Chief Operating Officer

VAMED Middle East

Saudi Arabia

Ref: SP657-46

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Location: We are looking for candidates for various hospital projects in the MENA region


• Oversee the day-to-day operations of the hospital, ensuring that all departments are operating efficiently and effectively.
• Work closely with the CEO to develop and implement strategic plans to drive growth and improve performance.
• Manage and lead a team of senior managers, including the heads of each department, to ensure that the hospital is meeting its targets.
• Develop and implement policies and procedures to ensure compliance with all relevant regulatory requirements.
• Identify areas for improvement and implement process improvements to enhance patient care and the overall patient experience.
• Develop and maintain relationships with key stakeholders, including patients, families, physicians, and other healthcare providers.
• Oversee the financial management of the hospital, including budgeting and financial reporting.
• Participate in the recruitment and development of staff, ensuring that all employees receive appropriate training and development opportunities.



• Master’s degree in business administration or healthcare management.
• Minimum 10 years of experience in a managerial position in a hospital, of which at least 5 years in the MENA region.
• Demonstrated experience in developing and implementing strategic plans.
• Excellent leadership and management skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire a team.
• Strong financial management skills, with experience in budgeting and financial reporting.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders.
• Knowledge of healthcare regulations and quality standards


• English mandatory, with additional fluency in Arabic and French being added value

Salary Package:

• Package offered will depend on experience, qualifications, the size and location of the project

About the Company

Ever since its founding, the VAMED group has understood health to be a global, sustainable and holistic asset. VAMED may refer to a record of international success in all healthcare areas - prevention, acute care, rehabilitation, and nursing.

VAMED's international portfolio comprises the entire value chain from project development via the planning and construction of a healthcare facility, to highly specialized commercial, infrastructure, and technical services.

The VAMED range of services is both wide and deep and, together with VAMED's value chain, forms our USP that has made VAMED a leading healthcare provider with a global reach.

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