• Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Hospitality Management, or related field.
• Proven experience (5+ years) in cinema management.
• Proven experience in establishing and opening new cinema branches.
• Strong leadership and interpersonal skills with the ability to motivate and manage a diverse team.
• Excellent communication and negotiation abilities.
• Sound understanding of financial management and budgeting.
• Familiarity with cinema technology, industry trends, and distribution processes.
• Fluency in English and Arabic; additional languages are a plus.
• Operational Management: Oversee day-to-day operations of the cinema, ensuring smooth functioning of all aspects including screenings, concessions, ticketing, and facilities maintenance.
• Team Leadership: Recruit, train, and manage a team of staff members, ensuring they deliver high-quality service, adhere to company policies, and maintain a positive work environment.
• Customer Service: Maintain a high standard of customer service, address customer concerns, and ensure a welcoming and enjoyable experience for all patrons.
• Financial Management: Monitor and manage budgets, analyze financial reports, and implement strategies to increase revenue while controlling costs.
• Programming and Events: Collaborate with distributors and studios to plan film schedules, special events, and promotions to attract and retain audiences.
• Health and Safety Compliance: Ensure compliance with health and safety regulations, implement safety protocols, and maintain a safe environment for customers and staff.
• Marketing and Promotion: Develop marketing strategies to increase attendance, collaborate with marketing teams to execute campaigns, and explore innovative ways to attract audiences.