CEO – Heavy Equipment (Construction)

Cielo
Riyadh , Saudi Arabia

Ref: LP265-439

Cielo

The Role

My client is a large family owned business in Saudi Arabia. An opportunity has risen for a capable and experienced CEO within the heavy construction equipment to lead the newly formed business unit within a large group of companies.

Reporting to the Chairman, the CEO will be responsible for providing strategic direction, leadership and day to day management of the Strategic Business Unit to ensure its effective operations and performance as per the strategy and objectives set by the Board.
You will also be accountable for the achievement of SBU targets including P&L and adherence to Group-wide policies and decisions relating to the SBU.

Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in relevant field.

MBA is a plus.

A minimum of 10 - 15 years of relevant work experience, at least 5 of which must have been at senior management level in a similar industry.

Possess Leadership skills and People management skills

Decision making skills

Results orientation skills

Networking, relationship building and business development skills

Presentation, communication, influencing and negotiation skills

Knowledge of strategic planning processes, execution and monitoring

Knowledge of financial planning and management processes

Knowledge of core operations of the SBU (industry knowledge)

Arabic speakers are preferred but this is not essential

About the Company

Cielo is the worlds leading provider of recruitment solutions and talent management services. In May 2014, the company rebranded to reflect the successful integration of U.S.-based Pinstripe, Inc., UK-based Ochre House and the outsourced recruitment services of Middle East-based TAAHEED which combined to become the largest independent provider of strategic recruitment process outsourcing (RPO), project hiring solutions and HR consulting services worldwide.

Cielo leverages its global scale, access to world-class technology, customized, innovative solutions and entrepreneurial agility to help clients achieve a sustained people advantage and outstanding business outcomes. Cielos global presence includes nearly 1,000 employees, serving more than 90 clients across 57 countries in 26 languages.

Whilst our global reach for people is a true advantage, we are also a very local company with 70+ people based in our Dubai office or onsite with our clients across the region that include local, family run organisations, government entities and multinational businesses.