The IT Director will manage the IT department and provide leadership to the team. He/she will be instrumental in delivering IT projects and transformation across the organisation.
Our client is a well-established Family Group based in Riyadh, whose main business is Consumer Electronics distribution.
The IT Director will be responsible for:
Reviewing and implementing IT StrategyDeveloping and managing IT budgetIT policies and proceduresManaging IT Services and SupportHardware and software deploymentsApplication management and supportIT securityIT risk management/IT disaster recovery managementWorking as an IT Business Partner to gather business requirements and make recommendation for innovationWork on digital transformation strategy; upgrades to SAP S/4HANA and digital/mobile applicationsIT project managementTeam leadership
The IT Director will be/have:
A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related fields of study10+ years in IT, of which at least 3 years must have been in a leadership roleStrong project management skills (PMP certification is preferred)Ability to lead from the front, and handle difficult stakeholdersDemonstrated leadership capabilitiesExperience in SAP is preferredBased in/willing to relocate to Riyadh (candidates must be based in Saudi already)
A competitive salary package plus family benefits (medical insurance and flights) will be on offer for the IT Director role.