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    Head of Research and Consultation (Board Advisory Consultancy) | Michael Page


    Full Time

    Set up and run a research and analytics function for a newly established advisory company working to enhance the role of board members.Client DetailsWell funded start up organization focused on working with Board Members of various Saudi based clients to enhance their impact in roles.Description* Identifies potential research and enterprise income sources, promotes these opportunities to relevant colleagues, supports in preparing grant and commercial applications, manages the application/ tendering/ contracting process and provides post-award support.* Defines quality standards and ways of presentation for any kind of publication coming from the team (internal and/or external), to add value to the client experience.* Coordinates with legal that the rights of the published information are with and cooperates with marketing to ensure the presentation is within the branding guidelines.* Works closely with business development and design & delivery team to understand their needs and timely provide them with the necessary information.* Selects topics for case studies and assigns them to the team based on their field of expertise. * Decides if studies can be conducted in-house or if external support is required based on the topic.* Reviews completed market research, analytics, studies, and theses and ensures they meet the quality standards, reverts to the team when areas for improvement are identified to enhance the overall output by providing advice, and consultancy where appropriate.* Sets up a meaningful reporting system and ensures that data are timely and accurate maintained, and reports are timely submitted to the concerned audience.* Proposes and participates in events from time-to-time to present the topics, in coordination with BD.Job Offer* Build the department from scratch and play a lead role in the growth of the business* Competitive packages with a tax free salary

    * 10+ years business experience * Experience working with the production of corporate research* Strong network of partners within this field* Ideally a Masters or PHD in Marketing, Economics or a comparable field.* Excellent written and oral communication

    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
    Property & Construction
    Engineering & Supply Chain
    Oil & Gas Technical and Engineering
    Human Resources
    Executive Search

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

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    Head of Research and Development | RTC-1 Employment Services

    Employment: Full Time

    Position Title: Head of Research and DevelopmentEmployment Type: Full timeSalary: up to 40K AED, all-inclusive depending on experience and qualificationsJob Location: Dubai, UAEAbout the Client:The hiring company is one of the well-known financial institutions in the UAE.Job Role:• Manages the selection of new IT solutions as well as technology partners that could meet the anticipated telecommunications needs of consumers• Ensures performance of IT/Technology vendors is within the stipulated SLAs and maintenance of cordial relations to manage deployments• Manages relationships with external knowledge providers/consultants, so as to monitor technological trends, and advise IT Management on technological issues and trends• Defines goals and key performance indicators for each member of the team and ensures effective application of the WSE performance management process.• Directs planning and selection of manpower in the Department, in line with the business and operational plans• Construct technology-enabled operating models, and provide viable options and visibility into execution issues• Demonstrate the business value of EA as an enabler of strategy formulation, and as support for technology innovation, which drives the organization’s top and bottom lines• Lead the analysis of business and operating models, market trends and the technology industry to determine their potential impact on the enterprise’s business strategy, direction and architecture• Track and apply innovative and existing technologies, anchoring them in the business model to assess their potential, and use rapid prototyping approaches to evolve innovations• Makes decisions and recommendations for the portfolio that are clearly linked to the organization’s strategy and financial goals, reflecting an awareness of external dynamics

    Requirements:• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree either in computer science, computer engineering, system analysis or a related field of study• Candidates with ITIL, PMP/Price or TOGAF certifications is an advantage• Minimum 10 years’ experience in the relevant technical roles preferably from financial institution industries• Extensive knowledge in business acumen, IT portfolio management and vendor management• Candidates should be aware of latest technology trends and risks• Should be able to drive new technology and project implementations in coordination with business and IT team• Excellent communication skills, knowledge of Arabic will be an advantage• Candidates who can join immediately will be prioritized

    RTC-1 Employment Services is a licensed recruitment firm based in Dubai, UAE. Our team has been in the market since 2004 and we are supporting various industries with their staffing needs across the Middle East and Africa. More

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    Resrearch Analyst | Gulf Researcher

    Employment: Full Time

    Gulf Researcher is a leading research organisation in the Middle East. Based in Bahrain, we provide high-quality on-demand research tailored to our client’s needs.- Gulf Researcher is a fast-growing organisation that is continuously seeking to attract talented, motivated and intellectually curious research analysts to join our dynamic team.- Working with us provides many opportunities to grow and learn. Assignments vary across sectors and geographies, enabling team members to gain broad knowledge and exposure.- A typical day is demanding with multiple client deliverables and tight deadlines to meet. Individuals are expected to be diligent, resourceful and efficient. Work is highly collaborative and our team is friendly and supportive.If you are a driven individual, with a passion to learn, we encourage you to apply.

    The ideal candidate would have the following skills and characteristics:- A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree. We are open to any academic background including Business, Economics, Liberal Arts, Engineering, Sciences, etc.- Strong communication skills including the ability to design and develop well-structured written material- Excellent internet research skills including the ability to gather, synthesize and interpret large quantities of information from different sources- Proficiency in MS Office applications including Word, Excel and PowerPoint- Intellectually curious; eager to learn and explore new topics- Strong multi-tasking skills, high attention to detail and ability to work in a fast-paced environment- Committed to maintain high quality standards and meeting deadlines under pressure

    We are a custom research company based in the Middle East. We provide high-quality business research tailored to our clients requirements. Our service offerings include secondary and primary research across multiple industries and geographies in the MENA region and beyond. More

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    Analyst – Strategy | TP Global

    Employment: Full Time

    Analyst required for Tier 1 American Headquartered Strategy Company looking to make an impact in Frontier Markets.Candidate will require 2 years experience minimum ideally with a leading strategy FirmArabic Speaking and local knowledge of Iraq or Kurdish markets will be advantageous.Analytical/Decision Making Responsibilities:Strong analytical skills, including data analysis and problem solvingSupports the development of a point of view on the current state of the practice by overseeing and conducting research, interviews and fact-based quantitative analysisSupports identification of key market dynamics that will impact the business over the agreed upon planning horizonDetermine appropriate decision making processes to answer critical questions

    University/Bachelor’s degree in a related subject – e.g. Finance, Economics, etc.Advanced degree preferred, not required.Experience:Experience in a professional services firm with strategy consulting experience preferred.Exposure to a wide range of data and analytical concepts and methodologies, including:Market sizingCompetitive analysisCustomer needs analysis / primary researchFinancial modeling and valuationPortfolio review (e.g. where to invest, where to divest)Forecasting / econometrics

    TP Global is the leading recruitment provider of technical professionals to the energy sector. Covering the full project life cycle TP Global offer a full 360 degree man power solution, providing unparalleled levels of delivery to clients and applicants worldwide.
    With a sole dedication to the energy market TP Global has a true global network allowing interment knowledge of individual market environments and geographical locations. This focus has created opportunity to partner with the most talented technical professionals and top tier clients across our core market geographies of Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific and Europe. More

  • Research Analyst | Systems Middle East (SME)

    Employment: Full Time Looking for an expert professional in Intellectual Property search, Market search & Patent services for our Dubai & Abu Dhabi office the job. – Conducting Patent and Market Research– Patent searching (invalidity, patentability, freedom to practice)– Patent evaluation, Technology landscape, and claim chart analysis, and technological interpretation thereof.– Defining Unique features for […] More

  • Statistical Analyst | NSI & Bluefin Talent

    Employment: Full Time Main responsibilities:– Responsible for providing analytical consulting and statistical expertise to the internal team members.– Assist the Statistical Specialist in researching and developing ad-hoc requests of management to ensure that the bank’s senior management team has access to top quality research insights for decision making.– Prepare high level reports for the senior […] More

  • Car Valuation Researcher | eData

    Employment: Full Time The job of the Car Valuation Researcher is to compare values of cars across the UAE, by visiting showrooms and car dealerships, and updating the values in the company system where these are stored. Located in our head office in Jumeirah Lake Towers you will share your time between office-based and “out” […] More

  • Market Research Analyst | Muscat Waves Consultancy

    Employment: Full Time Job Duration: Permanent Employment • Monitor and forecast marketing and sales trends• Measure the effectiveness of marketing programs and strategies• Devise and evaluate methods for collecting data, such as surveys, questionnaires, and opinion polls• Gather data about consumers, competitors, and market conditions• Analyze data using statistical software• Convert complex data and findings […] More