PR & Communications Manager - The Luxury Closet
JOBLUX - Dubai , United Arab Emirates
This is an unique opportunity for an intelligent, forward thinking individual to lead PR & Communications for The Luxury Closet, and help us build the region's largest luxury marketplace.
Do you love luxury brands? Can you create a solid external communication strategy to accelerate an E-commerce business? Do you want to join an established and well-funded fashion start-up to create lasting business value? If yes, then The Luxury Closet is the perfect place for you!Directly reporting to the CMO, you will be a leading component of our international marketing team, a team that gathers top specialists in different fields. In this role, you will lead and execute all forms of external communications addressing traditional media, digital media and Social Media influencers. You will be responsible for spreading The Luxury Closet story around, and increase brand consideration among our main target audience.
- Shape and execute effective media engagement campaigns to support our strategic goals
- Identify media hooks, developing the related content and managing successful media sell-ins
- Manage a wide network of relevant journalists and influencers
- Establish a calendar of activities with clear objectives, measurable outcomes and deadlines
- Draft a range of materials such as press releases, opinion articles, reports and others
- Create and deliver a Corporate PR / Social Media strategy
- Analyze key metrics / indicators to evaluate the impact of our communications efforts
- You have a deep interested and expertise on PR and communications (at least 3 years of relevant experience - agency side or in-house)
- You have an excellent communication skills, and you are comfortable dealing with journalists, influencers and stakeholders
- You like working autonomously and being trusted to prioritise your own work
- You think strategically and plan effectively to ensure you deliver
- You enjoy building relationships and you have solid connections within the GCC fashion media landscape
- You are a fashion-addict, with a sincere love for Luxury brands
- Ideally, you speak Arabic and are born & raised in UAE, KSA or Kuwait (strong plus)
The Luxury Closet is the leading online market place for luxury and fashion products in the Middle East. We are a rapidly growing startup funded by top regional VC firms. We offer a great environment where you will be challenged, collaborate on great ideas and tasked with producing consistently great work.We were ranked as the Top 100 Startups Globally by Red Herring in 2016 and Top 4 Startups in UAE by Forbes Magazine.