Head of Digital Health

Full time in IT, Technology
  • Salary: AED60000 - AED80000 / Monthly
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Job Detail

  • Job Reference IDINS-52320
  • Career Level Director/Top Executive
  • Industry Healthcare Hospital & Medical Services
  • Nationality Default

I have partnered with one of the largest and most innovative Healthcare providers in the region and am helping them find their new Head of Digital Health.


  • Drive digital business performance and profitability
  • Lead development of digital business strategy and road map
  • Serve as the point person for all digital initiatives and transformation projects including tele-consultation, e-pharmacy, tele-radiology and data monetization
  • Work with Business Verticals, IT, and Finance to plan and execute digital initiatives
  • Collaborate with Business Heads to identify digital business opportunities and to adopt or develop solutions based on internal IT assets and capabilities or via third parties
  • Lead assessment of new ideas in alignment with overarching strategy & roadmap (strategic fit, resource availability, time to market, revenue/cost impact)
  • Build in-house digital capabilities and drive the digital roadmap working with Head of Engineering, Head of Product and Head of Design
  • Design and review budget, strategic plan, talent strategy and project portfolio for all digital initiatives
  • Design of KPIs in alignment with product owners as well as ongoing tracking of target achievement


  • 10+ years of leadership and management experience, with a strong background in digital projects and customer experience in healthcare
  • Advanced degree in Business or Engineering (IT, computer science or equivalent)
  • Strategic thinking in examining issues, generating ideas and creating growth plans
  • Ability to build sound, data driven investment cases
  • Deep knowledge of characteristics of all digital tools including platform features, app features, devices features and data management systems
  • Knowledge of digital marketing and e-commerce techniques (SEM, SEO), CRM techniques, advanced analytics and innovative ways to use customer data
  • Expertise in leading technology projects, including back-end and product development
  • Understanding of legacy IT systems and solutions to integration challenges
  • Progressive leader with ability to lead cross-functional team and enterprise programs
  • Business orientation to use digital activities to contribute to company goals and profit and loss statements
  • Problem-solver with result delivery focus
  • Easy to work with and team orientated

Thank you for your interest. All applications are viewed and evaluated according to the role  requirements.  We aim to contact shortlisted candidates within 2 weeks.  As we often receive a high volume of applications, we are unable to reply to everyone.  If you have not heard back from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.  (CR)

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