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Chief Executive Officer

CEO, Engineering, Finance, General Management, Industrial Manufacturing
Salary negotiable
Dubai, UAE
Contract Type:

Our client is a market leader in the building materials sector and has over 40 years experience within the Middle East operating as the chosen supplier for the region’s most prestigious and innovative projects

They are currently looking for a CEO to provide overall leadership and direction to the group (made up of several subsidiary businesses) in line with the corporate goals and objectives, instilling confidence and commitment from all stakeholders to manage operations of the company. The CEO is required to set and oversee strategic corporate objectives for the group. He/she will also take the lead on high level business development with an eye on business growth and diversification opportunities across the region

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, Engineering, or any related study discipline
  • MBA or related Master’s Degree

Minimum Experience:

  • 18+ experience in a similar organization with 7+ years in a managerial role
  • Strong experience in related industry (Building Materials/Manufacturing)
  • Previous experience in the GCC is crucial
  • Experience in strategic and financial planning, execution and change management

Job-Specific Skills:

  • Visionary thinking with demonstrated leadership skills and entrepreneurial mindset
  • Ability to motivate teams and simultaneously manage several large-scale projects
  • Ability to drive and adapt to change in a dynamic environment
  • Strong analytical and negotiation skills
  • Advanced relationship management skills
  • Strong planning, organizing, and integration skills
  • Strategic orientation
  • Excellent communication, networking, & presentation skills

Thank you for your interest. All applications are viewed and evaluated according to the role requirements. We aim to contact shortlisted candidates within 2 weeks. As we often receive a high volume of applications, we are unable to reply to everyone. If you have not heard back from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful. (SC)