Technology Division Manager / Head of IT

Abu Dhabi Permanent
  • Technology leadership opportunity with a vast, yet growing organisation
  • Must have strong IT leadership experience within a complex business

About Our Client

An industrial services organisation with over 1,000 employees going through an exciting technology transformation.

Job Description

  • Develop and IT strategy and operating model in line with the high level vision of the business
  • Lead the direction and output of the department through effective delegation and development
  • Develop the financial budgets and plans for the department including all operating expenses and manpower budget
  • Report to the Board on ongoing progress and future plans
  • Manage relationships with IT service providers to ensure infrastructure is efficient and effective
  • Cultivate and manage internal and external senor stakeholder relationships.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree qualified in IT, Computer Sciences, Business Management or similar related field.
  • Extensive IT senior leadership experience within a large, complex business
  • Experience developing an IT roadmap for a sizeable business with at least 2000 users
  • Experience of building department-wide financial plans and budgets
  • Experience of leading and developing a manpower plan for an internal IT department of at least 30 employees
  • Strong knowledge of IT systems and strategy management
  • Strong expertise in leading a large technology project portfolio

What's on Offer

  • Transformation and leadership role
  • Opportunity to lead a high-performing IT function, developing the strategy and roadmap yourself
  • Opportunity to work for an organisation with ambitious plans within their market and for investment in Technology
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