We are looking for a driven, self-motivated Business Head – Innovation Engagement Lead to join our client’s team of entrepreneurial thinkers. Focusing on innovation within large corporates, they have developed a robust and successful innovation framework. No two projects are the same and effective creative freedom is encouraged. Whilst 80% of the work is helping clients think like a start-up and create award winning new products, 20% of the work is creating an internal innovation team and culture for the client.
As the Business Head, you’ll play a key role in leading their client engagements, managing both internal and client teams on strategic projects and ensuring that propositions are flawlessly presented. Your key responsibilities would revolve around – driving the innovation projects across the entire group, e.g. eCommerce, Planning & Budgeting, Supply Chain Transformation in Consumer, Demand Management, SOD Implementation, WMS Cloud Rollout, Group BI Initiatives and most importantly – ERP Projects implementation Cost Budgeting/Estimation…etc.; managing the above projects by collaborating with the shared PMO function at the group and subsidiary levels; Working hand in hand with the Supply Chain Operations Excellence officer in putting together a clear Heat Map by division. Together, they will shape the Supply Chain future in the group through this marvelous combination of Business & Technology savviness ; working with the internal consulting team in the delivery of the above projects and insure the sought business objectives are fulfilled by the chosen technology and projects; supporting company in the business development activities and leading the company in the delivery of the Mega External projects.
§ Bachelor’ Degree in related field or IT
§ 10+ yrs of quality sales experience in leading projects related to – Innovation, Change Management, ERP Implementation especially in Oracle, P&L management.
§ PMP Certification, Strong Supply Chain experience amazing Presentation skills would get you brownie points
§ Impeccable communications skills in English is must and Arabic would be highly preferred
Location: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia`
The Technology Solution Arm of a huge conglomerate is looking to hire a Business Head to lead the company in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.