Job title: National_Marketing Assistant | IKEA | Service Office | Jebel Ali – Dubai
Job description: About Al-Futtaim Private Company LLC No two days are the same at Al-Futtaim, no matter what role you play. Our work is driven by the desire to make a difference and have a meaningful impact with the goal of enriching everyday life. Take our conversation about Al-Futtaim Private Company LLC No two days are the same at Al-Futtaim, no matter what role you play. Our work is driven by the desire to make a difference and have a meaningful impact with the goal of enriching everyday life. Take our engaging and supportive work environment and link it to a corporate culture that recognizes and rewards quality performance, and what do you get? The chance to push the limits every day. As a humble family business that began on the shores of Dubai Creek in the 1930s, Al-Futtaim has expanded to a presence in 31 countries, a portfolio of more than 200 businesses and 42,000 employees. You’ll find us in industries ranging from automotive and retail, to finance and real estate, and people connected with international names like Lexus, Ikea and Adidas. Our team is proudly multicultural and multinational because this kind of diverse representation gives us the global mindset to grow and have an impact on the people, markets and trends around us. About Al-Futtaim IKEA GROWS TOGETHER … We are a value-driven business with a passion for life at home. Our vision is to create a better daily life for the many people. Al-Futtaim IKEA owns the franchise rights for IKEA in Egypt, Oman, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates. About you You want to lead, inspire and build a strong team. You have excellent oral communication skills with the ability to communicate clearly, effectively and appropriately with others at all levels. You have the ability to juggle multiple projects effectively at the same time. You want to create a better life for many people in their homes. In addition, we believe you have the following knowledge, abilities and motivation: Live and share the IKEA values every day 2 to 3 years digital marketing experience in a specialist role, ideally from the retail in the GCC region Extensive experience in digital marketing and support digital marketing agenda, loyalty / crm marketing Strong experience in finance and budget management, knowledge of consumer behavior to develop effective communication and media communication and marketing techniques Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate clearly, effectively and appropriately with others, at all levels self-sufficient professional with great attention to detail Proven digital passion, experience and success Team player with a positive, constructive attitude. Customer-oriented and commercial awareness of the role We are looking for a successful and enthusiastic marketing specialist to join our IKEA family. You are responsible for delivering the IKEA Family Loyalty Program. Communicate the vision, mission and values of the organization to ensure business compliance, support the overall marketing function in developing long-term marketing strategy and a one-year marketing plan for each area separately. Work with third parties to deliver results that position the IKEA brand as a market leader. You are responsible for assisting the GCC Marketing Manager to: – Increase awareness and emotional characteristics of the IKEA brand through various advertising campaigns for the IKEA Brand & Concept – Achieve the required visitor volumes for optimal sales goals by assisting with day-to-day operations – increases the presence of IKEA in the daily life cycle of target consumers through PR, at shopping events and commercial activities. organizational skills and a clear vision of the marketing and business objectives are required. Being an excellent communicator is essential for this role. You must ensure that all documents and requirements are organized and updated in a timely manner. Key Specific Liabilities: Strategy, Planning, and Implementation Assist the marketing manager to create long-term marketing strategies, as well as the opening strategies for the existing and new stores in the covered areas. Assist the marketing manager to carry out the calendar activities and ensure that the strategic priorities in the campaigns are reflected. Liaises with a range of products and products, as well as coordinates daily work with other departments. Fluent and consistent internal communication by informing all related parties (stores and other departments) about the marketing support and plans before starting the activity. Market research and surveys Assist and carry out the instructions of the marketing manager for all covered areas for market research needs based on the regional marketing strategy. Coordinate with contracted research firms to assess the brand position and to ensure the placement of the brand against a set benchmark. Do market analysis to help you understand our target demographics, to help the marketing team with business planning and new area penetration plans. Gather insights and latest trends. Conduct and collect post-campaign analysis on the ground in each store to measure the effectiveness of the marketing and media campaign, leading to important takeaways for future planning. Administrative work and budget Gather marketing team agendas and travel plans to create a concise overview of team availability. Ensure that all commercial permits for shops are issued in a timely manner at the relevant government organization and that all historical invoices and financial documents are kept. Help budget all markets by keeping an up-to-date file on media costs, media efficiency and keeping track of all invoices at the department. Follow the group policy while registering new suppliers and issuing purchase orders and ensuring that the necessary approval is received according to the fourth policy and guidelines. Projects To provide maximum assistance to the marketing manager on all new projects by performing the necessary tasks and ensuring that the required parties are communicated in a timely manner. Actively contribute with ideas and suggestions and liaise with all necessary departments (internal and external) Facilitate required documents and permits for internal projects and support the process of pass-outs, pass-ins and all required internal documents for the purchase of internal furniture for the purpose of content production. PR, events and corporate communications Support the PR agenda by ensuring that PR spending is generated to support the focus and strategy of the product range. Translation and proofreading of required PR issues and their release to the PR agency. The acquisition and organization of gift promotions with the aim of increasing word of mouth about IKEA products through influencers / bloggers / media channels, leading to a greater buying intent. Acquiring and organizing team events and required gifts for corporate meetings and anniversaries. To ensure that IKEA offers and events are communicated regularly (weekly or monthly) depending on the occasion or offer to the corporate retail office and corporate communications team – aimed at ensuring the transparency of the corporation and the alignment between different teams to increase. Local Market Support and Reporting Connect fluently with the IKEA SO marketing team and partner centers with the full consent of the local store marketing management teams. Collect reports on visits, trends, events and calendars of different shopping malls and communities in which IKEA operates. Collect and report the said reports in a unified format that must be reported to the head of marketing and the SO management team. The provision of local and commercial business directions and requirements for PMAs is communicated and followed up with the responsible store marketing. Regularly adapt to the marketing person of the local store and discuss the local priorities, ideas and execution of each market. The organization of these ideas and requirements should be taken to the marketing SO teams to provide adequate support. A few more things that interest you? Then join us on a rewarding career journey! We’re here to provide excellent service, but a little help from you can ensure a five-star candidate experience from start to finish. ‘Apply’ before you click: read the job description carefully to ensure that you can confidently demonstrate why this opportunity is best for you, and take the time to compile a well-made and personal CV to further your visibility to strengthen. 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Job date: Tue, 24 Aug 2021 22:36:55 GMT
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Job title: National_Marketing Assistant | IKEA | Service Office | Jebel Ali – Dubai