Head of Operations

Location Dubai
Job type: Permanent
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 AED
Contact name: Jane Wilson

Contact email: jane.talent@esmosrecruitment.com
Job ref: 32598
Published: 3 months ago

As a Head of Operations, your responsibility is to coordinate and work in close partnership with the Project teams and inter-departmental teams to plan, direct and manage the logistics & operations of the exhibitions organised to achieve department financial & operational targets.

 Key Job Responsibilities

  • Develop, direct and monitor the operations’ planning and execution of exhibitions.

  • Create and devise innovative, cost-efficient and time solutions and alternatives to operational deliverables

  • Provide leadership, support, coaching, training and direction to the operations team

  • On-site halls management throughout each exhibition, ensuring smooth running of the show

  • Follow & implement the Policies & Procedures, and Implement duties in line with the Quality standards, Security and Health & Safety requirements.


  • 8+ years experience in Exhibition Operations.

  • Proven leadership experience and capabilities

  • Problem-solving skills

  • Works well under pressure

  • Superior written and verbal communication skills

  • Interpersonal, relationship management and networking skills

  • Planning/time management/self-organization and self-discipline

  • Initiative - proactive and able to work independently

  • Able to work with others and in a team