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CIO - Chief Information Officer – UAE National

TGC Middle East


Ref: RP598-273

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

This opportunity is with a large group based in UAE.

As the Chief Information Officer, you would be responsible for selecting and implementing suitable technology to streamline all internal operations and help optimize their strategic benefits.

Overseeing all technology operations and evaluating them according to established goals. Analyzing the business requirements of all departments to determine their technology needs. You would be responsible for managing all the electronic data to maintain the consistency of records throughout the business’ system.

You would ensure that the IT assets are updated and utilized. You would be responsible for ensuring that the business follows all external regulatory authorities and safety-critical element processes and standards.

Selecting and implementing suitable technology to streamline all internal operations and help optimize their strategic benefits. You would monitor changes or advancements in technology to discover ways the company can gain a competitive advantage and provide tools and training for your staff to ensure the quality of their performance. You would be responsible for overseeing that the IT security strategy is in line with the internal policies and government regulations.

You would recommend improvements and inputs to optimize the technological resources available within the company. You will monitor KPIs and IT budgets to assess technological performance, use stakeholders’ feedback to inform necessary improvements and adjustments to technology and communicate technology strategy to partners and investors.


To be successful you will possess to be successful, you will possess at least 15+ years of experience in a senior leadership role, Bachelor's degree in IT or related field is a must, knowledge of technological trends to build strategy, ability to conduct technological analyses and research, leadership and organizational abilities, strategic thinking, conflict resolution skills, strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Must be UAE national.

If this opportunity excites you, please send us your details. Please note shortlisted candidates available locally will be contacted.

About the Company

TGC is an Executive search and human capital firm with our office based in Dubai, UAE. We focus on providing exceptional talent across a number of skilled experts to meet your professional and technical talent requirements throughout Middle East.

The competition for qualified senior management is severe and the best candidates are passive job seekers or are based outside the Middle East region. Our researchers have access worldwide, across industries and geographies. Our success is driven by our access, experience and judgment. We differentiate ourselves by our completion rates and the positive experiences clients and candidates have working with TGC.

We have an excellent understanding of the local market, with a combined experience of over 20 years of a highly skilled team,we provide organizations the highest talent to ease the recruitment process and create significant opportunities for individuals.

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