Our client is a successful global consulting organization leading in technology advisory across all industry sectors and expanding rapidly across the region. They currently require an experienced Data Analytics Senior Manager who will be a trusted partner to business leaders, working with a diverse team of experts to deliver successful tech-enabled transformation and new kinds of value for end clients.

Role description

This is a permanent position, based in Dubai, UAE or Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Knowledge, Experience and Skills

  • In this role you are required to identify and assess complex problems for area(s) of responsibility.
  • You will create solutions for situations in which analysis requires in-depth knowledge of organizational objectives.
  • You will be involved in setting strategic direction to establish near-term goals for area(s) of responsibility.
  • You will have to work in calibration with subordinate teams and senior management levels at an end client and/or within our client, involving negotiating or influencing on significant matters.
  • You will need to have an innovative and transformation mindset to identify improvement opportunities to optimize processes, decrease costs and increase client value.
  • You should have latitude in decision-making and determination of objectives and approaches to critical assignments.
  • The decisions you may make can have a lasting impact on area of responsibility with the potential to impact areas outside of own responsibility.
  • You will manage large teams and/or work efforts at an end client or within our client.

Essential skills

In order to be successful at this role you must have experience in most of the following:

  • Experience in leading teams to deliver data analytics and machine learning solutions.
  • Very strong server-side experience, especially in an open source, data-intensive, distributed environments.
  • Industry experience required in Financial Services sector with extensive experience in banking sector.
  • Experience in Business development, Consulting, project management, team lead, sales background and comfort of working with customers.
  • Good understanding of machine learning algorithms, data structures and performance optimization techniques.
  • Self-motivated, quick-learner and can get thing done efficiently.
  • Willingness and ability to learn from and educate peers.
  • Saudi national and Arabic speaker preferred.

We are looking for individuals who have the following skillset:

  • Automation & Analytics
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Data Analytics and Interpretation
  • Data Engineering
  • Metrics and Predictive Analytics
  • Adaptable and flexible
  • Ability to solve problems
  • Leadership quality
  • Active Listening
  • Analytic skills


Our client offers:

  • Transparent, fast paced approach career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues
  • You will benefit from working alongside our client’s experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and pioneering tools
  • Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits including competitive rewards
  • You will have access to state-of-the-art technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends
  • You will also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which our client works and lives

Senior recruitment consultant with international recruitment experience across EMEA region, including major projects such as Barakah NPP.

Julija Paulauskaite