Job description / Role
NTS Group are currently working with a leading wellness/beauty/hospitality client who are seeking a Franchise Business Development Manager for this exciting and challenging role.
Based in the heart of Dubai, this position is responsible for leading and executing the companies franchise growth strategy (for multiple brands within the organisation) by building awareness and promoting the brands, while demonstrating strong ability to make sound decisions and exercise good judgement whilst constantly balancing multiple priorities in a fast paced entrepreneurial environment.
The role will involve identifying, reviewing and validating new development opportunities using current success criteria. Furthermore, you will be responsible for identifying and qualifying candidates through the franchise award process, providing prospective franchisees with product information, managing all franchise development agreements and manage on going relationships with the franchisees accountable. You will also be expected to provide direction to the franchise in area related to selecting real-estate locations, interpreting the companies policies & procedures, monitor the performance of the operations data and recommend solutions to improve the performance of each assigned franchise area.
To be successful, you will have a minimum of 5 years of leading business development experience within franchising as a Franchise Manager. You will be well versed in strategic planning, budgeting and project management, within the hospitality sector. You will have a large network and solid relationships within the industry which can be leveraged for the development of the companies franchises, with a minimum of 8-10 years within the hospitality (or wellness industry).
You will be able to demonstrate the understanding of the franchisor-franchisee relationship and have solid team management experience. Furthermore, you will offer excellent communication skills, superb networking & relationship building skills, as well as solid business development, business planning and budgeting experience.
About the Company
NTS Group is a leading specialist recruitment firm and experts at recruiting skilled, qualified and professional people in the Middle East.
Our promise is simple. To provide our clients and candidates an expert, professional and bespoke service whilst maintaining the highest levels of integrity and honesty.
NTS Group specialise within contingency, retained and search based recruitment campaigns across the following sectors;
Finance & Accountancy Professional Office Support Sales & Marketing Operations
To our clients, we understand people are your biggest asset and the future of your business. This is why we focus on understanding not only your technical requirements, but your culture, values and vision in order to find the right people for your business first time.
To our candidates, we believe in honesty, integrity and supporting you throughout the entire process. We listen to what you want and proactively go to market to assist you in finding your dream job.