Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or Human Capital Management
Master’s Degree is preferred
Professional HR Certification such as CIPD and/or SHRM is preferred
8+ years of relevant experience in a Human Capital/OD role
3 + years in Retail or similar industry.
Strategic perspective able to think about the human capital and organization objectives from the point of view of multiple functions/stakeholders.
Strong communication and presentation skills.
Able to lead the entire range of problem solving work from problem definition to analysis, recommendation and the development of implementation plans.
Able to work collaboratively with key internal and external leaders, partners, suppliers and customers
Ability to inspire and engage others in a long-term vision of Majid Al Futtaim Retail.
Excellent organizational and time management skills with the ability to work under pressure, balancing conflicting demands and meeting tight deadlines.
Personal integrity and the ability to invoke trust and respect.
English (Full professional proficiency – Required); Local language preferred
Founded in 1992, Majid Al Futtaim is the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia.
A remarkable business success story, Majid Al Futtaim started from one mans vision to transform the face of shopping, entertainment and leisure to create great moments for everyone, every day. It has since grown into one of the United Arab Emirates most respected and successful businesses spanning 15 international markets, employing more than 43,000 people, and obtaining the highest credit rating (BBB) among privately-held corporates in the region.
Majid Al Futtaim owns and operates 25 shopping malls, 13 hotels and four mixed-use communities, with further developments underway in the region. The shopping malls portfolio includes Mall of the Emirates, Mall of Egypt, City Centre malls, My City Centre neighbourhood centres, and four community malls which are in joint venture with the Government of Sharjah. The Company is the exclusive franchisee for Carrefour in 37 markets across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, and operates a portfolio of more than 270 outlets in 15 countries.
Majid Al Futtaim operates more than 400 VOX Cinemas screens and 36 Magic Planet family entertainment centres across the region. In addition to iconic leisure and entertainment facilities such as Ski Dubai, Orbi Dubai and Ski Egypt, among others. The Company is parent to the consumer finance company ‘Najm’, and a Fashion and Home retail business representing international brands such as Abercrombie & Fitch, AllSaints, lululemon athletica, Crate & Barrel and Maisons du Monde. In addition, Majid Al Futtaim operates Enova, a facility and energy management company, through a joint venture operation with Veolia, a global leader in optimised environment resource management. The Company also owns the rights to The LEGO Store and American Girl in the Middle East and operates in the food and beverage industry through a partnership with Gourmet Gulf.