of economics, business administration, or project management.
  • At least 6 years' experience in strategy and planning, with prior experience managing high-profile projects and initiatives
  • Exposure to engagements within the Tourism and/or Culture sectors is highly preferred
  • Strong problem solving, research and analytical skills, along with expertise in conducting feasibility studies and designing presentations to share findings
  • Arabic language is preferred, but not essential. The successful candidate must be willing to relocate to Abu Dhabi

What's on Offer

  • Competitive tax-free salary and package
  • Unique opportunity to work closely with senior leadership and manage projects across multiple departments on high-profile initiatives
Christopher Davies
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Consultancy, Strategy and Change
Project & Program Management
Leisure, Travel & Tourism
Abu Dhabi
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Christopher Davies
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