Job description / Role
The Internal Communications Executive is accountable for all drafts and edits for various internal communications instruments for the Company.
* Assist in the internal communications development plan for the Organisation annually.* Prepare internal communications such as the Company newsletter, bulletins & letters.* Prepare communications such as statements, training materials & other communiques.* Writes media scripts & oversees production of such materials (i.e., CD-ROMS, videos, DVDs), working with the Graphic Designer.* Coordinate & assist in the development of materials for website Internet & Intranet sites.* Handle written responses to questions formally posed by Employees.*
Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Communications or related subject matter; Master's degree in Communications, Journalism or related subject matter preferred* In-depth knowledge of the preparation of communications instruments for private companies* Exceptional command of English grammar, spelling, punctuation, editing requirements.* At least three or more years of progressively more responsible work experience in the private sector, to include the handling of corporate communications, original writing and editing and some Public Relations* Written Arabic language a big plus* Some expertise in graphic design, vide script writing and production.Â Must be able to work effectively with all levels of employees, including top, middle & supervisory levels of management* Strong interpersonal skills* Collaborative work style, fostering cooperation & teamwork* Discretion & good judgement* Must be able to handle confidential company & Employee information with complete discretion.* High level organisational & planning skills* Efficiency & accuracy* Advanced MS Office skills, including Word & Excel, outlook & Desktop Publications
About the Company
As a leading international franchise operator, with nearly 90 of the world’s most recognised brands in its portfolio, Alshaya Group brings great shopping, dining, leisure and hospitality experiences to millions of customers across the Middle East & North Africa, Russia, Turkey, Europe and beyond.
Alshaya Group is a dynamic multinational business and family owned enterprise with a consistent record of growth and innovation. For 35 years, Alshaya has been a pioneering force in brand franchising, using its exceptional knowledge and experience to expand at pace.
Our portfolio of well-loved international brands includes Starbucks, H&M, Mothercare, Debenhams, American Eagle Outfitters, P.F. Chang’s, The Cheesecake Factory, The Body Shop, M.A.C, Victoria’s Secret, Boots, Pottery Barn, KidZania and, coming soon, Hampton by Hilton.
From one retail franchise store opened in Kuwait in 1983, Alshaya Group has consistently grown and diversified and today offers customers an unparalleled choice of brands across multiple sectors; Fashion & Footwear, Health & Beauty, Food, Optics, Pharmacy, Home Furnishings, Leisure & Entertainment, and Hotels. A diverse, skilled team of 53,000 people from 120 nationalities support more than 4,000 stores, cafes, restaurants and leisure destinations, a growing online business and a commitment to delivering great customer experiences.