FINANCE INNOVATION OFFICER - #57967

The Emirates Group


Date: 1 week ago
City: Dubai
Contract type: Full time

Job Purpose: Assist in the development and continual improvement of the Finance innovation Lab. Collaborate with Finance Teams, the internal Technology, Futures & Innovation teams, business stakeholders and external partners to identify, evaluate, and implement innovative financial solutions and technologies to benefit & optimize the financial operations.



Job Outline:

  • Partner with the internal Technology, Futures & Innovation teams, business stakeholders and external partners to identify, evaluate, and implement innovative financial solutions and technologies to benefit and optimize financial operation.
  • Assist conducting innovation workshops, training events, and presentations. Develop training and workshop materials for external and internal programs. Help organize and coordinate internal Finance and business forums for innovation.
  • Help to build and maintain relationships with external partners to stay up to date with industry trends and innovations in finance.
  • Assist in the development of the innovation brand, including the development or revamp of current communication channels.
  • Work closely with the projects team (Finance Data Team, Finance Application Team, IT, etc) on developing and executing innovation projects.
  • Conduct research on innovation ecosystem and contribute to potential projects for stakeholders.
  • Develop Process Automation, oversee projects delivery and encourage self-service in tools such as power apps, and dashboards.
  • Update the finance stakeholders on the progress of the projects, collaborate with the different teams on generating ideas and implement change management.
  • Enhance innovation culture by staying in sync with the broader innovation teams in the EK Group (Technology, Futures & Innovation), discussing projects and initiatives, and sharing best practices and learnings.


Qualifications & Experience: 12 Years schooling or equivalent

Consideration will be given to degree holders who hold a minimum of 2+ years relevant experience.

Proven experience in software development, with an emphasis on Microsoft technologies.

Proficient in designing user interfaces such as Websites, Apps, Dashboards, Newsletters, email communications etc.

Knowledge/skills:

  • Technical proficiency in Microsoft tools such as Power Platform (Power Apps, Power Automate, Power Agents, etc.) and a have a good understanding of various automation tools.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, including the ability to deliver engaging presentations and demos that effectively communicate technical concepts to diverse stakeholders.
  • Be creative and innovative with the ability to see alternatives and solutions `thinking outside the box.
  • Demonstrated ability to design user interfaces and user experiences in tools like Canva, using best practices of visual design and usability.
  • Experience in creating wireframes, mock-ups, prototypes, and style guides for web and mobile applications.
  • Understanding of future trends and technologies like AI (Artificial Intelligence) / Gen AI/ Blockchain would be an advantage.

Salary & Benefits: Join us in Dubai and enjoy an attractive tax-free salary and travel benefits that are exclusive to our industry, including discounts on flights and hotels stays around the world. You can find out more information about our employee benefits in the Working Here section of our website www.emirates.com/careers. Further information on what’s it like to live and work in our cosmopolitan home city, can be found in the Dubai Lifestyle section.

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