Business Development & Marketing Specialist - Dubai

  • Job Reference: 1324
  • Date Posted: 9 January 2018
  • Recruiter: Ryder Reid Legal
  • Location: Dubai
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Marketing / Business Development
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Fantastic opportunity to work for in the Dubai office of a highly respected US law firm! Our client is looking for a Business Development & Marketing Specialist to play a key part in the development and implementation of the firm's strategic business development and marketing initiatives. Reporting to the EMEA BD & Marketing Director and the Dubai Managing Partner, key responsibilities for the Business Development & Marketing Specialist will include:

  • Actively participating in the implementation of BD and marketing strategies for the Dubai office and practice groups
  • Identifying BD and marketing opportunities
  • Preparing pitches/proposals including compiling materials
  • Developing internal and external marketing and communications materials
  • Planning and managing events
  • Developing relationships with local media contacts to raise the profile of the office

The ideal candidate for the Business Development & Marketing Specialist position will have solid relevant experience in a legal Marketing role. Preferably you will already be working in the UAE, although our client may consider those wishing to relocate. You will have the ability to implement strategic plans, strong communication skills, and be highly motivated. You must be able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines, and have a positive professional attitude.