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JFL are currently working on an exciting project that would be an opportunity in a lifetime for two talented Communications Executives to establish their career in the Middle East.
We are seeking two talented Communications Executives to help develop comprehensive marketing strategies for a global retail franchise, which is based in Kuwait. Our client is the front man of all trading and commerce in the Arabian Gulf with Franchise’s in fashion, real-estate, construction, hotels, automotive and general trading. Some of these brands are well-known in the UK as well as being popular in the Middle- East. Our client has recently been voted one of the top ten companies to work for in the Gulf.
This retail giant is looking to add seven more communications professionals to their team (details for other roles on www.jflrecruit.com/jobs). We are looking for two talented Communications Executives. The purpose of this role is to generate consumer awareness and interest in the companies’ brands through the development and delivery of targeted media relations and public relations activities. Ideally, you will have experience of implementing PR campaigns in a retail or FMCG environment for premium brands. Desirable sectors would be consumer, fashion, consumer technology, FMCG or in-house. In terms of the type of communications, you will be working heavily on brand communications. Ideally you will already be an established Senior Account Executive or Account Manager within an agency or an in-house establishment.
Your responsibilities will include:
· Stakeholder engagement
· Press office (incl. Press- release writing)
· Identify and support media relations opportunities where they arise.
· Supporting special events
· Media lists
. You will need to have excellent creative writing skills (English is essential, Arabic is a bonus but not essential) along with strong attention to detail. You will also require project management experience.
· Work closely with brands teams, internal communications and e- marketing
. Collaborate with external agencies where required
Kuwait is a fabulous metropolis and is typically described as a city state with an epicurean and cultural offering. Kuwait is comparable to other Arabian states, such as Dubai and Abu Dhabi, with a thriving and modern business culture. The City state is also well- known for its luxurious beaches and marinas, extravagant dining and plush shopping experiences.
In addition to an excellent salary, this company is guaranteed to look after you will their benefits, which include biennial air travel allowance, and accommodation provided for the first two months.
If you are looking to develop your career in communication over- seas this could be a one in a million opportunity for you so please do send your details to firstname.lastname@example.org.