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Senior Programme Manager

Stanley James

Dubai, UAE

Ref: QP710-211

Job description / Role

We are currently recruiting multiple Senior Programme Managers on behalf of a leading international brand based in Dubai. You will be responsible for management and successful delivery of large, complex and strategic business IT solutions, involving complex business change and transformation, multiple executive level stakeholders, systems integration of multiple internal and external solution providers.


Applications are sought from those with at least 10-15 years of experience in leading IT. It is absolutely essential you have worked at senior Programme Management level in managing programmes in excess of 100 million USD. You must have excellent communication skills, significant influencing skills and the ability to operate with gravitas at c-level. Extensive knowledge of Project and Program Management practices is needed. Professional Skills that will be required are Relationship Management, Project/Program Management, Methods & Tools, Software Development and process improvement, large scale people management, Coaching and Training and large-scale vendor management. It is essential you are well versed in Agile and have tangible experience implementing Agile across a business. You should have a Bachelors Degree in Computer/Information Sciences combined ideally with industry relevant certifications.

About the Company

Stanley James is a privately owned recruitment business with offices in both Dubai and Cape Town allowing us to have global reach and a strong presence across EMEA and APAC. We have an expert team of recruitment specialists that are people centric, knowledgeable and driven to connect talent across all corporate functions. We are the partner of choice for SMEs, niche industry specialists and enterprises across the Technology, Financial Services, Management Consultancy, Legal, Construction & Engineering and Energy & Oil Gas sectors.

We typically recruit a wide range of skillsets across all corporate services, front/back office functions and commercial leadership teams. This includes Finance, Information Technology, Legal, Sales & Marketing, Engineering, C-Level/Leadership, Business Change, Operations, Special Projects and Business Support Services.

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Program Manager salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 43,500

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