19 September 2014

Sobha Group requires - Head - Corporate Communications - Dubai

Sobha Group founded in 1976 by Mr. PNC Menon in Oman is today a highly diversified multi-billion global organization. The Group has established an impeccable reputation for superior quality and excellence in real estate development constitution and interiors in the Sultanate of Oman, UAE, Bahrain, Qatar, Brunei and India.

Sobha Group requires - Head - Corporate Communications - Dubai

Sobha Group, In Dubai, the Sobha Group has launched two major developments in the heart of the city, both within the largest upcoming master development - Mohammed Bin Rashid AJ Maktoum (MBRAM) City. Launched in 2013, MBRAM City - District One is a 50:50 JV between Sobha and Meydan Group, a mammoth development of mainly 1,500 ultra-luxury villas in a luxurious lush green landscape. Sobha Hartland, launched recently is a mixed use development on an 8 million square feet expanse of land comprising designer villas, apartments, hotels, retail space, schools etc.

We are now looking for:

Head - Corporate Communications (Dubai)

This is a crucial role in the senior management team with a mandate to develop and lead all communications and public relations strategies and activities. This includes all internal and external communications, as well as overall implementation of communication plans, initiatives and programs that will help advance the company's business and reputation. This is a highly visible leadership role leading a communications team and reporting directly to the Chairman.

-> Responsibilities

It includes driving the company's message to key constituents including the media, customers, employees, investors & key influencers; leading, developing and executing the company's communications strategy with a goal of increasing the positive visibility of company and regularly measuring & reporting on communications effectiveness to ensure that available resources are used prudently and cost-effectively. The candidate should also be able to strengthen the brand and manage the company's reputation. He / She should be highly proactive, capable of quickly responding to and acting on matters requiring urgent attention.

-> Eligibility

We are looking for a world class communications professional with a minimum of 15 years of relevant experience in heading the corporate communication function in well known public companies. The candidate should possess a degree in Engineering, along with a post graduate degree/diploma in Mass Communications, Journalism or Marketing. He/She should be a strong communicator, both written and oral, with an ability to use those skills to drive change, influence outcomes and gain the confidence of others.

-> How to apply?

We offer competitive salary and benefits with an excellent opportunity to grow in a fast paced organization. Suitable candidates may e-mail their resume on or before 27.09.2014 mentioning the position applied for in the subject line of the e-mail to jobs@sobha.com

For more information on the company, please visit -> Sobha Group -> Sobha-me