Senior Associate, Innovation in ALDAR AbuDhabi,AbuDhabi,UnitedArabEmirates

Website ALDAR

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About the job


  • Assist in creation of content for regular communication, information and knowledge exchange, efficient reporting and cross-functional collaborations in place.
  • Lead startup pilots across the various business units while ensuring stakeholder engagement.
  • Assess startups against Aldar evaluation criteria and monitor pilot report.
  • Calculate economic value per Aldar formula for innovation.
  • Propose fireside chats, summits, and seminars for industry knowledge exchange.
  • Speaker involvement coordination, from research, to negotiating fees, and local/international travel logistics
  • Support the internal and external incubation and acceleration programs.


  • In collaboration with business units, identify ideas and solutions to improve, optimize or re-engineer current business processes to new efficient processes.
  • Support teams to lead innovation initiatives from idea generation to proof of concept
  • Conduct research to benchmark against national, regional international best practices to determine potential value generating solutions for the business.
  • Research innovative solutions and technologies that can generate value for the business.

Event Management

  • Support in managing events by creating calendar invites, monitoring rsvps, arranging logistical aspects of the event, and preparing event reports.


  • Support in tracking innovation spending.
  • Managing ERP applications and requests.
  • Managing procurement paperwork and administrative tasks
  • Managing the intra-network page, app content update, and monitor of the innovation email.
  • Monitoring the Innovation Management Platform and reporting any queries.

Related Year Of Experience

Min of:3+ years of diverse work experience with an emphasis on innovation and project management, event organization, content creation, and experience working with startups.


Min of: N/A

Field Of Experience

  • Proven track record in research/planning roles with a focus on innovation and ideation
  • Experience in content creation and understanding of stakeholder management

Technical And Interpersonal Skills

  • Strong presentation and communication skills with ability to express complex ideas in an easy-to-understand manner.
  • Entrepreneurial thinking, advanced analytical skills and a proven ability to think strategically
  • Passion for new technologies as well as startups and young companies
  • Problem solving skills and strong command of English language
  • Team player
  • Experience using design platforms for creation of simple digital content


BS in Business, Economics or Computer Science

Primary Location

AE-Abu Dhabi




Strategy and Innovation

Employee Status

Direct Hire

Job Type


Job Posting

Oct 4, 2022, 3:38:55 PM

Company: ALDAR

Vacancy Type: Full Time 

Job Location: AbuDhabi,AbuDhabi,UnitedArabEmirates

Application Deadline: N/A

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