This is a new position for the growing Dubai chapter of The Economist Corporate Network, part of The Economist Intelligence Unit. The person will be responsible for sales and events operations and also for managing relationships with our C-suite executive clients.
As the research and analysis division of the Economist Group, The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) helps leaders prepare for opportunity, empowering them to act with confidence when making strategic decisions. The EIU is the global standard in providing quality, actionable intelligence to the public and private sector, assessing issues that impact the marketplace for over two hundred countries. The Economist Corporate Network (ECN) is the briefing and networking service of the Economist Group. Through our members-only C-suite forums we help international firms understand the political, economic and business environments of the high-growth markets where they operate. We work with them to assess risks, opportunities, trends and issues of importance and how to respond to them.
In this newly-created role you will manage the commercial and operational side of our business in Dubai. You will also manage our existing member relationships and ensure timely renewals. You will be responsible for supporting the business development manager and network director in the provision of our service to clients in Dubai.
In this role you will be expected to:
To succeed in this role you must have:
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