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    CEO - Leading International Fashion and Retail Group - Dubai

    First Resort Global Recruitment - USA

    Ref. JB1654586

    Job Description

    USA Fashion Retail Launch
    Based in Dubai, UAE

    Our client is a leading global retail company representing some of the most popular, developing and diverse brands within fashion and retail. The organization covers wholesale and retail trading across international brands including clothing, shoes and perfume for men, women and children.

    They are an expanding and developing company moving into new areas and into new locations across Europe and the Middle East. We are currently looking for an experienced CEO/ Country Director to head up the entire business. The location is flexible and there will be a lot of travel involved as the brands are launched across different locations.

    The right person for this role will have previous experience in start ups, launches, growing companies and should be a dynamic and pro active leader. A fantastic opportunity with the support and security that comes from this well respected group


    • Full P&L and operational responsibility for the business and all brands throughout the USA
    • Launching new European and Global brands into the US fashion retail market
    • Manage supporting functions within USA including:
    o HR & Admin
    o Area and Brand Managers
    o Operations Team
    o IT
    o Logistics
    o Etc
    • Full training in Saudi Arabia and the Middle East for the first month or so to familiarize yourself with the brands and the group



    • At least 5 years experience in a similar senior management role
    • 10 years + impressive background in retail
    • Success at driving a business forwards quickly and effectively
    • Fashion retail experience preferable
    • Business start up experience preferable
    • Drive, flexibility, willing to travel and ambition are essential
    • Open to USA citizens or applicants with strong USA experience of 5 years +


    • An excellent executive level salary package + benefits and bonus
    • Salary will depend on level of experience & interview performance

    To apply in confidence please send your CV

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    Job Details

    Job Location:
    United States
    Company Industry:
    Fashion Design; Retail/Wholesale; FMCG
    Company Type:
    Recruitment Agency
    Job Role:
    Employment Status:
    Full time
    Employment Type:
    Monthly Salary Range:
    Number of Vacancies:

    Preferred Candidate

    Career Level:
    Senior Executive (President, CEO)
    Years of Experience:
    Min: 10
    Residence Location:
    United States
    Australia; Canada; Great Britain (UK); Ireland; New Zealand; United Kingdom; United States
    Bachelor's degree / higher diploma

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    About This Company

    First Resort Global Recruitment delivers Management & Executive Level recruitment & headhunting to selected companies across the Middle East. First Resort Global Recruitment combines Arabic and Western Recruiters and Business experts from around the world. We know how to find the highest calibre of candidates that match our clients’ needs. We work across every industry sector at Management level and above including • Retail, Fashion, Supermarkets, Furniture, Luxury Jewelry and Wholesale • FMCG, Manufacturing, Food and Beverage • Automotive, Transport and Heavy Construction Equipment • Hospitality, Food Services, Restaurants and Luxury Resorts • Property Development and Real Estate • Insurance, Finance, Banking, Financial Services, Audit & Consulting Firms • Media, Marketing, Music Industry & Entertainment • Medical, Healthcare, Pharmaceutical and Hospitals and more... We have a specialist division focused on Technical roles for our clients across the Middle East. First Resort Technical Recruitment work on Senior/ Lead Engineering positions and above for many local and international companies to help source the very best in Contract and Permanent staff within: • Logistics, Supply Chain, Marine Shipping, Haulage, Freight and Transportation • Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, Power, Water Treatment and Energy, EPC • Industrial Manufacturing, Mass Production, Construction & Engineering Contact one of our expert team to discuss how we can help your business recruit for the very best candidates, and how we can help you find your next career move. We look forward to working with you.