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Are you looking for flexible comms role that truly makes a difference in the world? Our client is a humanitarian organisation based in Dubai currently seeking an enthusiastic and experienced individual in the position of Marketing & Communications Manager. They are a purpose-driven company, supplying shelter solutions, core relief items, multipurpose tents and, mobile storage units to UN agencies, NGOs and international organizations worldwide.
To join this forward-thinking, flexible team, we'd like to see the following:
Educated to degree level and evidence of further study and/or additional qualifications in marketing and/or communications
At least 8 years experience of marketing and communications with a brand or brands of reputable standing
A thorough understanding of effectively building the optimum marketing communications mix, including digital and social media channels
The ability to develop content, both written contributions as well as multimedia productions
Has a good understanding of corporate social responsibility practices and the ability to translate this strategy into valuable actions and partnerships
A track record of proven delivery, demonstrating both creative, strategic and analytical skills
The ability to manage projects with two or more stakeholders using a collaborative and professional approach and to operate well under pressure
The ability to work independently and take decisions but know when to seek guidance and deliver to deadlines
Experience in managing budgets and maximizing their effectiveness
Excellent communication (verbal and written) skills, highly organized and detail-oriented
Must be able to develop and articulate succinct business rationale supporting recommendations
Fluent written and spoken English native speaker preferred.
The Marketing & Communications Manager is responsible for planning, developing and implementing the marketing communications strategy, building the corporate and product brand/s and engaging clients. Here's what you'll be doing on a day to day basis:
Marketing and Communications
Develop overall marketing, PR and communication strategy and ensure its proper planning and execution
Ensure alignment of the department s strategy and goals with the overall business objectives
Ensure NRS Relief communicates consistently, accurately, professionally and in accordance with its core values and mission to all its stakeholders
Ensure the management of marketing and communications programs, brand image, and product launches
Manage all internal and external events with clients and/or employees.
Strengthen the reputation and increase awareness with all stakeholders
Lead and coordinate public relations and press announcements by NRS Relief with business partners and clients.
Sustainability and Data analysis
Drives the Corporate Social Responsibility strategy
Is responsible for the reporting on and analyzing our sustainability performance
Implementing sustainability initiatives and partnerships that enhance our performance across these spheres
Conduct risk analyses and feasibility studies of prospective markets and ventures
Identify and form partnerships
Manage the company s engagement with UN Global Compact and other CSR networks.
Ensure that all members of the marketing & communications team have clear roles, responsibilities, and goals
Manage departmental performance and competencies; including staff development and recruiting
Establish the Marketing & Communications budget to ensure appropriate and effective spend and report on its effectiveness
Ensure departmental SOPs are established and followed
Participate as required in corporate governance structures
Establish performance benchmarks and metrics system for the department.