Job Description

Main purpose of job

To direct and control the development, implementation and mainte-
nance of the company’s information technology systems to support

the business objectives of the company.
Main responsibilities
1. Develop and implement an information technology strategy to
support the financial and business objectives of the company.
2. Develop appropriate computerized information systems to meet
the needs of managers and staff.
3. Direct and control the staff of the department to ensure that they
are appropriately motivated and trained and that they carry out
their responsibilities to the required standard.
4. Establish and maintain all necessary information technology
procedures and ensure that all systems are supported by the
necessary documentation and manuals.
5. Help to define IT training needs and provide training as required
to ensure the most effective use of computer systems.
6. Identify areas in which the introduction of new technology will
improve business performance and assist managers with the
implementation of any new systems.
7. Develop a programme of maintenance and support for all IT
systems to ensure a minimum of downtime and fast resolution
of any problems.
8. Provide a source of advice to managers and staff on information
technology issues.
9. Maintain an awareness of new developments in information
technology and ensure that the company makes the best use of
any such developments.


Knowledge, skills and experience required
The job requires:
a degree in a computer-related subject;


at least 5 years’ experience in the design, development and
implementation of information technology systems;

a broad understanding of computer systems, computer applica-
tions and operating systems;

analytical and problem-solving skills;
good communication skills;
managerial experience.

Job Details

Job Location:
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Company Industry:
Healthcare, other
Company Type:
Employer (Private Sector)
Job Role:
Information Technology
Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Monthly Salary Range:
Number of Vacancies:
Job Ref.:

Preferred Candidate

Career Level:
Residence Location:
Saudi Arabia
Bachelor’s degree / higher diploma