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An international sports marketing and communications agency is looking for a Director to head up their new operation in Doha, Qatar.
The successful candidate will have overall responsibility of the office in Qatar, with a direct impact on the growth of the business in the Middle East.
• Oversee all operational and strategic delivery of Qatar office
• Responsible for overall leadership of Qatar and part of the management board for the region
• Involvement in winning new business and working with other offices in the UAE & GCC region to identify areas of growth
• Forge strong working relationships with senior clients
• Manage and build a strong team within the Qatar office
• Management of the budget, revenue and P&L
The ideal candidate will have the following:
• 10+ years business experience to draw upon
• Strategic thinking and executing of business plan
• High level of industry knowledge around Sports Marketing and Communications
• Knowledge of Qatar and the wider regions in relation to the Sports industry
• Proven ability to establish and grow excellent relationships with key stake holders
• Strong presentation skills and ability to facilitate meetings