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    Project Manager (Arabic Speaking) for Abu Dhabi Government Entity (Financial Services) | ADIV Human Resources Consultancy

    Employment:

    Contract

    Our client – a government entity in Abu Dhabi in the financial services sector is looking to hire a Project Manager for a 1 year outsourced contract which is extendable. It is essential that the candidate has experience in delivering business change within the exchange sector (clearing house/ securities and exchange) with domain knowledge of Clearing and Derivatives. The key purpose of this role is to manage and support the delivery of our client’s new project and other business initiatives. The Project Manager will be in the Business Change Delivery team to support the COO and derivatives Delivery function. They will be working with key internal stakeholders including PMO, Operations, Technology, Risk, Product, Legal and Compliance and track against key project pillars Cost, Quality and Time.Key Responsibilities:• Planning (project and Sprint), management, coordination, change control and financial control of project delivery.• Produce periodic reporting to senior stakeholders working in tandem with the Project Management Office team and Business Delivery.• Tracking progress against plan, managing risk, issues and dependencies• Facilitation, tracking and production of Steering Committee artefacts and board presentations.• Production of materials for external stakeholders• Resource tracking and budgetary validation against the project allocations• Ensuring project management best practices are adopted across the project.• Production of standardized and consistent project artefacts.• Ensure Governance is adhered to across the project. Tracking and escalating where required.

    Salary:
    AED
    20,000 to 25,000
    per month inclusive of fixed allowances.

    Only Arabic speaking candidates should apply. It is essential that the candidate has experience in delivering business change within the exchange sector (clearing house/ securities and exchange) with domain knowledge of Clearing and Derivatives. Essential:• Attention to detail with follow through to make sure projects are run effectively• Proven ability to operate effectively with other functions and external teams and is seen as a partner in the overall function whose opinions and knowledge is respected• Has a detailed understanding of projects cost forecasting and tracking• Experienced in delivering business change within the exchange sector, with Clearing and Derivatives domain knowledge.• The candidate is expected to have strong expertise and proven track record for the delivery of complex business and system implementation projects.• Clear and concise communication• Diligent and clear in all reporting both internally and externally• Structured Governance and Control implementation• Executive report writing• Change coordination/implementation• Post project implementation review• Financial forecasting and tracking• Communications Strategy / Planning• Demonstrable Delivery expertise• Business case and Project plan development• Project Planning• Workshop coordination and training• Proficiency with a number of Project Management tools (Clarity, MS Project, Visio, PowerPoint)• Detailed knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite; Excel, Project and PowerPointDesirable• Has worked in a similar role in a Clearing House or an exchange house and can demonstrate a working knowledge of the similar processes used there relating to projects, their finances, resource allocation and overall project control• Product knowledge covering risk characteristics and operational workflow of Equities, CFDs, Warrants etc. • Keen to understand technology and data flows.• Can demonstrate experience of problem solving in a similar working environment• Can influence co-workers to respond in a timely manner• Prince 2 Practitioner, Agile experience

    ADIV Human Resources Consultancy L.L.C.” is an Abu Dhabi based on-shore company and we operate with high standards and provide value-added services. We understand the volatility of the market and the change in the needs of its clients. Keeping this in mind, we hire only the best of Consultants whose exposure to the market and the region is of the highest standards. “ADIV Human Resources Consultancy L.L.C.” will make the talented people fit into the right place so that they can enhance their skills. We uphold this responsibility to fulfill our commitment as ‘Let’s make the solutions possible for all diversity of people’ More

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    Analyst Corporate Planning | Michael Page

    Employment:

    Full Time

    We are working with a UAE based government organisation that is going through significant growth and is subsequently looking to expand their corporate planning team.Client DetailsThe corporate planning analyst will sit in a high calibre team with fantastic senior exposure. This is a broad role with a wide scope of responsibilities, including but not limited to:Description* Document requirements for strategy plan contents from other Abu Dhabi Government entities; maintain a register of requirements and update it as and when necessary.* Prepare the corporate planning schedule; communicate the schedule to sectors and departments; advise sectors and departments of important schedule dates.* Arrange strategy planning workshops* Maintain workshop records and ensure that workshop outputs are circulated to attendees after the workshops.* Prepare draft plans (high-level goals) for review by executive directors / directors.* Work with directors and section heads to prepare Tier 2 and Tier 3 scorecards.* Prepare draft KPIs and departmental goals / objectives for review by directors / managers.* Assist executive directors and directors in preparing draft initiatives to achieve strategic targets.Job Offer* Competitive salary* Opportunity to work on high-profile initiatives with influential stakeholders* Progressive environment

    * A minimum of 5 years’ experience within the Public Sector, a corporate planning role or consulting.* Bachelors degree.* You need to be willing to relocate to Abu Dhabi.

    Michael Page is one of the world’s leading professional recruitment consultancies, specializing in the placement of candidates in permanent, contract, temporary and interim positions with clients around the world.

    The Group has operations in the UK, Continental Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas. In the Middle East we focus on the areas of:

    Finance & Accounting
    Banking & Financial Services
    Procurement
    Property & Construction
    Engineering & Supply Chain
    Oil & Gas Technical and Engineering
    Human Resources
    Sales
    Marketing
    Technology
    Secretarial
    Executive Search
    Legal

    The Group operates through 161 offices in 33 countries and employs over 5,000 employees worldwide. More

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    Deals, Infrastructure & Government – Finance – Senior Associate | PricewaterhouseCoopers

    Employment:

    Full Time

    Deals, Infrastructure & Government – Infrastructure Finance – Senior Associate – RiyadhLine of ServiceAdvisoryIndustry/SectorNot ApplicableSpecialismCapital ProjectsManagement LevelSenior AssociateJob Description & SummaryThe PwC Middle East Infrastructure Finance team is a part of our global Infrastructure and Project Finance network of over 600 professionals. Our team is integrated across the Middle East and comprises of bankers, accountants, engineers, economists, ex-developers all with a strong track record in the infrastructure and PPP space.A career with our team means adding value to our clients through advice and support across all facets of the deal lifecycle from conception to deal closure. You can expect to work on projects across a number of sectors such as power and utilities, renewables, social infrastructure and transportation. The work could include advising clients on strategy and concept development, feasibility studies, business plans, due diligence of potential investments/partnerships/acquisitions, bid development advisory, procurement strategies, commercial structuring and project financing arrangement.As a Senior Consultant, you will be part of a team based in Riyadh, KSA covering the region’s largest infrastructure and PPP market.Responsibilities:- Strong knowledge of analyzing financial statements, conducting complex financial analysis on excel and developing project finance style financial models- Researching, aggregating and analyzing data; synthesizing large quantities of information; extracting meaningful insights and making recommendations- Assuming responsibility for content creation across various deliverables by working closely with the Manager and Director on Information Memorandums, Financial Models, project risk matrixes, term sheets, feasibility and concept reports and senior management presentations- Preparing new business proposals and supporting material- Managing internal deal management requirements such as archiving and assisting senior staff with internal approvals.

    Job Requirements:- An entrepreneurial and commercial minded approach towards execution- Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and Arabic (preferred but not essential)- Strong MS Office capabilities across PowerPoint, Word and Excel- Self-starter with strong financial and business modeling and analysis skills- Demonstrated hypothesis-driven problem solving with special ability to build structured quantitative and qualitative analyses; sound business judgment and problem framing- Exposure to team-based work in a high-intensity environment and ability to work independently- Desire to succeed in a demanding, creative, and entrepreneurial environment and to continuously learn and develop your business skillsEducational and Experience Requirements:- Graduate from a reputable university with a majors in Finance, Accounting, Banking, Economics or Engineering- CFA charterholder (preferred but not essential)- 3-4 years’ relevant experience with a Big 4 financial advisory, boutique advisory or a financial institution such as an investment or commercial bank or private equity fundTravel RequirementsNot SpecifiedAvailable for Work Visa Sponsorship?YesGovernment Clearance Required?Yes

    PwC firms help organizations and individuals to create the value they’re looking for.

    We’re a network of firms in 158 countries with close to 169,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. PwC is the brand under which member firms of PricewaterhouseCoopers International Limited (PwCIL) operate and provide services. Together, these firms form the global PwC network.

    In our 3 key areas of business or Lines of Service Assurance, Tax, and Advisory we work with our clients from business start ups to the worlds leading organizations to measure, protect and enhance the things that matter most to them.

    We help our own people to learn, discover, develop and make a real difference all the way through their working lives. And we have big ambitions to grow.

    PwC Middle East Region is part of what we call the Central Cluster and includes the UK, Europe and Africa as well as the Middle East. The region consists of 12 markets – UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt, Libya, Iraq and Palestine.

    PwC has been established in the region for over 40 years, we already employ over 4500 people and we are on course to become the Middle East number one professional service firm. More

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    EY Assurance Audit Work Intern | Ernst & Young

    Employment:

    Full Time

    At EY, you will have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we are counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all. EY Kuwait Assurance – Audit Work Experience Program Location: Kuwait, Kuwait What if your career could have a lasting impact on you, and on the world? Here at EY, you’ll have the chance to build a truly exceptional experience. We’ll empower you with the latest technology, surround you with high-performing teams, and provide the global scale and diverse and inclusive culture you need to discover your full potential. Through our coaching and training programs, you’ll develop the skillsets you need to stay relevant today and in the future – all while building a network of colleagues, mentors, and leaders who will be on the journey with you at EY and beyond. The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build. The opportunity: your next adventure awaits You will be completing an Audit Work Experience Internship with one of the most trusted, respected and influential teams in the industry. Global Assurance’s purpose is to inspire confidence and trust to help build a better working world. We do so by protecting and serving the public interest, promoting transparency, supporting investor confidence and economic growth and nurturing talent to provide future business leaders for the global marketplace. Click here to learn more about our Assurance service line. The opportunity is specifically in the Audit sub-service line under Assurance. Our tailored external audit services help build trust and confidence through transparency, clarity and consistency. We are 79,000+ professionals based worldwide across 150 countries. Audit services involve reporting on the fairness in all material respects with which a client’s audited financial statements are presented, in conformity with the applicable financial reporting framework. We are passionate about making sure the experience you have with us as an Audit Work Experience lasts a lifetime. To demonstrate this, we have developed an internship program which offers you a combination of varied on-the-job work experience as well as web based/self-study learnings. The combination of such components will support you in developing your knowledge around the services we offer while building your communication and interpersonal skills. Along the way you will be supported and coached by a team of professionals within your location.

    What we look for – You have an agile, growth-oriented mindset. What you know matters. But the right mindset is just as important in determining success. We’re looking for people who are innovative, can work in an agile way and keep pace with a rapidly changing world. – You are curious and purpose driven. We’re looking for people who see opportunities instead of challenges, who ask better questions to seek better answers that build a better working world. – You are inclusive. We’re looking for people who seek out and embrace diverse perspectives, who value differences, and team inclusively to build safety and trust. – Qualifications: – In your penultimate year at the university (doing any degree related to Accounting) – Available to start the internship What’s in it for you – Accelerate your technical capabilities and transformative leadership skills with future-focused courses and development programs. – Broaden your horizons by working on highly integrated teams across the globe and collaborate with people of diverse backgrounds – both professionally and culturally. – Bring out the best in yourself with continuous investment in your personal well-being and career development. – Develop your own personal purpose and help us create a positive ripple effect on our teams, our business, clients and society – building a better working world, together.

    EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. The insights and quality services we deliver help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over. We develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders. In so doing, we play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities.

    EY refers to the global organization, and may refer to one or more, of the member firms of Ernst & Young Global Limited, each of which is a separate legal entity. Ernst & Young Global Limited, a UK company limited by guarantee, does not provide services to clients. Information about how EY collects and uses personal data and a description of the rights individuals have under data protection legislation are available on our site.

    The MENA practice of EY has been operating in the region since 1923. For over 95 years, we have grown to over 7,500 people united across 21 offices and 16 countries, sharing the same values and an unwavering commitment to quality. As an organization, we continue to develop outstanding leaders who deliver exceptional services to our clients and who contribute to our communities. We are proud of our accomplishments over the years, reaffirming our position as the largest and most established professional services organization in the region More

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    Internal Audit – Below Manager – Risk Assurance | PricewaterhouseCoopers

    Employment:

    Full Time

    Internal Audit – Below Manager – Risk Assurance HUB – Cairo, EGLine of ServiceIndustry/SectorSpecialismManagement LevelSenior AssociateJob Description & SummaryA career in our Business Resilience practice, within Internal Audit services, will provide you with an opportunity to gain an understanding of an organisation’s objectives, regulatory and risk management environment, and the diverse needs of their critical stakeholders. We focus on helping organisations look deeper and see further considering areas like culture and behaviours to help improve and embed controls. In short, we seek to address the right risks and ultimately add value to their organisation.Our team helps organisations build and integrate resilience solutions ensuring they are ready for when a crisis hits. We focus on helping companies prepare and respond for crisis through information technology, continuity and crisis management, corporate security, and operational resilience so they can feel confident about the strength of their business.To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

    As a Senior Associate, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:- Use feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas.- Delegate to others to provide stretch opportunities, coaching them to deliver results.- Demonstrate critical thinking and the ability to bring order to unstructured problems.- Use a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights from current industry or sector trends.- Review your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance.- Know how and when to use tools available for a given situation and can explain the reasons for this choice.- Seek and embrace opportunities which give exposure to different situations, environments and perspectives.- Use straightforward communication, in a structured way, when influencing and connecting with others.- Able to read situations and modify behavior to build quality relationships.- Uphold the firm’s code of ethics and business conduct.

    PwC firms help organizations and individuals to create the value they’re looking for.

    We’re a network of firms in 158 countries with close to 169,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. PwC is the brand under which member firms of PricewaterhouseCoopers International Limited (PwCIL) operate and provide services. Together, these firms form the global PwC network.

    In our 3 key areas of business or Lines of Service Assurance, Tax, and Advisory we work with our clients from business start ups to the worlds leading organizations to measure, protect and enhance the things that matter most to them.

    We help our own people to learn, discover, develop and make a real difference all the way through their working lives. And we have big ambitions to grow.

    PwC Middle East Region is part of what we call the Central Cluster and includes the UK, Europe and Africa as well as the Middle East. The region consists of 12 markets – UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt, Libya, Iraq and Palestine.

    PwC has been established in the region for over 40 years, we already employ over 4500 people and we are on course to become the Middle East number one professional service firm. More

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    Consulting, Health Industries, Manager / Senior Manager | PricewaterhouseCoopers

    Employment:

    Full Time

    Consulting, Health Industries, Manager / Senior Manager (Riyadh)Line of ServiceAdvisoryIndustry/SectorHealth ServicesSpecialismAdvisory – OtherManagement LevelManagerJob Description & SummaryBU Overview:In Health Consulting, you will have the opportunity to work closely with the best across industry and professional functional advisory services. We focus on helping solve client digital health agenda problems by offering both strategic and operational deep industry expertise. Our team has been involved in exciting opportunities in shaping healthcare reform and transformational initiatives in the region and hence expanding and looking for expert consultants in the following areas:- Digital health strategy and transformations- Governance & Operating Model Design Consultants – Digital Health Enterprise & Technology Architects – Data Architects

    Specific Requirements – Education: Bachelor’s degree/MBA/Masters – in relevant field. – Experience in the healthcare sector (health regulators and/or health operators and/or health insurers). Years of Experience: – 5-12 years of experience- Minimum 3 years of experience in Technology and Management Consulting/ professional services firms e.g. Big 4, system integration, others. – Experience in leading successful engagements. – Experience and knowledge of related IT tools, frameworks, and methodologies in the industry. – Certified by industry well known certifications e.g. togaf, zachman, ITSM/ITIL, HIMSS, BSC, others Additional Requirements – Previous experience within the Middle East strongly preferred. – Excellent organizational skills, having the ability to prioritize workload whilst being resilient and being able to cope well under pressure and meeting tight deadlines. Ability to think critically and develop solutions. – Strong PowerPoint and Excel skills – preferably advanced skills e.g. modelling required. – Experience with analytical or statistical software, i.e. Tableau, STATA, SPSS, a plus. – Language Skills: Excellent communication skills (verbal and written). Fluent in English but multilingual Arabic speaker preferable. – Ability and willingness to work in KSA. – For Digital Health Enterprise & Technology Architects experience with the design of a digital architecture design, including defining the to-be future digital blueprint and architecture is preferred, which can include:- Business architecture- Solution and/or application architecture – Data and analytics architecture- Infrastructure- Interoperability- Security – Data/Microservices Design Pattern

    PwC firms help organizations and individuals to create the value they’re looking for.

    We’re a network of firms in 158 countries with close to 169,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. PwC is the brand under which member firms of PricewaterhouseCoopers International Limited (PwCIL) operate and provide services. Together, these firms form the global PwC network.

    In our 3 key areas of business or Lines of Service Assurance, Tax, and Advisory we work with our clients from business start ups to the worlds leading organizations to measure, protect and enhance the things that matter most to them.

    We help our own people to learn, discover, develop and make a real difference all the way through their working lives. And we have big ambitions to grow.

    PwC Middle East Region is part of what we call the Central Cluster and includes the UK, Europe and Africa as well as the Middle East. The region consists of 12 markets – UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt, Libya, Iraq and Palestine.

    PwC has been established in the region for over 40 years, we already employ over 4500 people and we are on course to become the Middle East number one professional service firm. More

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    ACE Translation – Associate | PricewaterhouseCoopers

    Employment:

    Full Time

    ACE Translation – Associate – Cairo, EgyptLine of ServiceAssuranceIndustry/SectorNot ApplicableSpecialismAssuranceManagement LevelAssociateJob Description & SummaryA career in our Assurance Transformation Centre of Excellence practice, within Assurance Transformation Services, will provide you with the opportunity to be responsible for developing functions in PwC that support audit engagement teams and audit quality efforts. You’ll focus on enhancing our services related to data auditing, business analytics, visualisation and leveraging of analytic technologies to evaluating complex Enterprise Systems for audit and non audit services.As part of our team, you’ll work with a broad and diverse range of clients, providing you with exposure to businesses of varying sizes, industries and complexity. You’ll use cutting edge technology working virtually on various audit engagements. You’ll develop specialist Assurance knowledge and play a key role in improving the quality and efficiency of our audits and lead innovation in a range of areas, with an initial focus on pensions assets and liabilities, share based payments, and the audit of Tax.To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

    As an Associate, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:- Invite and give in the moment feedback in a constructive manner.- Share and collaborate effectively with others.- Identify and make suggestions for improvements when problems and/or opportunities arise.- Handle, manipulate and analyse data and information responsibly.- Follow risk management and compliance procedures.- Keep up-to-date with developments in area of specialism.- Communicate confidently in a clear, concise and articulate manner – verbally and in the materials produce.- Build and maintain an internal and external network.- Seek opportunities to learn about how PwC works as a global network of firms.- Uphold the firm’s code of ethics and business conduct.

    PwC firms help organizations and individuals to create the value they’re looking for.

    We’re a network of firms in 158 countries with close to 169,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. PwC is the brand under which member firms of PricewaterhouseCoopers International Limited (PwCIL) operate and provide services. Together, these firms form the global PwC network.

    In our 3 key areas of business or Lines of Service Assurance, Tax, and Advisory we work with our clients from business start ups to the worlds leading organizations to measure, protect and enhance the things that matter most to them.

    We help our own people to learn, discover, develop and make a real difference all the way through their working lives. And we have big ambitions to grow.

    PwC Middle East Region is part of what we call the Central Cluster and includes the UK, Europe and Africa as well as the Middle East. The region consists of 12 markets – UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt, Libya, Iraq and Palestine.

    PwC has been established in the region for over 40 years, we already employ over 4500 people and we are on course to become the Middle East number one professional service firm. More

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    Sales Coordinator | Creative Zone

    Employment:

    Full Time

    Creative Zone Group is growing and we have opportunity for a highly organised Sales Coordinator to join our Group entity based in Sharjah. The Sales Coordinator is responsible for providing the necessary support to the sales team and will be the point of reference for colleagues and customers alike, by keeping schedules, providing feedback, documentation and information. It is the Sales Coordinator’s responsibility to help customers and increase sales by displaying excellent customer service, being responsive and highly organized. The primary function of a Sales Coordinator is to collaborate with the sales team and other departments thereby ensuring smooth integration of sales, operations and marketing activities.

    To join our team you will be have:• Bachelor’s degree in any related discipline• 2-3 years Sales or Client Relations experience with an emphasis on telephone support• Experience using CRM systems is essential, ZOHO CRM will be an advantage• Excellent spoken English, Arabic and other languages will be an advantage • Strong IT Skills ( Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook) • Passion for delivering an exceptional customer service. • Currently based in UAE and available for an immediate start

    Welcome to CREATIVE ZONE!

    We are a team of company registration professionals who are passionate about bringing the dreams of aspiring entrepreneurs and SME’s to life.

    We believe in providing you not only with your company’s documentation, but also equipping you with the necessary tools to promote, develop and grow your business.

    We are a business setup company with a difference – our work doesn’t end with the issuance of your trade license & residency visa – it starts there! More