Dragonfly Recruitment are working in partnership with a leading exhibition organiser to appoint an Event Director to their Dubai office, to lead the business development and event management of one of their trade shows.
It's a sales led role with full P&L management plus responsibility for sales strategy, financial performance, people management and operational direction. You will be leading relationships with sponsors and key clients, and be proactively seeking new partners. We are looking for someone who can successfully run a large scale event whilst seeking new revenue streams and opportunities for growth.
We are looking for someone with strong leadership skills who will inspire the events team and engage senior clients. The role needs a real people person. Someone who clients enjoy dealing with and people want to work for.
Our client is a very successful media events and media business who operate on a global scale. They offer a very competitive basic salary, good commission structure (all tax free), health care and a relocation package for candidates outside the UAE.