External Communications Executive

£22,000 – £27,000 (Tax Free)
02 Mar 2012
02 Apr 2012
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
Contract Type
Full Time



A fabulous opportunity for an ambitious external communications executive to take their career to the next level within a global retail brand. Well versed in the fundamentals of PR, this role will stretch and develop you. Working in Kuwait you will have the opportunity to live and breathe a new culture as you work alongside up to 80 nationalities and be part of an ever growing franchise brand.


Our Ideal Candidate

To be an ideal candidate I’m looking for someone with a proven track record in delivering substantial PR support. You’ll ideally be from retail, or have worked within a UK household brand. You will understand the importance of branding and target audience as well as how to build your network and relationships with industry influencers. You’ll be highly articulate and ideally bilingual in Arabic though this is not essential. You will be confident pitching stories, event management and press releases, able to capture the press with innovative communication and launches. You’ll have an eye for detail, take on brand champion across a wide portfolio and have a collaborative nature. If you’d like to experience a multicultural environment, be at the cutting edge of this ever growing franchise brand then apply today! You’ll get to work within a family organisation and earn tax free!


Client Profile

This is a major international family owned business with a wide variety of major retail franchises operating throughout the Middle-East, Russia, Turkey, Eastern Europe and now the United Kingdom. With the family influence still very present in the organisation it is important that candidates have strong personalities and enjoy working in a process driven organisation. This is a super business for a retail passionate marketer to join and a super opportunity to experience different brands and cultures. Whilst all roles will the client will be based in Kuwait, your responsibilities will span territories throughout the Middle East.


Tarsh Lazare is committed to finding the right roles for talented candidates. We are a leading name in marketing recruitment and have significant marketing recruitment experience working with brand management, communications, category management and insight / research specialists. If you would like to discuss this role, or any other roles that might be suitable, please e-mail or call one of the team now on 020 7566 9890.