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Events Manager - Retail

Job Title: Events Manager - Retail
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Tax Free + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90550
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: BNM.03987.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: December 12, 2012 06:57

Job Description

Leading retail group launching in the UAE are looking for an experienced Event Manager to help coordinate and plan their frequent brand and product launches in the Middle East.As the Event Manager you will develop concepts for the portfolio, manage them, identify effective brand associations through sponsorships and leverage the participation through channels aimed at maximising PR mileage. To be successful in this role you must coordinate with clients, principles and suppliers on specific requirements / details of the event being organised to ensure that the programme/event meets the needs and specifications of the client, and is within budget. Your role as Event Manager will require you to identify a suitable venue for the events and provide approval on specific additional requirements submitted post brief on required materials, including invitations, food and entertainment, for effective brand presentation. You will be expected to monitor continuously all the details of organising the event to ensure Group standards are maintained throughout and the image of the brand/product/company is enhanced. You will prepare and submit reports periodically, both to the client, Group Events Manager and VP Events, to monitor the costs incurred per programme. This company offers you the chance of a lifetime to be involved with some of the most innovative brand launches and some be responsible for some of the most exclusive events in the Middle East. You will act as the brand ambassador therefore a strong and confident personality is essential.. A significant tax free salary is on offer for the right candidate with genuine career progression.