IT Director - Arabic Speaking

Swisslinx Middle East

Dubai, UAE

Ref: LP918-703

Job description / Role

On behalf of our client, an international company, we are seeking an experienced IT Director to join our client’s office in Dubai.

In this role, you will be heading a small department of IT professionals and report directly to C-level management. Your role will focus on managing all operational IT activities and the IT infrastructure for the business. You will lead a small team, proving coaching and training support.

You will also be involved in leading IT projects in the region, including those focusing on digital transformation, whilst managing a budget.


To be considered for this role, candidates must possess:
• Strong experience within IT at a managerial level
• Comfortable in leading key projects
• Strong background in digital transformation
• Fluent in English and Arabic ideally
• Based in the UAE

If you possess the above qualifications and are interested in taking your career to the next level, please apply now.

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.

The Swisslinx Group provides bespoke recruitment solutions for technology, financial and executive positions in Switzerland, the Middle East and South East Asia. With more than twenty years’ experience our business relationships are driven by integrity, trust and discretion.

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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