Senior Director of Marketing & Communications

Location Dubai
Discipline: Marketing
Job type: Permanent
Salary: 420000
Contact name: Mark Benaicha

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Job ref: 32946
Published: 25 days ago


Our client, a leading sports and events marketing agency in Dubai, is seeking a Senior Director for its Marketing and communications function to lead a team and manage client deliverables from conception to optimisation.


  • Lead the marketing & communications team to deliver impactful campaigns.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams including PR, digital, social media, and creative.
  • Manage client delivery across a diverse event and project portfolio.
  • Develop marketing strategies aligned with client objectives.
  • Oversee marketing and PR strategies to maximize exposure and drive brand awareness.
  • Provide strategic direction to ensure alignment of marketing plans.
  • Develop long-term brand architectures and positioning.
  • Leverage relationships with media partners and stakeholders.
  • Monitor campaign performance and optimize as needed.
  • Lead on-site event implementation.
  • Foster a creative and innovative team environment.
  • Collaborate with the Managing Partner on team and resource optimization.
  • Support business development and identify new opportunities.




  • 15+ years of marketing and communications leadership experience, ideally in sports or entertainment.
  • Proven success in implementing integrated campaigns aligned with goals.
  • Deep understanding of marketing trends, including digital, social, and PR best practices.
  • Proactive in identifying opportunities and solutions for enhanced results.
  • Proficient in developing comprehensive event marketing campaigns.
  • Strong team leadership, fostering growth and skill enhancement.
  • Visionary in leveraging traditional and innovative marketing tactics.
  • Superior leadership skills with the ability to influence and engage teams.