Job description / Role
Charterhouse is working with a top tier US law firm who is looking to hire a Business Development Coordinator / Executive in Dubai. You will be working alongside an experienced BD Manager who is willing to mentor and train the right person. You will also work closely with the global BD team on all BD / Marketing tasks in an attempt to win new business and promote the firm.
The role will be varied, but there will be an emphasis on preparing business proposals and pitches, working closely with the Partners. Additionally, there will be other duties such as designing/creating marketing materials, directory submissions, event management, press and media communication as well as social media posts, website content and general admin tasks.
The successful candidate should have a minimum of 2 years business development / marketing experience from within the professional services sector (ideally a law firm). The right attitude is very important, training can be provided, but willingness to work hard (sometimes long hours) and ability to think outside the box is essential. You should have excellent writing ability, ideally proven by being Degree educated.
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.