ASPIRITI AUTOMOTIVE are the Middle East's longest and most established automotive recruitment specialists. As a major player in the market since 2002, Aspiriti's name is synonymous with top industry talent.
Specialties: Automotive Industry, Executive Search, Recruitment, Talent Acquisition, Human Capital Consulting, and Corporate and Group Office
United Arab Emirates
Public Relations Director (Saudi National)
Saudi Arabia • Posted 5 months ago
One of the largest family conglomerates in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is looking for an experienced Public Relations Director for their office based in Jeddah. You will be responsible for designing and implementing Public Relations strategies that cultivate the relationships with media, engage the target audience and boost brand awareness.
Ideal candidates must be a Saudi National with over 15 years of proven work experience as a Public Relations Director or similar role and must have excellent media relations background and strong media relationships.
•Develop and execute strategies to create and uphold a positive company image.
•Lead efforts to develop and implement internal and external Public Relations plans, which includes media relations and reputation management.
•Form relationships with various members of the media, government, and the public.
•Act as the businesses' representative during industry events and in charge of all external communication activities.
•Liaise with marketing management to ensure advertising campaigns are in line with the company's image and goals.
•Lead Public Relations team and monitor team members’ performance versus the set objectives.
•Maximize brand presence on various channels (e.g. web, TV and social media).
•Cultivate and maintain relationships with media and influential professionals.
•Arrange interviews and press releases to promote our company and its products/services.
•Research public opinion and communicate with the president and senior management to enhance the businesses' reputation in various communities.
•Lead the organizing of public relations events to increase awareness of our company.
•Manage sensitive issues to maintain the company’s good reputation.
•Deliver periodic reports to the president on public relations activities and campaigns’ results.
•Perform other responsibilities as assigned by the President.
Desired Candidate Description
•Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications, Journalism or relevant field
•Accreditation in public relations (APR) strongly preferred
•15+ years of Proven work experience as a Public Relations Director, Public Relations Manager or similar role
•Excellent media relations background and strong media relationships
•Fluency in English is a Must