Dubai Recruitment Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Jan 20, 2017Full time
Our client is a reputed education organization and specializes in providing preparatory courses and seminars for finance and investment related professional qualifications and distribution of education tools. Description: The role of Senior Manager - IT is to develop and implement strategies for all Information Technology (IT) solutions including: o Learning Management System (LMS) o Student Information System (SIS) o Content Management System (CMS) o Customer Relationship Management (CRM) o Website design, development and E-commerce o Faculty and Course Scheduling Responsibilities: · Proactively promote technological innovation in the use of learning, teaching and operations · Define detailed project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with senior management and stakeholders · Plan, execute, and finalize projects according to strict deadlines and within budget. This includes acquiring resources and managing the efforts of third-party contractors · Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation, and presentations · Define project’s objectives and oversee quality control throughout its life cycle · Enable and support all staff and external users in the training needed to utilize new technologies · Administer, configure and maintain systems, database and reports as per requirements · Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises, and devise contingency plans. Experience: · At least 3-5 years experience in successfully managing all aspects of planning and implementing learning technology solutions · Experience in database and web technologies Technical Proficiency: · Advanced understanding of databases · Competent and proficient understanding of platforms · Solid working knowledge of current web technologies · Strong familiarity with project management software · Familiar with programming languages Skills: · Ability to come up with innovative, effective ideas · Ability to take ownership of a task from start to finish · Ability to work in a small team. This calls for a high degree of communication and coordination · Work with minimum supervision and control · Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment is crucial · Reacts to project adjustments and alterations promptly and efficiently · Readiness to roll up his/her sleeves and do the low tech/routine work (especially in a start-up firm) · Adept at conducting research into project-related issues and products · Must be able to learn, understand, and apply new technologies · Excellent written and spoken English skills and good interpersonal skills · Strong presentation skills · Excellent design sense · Cheerful and positive attitude Qualification: University degree in Computer Science or Information Technology Location : Dubai, UAE Contract Type : Full-time itForte is a leading technology staffing company specializing in the IT and Telecom sector recruitments.