Digital Communications Manager | Emirates – Dubai UAE

1398 views Leave a comment
JobsMarketing

Job Description

The Emirates Group is a highly profitable business with annual revenue of approximately US$ 15.6 billion and over 50,000 employees. The Group comprises of dnata, the fourth largest combined air services provider in the world and Emirates, the Group’s rapidly expanding and award winning international airline. Emirates global network now sees it flying to over 121 destinations across 6 continents, operating a modern fleet of over 170 wide-bodied aircraft. Today the airline has orders worth over US$ 84 billion for 233 more of the latest aircraft, with plans to operate to many more destinations in the months and years ahead. Essential to our continued business success as we expand will be the on-going employment of high quality people to join our multi-cultural team of over 167 nationalities.

Dubai, a tourism centre and modern cosmopolitan city with high standards of healthcare, education and leisure pursuits for residents offers those we hire one of the most desirable lifestyle locations in the world. In addition to lifestyle and tax free salary benefits, the Emirates Group also offers professional development opportunities to help employees develop new skills and grow their careers successfully.


The Position:

In this role you will be required to manage and implement Emirates Group’s digital technology strategy. You will be required to ensure alignment with the business strategies of client stakeholders and in synergy with the strategies and plans of Corporate Communications (CC).
You will be responsible for the investment of agreed advertising budgets via all online media, to help meet designated brand and business objectives. This includes overseeing the allocations and management of a group of brands, internet spend per annum to help meet each brands marketing objectives within the Group.

 

Job Accountabilities:

In this role you will be accountable for many key areas for example:

 

1. Brand Management
Management and implementation of the digital technology strategy ensuring digital solutions are on-brand, integrated, cost-efficient and aligned with the objectives and plans of Corporate Communications team.

 

2. Corporate Identity
Manage and monitor in conjunction with Manager Advertising, PR, Sponsorship (Specialist team) and VP Shared Services the protection, development and rollout of the brand strategy across all online customers touch points.

 

3. Integrated Communications
To work closely with all Corporate Communications teams to ensure synergy and consistency of Emirates Group image and strategy across all communication disciplines. To encourage the integration of advertising campaigns across client brands to enhance the impact, cohesion and cost-effectiveness of communication. To particularly work closely with Sponsorship, Events and Public Relations to ensure Group sponsorship opportunities are maximised online.

 

4. Online champion
To work collaboratively with the Manager Account, Account Manager and Specialist teams to drive use of online media channels amongst a designated brand or regional cluster.

 

5. Managing Cost Effective & Creative Advertising Resources
Contribute towards sourcing and appointing internet agencies for all online work, in co-operation with the business unit

 

Furthermore:

6. Budget Control
7. Media Planning
8. Online advertising effectiveness
9. HR

 

Salary & Benefits:

We offer an attractive tax-free salary, paid in Dirhams, the local currency of the UAE. Besides generous travel benefits normally associated with an airline, this managerial role also has excellent leave and health care packages, accommodation, power and water paid for, along with transport benefits, life insurance and other employee benefits making the role attractive to high performers.

Desired Skills & Experience

Qualifications:

  • A degree with a specialisation in Digital Communication.
  • A qualification from a professional marketing institution such as the Chartered Institute of Marketing would be an advantage.

Experience:

  • 8+ year’s experience as an Account Manager/Director in an international interactive agency managing online marketing activities.
  • Expertise in production of quality Online development, understanding of different programming languages and how they affect web build as well as the user experience.
  • Experience of content management systems and campaign tools.

Skills

  • The job holder must a highly organised, be a self-starter with strong customer, stakeholder management skills.
  • Must have the ability to influence and negotiate to a senior level
  • Have excellent leadership qualities.

Company Description

The Emirates Group is a highly profitable business with annual revenue of approximately US$ 15.6 billion and over 50,000 employees. The Group comprises of dnata, the fourth largest combined air services provider in the world and Emirates, the Group’s rapidly expanding and award winning international airline. Emirates global network now sees it flying to over 121 destinations across 6 continents, operating a modern fleet of over 170 wide-bodied aircraft. Today the airline has orders worth over US$ 84 billion for 233 more of the latest aircraft, with plans to operate to many more destinations in the months and years ahead. Essential to our continued business success as we expand will be the on-going employment of high quality people to join our multi-cultural team of over 167 nationalities. Dubai, a tourism centre and modern cosmopolitan city with high standards of healthcare, education and leisure pursuits for residents offers those we hire one of the most desirable lifestyle locations in the world. In addition to lifestyle and tax free salary benefits, the Emirates Group also offers professional development opportunities to help employees develop new skills and grow their careers successfully.

Apply Now!

Author Bio

editor

This post was added by the Editor of jazarah! We present the latest in advertising, media, entertainment and mobile technology from around the web; creative ad campaigns, news and reviews, reports and insights, job openings, company directory and more!