Job Description


Free placement

Retail Marketing Executive

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Job id: 253397

06 Dec 2018

Job Location

Dubai, United Arab Emirates


3 to 6 years

Qualification Level


Job Function

Marketing / MR


Marketing, convincing skills

Jobseeker Nationality

Jobseekers from any country

Job Summary

Manage the forward planning cycle ensuring that any given point in time we have a clear visibility of pipeline of work by brand/promotion/range change.
Project manage end to end production of POS items from working with commercial to create a clear brief, developing print campaigns, briefing the studio and managing through landing in store.
Work closely with the studio to ensure work is effectively prioritized and completed; working closely with the brand team to ensure all POS created is on brand.
Budgeting – raising PO’s and tracking all spend for the range team.
Ensure that all briefs are accurate and complete, and all specific items are correctly coded and collation briefs are approved before the briefs are passed to the studio.
Ensure that all campaigns and individual artworks adhere to the relevant brand guidelines and templates provided, to ensure that we provide our customers with clear, consistent and customer centric communications to aid their shopping experience to support the Customer Plan.
Consistently manage expectations with our stakeholders by providing structured critical paths along with written status updates.
Ensure that all artworks have been technically approved prior to being sent to print / publication
Develop the activation of the marketing plan in store
Develop the new store openings plan and drive subsequent implementation; launch program, analysis and on-going marketing support
Actively communicate and control retail offers and brand messages in store, internally and to external agencies, ensuring integration across all customer touch points
Plan and executive seasonal campaigns and product launches to raise awareness for key product areas
Striking a positive balance of strong creative judgment and continual focus on process improvement, including results analysis of campaigns and store performance
Develop innovative B2B campaigns and promotions to drive brand awareness and market share
Work with the commercial team to create and deliver promotional literature
Maintaining website with up to date prices and products whilst engaging with the marketing plans to ensure the web strategy is delivered
Liaise with marketing agency: Digital marketing, design, PR & website
Manage admin of organisation and development for any Trade Shows or Events
Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

Excellent project management skills and the ability to multitask proficiently
Strong communication skills with the ability to raise issues to line manager
Ability to interrogate briefs to ensure all detail required is obtained
Ability to write clear, insightful and motivating briefs
Basic copy writing and proof reading skills
Commercial marketing experience
B2B marketing experience
Analytics & Microsoft Excel skills
Strong influencing & negotiating skills
Must be able to drive

Company Profile

Excelsior is a bespoke HR and recruitment consultancy, specialising in the Security, Facilities Management, Education, Hospitality, Healthcare and Automotive sectors. Excelsior provides a high quality, reliable and affordable solution to companies in these sectors. We are assisting companies across the Middle East, North Africa and Asia to find the best talent.

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