PMO Director - Energy Sector

Job Title: PMO Director - Energy Sector
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: United Arab Emirates,
Salary: Negotiable
REF: HQ00020253
Contact Name: Scott Fergie
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Support program owners in developing and revising their annual operational plans based on the Strategy.
Report on Program performance.
Measure the performance of the programs and validate data points provided by, or collected from, the program owners, including operational KPIs and other metrics.
Manage Program risk register, including maintaining a risk matrix, anticipating and mitigating risks.
Support program owners in articulating mitigation measures and translating them into operational plans.
Support program owners in implementing strategy, regulation and policies as required.
Develop forecasts.

Job requirements
Master degree in business, engineering or related field
Bilingual in Arabic and English is essential
10+ years of experience in the field of energy and water efficiency with 5+ years in a utility senior strategy and/or performance management role.
Excellent quantitative skills.
Strong leadership, communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to manage stakeholders.
5 years experience in financing mechanisms in support of efficiency programs.
Familiar with the business environment and communication practices in Dubai (work experience with government entities in Dubai is a plus).
Strong organizational skills and proven ability to manage several work streams.
Preference will be given to qualified Emirati nationals.

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