I am a 28 year old communications professional currently living in Dubai, UAE. I love to travel and am always looking for new work opportunities that will take me to a different country.Locked Pro Plan feature
Dubai’s leading arts and culture organisation. Managing all communications for Alserkal Avenue and A4 community space, to promote and build the image of Alserkal Avenue, its Founder, the Director, and A4 Space. www.alserkalavenue.ae Responsibilities: • Ensure brand consistency across all communications. • Build, plan & execute all digital communications. • Identify and maintain effective relationships with key cultural, educational, touristic and governmental organisations, both local and international. • Manage workflow of Communications Executive and interns. • Manage press itineraries and trips to Alserkal Avenue. • Local and International PR liaison for press and PR agencies. • Plan & manage photography and videography services for events/projects. • Forecast and manage annual departmental budgets. • Identify/manage VIP and press guest lists for the Avenue’s special events locally and internationally. • Participate in and represent the Avenue at regular international arts events: The 56th Venice Biennale, Frieze London, Milan Expo, Art International Istanbul, Shubbak Festival London and Homeworks 7 in Beirut. • Facilitate and strengthen ties with VIPs and Diplomats within UAE. Key Achievements: • Implementing a new social media strategy for the Alserkal Avenue platform which increased followers and likes by 120%. • Facilitated 500+ local and international articles in major publications for Alserkal Avenue including BBC Radio, The Telegraph and The New York Times worth approx. AED 200,000,000+ in 2015 alone. • Local, regional, international press tours increased by av. three per month.
• Implementing marketing and PR strategy for the launch of A4 Space in the Avenue. One year after launching, followers increased by 9,000. • Manage A4 Space and Alserkal Avenue social media accounts. • Local and International PR liaison for press and PR agencies. • Hired and liased with web company to set up new website. • Handled local and international photography/videography for events.