Job description / Role
Charterhouse is working with an exciting start-up business who are backed by some of the most influential people and partnered with some of the biggest names in the Entertainment and Leisure industry. Based in Dubai, our client is looking to hire an Assistant Franchise Manager to support the franchising business in the MENA region. Our client is an exciting and innovative player in the Entertainment and Leisure industry who are bringing fresh new concepts to the region.
You will be responsible in planning and managing the franchising business of the company. You will be required to prepare and execute the marketing strategy - attracting new franchisees. You will support the day-to-day management of franchise, assist in the development of business plans and will offer continuous support to franchisees to ensure overall success. The Assistant Franchise Manager will also develop and conduct the training program and ensure that the franchisee and its staff are trained enough to provide the service experience in line with company policies
The successful candidate should have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in store / franchise development preferably in the MENA region. Ideally, you should have worked for a start-up business before. You should be a results driven go-getter, skilled in sales and come from a marketing agency background or in-house within the Leisure or Entertainment industry. It is essential that you have UAE experience and are a motivated, millennial candidate who is excited by a new challenge and a company where you can make an impact.
About the Company
The Charterhouse brand and business was launched in Dubai and the Middle East in April 2004 by a team of international recruiters and management consultants, after its inception in Sydney, Australia in September 2003. Charterhouse Middle East is now positioned as the leading regional recruiter within its area of disciplines and functional markets.
Charterhouse offers professional and bespoke contingency and retained search services to all sectors of the market. Service quality is guaranteed, thanks to a particular focus on flexibility. Charterhouse was the first international search and selection business to establish Dubai as its base. The growth in the Middle East region has been mirrored by Charterhouse globally, with offices now in Abu Dhabi, Qatar, Hong Kong, Singapore, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney.