Marketing Manager - Multinational FMCG - Middle East

Dubai Permanent
  • Managing the marketing function across Middle East
  • Reporting to the GM and the global marketing team

About Our Client

Multinational F&B FMCG company. Exciting period for the business growing it's portfolio in the region.

Job Description

Reporting to the GM and dotted line to the VP of Global Marketing, this person will;

  • Partner with the commercial team and key distributors to drive brand plans and on ground execution across the Middle East
  • Develop and lead implementation of activation plans related to promotions, channel specific communication plans and to an extent category management
  • Work with the global team on what skus need to be launched or re branded in the region according to market specific needs and trends
  • Manage an annual marketing calendar created in tandem with the commercial team and working with distributors on executing the plans
  • Agency management

The Successful Applicant

To apply for this role, it is necessary to have the following experience;

  • Atleast 6 years of FMCG commercial brand marketing/shopper marketing experience in the Middle East ideally in GCC and Levant
  • Strong preference for someone who has managed F&B FMCG brands, must have FMCG experience
  • Experience working in an autonomous environment/must have the entrepreneurial capabilities to lead marketing across the region in a standalone role
  • Blend of commercial marketing/brand management, shopper/trade marketing experience
  • Experience dealing with distributors
  • Must be an Arabic speaker

What's on Offer

AED 30,000 - AED 33,000 per/m + Bonus, Medical, Flights

Contact
Ali Nomani
Quote job ref
JN-112020-1556936

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Ali Nomani
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JN-112020-1556936