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Jumeirah to recruit top talent at ‘Careers UAE 2014’ fair

Jumeirah to recruit top talent at ‘Careers UAE 2014’ fair

Dubai, 13 April 2014: Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hotel company and member of Dubai Holding, will be attending the Careers UAE 2014 fair to promote Jumeirah to the UAE’s National high school graduates. 

Now in its 14th year, the fair is the most established leading recruitment, education and training event offered exclusively for UAE Nationals. During the three-day event, Jumeirah’s National Development Team, alongside the Recruitment Team, will hold on-the-spot interviews with potential candidates.

Jumeirah National colleagues from finance, marketing and HR will be present to speak to prospective candidates and share their experiences. Top Emirati Chef Musabbeh, will attend and interact with the candidates on day one. Ahmad Mohamed Al Kaitoob, Head of National Development and Emiratisation, said: “Jumeirah is committed to Emiratisation and our participation at Careers UAE 2014 will help us to reach out to top home grown talent. As an international hospitality group, which has been established and is based in the UAE, we believe in building a strong foundation in the hospitality industry and driving innovation in the hotel industry with world-class talent. We are looking to hire more UAE Nationals who are seeking to start a career in hospitality with a fast-growing and dynamic company.”

Successful candidates will have the chance to join the one year training programme where they will receive training and guidance from senior Jumeirah managers. The first three months would include two days a week at the Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management, to learn key business skills and three days a week working in the hotels’ operational and commercial departments. The Jumeirah National Youth Programme is aimed at developing Jumeirah’s next generation of business leaders and was designed to give motivated UAE National high school graduates the opportunity to work with Jumeirah in an international environment.  The graduates who join the programme must be under the age of 21 with less than two years of experience. On completion of the programme, candidates will be guaranteed a job within Jumeirah Group.

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About Jumeirah Group:

Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts includes Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi; Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, 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 Bilgah Beach Hotel in Baku; Jumeirah Dhevanafushi and Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives; Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai; Jumeirah Frankfurt in Germany; Jumeirah Grand Hotel via Veneto in Rome; Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa in Mallorca, Spain; Pera Palace Hotel Jumeirah in Istanbul; as well as Jumeirah Carlton Tower and Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel in London. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM; the wellness brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme. 

For further information please contact:
Director of External Communications
Jumeirah Group Corporate Communications
PO Box 73137, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971-4-364-7955
Fax: +971-4-301-6655
E-mail: PR@jumeirah.com
Visit us at: www.jumeirah.com