Consulting - Government - Director

PricewaterhouseCoopers

Doha, Qatar

Posted
Ref: HP639-1683

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Line of Service
Advisory

Industry/Sector
Intl Government, Organisations

Specialism
Advisory - Other

Management Level
Director

Job Description & Summary

This is an exciting opportunity to work within the Government and Public Sector Business Unit and its Strategy & Transformation Management Consulting team, where you will play a key role in developing and delivering strategy based projects to clients in the Government and Public Sector in the Middle East.

We focus on helping solve client problems by offering both strategic and operational expertise. We pride ourselves on building long-lasting relationships with companies and organizations, always ensuring that we are able to bring the best insights and solutions to help them tackle whatever critical issues they may face.

You will be part of a high performing team  team, interacting with industry professionals and experts who will help you build and deploy the strong project management skills required to manage technical and  large-scale nationwide transformation initiatives. You will be exposed to the PwC proprietary methodologies and tools built from experiences from numerous prior engagements and leading practices, to enable you to efficiently and effectively deliver to our clients in a timely and reliable manner.

Responsibilities

As a competency, you will be expected to lead and build on multiple areas within the public sector. However, we expect you to bring expertise in one or more of the following areas: the Education, Sports, Public Policy, or Economics sectors. Additional responsibilities include:

- Lead the growth of the Strategy and Transformation Management team and develop strategic partnerships within the Government and Public sector.
- Continuously expand on knowledge of the Middle East business environment and work with colleagues in all Middle Eastern offices on client work and internal initiatives as well as with international teams where appropriate.
- Manage strategy development and execution, as well as managing national transformation agenda. 
- Lead and deliver large, complex client engagements that identify, design, and implement creative solutions for Public Sector entities, helping them restructure their organizational structures, and service delivery models.
- Implement and oversee the quality of deliverables, effectively manage the functional and technical team, support functional tracks of the transformation and relationships to ensure exceptional performance.  
- Manage and participate in the development and presentation of proposals for business development activities.
- Delivery consulting services, including strategy development, contract evaluation, and process management.

Requirements

Requirements

- Proven experience in one or more of the following sectors: Education, Sports, Public Policy, or Economics. 
- Experience in the Middle East region is an asset. Knowledge of the Qatar market is preferable. 
- Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written) in English. Arabic speaking capabilities are preferred.
- Education: Bachelor's degree in a relevant major with a preference for a Masters
- Years of Experience: Minimum 12 years of experience, 6 of which are in a Consulting firm. 
- Identify project objectives, policies, procedures and performance standards..
- Evaluate project outcomes in terms of quality, consistency, accuracy, overall value, completion dates and provider performance.
- Ensure that recording and maintaining a project database containing all related information, (data, documents, reports etc.) takes place.
- Proven Track Record in Sales of Professional Services and Revenue Under Management (implementation oversight and control).

About the Company

PwC firms help organizations and individuals to create the value they're looking for.

We're a network of firms in 158 countries with close to 169,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. PwC is the brand under which member firms of PricewaterhouseCoopers International Limited (PwCIL) operate and provide services. Together, these firms form the global PwC network.

In our 3 key areas of business or Lines of Service Assurance, Tax, and Advisory we work with our clients from business start ups to the worlds leading organizations to measure, protect and enhance the things that matter most to them.

We help our own people to learn, discover, develop and make a real difference all the way through their working lives. And we have big ambitions to grow.

PwC Middle East Region is part of what we call the Central Cluster and includes the UK, Europe and Africa as well as the Middle East. The region consists of 12 markets - UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt, Libya, Iraq and Palestine.

PwC has been established in the region for over 40 years, we already employ over 4500 people and we are on course to become the Middle East number one professional service firm.