Account Executive/Manager

£30,000 - £40,000 great bens, Tax Free, Gym, Healthcare, Flights, 29 days holidays
03 Jan 2013
03 Feb 2013
B2B, FMCG, Retail
Contract Type
Full Time

 Are you looking to escape the awful English weather and swap it for sun and  a tax free salary? Of course you do, who wouldn't . Well here is your chance if you are an senior account executive or a junior account manager, we are looking for a fantastic agency that are really doing well in the middle east. Based in three countries in region and growing fast. They are an integrated agency and they require a specific person with a great can do attitude.

Needed skills


•     Currently an Account Executive or Junior Account Manager


•     Good general education


•     At least two year's agency experience in a good integrated agency in UK, Europe or another developed market (if from UK, then she/he needs to demonstrate some international knowledge/perspective like extensive travel, gap year, etc. — we don't want someone who thinks we all ride camels here and will take too long to adjust


•     Strong integrated skills: our focus is PR, experiential branding and digital; with some collateral and advertising, corporate films, ...


•     Personality that can sell us a company; and can help guide the work; and can work collaboratively with our clients who have a wide range of competencies from nought to a lot...


•     Needs to fit in with a Jordanian, Iranian, Indian, Sri Lankan, Pakistani, Philippine, Kenyan, Polish, Swedish, British mash-up of people at in the agency and in the region


•     Will assist a competent Senior Account Manager one or max two days a week in Abu Dhabi on a large tourism/real-estate account and will fill for him when he is away


•     Main focus is based in Dubai and managing some existing business and a good deal of new business that spans Dubai and Abu Dhabi, and helping pitches in Oman and Qatar


•     Our clients are in tourism, healthcare, food, financial, energy, museums, airlines, government, charity, metals industry, ports, ... we currently have international projects in Japan, UK, Tunisia, USA, Russia, ...


•     Package is 22 working days annual leave with price of return air fare to home airport annually, plus another 7 working days discretionary leave (so around 6 weeks total); annual gym membership reimbursement at Fitness First or Gold's Gym; dental and medical cover worldwide excl. North America; salary is US$ 3,000 - 3,500 and fully tax free


•     First interview in the UK; we will pay return travel and accommodation to the second interview in Dubai and all visa fees and travel to here once appointed


•     We can offer help with finding accommodation and will provide something for the first 2 to 3 weeks when she/he starts


•     Start date ASAP in Q1


•     Career path at the agency is practically unlimited as we are expanding and can offer great personal growth potential in Dubai or another office