IDB2410 - Lead Marketing Specialist

Business Unit: President Complex
Division: Not Applicable
Department: Marketing and Communications Department
Country: Saudi Arabia
Location: Saudi Arabia - Jeddah
Closing date: 19-Feb-2020

Job Role:

Plan and deliver strategic marketing campaigns to promote and enhance awareness of IsDB.

Key Accountabilities:

 Responsible for planning and delivering IsDB’s strategic marketing campaigns. 
 Responsible for overseeing the delivery of creative and strategic campaigns to promote IsDB brand to key stakeholders
 Responsible for production of marketing materials for live events, external communications materials, internal communications materials, digital website and social channels, and physical signage in offices
 Responsible for maintaining and protecting brand identity across all IsDB platforms and channels
 Collaborate with colleagues across the IsDB and the wider marketing division to deliver fully-integrated campaigns
 Become a trusted adviser to senior colleagues and IsDB leadership on strategic marketing initiatives
 Manage internal stakeholders to ensure marketing activity supports the specific needs of the bank, including regional hubs
 Support the Marketing Manager in fostering a high-performing team culture

Job Requirements:

Academic qualifications
• Master’s degree in Marketing, Business Administration, Communications, or related fields

Languages
• English (Mandatory)
• Arabic (Mandatory)
• French (Preferred)

Minimum number of years and nature of experience
• 10+ years of relevant experience in managing events, providing lead advice on events themes, directing discussions and providing meaningful synthesis for the event outcome.

Job specific competencies
• Results-driven with strong track record in leading high profile above the line and below the line campaigns 
• Effective stakeholder management and understanding of internal team processes
• Confident project manager with the ability to run projects to budget and to deadline
• Lateral thinker with ability to see the bigger picture and harness all the tools in the marketing mix
• Strong attention to detail and quality control
• Outstanding communications skills and interpersonal skills
• Keen interest in global development

 

Location:

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia Headquarter

Hours of work:

40 hours a week