Manager – Group Strategy – Apple Search & Selection Dubai, UAE
About the Company
Apple Search & Selection offers a very personalised, executive recruitment service. Our fresh and honest approach to ensuring cultural and strategic fit between clients and the candidates we present is tailored to minimising the workload, releasing the pressure of decision making and significantly reducing the recruitment cycle time. We develop our business based on long-term relationships and have an excellent reputation for service delivery.
We are dedicated to providing our customers with an unparalleled level of care, professionalism, confidentiality and integrity and the service that we provide is constantly applauded by our clients and candidates alike, for our quality professional and courteous approach.
Manager – Group Strategy, Up to AED 26,000 per month, plus benefits
Our client, a leading organization in the UAE, is currently looking for a Group Strategy Manager for their growing team in Dubai.
The key responsibilities for this role are; to collect and condense relevant strategy information across the Group. Develop project plans for individually owned work streams (including deliverables, responsibilities and milestones) and analyze markets and products to identify business opportunities and generate new business idea. You will also support and facilitate development of strategic plans for the Group and its entities/businesses as well as collect and carry out economic research and project driven competitor analyses to identify opportunities and threats.
The ideal candidate must have strong business judgment and superior problem solving and analytical abilities, particularly in strategic business and financial analysis, ability to multi-task and work under pressure; flexibility with last-minutes challenges/changes and excellent verbal and written communications skills.
– University or Graduate Degree or comparable education/training
– MBA is of advantage
– Ability to speak, read and write English is required, while knowledge of regional languages is of advantage.
– 2-3 years in Strategy Consulting in the Financial services industry or 3+ years in Banking with strategy and business building experience
– Specific experience in selected areas, e.g. Retail, Wholesale, Treasury, Asset Management and Brokerage
-I ntegration experience is of advantage
If you have all the skills and experience required please apply now! Due to high volume of received applications, we are unable to respond to each application on individual basis therefore only successful candidates will be contacted.Apply for this job.