Completed Permanent Middle East & Africa, United Arab Emirates - Regional

The Company

This role is located in the United Arab Emirates, and our client, headquartered in Continental Europe, is a major household name in healthcare, boasting award winning products, and experiencing double-digit growth. Recent transformation and restructuring puts the operation well ahead of the curve with respect to digitisation and data analytics.

The Role

A very exciting Regional Compensation and Rewards Head position has opened up. You will be a pivotal member of the Executive Management team and will need to bridge the global strategy stemming from Corporate European headquarters with the nuances and challenges of the META region. Close relationships need to be built with differing and demanding top stakeholders across challenging countries in Africa. Broad strategic input is expected.  

The Individual

At least 10 years’ Compensation & Benefits experience will be critical. A broad suite of general rewards skills will be used, as well as an ability to create structure and a positive, agile working team environment. This is a role for a visible leader who needs to flourish outside of his/her comfort zone.

Posted on 21 Sep 2018

At a glance

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Job function
Compensation & Benefits
Pharmaceutical & Healthcare
International Coverage
Global HQ
Global revenue
US$100 Billion and over
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Potential upsides
This is an opportunity to join a universally-recognised brand name with a current backdrop of outstanding global growth and innovation.
Potential downsides
The environment requires absolute commitment. Hours can be long. Resilience will play a crucial role.