Ref: NP388-668

Job description / Role

Employment: Contract

Chief Digital Officer - 6 month contract

Our client, a leading organization in Abu Dhabi are looking to hire a Chief Digital Officer on a 6 month contract basis. This role is suited to somebody with previous experience at a Chief Digital Officer level. The ideal candidate will have the ability to influence at every level, imparting their digital knowledge and skills in a constructive, empowering, and collaborative way.

• Drive digital innovation and serve as a change agent throughout the organization
• Drive digital transformation and change
• Set and implement digital strategy by working with cross-functional partners to map and transition analog processes to digital ones
• Ensure collaboration, knowledge sharing, and digital best practices among partners and colleagues to help establish a robust digital ecosystem
• Measure ROI for digital projects, fine-tuning approaches as needed to ensure that we’re investing in the appropriate tools and resources


• Fifteen plus years of experience in a similar role designing and launching digital platforms
• Proven leadership of successful digital transformation projects
• Understanding of core business processes and their associated technical solutions
• Experience in managing and leading a digital team
• Ideally candidates should be based in the region

About the Company

Established in 1987, McGregor Boyall is a global recruitment consultancy providing permanent and contract / interim professionals across a wide variety of disciplines including Technology, Risk, Finance, Compliance, Legal, Marketing and HR & Talent Management. Since our inception, we have built an unrivalled reputation for helping organisations recruit the very best talent to ensure that they realise their business and operational objectives.

Headquartered in the city of London, and with further offices throughout the UK (Manchester, Birmingham, Edinburgh and Glasgow) as well as globally in Dubai and Singapore, we are able to offer recruitment solutions throughout the UK & Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific regions.

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