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Marketing Manager - Retail

  • Location

    Kuwait, Kuwait

  • Sector:

    Fashion & Lifestyle

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Olivia Roberts

  • Contact email:

    oliviaroberts@cartermurray.com

  • Job ref:

    1059912_1547127193

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-09

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Olivia Roberts

Carter Murray Retail Middle East are looking for a Marketing Manager to join a growing retailer based in Kuwait.

The role will report directly into the GM and this person and their team will be responsible for fashion and lifestyle brands in their portfolio.

Core responsibilities

  • You will be responsible for managing the marketing calendar for several retail fashion concepts
  • Responsible for managing the brands marketing budget for marketing, events, PR - Build the brands localised social / online media content through Twitter, Linkedin, Facebook etc.
  • Work on annual marketing / promotions calendar in line with brand directives and marketing material from the principals in Europe & US
  • Perform required market research on competitors, performance analysis, return on investment and identify areas of new growth - Work with internal and external media companies preparing advertising material for campaigns throughout the GCC (BTL & ATL)
  • Be involved in building & implementing brand campaigns, photo shoots in conjunction with other internal stakeholders
  • Provide necessary public relations releases to media as required
  • Minimum of 5 years commercial Marketing Management experience. It is essential to have recent retail fashion experience with an internationally recognized brand name or product
  • Broad Marketing experience including, PR, Events Management, Photo Shoots, Media / Digital, brand management and creative agency management
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills in English & Arabic are essential
  • Creative and innovative thinker. An ideas person who is confident, likeable and strong team player
  • Ability to work across multiple brands at the same time

The preferred candidate with have a BA Hons / Masters degree in Marketing.

Salary is competitive plus family benefits

The SR Group (Dubai) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.