AF25911 - Talent Pool for Barbers - Aesthetic Clinic | Al Futtaim Group | Dubai, UAE

Department: Corporate
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 07-Jun-2017

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.


Al-Futtaim Group Divisions include Al-Futtaim Travel, GMASCO, and shared services for IT, Finance and HR. Audit, Legal, Treasury and Investment Management are also managed at a Group level.


Toyota, Honda, Marks &Spencers, Ikea, Toys R Us and Dubai Festival City are just some of the amazing stable of world renowned brands managed by the Al Futtaim Group of Companies. Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses in the Gulf region. Today, Al-Futtaim operates through more than 65 companies in sectors as diverse as commerce, industry and services, and employs in excess of 20,000 people across the UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, Syria, Pakistan, Singapore and Europe.

Al-Futtaim is regarded as a pioneer in the Gulf region's Automotive industry and encompasses every aspect of the Automotive business; from passenger and commercial vehicles and construction equipment sales and service, to used car sales and rental and leasing. The Automotive Division is currently eMDarking on an aggressive 5 years expansion plan

About the Position:

To further diversify our activities, the Group is now looking to set up a high end and luxurious Aesthetic Clinic based in Dubai. The clinic will specialise in innovative and non-invasive treatments of aesthetic medicine and will also offer a wide range of powerful and effective hair restoration treatments.  Particularly sensitive to the expectations of our clientele, the clinic will offer tailored care and personalised support for each patient.

We are currently recruiting for experienced Barbers responsible for providing wide range of haircare services from cutting hair, grooming to performing scalp treatments and gives advice to clients on their haircare needs. You will assess clients’ hair, facial features and needs, and recommend the appropriate treatments. You will learn new styles and techniques and keep up with the latest trends and assist in the day to day operations and management of the salon in the clinic.

About You:

To be successfully considered for this exciting opportunity, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Diploma or Certificate in Hair Dressing or Barbering

  • 5+ years experience as a Barber in a high end/luxury salon

  • Strong knowledge cutting techniques and applications, hair styling tools, hair and scalp treatments, and color applications and techniques.

  • Good experience in salon management.

  • Fluency in French, Arabic or other european languages 

  • Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills

  • Exceptional customer service and communication skills

  • Creative with high attention to detail

  • Flexible with working hours

  • Team player

  • Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
    2. Passport-size photograph
    Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.