Director of Operations - Technical Services

Swisslinx Middle East

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: LP918-690

Job description / Role

Swisslinx Executive Search are looking for an experienced Operations professional to join their client, a large facilities management firm based in the UAE. This position can be located in either Abu Dhabi or Dubai.

This is a senior role that will report directly into the CEO. This person should have a wealth of experience in the GCC within Technical Services.


The successful candidate will have:
- Around 10 years senior management experience in the UAE
- Facilities management background with a focus on technical services
- Strong analytical and decision making skills
- Mechanical / Engineering educational background beneficial
- Western experience preferred

If you qualify for the above, please apply within. Our client offers a very competitive package, international environment and excellent career progression.

About the Company

Swisslinx Middle East is a leading executive search firm in the region. We specialise in recruitment solutions, talent acquisition and career advice across a wide range of markets within the financial services sector.

We are located in the heart of the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) which gives us unrivalled access to onshore Middle Eastern clients and candidates. We also partner with clients in London, Zurich, Geneva, Zug, Frankfurt and Paris and have been instrumental in establishing onshore Middle Eastern and Emerging Market teams.

We believe in building long-term relationships with our clients helping them develop successful, sustainable businesses. Transparency, trust and discretion drive the way in which we mediate between clients and candidates and ensure we consistently deliver results.

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AED 34,000

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