Consulting - Government - Defense - Manager (Riyadh)

Firm
PwC
Location
Riyadh
Education
Benefits
Competive
Industry

Line of Service

Advisory

Industry/Sector

Not Applicable

Specialism

Advisory - Other

Management Level

Manager

Job Description & Summary

In Consulting, you will have the opportunity to work closely with the best across industry and professional functional advisory services. We focus on helping solve client problems by offering both strategic and operational deep industry expertise. We pride ourselves on building long-lasting relationships with companies and organizations, always ensuring that we are able to bring the best insights and solutions to help them tackle whatever critical issues they may face. Our Consulting practice currently focuses on several core sectors including Consumer and Industrial Products & Services, Energy, Utilities & Mining, Financial Services, Government, Health Industries, Finance Function, People and Organisations and Technology.

PwC Global Overview 

At PwC, we measure success by our ability to create the value that our clients and our people are looking for. Our reputation lies in building lasting relationships with our clients and a focus on delivering value in all we do. We’re a network of firms in 157 countries with more than 208,000 people who are committed to delivering world-class capabilities and quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. 

PwC Middle East Overview 

Established in the region for over 40 years, PwC Middle East employs close to 6,000 people across 12 countries: Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Palestine and the United Arab Emirates. Complementing our depth of industry expertise and breadth of skills is our sound knowledge of local business environments across the Middle East region. Our tailored solutions help our clients meet the challenges and opportunities of doing business in the Middle East market and beyond.

Line of Service Overview 

In Consulting, you will have the opportunity to work closely with the best across industry and professional functional advisory services. We focus on helping solve client problems by offering both strategic and operational deep industry expertise. We pride ourselves on building long-lasting relationships with companies and organizations, always ensuring that we are able to bring the best insights and solutions to help them tackle whatever critical issues they may face. Our Consulting practice currently focuses on several core sectors including Consumer and Industrial Products & Services, Energy, Utilities & Mining, Financial Services, Government, Health Industries, Finance Function, People and Organisations and Technology.

Business Unit Overview - Defence Practice
This is an exciting opportunity to work within a high growth Consulting team, where you will play a key role in developing and delivering strategic projects in the defence sector. You will be part of PwC’s Middle East Defence Practice which works with defence ministries and organisations in the region.  The team offers clients a wide range of consulting expertise including, but not limited to:

  • Strategy development and capability enhancement

  • Organisational set up, transformation and development

  • Operating model design and implementation

  • Operational excellence

  • Acquisition and procurement

  • Supply chain development and logistics transformation

  • Cost reduction and efficiency optimization

  • Industrial development

 

Responsibilities

The Middle East Defence Practice is looking for a Manager to lead the establishment and expansion of defence opportunities in the country.  The role will include:

  • Working alongside prestigious client teams across the Middle East

  • Working as part of a multi-faceted team of defence experts, consultants and technical SME’s, amongst others

  • Advising, and helping to establish, military and defence organisations over a number of different strategic initiatives and programmes

  • Delivering pivotal projects across the Middle East

 

Preferred skills

  • Ability to communicate with Arabic speaking clients (Arabic not essential but would be valuable) and to act with professionalism at all times

  • Experience in delivery of defence projects and engagements as well as managing client relationships and business development

  • Proven leadership capabilities for both direct reporting personnel and wider programme teams

  • Internationally recognised qualifications relating to subject expertise
     

All candidates must have experience of transformation within public sector defence organisations

 

Minimum years experience required

6-9  years of experience working in defence

Education (if blank, degree and/or field of study not specified)

Degrees/Field of Study required:

Degrees/Field of Study preferred:

Certifications (if blank, certifications not specified)

Desired Languages (If blank, desired languages not specified)

Travel Requirements

Up to 60%

Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?

Yes

Government Clearance Required?

No

Job Posting End Date

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Location: Riyadh

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