Job Description

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim Group today is one of the most diversified and progressive, privately held regional businesses headquartered in Dubai, United A”rab Emirates. Structured into five operating divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate, retail and healthcare; employing more than 35,000 employees across more than 20 countries in the Middle East, Asia and Africa, Al-Futtaim Group partners with over 200 of the world's most admired and innovative brands. Al-Futtaim Group’s entrepreneurship and relentless customer focus enables the organisation to continue to grow and expand; responding to the changing needs of our customers within the societies in which we operate. 

By upholding our values of respect, excellence, collaboration and integrity; Al-Futtaim Group continues to enrich the lives and aspirations of our customers each and every day.

Overview of the role:

  • The primary focus of the role is responsible for overall brand development, brand performance and generating opportunities to do business in local and international markets.

What you will do:    

  • Setting the targets for the performance of the brand overtime and in particular performance of all marketing campaigns.
  • Originating and developing marketing strategy and budget cycle.
  • Providing the Regional Quarterly Marketing Plan reporting to senior stakeholders. Regional budget management and ad-hoc reporting.
  • Regional Agency and resource management.
  • Activating yearly marketing plan development with Head of Marketing, direct teams and agency.
  • Responsible for the management of local Marketing Manager executing the Local marketing plans and activation calendar.
  • Brand Governance across all physical and digital environments, including Volvo Studio.
  • Developing and maintaining a communication scorecard, report results periodically, along with findings, recommendations, insights.
  • Regional management of creative, media, social events and sponsorship calendars.
  • Full reporting of regular updates on campaign performance. Regional Marketing Budget management.

Required Skills to be successful:
1.- Experience with managing marketing campaigns.
2.- Experience with managing strategy and budgets.
3.- Experience with brand development. 
4.- Organisation and communication skills.

About the Team:

  • Reporting to the Head of Marketing and will be managing a team of Marketing Managers and will work closely with internal and external stakeholders.

What equips you for the role:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing.
  • 7-10 years’ relevant Marketing experience in the automotive industry.
  • UAE/GCC experience.

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Job Overview
Job Posted:
22 hours ago
Job Expire In:
3w 2d
Job Type
Full Time
Job Role
Bachelor Degree
5+ Years