Job description / Role
This fully involved Marketing Associate position will assist our professional services client with a development programme targeting the next generation of leaders. It will therefore engage the youth community across Saudi Arabia and is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a dynamic development programme where you will be able to contribute ideas regarding social media content, events and engagement opportunities and collaborate with world class speakers.
As part of the wider marketing team, you will help to plan and implement all marketing activities and event management, liaise with all speakers to ensure they are full prepared for the launch of the event and help the team to prepare giveaways, engagement idea creation and identify the student’s self-study material concerning thought leadership and personal development. As the campaign for the programme intensifies you will also identify and monitor community engagement to seek out local brand ambassadors who can generate further social media content and reach on the companies’ behalf.
You will also maintain an understanding and perform research on the competitor’s activity to ensure the overall marketing campaign and content remains relevant, engaging and in line with current trends.
On the day of the event you will be fully involved meeting and greeting participants and gaining live social media footage. Post event it is also important to gain evaluations and success stories for further development and this will also benefit the alumni programme which you will also be a part of
This role is applicable to Saudi Nationals only and will be based in Riyadh. We therefore welcome applications from those with approximately 2 years of experience within a marketing and events position and preference is given to those with a relevant marketing, advertising or communications degree. The position of Marketing Associate could really kick start your career within the professional services sector and therefore a high caliber of applicant is required for this position.
About the Company
Irwin & Dow was established by two highly experienced recruitment professionals, Tracey Irwin and Jocelyn Dow. We provide a refreshing approach by working in close partnership with clients and candidates within the Business Support, Secretarial, HR & Finance sectors.
Good staff are key to every business. We recognise and appreciate this, having over thirty years combined recruitment and executive search experience within the region.
Our main aim is to provide a specialist service to clients preferring to work with a bespoke consultancy.
Our values of discretion and diplomacy are paramount and our ultimate goal is to become a partner of choice for all our clients and candidates.