Chief Strategy Officer

Manpower Professional
Dubai, UAE

Ref: HP647-668
Manpower Professional

The Role


The Role


The company is a worldwide market leader in its field! It is a publically listed company with over twenty five years of experience in the industry.

This new role has been created due to the company’s exciting plan for growth in the coming decade and will be focussing leading this second part of the company’s strategy: expanding into new sectors of housing and construction.

Role

Take responsibility for the Company’s strategy, for all areas outside of the existing core business
Structure and manage the identification of potential partnerships and acquisitions that align with the company strategy
Ensure the smooth integration of partnerships and acquisitions into the company
Track the performance of partnerships and acquisitions, providing high-level support and action where necessary

Requirements


Requirements


Critical Skills

Total comfort working with senior managers from different countries and cultures
Excellent structuring and process management
Strong analytical and research capabilities
Pragmatic approach to complex and ambiguous challenges
Ability to unite and lead people towards a clear long term vision
Crisp, concise and engaging communication style
Personal drive and passion
Entrepreneurial spirit

To be considered for the role you must have/be:

Degree(s) preferably in engineering and/or business from leading universities
5+ years of management consulting or investment banking experience at a top tier institution
Experience of managing due diligence and acquisitions
Experience working in emerging markets
Knowledge of affordable housing and building technologies a strong bonus, especially if supported by a strong network of contacts

About the Company


About the Company


Manpower is the global leader in contingent and permanent staffing, helping organizations and job seekers succeed by connecting the potential of people with the ambitions of business. Manpower helps find and retain top people in IT, accounting, banking, finance, legal, engineering, sales and marketing.
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