Recruitment commences for new Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre

February 11, 2014 12:13 pm

Venue management specialists, AEG Ogden has commenced its recruitment drive for the initial key positions for the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre following the appointment of the General Manager last month.

Suitably qualified candidates are being sought for the positions of Director of Finance & Administration, Director of Human Resources and Protocol & Liaison Manager to become a part of this iconic project for the Sultanate.

Additionally experienced sales professionals are being sought for a Director of Sales & Marketing and Sales Manager – Exhibitions, as well as an Executive Analyst.

General Manager for the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre, Mr Trevor McCartney said that the recruitment of these key positions was another major milestone in the lead up to the completion of the venue in late 2016.

Located in Al Irfan, the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre is being constructed in two stages. Stage One, incorporating 22,000 sqm of exhibition space will be completed in 2015, followed by Stage Two, featuring 3,200 and 450 seat tiered theatres, 14 meeting rooms and two ballrooms due for completion in late 2016.

The Centre is situated within a purpose built, fully integrated business precinct and has been designed to accommodate world congresses, exhibitions, regional meetings, banquets, gala events, performances and concerts. The precinct will also include 1,000 hotel rooms and is set to become an iconic landmark for Muscat and the Sultanate of Oman.


Trevor McCartney
General Manager
Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre
T: +968 2451 2700

Rochelle Uechtritz
AEG Ogden Group Manager, Convention Sales Development
T: +61 400 253392

Shaza Taher
TRACCS Public Relations
T: +968 24 649-099