The Economist is a leading source of analysis on international business and world affairs. We deliver our information through a range of formats, from newspapers and magazines to conferences and electronic services.
An opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and experienced marketing leader to join The Economist as a Marketing Manager. The successful candidate will be based out of our Dubai office and will be responsible for the strategic planning and delivery of cross-channel marketing campaigns to secure delegate attendance for our portfolio of Custom Events in the Middle East & Africa region.
The ideal addition to the team is a strategic thinker who can interpret data to make recommendations and has a proven track record of owning campaigns that attract, engage and retain audiences. The successful candidate will create and maintain budgets, be client-facing in a marketing planning, consultative and delivery capacity, as well as managing freelancers and other team members in the region as the business grows.
This is a rare opportunity to join an ambitious team who are truly customer-centric and committed to delivering the very best results for our clients. The portfolio has experienced unprecedented growth over the last 18 months, and a result we’re looking for a Marketing Manager who is eager to develop their skills and career fast.
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