Available Opportunities
VAC7734 - Expert – Contract & Governance
Field: Information Technology Contract Type: Contract
Location: Oman - Muscat Closing date: 17-Jun-2019
Ooredoo Oman Family Member:

Ownership of the  overall MFS strategy and drive its implementation in order to deliver the revenues, market share, competitiveness and brand targets.

Core Responsibilities:

Define and execute strategy

End to end responsibility of a comprehensive Mobile Money / Wallet and Financial Business strategy and it’s portfolio execution.  The key elements:

  • Opportunity review and analysis
  • Alignment with key stakeholders
  • Achieving management buy in to the strategy
  • Implementation of the agreed strategy
  • Contributing to the overall yearly AOP 

 Commercialisation of the Strategy

Responsible for the MFS product roadmap, which is in alignment and address opportunities highlighted within the opportunity assessments process and agreed cross functionally as part of the overall NPD process. To include:

  • Design
  • Creation
  • Development
  • Implementation
  • Marketing
  • Responsible for the effective handover of ‘in life’ MFS products and services to the Product Management team
  • Bank partner identification and partnership execution
  • Bank partner engagement and contract closure
  • MTO engagement
  • Transfer house and merchant onboarding
  • Explore potential for POS / retail level engagement 

Risk Management

  • Identify project obstacles (risks, issues and changes in scope) and support resolution / creation of mitigation plans
  • Report on escalations and obstacles to management as part of the PMO management Report

Coordination, Reporting and Governance

  • Lead the Digital Financial Business Steering Committee and be responsible for the actions and decisions arising from that meeting
  • Be responsible for the MFS KPI dashboard and performance report and its effective distribution and articulation to the management team
  • Develop ad-hoc project assessments and reviews


Responsible for the identification and maintenance of vendor partnerships that contribute to each product or service within the portfolio. In particular:


  • Ensuring that partner innovation contributes to our own roadmap and they stay relevant to our partnership
  • Partner deliverable – as per the SLA’s and KPI’s agreed and reflected in the performance dashboard


Responsible for the banking and regulatory partnerships, relationships and frameworks that contribute to the products in the portfolio. In particular responsible to ensure adherence to banking and regulatory rules and regulations


  • New merchant onboarding
  • Partner with distribution companies
  • Partner with retail and FMCG 




The Person:

You have a degree in management, marketing, economics or a closely related field

  • 10+ years overall working experience preferably in telecommunications or banking
  • 5-7 years’ experience in a senior position having directly launched / managed / operated a mobile money / wallet product
  • Financial acumen and understanding of financial services sector
  • In-depth understanding of the mobile money / mobile finance environment / technical and financial
  • Significant knowledge of product development and lifecycle management
  • Ability to work effectively within related industries such as banking and regulatory
  • Understanding of finance, statistics and analytics


Technical Skills:
  • Business Planning
  • Strategy Development
  • Product Development
  • Product Lifecycle Management
  • Commercialisation of Products and Service
  • Reporting
  • Dashboard development
  • Partnership management
  • Budget Management
  • Know Your Customer

.Behavioural Skills:

  • Communicating Effectively
  • Business & financial Acumen
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Leadership
  • Relationship Building
  • Strategic Thinking 

Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / cv
2. CV
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