Green Gulf Careers
On behalf of our Client, a professional services firm based in Dubai, we are seeking an experienced Marketing Manager to manage their ME operations throughout the UAE and KSA. The company is very well-established, and cultivates a team-oriented environment and expects and rewards excellence. You will be responsible for developing and mentoring a team of three which includes two coordinators and one assistant.
Key responsibilities of the role include:
• Development, implementation and monitoring of the Middle East marketing strategy that supports objectives across networking, media, events, alumni, direct & web.
• Coordination and supporting the development of local office marketing plans, and working closely with local teams.
• Monitoring the company brand performance and guiding marketing efforts toward building a brand that supports the business/commercial agenda.
• Aligning and executing the marketing agenda by leading the internal communications
• Manage the Middle East marketing budget
You must be able to develop strong interpersonal relationships with all team members across all levels within the business, and work with a large variety of personalities with different styles of work and priorities. Maintaining strong and long-lasting connections with key media liaisons and PR agencies is very important, as well as being a confident negotiator. It is essential that candidates can perform in a very fast-paced, constantly changing environment and be service and client focused.
Candidates must be educated to bachelor level with a minimum of 5 years in B2B Marketing, preferably within a professional services company. Complete fluency in English (oral and written) is required and Arabic is a plus. You must possess exemplary MS Office and general IT skills and have a high degree of project management, organisation and prioritisation skills.
About the Company
With a genuine understanding of what our Clients and Candidates need to succeed, Green Gulf Careers believe that honest and open relationships at every level are paramount to both our success and yours. We have a hugely diverse talent pool and we take the utmost care in matching them to our equally diverse Client base in order to achieve success at every level.
Whilst partnering with organisations across the Gulf, whether it be a SME or a leading Multinational, our team has extensive industry experience and a strong understanding of both the economic trends and cultural business diversities in this region.
When engaging with us, you will deal with a dedicated Consultant who has a strong knowledge of your industry and sector and who will take time to get to know you and your Individual or Company needs. We pride ourselves on our discreet, transparent and service focused approach and to that end, we will form a relationship based on a mutual respect which really assists us understand your requirements. Our experience in industry adds particular value to the recruitment process and whilst we recruit at all levels and disciplines, we offer the same exceptional service levels should you be recruiting a junior member of staff or at Company Director level.