Nationalisation

Nationalisation within Alshaya

We are proud to employ people of more than 120 nationalities, but we will always aim to create opportunities and jobs for local talent in our operating markets. We run several initiatives to develop local talent to build the future of our business.

Kuwait

We run various initiatives to support the career development of Kuwaiti Nationals. Our Nationalisation team visit Kuwait universities throughout the year to speak to students about working in retail, and we run summer internships in stores for high school students and young disabled people. You can contact the Kuwait Nationalisation team at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

UAE

The retail industry in UAE has grown rapidly over the last decade and we actively encourage young Emiratis to be part of our dynamic industry through our summer internship programme in association with ‘Yes to Work’.

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

KSA is one of our biggest growth markets. As part of our commitment to Saudisation, we run various training and development schemes to give Saudi Nationals the skills they need to develop a successful career with Alshaya.

If you are a Saudi Arabian national and would like to express your interest in working with us, click here to fill out a short form and we will get back to you.

To browse all opportunities in KSA, click here.

To browse part-time opportunities only in KSA, click here.

Bahrain

With the recent opening of The Avenues we have an ever increasing presence in the market and recruiting Bahraini Nationals is our number one priority. Nationals joining the business will embark on an exciting career journey with plenty of opportunity for ongoing growth. In partnership with Tamkeen we offer Bahrainis a variety of different training courses to allow people to up-skill and develop as they work.

To search our current roles in Bahrain please click here