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Application Manager - Dubai (UAE)

LocationDubai, Dubai, Middle East PP Adecco

Job typeManager


CategoryIT and Telecommunications

Application Manager - Dubai (UAE)

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We are currently recruiting for Application Manager - Facility Management for our leading client. The Application Manager is responsible to identify and implement software solutions to optimize business operations. Also need to do Installation, configuration, and maintenance of software applications enabling the business unit strategy & creating processes and protocols for software systems.
Roles & Responsibilities:
  • Manage the implementation of project plans, manage the project budgets, roles and responsibilities, issues and risk management, project governance, following PMO governance, project stakeholder management 
  • Work with the IT leadership team on IT strategic planning and take overall responsibility for the management and development of the Application requirements, liaising with key staff to ensure that services meet business needs.
  • Have an overall view of the capabilities of the Application services and contribute to continuous improvement to meet future needs to ensure competent and forward-thinking management of IT.
  • Keep abreast of new technological developments in Applications and present proposals with recommendations to senior management which would benefit the Group
  • Develop Applications management processes with lean and efficient procedures.
  • Experience in Facilities based solution ecosystems – Comprising of time and attendance, ERP’s and CAFM, also including digital touchpoints as applicable
  • In conjunction with senior management, contribute to the IT budget planning process to ensure most effective and efficient use of available funds

Knowledge & Skills:
  • Evidence of strong collaboration skills with excellent communication & interpersonal skills. 
  • Excellent oral & written English skills.
  • Expertise in MS packages including, PowerPoint, Word, Excel & PowerApps 
  • A sound general Applications background with knowledge of industry standards
  • Excellent knowledge of ICT initiatives and developments.
  • Experience managing resources in a fast-moving environment and on projects with evolving requirements and accelerated timelines. 
  • Strong project management skills (organization and time). 
  • Self-learner/self-starter who can be immediately effective with ambiguity or a lack of direction. 
  • Core Skills
    • Knowledge of system design, development, implementation, and user support principles and practices. Experience with database management.
    • Familiarity with Project management principles.
    • Experience with Information system troubleshooting.
    • Demonstrated skill in developing automated business systems.
    • Ability to communicate technical information to a non-technical audience.

  • Advanced Skills
    • Knowledge of advanced systems analysis methods, practices, and principles.
    • Knowledge of cost modeling principles.
    • Experience preparing workflow analyses.
    • Experience leading and facilitating training

Desired Candidate:
  • He/ She should have minimum of 10 years proven experience delivering Applications solutions in a multi-functional Group,
  • He/ She should have minimum of 4 years’ experience managing a team
  • Previous experience in managing applications in the Facilities Management domain is a must
  • Proven track record in successfully implementing ERP / CAFM systems.
  • Experience in implementing FSI will be a big plus.

Education & Technical Certifications:
Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Computer Science, or equivalent work experience.
IITIL or Project Management certification is advantageous.
At Adecco, we believe in the potential of people. We deliver the right talent capabilities at the right time, enabling flexibility and agility for clients.
If you are interested in this position, please click the APPLY NOW button for immediate employment consideration. We regret that due to volume of response, we can only contact initial successful applicants. If you have not heard from us within 7 days, then your application has been unsuccessful.

About Adecco:
The Adecco Group is the world’s leading talent advisory and solutions company. We proudly make a difference in the working lives of 3.5 million people every year. With a presence in more than 60 countries. very year, our 30,000 colleagues worldwide enable millions of people to succeed in the world of work, and support more than 100,000 organizations with their human capital needs.
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