Business Director Jobs In Dubai 2023 | Leo Burnett

Leo Burnett


  • Maintaining a positive attitude even when under pressure: Above all, attitude before aptitude.
  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing or other related field
  • 12-15 years experience in related field (GAD / Sr AD/ Operations Lead), ideally with experience in the FMCG vertical
  • Strong leadership, project management, and communication skills to be able to engage with multiple stakeholders to drive delivery of projects
  • Displays critical thinking and ability to challenge internal and external outputs
  • Produces insightful, innovative and clearly articulated presentations
  • Proven people management experience
  • Evidence of being solution driven and innovative with how they drive performance and delivery
  • Comms Planning experience in a digital (service) environment or with FMCG (a plus but not essential)
  • Experience in video production, able to supervise process from concept to execution with agency and 3rd party partners

Job Responsibilities:

  • Drive client partnership with strategic influence and intent, whilst being the focal point for day to day client interaction, campaign planning and service delivery.
  • Build strong client relationships to understand the needs and requirements in order to proactively support the day-to-day delivery of projects
  • Understand the client’s initiatives and partner with them to identify their business needs
  • Take initiative to spot new business opportunities for the client
  • Confidently manage multiple clients and internal stakeholders
  • Contribute to the strategic blueprint on the client’s business in collaboration with the data and strategy team
  • Be a strong presenter, reporting monthly key learnings.
  • Perform well in a matrix setup.
  • Work hand in hand with our in-house design team to create best in class content as well as actively sourcing new opportunities.
  • Able to lead a team effectively.
  • Lead coordination tasks, managed by the account managers /exec who need to be briefed around key campaigns and deliverables.
  • Ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment while ensuring high standard of work
  • Overseeing finance management and reporting
  • Foster relationships within the team & encourages 360 collaboration
  • Develop junior members of the team
  • Help to drive Power of One integration within the business

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