Location   United Arab Emirates
Sector   Healthcare
Job Type   Full Time
Date   28/07/2016
Job Ref No   3616

Company Profile

Our client is a dynamic, reputed investment group with a large diversified portfolio of businesses in multiple sectors both in the UAE as well as globally. We are currently hiring for their specialized Rehabilitation Medical Centre in Abu Dhabi with over 150 beds with state of the art standards.

Job Description

The IT Director will manage IT and work collaboratively with all other departments on IT related matters. This includes directing all IT operations to meet company strategic objectives as well as overseeing day to day support of corporate and clinical systems. The IT Director will also lead clinical and operations systems integration for merger and acquisition activities.  Analyze complex business needs and recommends technical solutions and system design. Drives adoption of clinical and business systems and related processes, oversees clinical system configuration and implementation. Improves business process, drives decisions and solutions around the product roadmap and manages technical and integration aspects of organizational projects. Responsible for planning, directing and managing the IT Department - This will include the development and implementation of efficient and cost-effective company-wide Information System solutions, as well as providing advice to the Company’s executive team on IT-related product offerings of the company. Responsible for the planning and implementation of the overall IT system architecture for the organization and for the support and operations of IT business systems, help desk, clinical systems software support and all supporting infrastructure. Establishes policies, standards, practices and security measures to ensure effective and consistent information processing operations and to safeguard information resources, keeping the company compliant with JCI standards.

Candidate Profile

The ideal candidate must have a valid Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Healthcare Administration, or equivalent preferred. A minimum of 5 years of leadership or management experience in IT both staff and systems. Experience in evaluation of IT business systems and infrastructure including the integration of electronic medical record/various clinical systems. Fluent in spoken and written English is essential. Spoken Arabic is desirable; however, not mandatory.