The foundation of Al-Futtaim’s retail network was established in the early 1990s with the launch of the internationally renowned and popular IKEA, Marks & Spencer, Toys R Us and ACE franchises in the UAE.
Representing some of the world’s most popular international brands, Al-Futtaim’s retail network extends throughout the UAE, GCC and North Africa and has a significant presence in Singapore and Malaysia following the acquisition of The Robinson Group in 2008.
In 2012, Al-Futtaim acquired a shareholding in Royal Sporting House, which is active in distribution, direct retail stores and shop-in-shops. The Singapore-based fashion, sports and lifestyle retail giant has 600 stores and many additional points of sale are spread around the world with over 399 in South East Asia, over 74 in the Middle East and over 126 in the South Pacific region.
837 stores in 18 countries
Occupies 5.6 million sq. ft. of retail space
Serves 30 million customers each year
About the Position
As a result of continuous success and expansion, we are a looking for a Marketing Manager for our Retail Divisional Office in Cairo, Egypt. The role will be responsible for setting up strategic marketing plans, in addition to developing, implementing and preserving marketing strategies to achieve the company's objectives.
Candidates applying to this position will have a degree in Business Management or in a related discipline. In addition, preferably a post degree qualification, with a specialisation in Marketing or Mass Communication.
At least 6 years of working experience in Marketing. Previous Media Relations and Retail experience is a plus. Strong exposure to Media Sources is essential for this position.