Director of Innovation & Technology ()



Abu Dhabi


Our client, a prestigious and high-profile federal entity in Abu Dhabi is currently searching for a hands-on and strategic Director of Innovation & Technology to lead the development, implementation, and evaluation of best in class Digital & Technology strategies that support the entity in achieving its vision & strategic goals.

The role

- Set up the entire Digital and Technology department from scratch and oversee the process design and plan development
- Oversee the annual digital & IT budget and ensure compliance and cost-effectiveness
- Supervise and monitor the daily IT operations and assess the request for new digital products for teams and departments
- Regularly assess the digital maturity of the entity and provide recommendations to address any gaps, in-line with the strategy
- Foster innovation and support digital initiatives, empowering the team to present and adopt innovative and new ideas

Client requirements

- UAE national with Family book
- A degree in IT, Computer Science or related field / Master is preferred
- Minimum 12 years' experience in digital and technology management
- Solid technical background with understanding and experience in software development and web technologies
- Understand core business and support processes and systems as well as associated technical solutions and digital assets
- Proven experience in designing, owning, and delivering digital transformation projects
- Up to date knowledge of the latest digital landscape of the organisations

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