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Director of Marketing & Communications

posted November 24, 2019

Waldorf Astoria Dubai International Financial Centre
Dubai, Financial Centre, United Arab Emirates
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Description

A Director of Marketing and Communications for the Waldorf Astoria Dubai International Financial Centre is responsible for the overall marketing and creative services, public relations, advertisement and digital marketing.


What will I be doing?


As Director of Marketing and Communications for the Waldorf Astoria Dubai International Financial Centre, you will be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Deliver creative service as requested by all departments, including sales, marketing, owner services and contracts, while staying aligned with the most updated brand guidelines and legal requirements
  • Plan and execute print/web/online collateral and marketing strategies
  • Communicate/negotiate with vendors
  • Create and execute a strategic and comprehensive advertising and public relations plan, including media planning as well as creative/visuals
  • Communicate with other managers/divisions to create and execute effective advertising and public relations plans
  • Plan and execute press releases, press conferences, press briefings, press tours, and overall press relations
  • Make the timeshare owners' newsletter (quarterly) as well as internal communications materials


Requirements

What are we looking for?


A Director of Marketing and Communications for the Waldorf Astoria Dubai International Financial Centre is always working on behalf of our Guests and working with other Team Members. To successfully fill this role, you should maintain the attitude, behaviours, skills, and values that follow:

  • Minimum of 2 years experience in similar role
  • Positive attitude and excellent communication skills
  • Commitment to delivering a high level of customer service
  • Strong Public Relations and Communications background
  • Strong leadership skills, whereas it is evident that you can effectively manage and motivate a team to perform beyond expectations
  • Strong analytical skills so to understand key business indicators and competitive trends and develop approaches to these challenges
  • Excellent organisational and planning skills
  • Excellent grooming standards

It would be advantageous in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions:

  • Experience and knowledge of UAE market
  • Experience within the luxury hospitality
  • Degree-level qualification in a relevant field


What will it be like to work for Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts?



Waldorf Astoria provides guests the exceptional environment and the personalised attention of True Waldorf Service that creates a singular experience. If you understand the value of personalised attention and know how to treat even the most extraordinarily different experiences with the same rich level of customer service, you may just be the person we are looking for!



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Waldorf Astoria Dubai International Financial Centre


Dubai, Financial Centre
United Arab Emirates

247 Room Hotel

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Hilton Worldwide has announced it is to open a Waldorf Astoria hotel in the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC).

A management agreement has been signed with Ward Holdings for the property, which is expected to start welcoming guests in Autumn 2017.

Waldorf Astoria Dubai International Financial Centre will feature 247 guest rooms, as well as a range of upscale dining options, spa and wellness facilities.