UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply
New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) seeks to appoint an Events Manager reporting to Director, Commercial & University Events.
The Events Manager is expected to increase community participation across NYUAD sports, arts, conference and meeting space facilities through the design and delivery of diverse, exciting and commercially successful events and activities, targeting individuals, groups and organizations from Abu Dhabi, UAE and around the world. Coordinate resources responsible for delivering a range of events. Work closely with NYUAD management team and our government partners to develop and deliver programs focused on Abu Dhabi, UAE and broader community participation.
Recommend, plan and execute events and activities to expand the use of sports, arts, conference and meeting facilities by external constituents from the local area, Abu Dhabi and wider UAE community
Support and assist in planning and managing special events and activities for the Vice Chancellor’s office as needed and take full responsibility of such requests in the absence of Events & Business Initiatives Manager
Engage and partner with the Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority and NYUAD TCA team to get appropriate licenses required to host events
Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality
NYU Abu Dhabi is a degree-granting research university with a fully integrated liberal arts and science undergraduate program in the Arts, Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Engineering. NYU Abu Dhabi, NYU New York, and NYU Shanghai, form the backbone of NYU’s global network university, an interconnected network of portal campuses and academic centers across six continents that enable seamless international mobility of students and faculty in their pursuit of academic and scholarly activity. This global university represents a transformative shift in higher education, one in which the intellectual and creative endeavors of academia are shaped and examined through an international and multicultural perspective. As a major intellectual hub at the crossroads of the Arab world, NYUAD serves as a center for scholarly thought, advanced research, knowledge creation, and sharing, through its academic, research, and creative activities.