Job description / Role
Marketing Manager - Al Rass - Retail - Consumer food brands
Our client, a diversified company primarily operating in the retail sector requires a Marketing Manager. The incumbent will work out of their Al Arass office in the Qassim Province and report directly to the Vice President (Sales and Operations).
This person will be accountable and responsible for the overall direction of the Marketing Function for the Organisation with regard the planning, development, implementation, execution and evaluation of marketing plans and programs in market research, sales promotion, pricing, advertising, customer intimacy, digital and social media aimed at maximising market share and achieving the sales, profitability and new business targets of their consumer food brands.
Other areas of responsibility is to:
• Mentor and guide the marketing team to achieve objectives and key performance indicators.
• Partner with some of the best media and advertising agencies in the KSA so as to create iconic campaigns that will support, grow and make their brands top of the consumer minds.
• Suitable candidates will have a Bachelor or Master’s degree complimented by extensive experience (10 years+) in retail and or FMCG with proven experience developing and leading a team to success.
• Strong project management skills and ability to manage tight timelines.
About the Company
Hays is the leading global specialist recruiting group. We are the experts at recruiting qualified, professional and skilled people worldwide.
Our Middle East office was founded in December 2005, headquartered in Dubai UAE. We deal with clients in the UAE, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, and other key areas in the region. Our consultants sector-specific knowledge and unique understanding of the local market allows us to offer an exceptional level of service across all divisions.
We currently recruit for roles in the following sectors: Accounting & Finance, Architecture, Banking, Construction & Property, Engineering, Healthcare, Human Resources, Information Technology, Logistics, Legal, Office Support, Oil & Gas, Life Sciences, Supply Chain & Procurement, and Sales & Marketing.
As part of our continuing expansion, we have opened a dedicated Abu Dhabi desk to further assist with our client needs across the region.