Account Director - PR and Marketing

Kershaw Leonard

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: KP792-767

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Our client is looking for an Account Director to be based in the Abu Dhabi offices of a highly prestigious new account they have just won, but will be part of their own team. This AD will be dedicated to one client and will be entirely focused on a very cool new real estate project.

Duties of the role will include:

- Stakeholder management, aligning with communications teams within the account
- Working with the media team to leverage media partnerships offering amazing scope to do creative work
- Working alongside partners such as Flash to amplify some huge events, such as concerts by international artists
- Influencer management
- Press content development


We are looking for some very specific skills:

- Experience with managing high profile international celebrities for PR campaigns
- Knowledge and experience of working with the most prestigious international influencer people and brands
- Hand on experience of working with the highest profile local brands around the entire GCC
- Strong client management skills ideally used to working with a local / more conservative client
- Expertise in helping to launch a new destination that will partner alongside the biggest local and international brands and personalities.

About the Company

Kershaw Leonard is committed to finding First Class people for its World Class Clients. Since our inauguration in September 1999, We have become well-respected specialists for all aspects of Human Resource Consultancy and Recruitment, and bring a standard of professional conduct (through the Recruitment Employment Confederation UK) to the industry here in the Middle East. Our qualified Consultants deliver a unique quality of service that is designed to meet the individual needs of both Candidates and Clients.

Our specialist recruitment divisions cover permanent, temporary and contract staff, and Executive Search, in the following sectors:

Senior Executives and Directors; Design; Engineering and Construction; Finance and Banking; Human Resources and Training; IT and Telecoms; Legal; Logistics and Supply Chain Management; Media; Office Management; Retail; Sales and Marketing and Secretarial and Business Support.

Candidates who applied for this job also applied for:
Marketing Manager
Dubai Investments
Dubai 29 Jul
Marketing Manager
TGC Middle East
UAE 10 Aug
Marketing Manager
TGC Middle East
UAE 3 Aug
Marketing Manager
Black Pearl Consult
Abu Dhabi 26 Jul
Head of Digital Marketing - FMCG & Retail
Right Calibre Executive Search
Dubai 5 Aug
Job Alerts by Email
  • Personalised updates on latest career opportunities
  • Insights on hiring and employment activity in your industry
  • Typically sent twice a month
Account Director salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 29,000

Breakdown available for industries, cities and years of experience