Solar Director

Job Title: Solar Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: UAE - Dubai
REF: 42079
Job Published: over 1 year ago
Allen & York are recruiting a Solar Director for a UAE government owned entity.
Role Responsibilities:
Lead the establishment of the Solar department of the Company - including engaging with and monitoring the outputs of external consultants
Manage the solar department strategy and budget.
Manage the award of contracts to private sector partners.
Manage the recruitment of a team of staff to meet the organisations objectives.
The position will report to the company CEO
Application Criteria:
Master degree in business, engineering or related field.
15+ years total experience - with at least 5 years working in the solar energy industry.
Experience in developing of rooftop solar projects.
Experience in successfully managing a multinational team of staff.
Experience in managing external consultants and delivery partners.
Strong leadership & communication skills.
Bilingual in Arabic & English is preferred.
ME Experience is Essential

We look forward to receiving your application.
For more information, please contact Ghadir Shaar at
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