The average pay for a Vice President (VP), Information Technology (IT) in Dubai is AED 625,631 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
|Range||AED 0AED 1M|
|Salary||AED 122,554 - AED 1,174,457|
|Bonus||AED 30,000 - AED 314,286|
|Profit Sharing||AED 91,000|
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XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).)
|AED 122,554 - AED 1,365,118|
Job Description for Vice President (VP), Information Technology (IT)
The vice president of information technology (IT) is a high-level position that oversees an organization's technology initiatives, as well as IT changes and updates to all projects. The vice president assesses IT systems and makes decisions on investments and implementation of future technology. They must achieve IT department goals within the context of the organization's vision and values. They also help develop policies, standards, and objectives, in addition to participating in training sessions and helping recruit new talent. One of the most important functions of this position is the helping create budgets and authorize purchases, with help from other executives and managers. Most vice presidents of IT work in an office setting during regular business hours, although overtime may be required, particularly for projects on deadline.Read More...
This is an executive position that requires outstanding interpersonal skills and the ability to lead a team in a way that promotes efficient, high quality work. Vice presidents of information technology also need to be able to develop sustainable business relationships with vendors. In addition, they must be attentive to detail and handle stress well. A bachelor's degree is needed for this position, along with several years of experience in the IT field. Different leadership and technology certifications from major software/hardware companies are usually a plus. (Copyright 2018 PayScale.com)
Vice President (VP), Information Technology (IT) Tasks
- Identify and propose new information technologies and systems to improve business processes and decision making.
- Establish the strategic direction of the Company's information systems as well as executing the strategy.