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Can you leap tall barriers and have the strength of steel? Do you have the sort of x-ray vision that can explain the story behind the numbers? Can you review figures and turn it into information we all understand? And lastly, can you communicate well across all levels of the business to a diverse and fun team of people? If this sounds like you, you may be the super hero we are looking for.
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 Finance
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