Marketing Manager - Starbucks
Job description / Role
The retail industry in MENA is thriving and with some brands opening up to 20 new stores each year this is a fast-paced market to be part of Social media is growing across the region and with the development of ecommerce channels and a diverse customer base spread across MENA, this is a challenging and dynamic role where growth and innovation are fundamental.
Many of our brands are world-famous and as a Marketing Manager you will ensure that our customers have the same brand experience here as they would anywhere else in the world whilst also ensuring the messaging and delivery is appropriate for our different operating markets.
This gives you a unique opportunity to manage the marketing for a well-known brand across different countries in a developing region.
Some of our brands are lesser known and some may be Alshaya owned - working for one of these brands gives you a platform to develop, grow and establish a brand presence in markets across MENA.
To work as a marketing manager for any of our brands you will already have significant marketing experience and a proven ability to develop and coach a team of more junior marketing professionals.
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.