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ITP's market position and continuous expansion provide a fast-paced, exciting and highly rewarding working environment. If you have the desire to join the media industry or develop your current experience, ITP's market leading businesses and successful track record offer you a wealth of career prospects.
ITP recognises the importance of individual talent and skills in contributing to its thriving businesses. We actively invest in the development and well-being of our people through a range of training courses, attractive tax-free remuneration and a highly motivating work environment.
If you have the ambition, energy and skills to be part of this vigorous and entrepreneurial environment and can positively contribute to the standards and success of the company, then we are looking for you. Discover a whole new future for your career and take a look at what we're offering
Marketing Manager - Sales & Exhibitions
ITP Business publishes business-to-business content in print and online. ITP magazines and websites are complemented by a portfolio of awards programmes, events and conferences.
This role will include generating mini-campaigns to promote products, events, supplements, special projects and features to clients; planning and executing media plans across ITP Business’s own titles as well as driving the expansion of exhibitions both locally and regionally.
The successful candidate will be a self starter, have excellent project management and organisational skills with strong written and verbal skills. The ability to multi-task effectively, have a proactive approach to tasks and foster good working relationships is essential together with clear problem solving capabilities.
The candidate must be available to travel regionally when required.
The successful candidate will be educated to a degree level, with strong preference for a marketing degree. A minimum of three years experience is required working in a marketing role preferably within a publishing/media company in the Middle East. Copywriting experience would also be an advantage.
This is a fulltime permanent role based in Dubai.
If you would like to apply for this exciting position, please send your CV and a cover letter to email@example.com
B2B editorial positions
B2B editor opportunities in Dubai
- Editor, Comms MEA
- Editor, Logistics Middle East
- Editor, Utilities Middle East
- Editor, www.hoteliermiddleeast.com
- Staff Writer, www.arabianoilandgas.com
ITP Publishing Group has several vacancies for B2B editors and writers, across its portfolio of magazines and websites.
All roles require native English speakers, with a natural talent for writing, sharp subbing skills and an ability to get to grips with a wide range of business topics.
Candidates should be able to develop strong feature ideas and have a talent for generating news stories. Your work will be appearing online and in print, so the ability to adapt your style to different channels is important.
The roles are a great opportunity for deputy or features editors who are looking to develop their careers by managing a title of their own.
The best people for the job will also be able to generate plenty of contacts and ideas, have excellent project management skills and be happy to represent their brand at industry events.
The roles are permanent, full-time and based in the vibrant, tax-free coastal city of Dubai.
Please apply with your covering letter and cv to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Digital Editor, Esquire Middle East
Esquire Middle East is looking for an online editor with newsroom, journalism and extensive digital editorial experience.
Previous experience must include:
· Edited news and features led websites
· Managed social media output and SEO strategies
· Strategic development of a digital brand
· Managed a budget and commissioned third-party content
· Solid background in long-form feature writing
The candidate will work closely with the Esquire print titles. The ability to write in the Esquire style and also to edit / proof read is therefore crucial.
The candidate will be an ambassador for the Esquire brand and will be expected to meet with clients and have a strong commercial awareness together with a commitment to editorial excellence.
Finally, the candidate will take an active interest in the culture of the Middle East and seek to make Esquire’s digital output reflect Esquire core values both in a regional and international sense.
Please send a CV, cover letter and writing examples to email@example.com
Business Development Manager, London Watch Show - Central London, UK
Employer: Promedia Publishing
Location: Central London
Position: Business Development Manager
Hours: Full time
Salary: Competitive salary and generous bonus structure
Promedia is looking for an exceptional salesperson to join the commercial team responsible for the London Watch Show exhibition, which takes place in July.
The London Watch Show is the UK’s only exhibition entirely dedicated to the business of watches. Launched in 2013, the two-day exhibition welcomes watch buyers from nationwide retail chains as well as hundreds of independents to order watches from the brand new 2014 collections.
Day-to-day responsibilities will include:
· Account management of a rich group of loyal watch brands.
· Generating new business from new clients in the UK and abroad, and creating exciting new commercial opportunities for existing clients.
· Maintaining accurate records of all sales and future opportunities, and reporting them directly to London Watch Show’s event director.
· Impeccable customer service for each exhibitor before, during and after the London Watch Show.
We require the following qualities from the Business Development Manager:
· A proven track record for account management and new business development.
· Impeccable organisational skills.
· Passion and an entrepreneurial spirit to grow the exhibition, and also contribute to the wider success of Promedia.
Promedia Publishing is a subsidiary of ITP Publishing Group, the largest magazine and digital publisher in the Middle East & India. The company publishes several market-leading titles from its central London office including WatchPro, Professional Jeweller, Lingerie Insight and Menswear Insight. We are also home to landmark events including the UK Lingerie Awards and the London Watch Show. Please apply with your cv and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Group Designer, ITP Consumer
ITP is looking for a creative Group Designer, to be based in its Dubai office.
An exciting opportunity for a talented up-and-coming designer! Our candidate of choice will have been working for at least three years on consumer mags, and have a passion for designing pages. The position involves working across a range of magazines including our regional title Emirates Home and internationally-regarded fashion publication Grazia, so the ability to juggle projects and deadlines with flair and good humour - while remaining a creative force to be reckoned with - is absolutely essential. Prove yourself and you’ll be an art editor before you know it!
ITP is the biggest publishing company in the Middle East and publishes over 75 titles including Harper’s Bazaar, Cosmopolitan, OK! and Esquire.
Apply by email only to Cate Warde, Group Art Director, at email@example.com. Please include a covering letter, an up-to-date CV and samples of relevant work. As the vacancy requires proven design experience, applications without relevant examples of work will not be considered.
Picture Editor, Ahlan! Group
Ahlan! Group publishes the GCC region’s biggest-selling celebrity weekly, its sister editions, and the website www.ahlanlive.com, as well as a portfolio of annual titles including the prestigious Hot 100 series.
Currently Ahlan! Group is looking for a well-organised, multi-tasking professional to work as Picture Editor across both its web and print products.
The ideal candidate will have:
· Several years experience as a Picture Editor in both print and online
· A passion for the celebrity and lifestyle content and the ability to select and edit images that can drive traffic and engage readers
· Creative blue-sky thinking and experience of styling and directing photo shoots
· Adobe Photoshop, photography and video-editing skills
· Extensive experience of liaising with picture libraries and photography departments and securing exclusive image deals
· Proven skills in managing budgets and invoices
· The ability to work to tight deadlines across several products while maintaining a smile and brand standards
To apply, please send a covering letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org, with ‘AHLAN! GROUP PICTURE EDITOR’ in the subject field.
The position is located at ITP Head Office, Dubai Media City.
Sales Executive/Sales Manager, Time Out Dubai Supplements & Guides
ITP Publishing Group, the leading magazine publisher in the Middle East, is seeking a Sales Executive/Sales Manager for Time Out Dubai supplements and guides.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate that they have worked on their own initiative and over achieved on targets. Print media sales experience is preferred. Local market knowledge is an advantage.
An attractive tax-free salary package and other benefits will be provided to the successful candidate.
To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter to email@example.com.
The role is based in our Media City office in the vibrant, coastal city of Dubai.
We are looking for experienced fashion photographers to join our talented & creative in house photography dept. Applicants should have extensive technical knowledge in studio, lighting and abundant creativity.
Our photography team work across ITP's titles shooting fashion, portraiture, still life, events, interiors and food. Applicants must be team players, organised, be able to work to deadlines and have excellent communication skills. The position is full time based out of ITP's Dubai headquarters.
Please send your CV and portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org
HotelierMiddleEast.com is seeking a dynamic, hard-working and experienced journalist to drive the editorial agenda for this industry-leading website.
The ideal candidate will have a nose for news, a natural talent for writing and an eye for an attention-grabbing headlines. Experience writing for an online publication is essential, as is an understanding of social media.
The right person must be confident, committed to developing a strong network of contacts and generating their own content ideas. Excellent organisation and time management skills are vital and the editor will need to keep a cool head when faced with a schedule of tight deadlines and ambitious traffic targets.
A minimum of two years experience working in journalism is required, with some digital exposure. Appropriate journalism qualifications are desirable, as is an understanding of the hotel business.
The role is permanent, full-time and based in the tax-free coastal city of Dubai.
If you are a professional, outgoing and ambitious journalist ready to take the next step in your career, then please send your CV along with three ideas for news articles or features that you feel would drive record visitor numbers to HotelierMiddleEast.com to email@example.com
The closing date for applications is 24 February, 2014.
Group Sales Manager, B2B Publishing
Following a planned expansion and reorganisation we are looking for an inspirational, highly effective and creative Group Sales Manager dedicated to delivering top line growth across a number of our leading B2B brands.
The successful candidate will manage and personally lead the sales team across a portfolio of 3 independent leading monthly business-to-business publications, an annual industry awards event and two newly launched conferences whilst being responsible for the day to day performance, development and motivation of the existing sales team.
Applicants will be proven team leaders and excellent communicators with a passion for meeting clients and building relationships whilst driving and developing the overall departmental efficiencies and sale process.
You will have at least 3 years experience at advertisement sales manager level on a B2B publication, along with a full understanding of managing a portfolio of products, managing multiple monthly deadlines and hands on experience of selling sponsorship.
While experience in heavy verticals such as Construction, Hospitality, Design and Energy would be an advantage, only passionate, ambitious and results-driven applicants need apply.
Based in the tax-free coastal city of Dubai, the role offers successful candidates a strong career development opportunity, an excellent and fun working environment accompanied by a highly competitive basic salary and bonus scheme, as well as other core benefits, including medical cover.
For more details of this exciting opportunity, please apply with your CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
ITP Business: Editor, Comms Middle East & Africa
ITP Business is looking for an editor for Comms Middle East & Africa, its flagship monthly publication for the telecommunications sector in the Middle East & Africa. As editor, you will be writing about the business and technology of the telecoms sector. Experience on an IT or telecoms magazine would be useful, but the position may also suit a general business journalist.
Working with a group editor, you will plan the content of the magazine, write and source copy, feed copy and images through to the design team and be responsible for final approval of pages. You will be an outgoing personality who will be in constant touch with end users and the vendor community. You will understand how to make a magazine both commercially successful and invaluable to its readers. Excellent writing and editing skills, a keen eye for detail and a ‘can do’ attitude are essential.
The position would suit an existing editor or a news, deputy or features editor looking to take control of their own project. The position is based in the dynamic coastal city of Dubai. Please send your CV and a cover note to: email@example.com
Editor, Logistics Middle East
ITP Business is looking for an editor to oversee the development of Logistics Middle East, its B2B title for the logistics and supply chain industries. Working with the group editor, you will plan the content of the magazine, write and source copy, feed copy and images through to the design team and be responsible for final approval of pages. Excellent writing and editing skills, a keen eye for detail and a ‘can do’ attitude are essential.
You should ideally have a knowledge of the logistics industry, but talent, willingness to learn and a genuine passion for business journalism are more important. The position would suit a news, deputy or features editor looking to take control of their own project. The position is based in the vibrant coastal city of Dubai. Please send your CV and a cover note explaining why you are the right person for the job to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Senior Sales Manager & Sales Manager - Consumer
ITP Consumer, publishers of world class publications such as Harper’s Bazaar, Esquire, Cosmopolitan, Grazia and more are looking for dynamic and ambitious Sales Managers and Senior Sales Managers to join the fastest growing business in the Middle East.
The ideal candidate should have at least three years experience of advertising and media sales. They will be able to demonstrate prior success in overachieving targets, growing a brand and developing new business and revenue streams.
An attractive remuneration package awaits the ideal candidate. Please apply to email@example.com with a copy of your cv and a covering letter explaining why you are the ideal candidate for the job. The position is located at ITP Head Office, Dubai Media City.
Senior Designer, ITP Business, Technology & Executive
Senior Designer will work alongside the Head of Design to influence the creative direction of the B2B portfolio. S/He will be challenged with creative briefs such as new launch titles, re-designs, brand generation and various special projects. Senior Designer will also produce first-rate magazine design, ranging across circa 40 ITP Business, Executive and Technology publications per month. Working predominantly, although not exclusively, on covers and features, creative ideas should be second nature and exceptional execution of those ideas essential
The workflow of the Senior Designer will depend upon criteria such as new launches, show issues or special events etc. Essentially, s/he will be positioned where they are needed most to have maximum commercial impact. S/He must be constantly thinking about innovative ways to improve the magazines’ design content and aid design colleagues to achieve high standards of creativity.
S/He must be able to work as part of a team; work to tight deadlines and must be punctual, reliable and flexible.
Essential: National Diploma in Graphic Design or equivalent.
Desirable: BA (Hons) Degree in graphic design or equivalent.
Essential: 3-5 years design experience with a strong design portfolio and accurate eye for detail.
Desirable: Over 5 years design experience working within an agency/publishing company with an extensive portfolio of creative design.
- Excellent organizational, communication and negotiation skills with numerous stakeholders.
- A creative thinker with an ability to turn briefs into visually appealing conceptual design.
- A high proficiency in all design programs, especially Adobe Indesign, Photoshop and Illustrator.
- A strong work ethic with a capacity to learn quickly in a fast-paced publishing environment.
- A team player with a committed and positive attitude.
B2B/B2C Sales Managers required
The role is permanent, full time and based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Applications MUST include your CV, examples of your work/portfolio (via pdf or web link) and your salary expectations. The above submissions provided in full are ESSENTIAL for your application to be considered and should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. with ‘Senior Designer - CD001’ in the subject field. This will examine your attention to detail!
ITP Executive is looking for experienced and highly effective media sales professionals who will be responsible for managing an extensive client base and delivering top line revenue growth for our leading B2B/B2C magazines. This is a fantastic opportunity for a bright and dedicated individual to join our highly successful portfolio of market leading publications.
Applicants will possess a minimum of 18 months previous media sales background, preferably gained in B2B or B2C adverting sales.
Based in the tax-free coastal city of Dubai, the role offers successful candidates a strong career development opportunity, accompanied by a highly competitive basic salary and bonus scheme, as well as core benefits including medical coverage.
For more details of these exciting roles, please apply with your CV and covering letter to email@example.com.