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Director of Event Operations

  • Full Time
  • Dubai, UAE
  • Posted 1 year ago
  • TBC
  • Closes April 27, 2018
  • This position has been filled.

Dubai Arena

Want to work for a fantastic company with great people, great gigs and be a part of creating memorable events for Dubai? Do you have unlimited energy and a unique point of difference that makes you stand out from the crowd? If you’ve answered yes, then we want to hear from you.

An exciting opportunity exists to join our world class team at the Dubai Arena. Owned by Meraas and managed by international venue operator AEG Ogden, the 17,000-cap fully enclosed Dubai Arena will be home to major concerts, sporting, entertainment events and much more when open in 2019.

Located in the dynamic urban precinct of City Walk, the Dubai Arena will revolutionize the delivery, scale, diversity and definition of excellence in entertainment with the UAE.

Director of Event Operations

Reporting directly to the VP of Events & Programming, you will be responsible for the smooth execution of events from beginning to end. You will have a minimum of three to five years’ experience in a similar role and previous pre-opening expertise would be a decided advantage.

Duties and responsibilities will involve developing and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders, participating in strategic planning & preparing operational budgets, working towards numerous deadlines & managing multiple projects at a time, providing strong leadership, mentoring and coaching and last but not least, ensuring all events go off without a hitch.

Interested applicants who meet the above requirements are requested to send a cover letter and updated CV.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted and sent the Position Description.

Position vacant closes Thursday 22 March 2018