Head of Digital

Quest Search & Selection

Dubai, UAE

Ref: GP340-1677

Job description / Role

Quest Search and Selection is working with the largest conglomerate in the Middle East seeking for a Head of Digital to lead their design team in Dubai. If you see yourself working for an agile and dynamic environment, then we highly encourage you to apply.

As Head of Digital, your will:

- Provide expertise throughout the entire user experience design development
- Enhance existing user platforms across multiple digital channels
- Work with key internal and external teams in the planning and execution of digital product roadmaps
- Monitor operational costs and manage allocated financial budgets
- Gather key insights / identify success factors and turn them into enhancement recommendations
- Lead, mentor, and manage the UX/UI Designer team in delivering optimum user experience
- Keep abreast of latest market trends and best practices


- Bachelor’s or Master’s in Computer Science, Marketing, Design or any relevant field
- Must have at least 10 years’ relevant experience for a retail business
- Demonstrated experience in end-to-end digital product design and leading a UX design team
- Proficiency in Balsamiq, Azure, OmniGraffle, Adobe suite or related visual design software
- Extensive experience in an agile environment handling multiple projects
- Strong leadership, problem-solving, and analytical skills
- Senior level written and verbal communication skills
- Fluent in Arabic (an advantage)

In return for your handwork and success, the company is willing to pay an attractive tax-free salary along with family benefits.

About the Company

Quest Search & Selection is a specialist recruitment consultancy with over 20 years' experience in sourcing the world's best candidates for the global Retail, FMCG and Hospitality sectors.

With offices in the UK & Dubai, we have an international presence and a global reach. Our recruiters place candidates locally and internationally for a wide variety of roles focusing on the following areas:

Retail Buying & Merchandising, E-commerce & Digital, Food & Beverage, Hotels, Hospitality & Operations, Retail Stores & Operations, HR & Recruitment, Procurement, Supply Chain & Logistics, Sales & Marketing, Technical and New Product Development.

We work in partnership with our clients who range from famous international brands within the Retail, Restaurant, Hotel and Consumer products space. Our reputation is built on our in-depth understanding of the industry and our consultants' skill, knowledge and passion for their sectors.

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