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Director and PMO and Programme - Upcoming

Dubai Airports

Dubai, UAE

Ref: RP729-171

Job description / Role



Director - PMO and Programme - Upcoming

The strategy group maps out where we're going, what that means, and what it looks like. Our Research team analyses the industry so that we're never playing catch-up. Design translates strategies into award winning products and experiences. In Program Management, it's more about the delivery of our strategies into realized benefits. And our Corporate Planning team creates strategy so that we're agile enough to respond in a fast-evolving industry.

What you'll deliver

- You will manage the project management function providing leadership, integration, and management of PMO framework, processes, resources and tools to improve the consistency and efficiency of project delivery.
- You will promote the change management and corporate business readiness discipline within Dubai Airports by demonstrating leadership, simple governance for effective change delivery, and providing corporate and credible insight on DA's ability to cope with the coming changes.
- You will lead the successful implementation of Dubai Airports' projects management methodology and approach by defining and governing the planning and execution of the Dubai Airports project portfolio, including resources, timelines and budgets, in an inclusive and efficient manner that will allow Dubai Airports' to achieve its developmental and strategic goals.
- You will also lead and present an effective and engaging leadership with relevant Dubai Airports stakeholders internally and externally that supports the successful delivery of all projects. And to capitalize and maintain the developed strategic relationship.


What you bring

- MBA is an added advantage. You should hold a minimum of bachelor's Degree level in a discipline related to business management or related field with a Project management qualification. It is expected that you will have been in a senior management role for 10 years and above.
- Knowledge of portfolio, programme and project management standards/ processes and challenges across the lifecycle.
- Experience of working on projects spanning service/operational improvements, infrastructure planning & development, technology enablement and business transformation.
- Managerial ability to manage internal and external resources through different contracting models.
- Financial knowledge including concepts and applications.

Life at Dubai Airports

Fast-moving and fast-growing, Dubai Airports is a business that's all about delivering great airport experiences, 24 hours a day. Life here means always pushing - and being pushed - to work better and smarter. With us, you'll be encouraged to be the best you can be. You'll be part of the team that connects the world. And at every opportunity, you'll go beyond; delivering an advanced, innovative future for yourself and our business, and making an impact that delivers for Dubai.

About the Company


We're going to become the best airports in the world. How? Because we deliver exceptional customer experiences through innovative and agile service propositions. We make a significant impact on our industry and the rest of the world. And we're central to Dubai's future as a global hub.

Our business is built on the brilliant ideas and unwavering dedication of our people. Together, we're shaping Dubai and truly connecting the world. For you, it means the chance to grow, challenge and innovate in a fast-paced, diverse, international environment. You'll break boundaries and deliver exceptional every day. You'll think big and act boldly. Most important, you'll create amazing airport experiences for millions of people, and reinvent them for millions more.

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Director salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 50,500

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