Continues Improvement Program Manager - Energy Sector

Job Title: Continues Improvement Program Manager - Energy Sector
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: UAE - Dubai
REF: 30768
Job Published: over 1 year ago
Continues Improvement Program Manager - Energy Sector
Allen & York are looking to hire an experienced Program Manager on behalf of a dynamic organization tasked with the implementation of a wide-reaching energy management strategy.  The organization requires committed enthusiastic professionals who are able to act as change agents.
Job description
  • Conduct business and strategic intelligence regarding Strategy improvement.
  • Develop ideas for new programs/enablers and identify gaps in the currant programs.
  • Develop and improve the Manager's capabilities (organizational development).
  • Support regulation and policy development in Dubai (engage with regulatory entities).
  • Follow-up with program owners in addressing gaps and developing mitigating actions.
  • Design, execute and manage special projects (e.g. intensity Mapping, Home Counseling).
  • Design and execute specific studies in support of the strategy development.
Job Requirements
  • Master degree in engineering, environmental sciences or related fields.
  • 7+ years of experience as a researcher in the field of energy and water efficiency.
  • Experience in managing energy and water efficiency projects.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • English a must, Arabic a plus.
  • Familiar with the business environment and communication practices in Dubai Preference will be given to qualified Emirati nationals.
  • 3+ years management consultancy experience in financing mechanism knowledge/comfort special projects - benchmarking for
  • Global & Regional knowledge of the energy / utilities sector
This is just one of many jobs that ALLEN & YORK are currently recruiting across the Middle East & North Africa (MENA) region.  ALLEN & YORK are the specialist recruiters for the Middle East sustainability sector and actively recruit in the UAE (predominantly Dubai & Abu Dhabi), Qatar, Oman, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt and Morocco.  Our international network of clients & candidates mean we have a demonstrable track record in recruiting high caliber professional staff across the world - get in touch to learn more.