Chief Transformation Officer for a leading Real Estate/Hospitality company in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (on-site project)

Project status
Project start date
As soon as possible
Project posted
4 Oct 2018 15:19
Project duration (approx.)
6 Months
Budget (approx.)
US$1040 / day
Level of Experience
Real Estate
Area of expertise
Business Process Optimisation
On-site in Saudi Arabia
English (Essential) , Arabic (Nice to have)

Objectives and Key Deliverables

We are a leading Saudi hospitality company recognised for its extensive record in managing, developing and operating a wide portfolio of hotels and residential compounds across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

We are currently seeking an experienced Chief Transformation Officer to lead the transformation process to change how we operate, achieve significant cost reduction improvement, operational efficiencies and customer satisfaction.
The scope of work will include company's operating model, culture, key processes, authority matrices, etc.
CTO will lead the transformation program through analysis, design and execution phases.
The project is on-site for 3-6 months.

1. Develop a strong business case for the transformation, transformation vision and consequent transformation plan, in collaboration with the internal team
2. Establish the transformation office and related governance structure and operating frameworks
3. Act as the face of the transformation, set the tone, spur enthusiasm and challenge current vision
4. Coach the Executive team and the company at large
5. Push managers to re-examine how things are done, challenging their assumptions
6. Provide leverage to line managers, so that the transformation initiatives and day-o-day business runs at full speed in parallel
7. Conduct program and project management activities to manage this effort, and to control and report on progress

15+ years of hands-on experience managing complex, high-impact transformational programs and initiatives
Experience working in Saudi Arabia or other GCC country is desirable
Strong cross-functional background
Track record in successfully leading programs that require significant behavioural changes across organisations
Background in Real Estate and/or Hospitality (not a must)
Experience working for a management consultancy a plus

Available actions

You must have an account to be able to apply for projects.

Register as a talent

Already have an account? Log in

Looking for a talent?

Post a project and have talent apply

Post a project

About Talmix

Talmix is an online staffing platform, creating connections to business talent faster and across more data points than any other solution.

Connecting clients instantly to permanent, interim or project-based talent, Talmix makes total talent acquisition simple.

  • 50,000+ talent network
  • 150+ countries
  • 100+ sectors covered
Why Talmix >