Job title: Strategist
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Advertising
Functional Expertise: Events
Salary from: 21,000.00 AED
Salary to: 24,000.00 AED
Location: Dubai
Job published: 15/03/2024
Job ID: 38280
Contact name: Lynn Finger

Job Description

Title: Strategist - Middle East (Dubai Office)

Reports to: Head of Strategy -  Middle East

Location: Dubai


We are a leading design and event partner specializing in transformative projects for nations and brands in the Middle East. Our work ranges from designing entertainment destinations to launching new brands and hosting exclusive VIP events. We are seeking a Strategist to join our dynamic team in Dubai, where you will play a key role in our Strategy Department.




  • Develop creative strategies for event projects and pitches, including research, ideation, and content development.
  • Contribute to more complex strategic projects for destinations and consulting for clients in various sectors such as entertainment, tourism, leisure, and hospitality.
  • Conduct research for consulting and destination projects, including benchmarking, trend analysis, and consumer research.
  • Assist in creating documentation and content for the Strategy Department.
  • Support marketing activities by providing content, insights, and analysis of industry trends and local events.
  • Collaborate with the Senior Director to develop strategic narratives and experience blueprints.
  • Present key deliverables to clients.


Experience and Skills Required:


  • Minimum of 3 years of experience as a Strategist in marketing and/or events agencies.
  • Fluent in Arabic and English, both written and spoken.
  • Degree-level education required.
  • Strong writing, research, and presentation skills.
  • Flexibility, agility, and eagerness to learn quickly are essential qualities.
  • Must be able to work in Dubai and travel within the region, including Qatar, KSA, and other GCC nations.


What We Can Offer You:


  • Opportunity to work on innovative projects, including technology-led experiences and brand developments.
  • Collaborate with leading brands and entities in the region, gaining valuable experience and exposure.
  • Join a diverse team of passionate experts operating within a global network.
  • Access to learning and development opportunities to enhance your strategic skills.
  • Travel opportunities to exciting locations across the UAE and the region.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including paid time off, health insurance, and educational support.


Note: Candidates must be authorized to work in the UAE to apply.


Thank you for your application.  Only suitable candidates will be contacted.


Please note that by applying to this role, your profile will be searchable in our database.  Our Recruiters will contact you should another suitable role become available.