We are seeking a seasoned marketing professional with 12+ years of experience of which ideally you should have started your career with a renowned organization from the consumer goods / fmcg industry and the last 2-3 years should have spent in the consumer electronics / telecom vertical.
Coupled with strong marketing skills and a passion for technology you should have a demonstrated track record of creativity / commercial acumen and entrepreneurial skills. High preference for candidates within the MENA region.
The incument would be required to deliver on the following key points :
Leadership of the corporate marketing team and function
Brand Marketing and Online
Retail Marketing & PR/CSR
Strategic Planning and Marketing Intelligence
Responsible for developing and implementing the marketing strategy for MENA Region to achieve the overall business plan
Work pro actively with and support divisional marketing personnel .
Work directly with corporate marketing team to improve execution and implementation tactical elements – launches, events, etc
Oversee, direct and manage agencies and vendors
Drive innovation across all elements of the marketing mix.
Present plans and recommendations, and sell in right up to executive level.
Desired Skills & Experience
MBA or Post Grad in marketing or business management is required
At least 10-15 years of extensive experience in FMCG or Electronics industry
Strong communication and written skills in English, Arabic is also preferred.
Ability to communicate effectively at all levels.
Excellent proven marketing analytical capabilities and reporting techniques.
Initiative and ability to work in a multi-cultural environment