Job description / Role
Marketing Executive - Home Furnishings - Kuwait
The Marketing Executive is responsible for supporting the timely and effective delivery of all marketing programs and initiatives, collaborating closely with colleagues within the marketing and communications functions in order to operate within the guidelines of both Alshaya and your host brand. This is an exciting role with responsibility for artwork development, advertising, promotions, catalogues and magazines. You will also analyse market research, assist with category management and provide insight to the team.
You will have/be:
* A minimum of 2 years' experience in marketing and public relations
* Excellent analytical skills
* Good communication skills in English (Arabic an advantage)
* Familiar with all Microsoft Office tools.
About the Company
M.H. Alshaya Co. is a leading international franchise operator for nearly 90 of the world's most recognised retail brands including Starbucks, H&M, Mothercare, Debenhams, American Eagle Outfitters, P.F. Chang's, The Cheesecake Factory, Victoria's Secret, Boots, Pottery Barn and KidZania. The company operates over 3,900 stores across diverse customer sectors: Fashion & Footwear, Health & Beauty, Food, Optics, Pharmacy, Home Furnishings and Leisure & Entertainment.
Alshaya's stores can be found in markets across the Middle East and North Africa, Russia, Turkey and Europe and the company employs more than 53,000 people from over 120 nationalities.
The company has established itself as the industry leader across these territories through a combination of local market understanding and a comprehensive commitment to customer service. Growth in each of its operating divisions and brands is supported by continuous investment in talent and infrastructure. It applies best practices in retail operations, merchandising, marketing, information technology, logistics, real estate, human resources and financial controls.
M.H. Alshaya Co. is the retail business of the Alshaya Group, which was founded in Kuwait in 1890 and today represents one of the most dynamic companies in the Middle East. In addition to its retail operations, the Alshaya Group is active in a number of other sectors including real estate, automotive, hotels, trading and investments.