Manager - Events - #33727
Masdar is the UAE’s clean energy champion and one of the largest companies of its kind in the world, advancing the development and deployment of renewable energy and green hydrogen technologies to address global sustainability challenges. Established in 2006, Masdar is today active in over 40 countries, helping them to achieve their clean energy objectives and advance sustainable development. Masdar is jointly owned by Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), Mubadala Investment Company (Mubadala), and Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA), and under this ownership the company is targeting a renewable energy portfolio capacity of at least 100 gigawatts (GW) by 2030 and an annual green hydrogen production capacity of up to 1 million tonnes by the same year.
"Join us as a Manager of Events at Masdar, where you'll lead the charge in crafting unforgettable experiences that resonate locally and globally. Your role is pivotal in spearheading innovative event strategies and sponsorships that align with our corporate vision and drive our business objectives forward. Be the visionary behind impactful events, shaping our brand's identity, enhancing its reputation, and amplifying its presence in the digital realm. If you thrive in a dynamic environment, where creativity meets strategic planning, and where your leadership makes a real difference, this is the opportunity for you."
The Manager, Events position at Masdar involves overseeing various aspects of event management, sponsorship, brand enhancement, digital platform development, team supervision, budget recommendations, stakeholder management, process improvement, reporting, and compliance. Key responsibilities include:
- Corporate Events & Sponsorships Management: Organizing and executing events and sponsorships aligned with Masdar's image and branding, managing service providers, and ensuring objectives are met efficiently.
- Event Implementation & Project Management: Planning and executing events in line with Masdar's standards, overseeing venue selection, budget tracking, logistics, and ensuring all details are managed effectively.
- Contribution to Brand Management: Enhancing brand awareness, reputation, and equity through customer experience programs and leveraging digital media platforms.
- Enhancement of Digital Platforms: Supporting digital communication plans to improve Masdar's presence in digital media for increased brand awareness and loyalty.
- Team Supervision: Managing team activities, performance, recruitment, training, and development to ensure high engagement and competence.
- Budget Recommendation & Monitoring: Contributing to budget recommendations and monitoring, identifying performance gaps, and suggesting improvement opportunities.
- Stakeholder & Service Provider Management: Managing relationships with service providers, negotiating agreements, and ensuring Masdar's best interests.
- Continuous Improvement: Contributing to the improvement of unit systems, policies, and procedures to meet standards and support strategy delivery.
- Reporting & Compliance: Generating comprehensive and timely reports, complying with governance standards, and adhering to information security policies.
- Support for QHSE Activities: Participating in Quality Health and Safety Environment activities and compliance with relevant laws and regulations.
- MBA or relevant Master’s degree from a top-tier internationally recognized higher education institution
- Bachelor’s degree in communications, mass media, marketing or related discipline
- At least 8 years of experience in senior roles in event management for large events and/or large organizations or an equivalent experience