Senior Director Strategy

NSI & Bluefin Talent

UAE

Posted
Ref: KP709-2746

Job description / Role

A leading Tech Firm, is looking for a Senior Director Strategy to assist them in planning major initiatives whilst working with a high performing team. The ideal candidate will lead the overall long term strategic planning and manage the implementation of strategic initiatives around it. You will be responsible to help the firm define its organizational and market priorities and help establish any organization changes/ ops improvement on a regular basis. You will be responsible to develop analytical and conceptual frameworks for strategy formulation by conducting indepth market research, competitive analysis and industry benchmarking needed for strategy articulation. The ideal candidate will focus on excellence & customer service and a strong alignment with the firm's core values and purpose.

Requirements

Additional qualifications include:
- Masters/ MBA in Strategy, Management or Finance Topics from a top tier university.
- 8-11 years of experience within Strategy with a top tier management consulting firm
- A proven track record of leadership & problem solving skills, working closely with C level executives
- Proven record of creating impactful strategic directives
- Comfortable dealing with C level executives and stakeholders
- Strong analytical and communication skills
- Prior experience in a startup environment is a big plus

About the Company

New Sourcing International (NSI) / Bluefin Talent have partnered so to offer a specialized recruitment solution within the Consulting and Financial services domains.

Working together as a specialist search and selection agency, we concentrate on blue chip financial services and strategy / technology consulting organizations across Europe and the Middle East; focusing exclusively on Financial Services, IT and Risk. Being niche allows us to offer a premium search service, tailored to overcome the technically challenging nature of recruitment for the specialist functions that we work.

We are dedicated to representing best of breed candidates in the region in our dedicated fields of employment. As such we are a leading outfit for placing ex-pats and internationally educated students in the region.

Our biggest unique selling point, is that we are steered by a dedicated team of ex-financial services and industry professionals. This allows us to offer a level of candidate pre-screening for roles, which is largely anomalous to the recruitment profession. Our ability to bridge the technical knowledge gap typical recruiters encounter, coupled with a thorough delivery process allows us to drive consistently superior results for our clients sourcing requirements. Designed to provide a fast and efficient turnaround, we minimize the use of internal resources our clients spend vetting inadequate profiles, allowing them to quickly get back to focusing on their strategic goals.

Our strength lies not only in the specialist nature of our firm, but also in the commitment we show towards our clients and candidates. We endeavour to build long-term relationships and recognise the crucial nature of communication throughout the recruitment process. Excellence, integrity, respect and transparency are cornerstone to the culture we promote.

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