Chief Executive Officer, Oil & Energy, Saudi Arabia
14 Nov 2023
14 Nov 2023

Our client is a market leader in Oil & Energy sector in the Middle East region, looking for a Chief Executive Officer responsible for leading and managing the overall strategic direction, operations, and performance of the company. The role involves a combination of leadership, business acumen, industry knowledge, and the ability to navigate complex and dynamic environments.

Key Responsibilities will include

  • Develop and communicate a clear vision and mission for the organization.
  • Formulate and execute strategies to achieve short-term and long-term business goals.
  • Oversee day-to-day operations to ensure efficiency, cost-effectiveness, and compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Implement and optimize processes to enhance operational performance.
  • Foster a culture of innovation, safety, and environmental stewardship.
  • Develop and manage budgets, financial forecasts, and financial performance metrics.
  • Implement measures to control costs and maximize profitability.
  • Engage in financial planning and risk management activities.
  • Build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders, including investors, government agencies, industry partners, and the community.
  • Recruit, develop, and retain a high-performing leadership team.
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant laws, regulations, and corporate governance standards.
  • Drive innovation in technology and processes to maintain a competitive edge.
  • Explore and capitalize on emerging technologies within the Oil & Energy sector.
  • Identify and mitigate operational, financial, and strategic risks.
  • Develop and implement risk management strategies.

Who we're looking for

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (Engineering, Business, or related discipline); advanced degree (MBA, MSc, or equivalent) preferred.
  • Proven executive leadership experience in the Oil & Energy sector.
  • Strong understanding of industry trends, market dynamics, and regulatory environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and execute successful business strategies.
  • Excellent financial acumen and experience in financial management.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to navigate and lead in a complex and dynamic business environment.

What's on offer

Attractive tax free salary inclusiv of base, housing, and other allowances

Additional benefits include:

  • Family healthcare insurance
  • Annual airfare allowances
  • annual performance bonus 


  • Job Ref: TI-yru3
  • Your application will be sent to Qasim Siddique