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Marketing and Comms Director

  • Location

    Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

  • Sector:

    Digital SME, Education, Private Equity / Venture Capital

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    UAE Dirhams50000 - UAE Dirhams70000 per month + Substantial benefits

  • Contact:

    Ian Jenkins

  • Contact email:

    ianjenkins@cartermurray.com

  • Salary high:

    70000

  • Salary low:

    50000

  • Job ref:

    1009102_1528955532

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-07-14

  • Consultant:

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A leadership position within the organisation the Marketing and Communications Director will lead strategic planning and execution of the function through a large team. Focused on communicating the excellent work that the organisation does and celebrating its many successes. The role requires a nuanced understanding of both digital and traditional media as well as a firm grasp on PR and CSR.

Responsibilities

  • Design a creative Marketing and Communications strategy with excellent ROI
  • Significantly improve awareness of the organisation and its successes
  • Develop and lead a team to deliver the strategy
  • Run PR and Media campaigns both online and offline to maximise exposure
  • Create a culture of insight led, analytical marketing that connects with a youth audience
  • Work alongside the executive team to drive overall strategy
  • Create advantageous sponsorship deals
  • Represent the organisation positively to media and at events

Requirements

  • Saudi National
  • Degree educated, a Masters is preferred but not essential
  • Fluent spoken and written Arabic and English
  • Significant marketing and communications leadership experience
  • Results driven and scientific in approach
  • Track record of marketing to customers outside of the GCC region
  • Private sector background
  • Leadership experience and demonstrably developed team members and held them accountable for performance

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