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Jumeirah Group


Job description

Are you a talented and passionate Talent Acquisition professional? Do you have the agility and experience to succeed in a fast-paced environment at a time of growth and transformation?

Do you have experience hiring Business Unit executives & C-Suite level?
Then read on!
About Jumeirah
At Jumeirah, we are committed to encouraging and developing our colleagues in world class environments. We value diversity and provide equal opportunities, employing over 14,000 colleagues from over 140 different countries including locations in Asia Pacific, CIS, Central Asia, Western and Eastern Europe, South America, Africa and the Middle East.
We want you to do well from the beginning, so we'll give you every chance to impress during the recruitment process. We promise you a warm welcome and will help you feel part of our Jumeirah family from day one. You can rely on us to support you as you settle into your journey with us and make Jumeirah 'Your Place to Shine'.
This role sits in our Group & Corporate team which plays an integral part in delivering the Jumeirah Brand promise. We guarantee you will be part of a dynamic, committed team of industry professionals with a passion for delivering the Company strategy and efficiencies essential for our world class operation.

About the Role & About You


As the Head of Global Talent Acquisition, you will be based in our Corporate Headquarters in Dubai. You will be a highly skilled, well-connected scouter of talent with demonstrated ability to use creativity, expertise and collaboration to source the right senior leadership to support the Company’s growth plans.  Ideally, you will know the hospitality industry intimately and be able to identify the organizations and markets globally which would have best fit candidates.


You will be great to work with, collaborative, open minded and gregarious!  We are a committed, passionate team and will welcome your enthusiasm, great ideas and passion to provide thought leadership and guidance on the overall Talent Acquisition strategy to ultimately evolve the leadership recruitment function into a strategic Talent Acquisition partner.


It’s an exciting time to be part of the Jumeirah family.  You will work with experienced HR business partners and senior hiring managers with high expectations on your creative go- to-market strategy to achieve the annual hiring plan. You will be as comfortable communicating in the boardroom as you are in the operation with leadership insights that make you a true subject matter expert for your internal clients.


As a professional, with at least 10 years of world-class, progressive recruiting management and leadership experience in high growth companies, you will have your own success stories in particular placement of C-suite candidates and Executive Committee members who have gone on to achieve greatness! 


You will be well connected in the talent acquisition community evidenced by social media, or conference papers which communicate your perspectives on hiring great people. From a tactical side, you must have demonstrated a strong ability to identify and implement effective and innovative recruiting methodologies to drive results while streamlining processes and efficiencies. High standards are part of your DNA as are driving results on achieving you Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) whilst managing multiple vacancies. It is a given that you will have the right tertiary education and professional development to support your career and achievements.


About the Benefits


We offer an attractive tax-free salary, paid in Dirhams (AED), the local currency of the UAE. In addition, we offer generous F&B benefits, reduced hotel rates across our properties globally, excellent leave and health care package including dental coverage, flights home, accommodation allowance, life insurance, incentive programs, participation in a best in kind Savings Plan, children’s education assistance and other employee benefits making the role attractive to high performers and any applicant looking for a career with one of the most luxurious brands in the hospitality industry.


In order to give our applicants the best possible experience, please apply only if you have the specific skillset required for the role. Your professionalism will be greatly appreciated.


If you believe you are the person we are looking for to drive our Talent Acquisition forward, please send us your CV and we look forward to meeting you!


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Job type
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Management, Human Resources
Starting in
As soon as possible

Jumeirah Group

JUMEIRAH™ Hotels & Resorts are regarded as among the most luxurious and innovative in the world and have won numerous international travel and tourism awards.

The company was founded in 1997 and currently operates 20 hotels in 7 countries. Jumeirah’s promise of STAY DIFFERENT™ delivers imaginative and exhilarating experiences in culturally connected environments offering a thoughtful and generous service.

In line with this promise, the individuality of the Jumeirah portfolio is unmistakable, encompassing Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi; the world renowned Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, the world’s most luxurious hotel and recognised as the symbol of Dubai, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray and Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai; Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa in Kuwait; Jumeirah Dhevanafushi and Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives; Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai; Jumeirah Frankfurt in Germany; Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa in Mallorca, Spain; as well as Jumeirah Carlton Tower and Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel in London.

Jumeirah Group also manages two five-star luxury serviced residences: Jumeirah Living World Trade Centre in Dubai and Grosvenor House Suites by Jumeirah Living in London; Talise, our spa brand; Jumeirah Restaurants, our restaurant division; the thrilling Wild Wadi Waterpark; and the Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management.

Whenever you stay with us or use any of our services, our aim is for you to come away with a sense of the Jumeirah spirit - a genuinely caring and personal service. In our own words, to STAY DIFFERENT™.

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