The Walt Disney Company Retail & Trade, Creative Services Assistant Manager in United Arab Emirates

Overview, create and manage creative execution/development of Consumer facing Brand Image for Disney, Marvel, and Star Wars across all R&T Lines of Business and Categories.

Franchise creative Apostol within R&T Trade Mktg team responsible for all creative services cross LOB’s offering creative solutions to business problems.

Responsibilities : Trade Marketing :

Communicate and manage Disney, Marvel, and Lucasfilm creative standards to Retail partners, promotional partners and to licensees.

Responsible cross Categories as Graphic Designer ,for the creation, localization and approval of any trade marketing creative execution and material: in-store concepts, promotional items, flyers, POP/POS materials, social media visuals , online artwork …

Adapt regional trade Marketing and promotional concepts to the local retail environment reality and to local Distribution needs

Retail Development :

Responsible for the creative development of original and innovative retail based promotional and permanent concepts, from initial idea to rendering to print and installation (Pop Up stores, Shop In Shop, Branded permanent area, promotional branded aisle…)

Creative Services TWDC MENA:

Provide MENA Country Head additional graphic designer support on TWDC MENA cross LOB’s special projects and events as needed.

Provide creative support to LOB heads to deliver specific business pitch as needed.

Marketing & Franchise Management :

Supporting Marketing Head TWDC MENA…

Creative Development support and approval of LOB’s (including Media, Digital and retail package goods) BTL visual communication material and creative content.

Basic Qualifications :

  • Graphic design and Creative education background and strong experience in marketing ,communication services of FMCG or advertising companies

  • Experienced in the Retail environment (in store executions; displays; booth concepts…)

  • Degree in graphic design from a respectable institution.

  • Strong skills in Illustrator, Photoshop, Maya, Sketch Up/AutoCAD, 3D Max, Final Cut Pro or equivalent.

  • 3 – 5 years’ creative manager experience with multinational or well-established brands.

  • Knowledge of the Disney Marvel and Lucas Brands and Universe

  • Understanding of Licensing Brand Management

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.

  • Presentation skills to external clients as internal stakeholders

  • Highly organized and self-reliant.

  • Must possess effective English written and oral communication skills;

  • Arabic skills being a critical advantage.

  • Team player and Multi-tasking individual with strong time management skills

Job ID: 462120BR

Location: ,United Arab Emirates

Job Posting Company: Disney Consumer Products