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General Manager – Entertainment & Leisure


Dubai, UAE

Ref: GP186-4508

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Charterhouse is working with an investment company who are launching two major entertainment projects in September 2019 in Dubai. Our client is looking to hire a General Manager to work closely with the Operations Manager, who will report directly into the Managing Partner.

You will be required to provide leadership and management to the team, develop and implement business strategies, grow the business by increasing marketing and sales activities, motivate and lead a high-performance management team and recruit / retain staff. There is an annual flight ticket included as well as medical insurance and you will be based in their office in JLT.


The successful candidate should be a Degree holder and should be available to start within one month’s notice. You should have minimum experience of 8 years, working within a similar industry along with a proven track record of managing a team(s). You should be willing to work full time from Sunday – Thursday. Candidates from the entertainment / leisure or retail industry are preferred.

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.

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General Manager salaries in UAE

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AED 35,000

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