Deputy Director

  • Job type

  • Location

    Ras Al Khaimah
  • Specialism

    Human Resources
  • Industry

    Government & Public Services
  • Pay


Deputy Director - Ras Al Khaimah

Your new company

Our client, a Foundation in the United Arab Emirates, is seeking a candidate to fill the position with Deputy Director, reporting directly to the Executive Director.

Your new role

As the Deputy Director, your primary responsibility will be to actively participate in all operations, involving strategic development and implementation, partnership development and management, Project and program development, delivery, and evaluation, Research Management and Staff supervision and human resources;

  • Provide necessary guidance and support to department directors to meet annual objectives.
  • Responsible for managing the Foundation's research and partnership teams and arranging professional development training.
  • Collaborate with the Executive Director in designing and executing strategic plans.
  • Assist the Executive Director in setting annual organisational goals.
  • Lead the lifecycle of impact-driven programs, from their conception to completion.
  • Oversee program budget and resources and assess outcomes to recommend improvements.
  • Devise and execute comprehensive partnership plans and strategies.
  • Establish new partnerships and foster existing ones with various stakeholders.
  • Supervise the development, review, and dissemination of research publications and other impactful content.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Master’s degree or higher in a relevant field.
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in a senior leadership role within a nonprofit, academic, or governmental organisation.
  • Experience in research, program management, partnership development, and budget management are essential.
  • Experience working in a cross-cultural environment.

What you'll get in return

The successful applicant will be offered a competitive monthly salary and benefits package. The role provides the candidate with the opportunity to actively manage and support the strategic planning, project management, and team development.

What you need to do now

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