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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

Deputy Editor – Dubai-based celebrity weekly

Ahlan!, the biggest-selling women’s magazine in the Middle East, is looking for a new Deputy Editor.

The Dubai-based English-language celebrity weekly is all about the latest celebrity news, A-list looks and five-star living in the UAE. The Deputy Editor will write engaging up-to-the-minute copy and help edit and sub-edit content from all other contributors, as well as contributing to Ahlan! group’s website, social media platforms, supplements and event-planning.

The ideal candidate will have:

• A minimum of three years’ experience in a senior editorial role on a similar title
• Impeccable writing and editing skills, and the ability to produce entertaining copy quickly
• The aptitude to work to tight deadlines and budgets while maintaining the magazine’s high standards, an upbeat attitude and a big smile
• Vast knowledge of Hollywood’s hottest, with a track record of securing exclusive interviews and an address book full or relevant agents and PRs
• Thorough working knowledge of UK media law, including defamation and copyright
• The ability to spot a typo at a hundred yards
• Thorough working knowledge of Microsoft and InDesign programmes, and experience of working on web CMS systems

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter explaining why you’re right for the role, plus three examples of your relevant, recently published work to, with ‘AHLAN! DEPUTY EDITOR’ in the subject field.

Section Editor, Time Out Abu Dhabi

Do you want to join one of the most trusted global magazine brands on the planet and work for the biggest publishing house in the Middle East? Time Out Abu Dhabi is looking for a Section Editor to join its team.

Applicants must demonstrate experience writing for a magazine and have at least two years' experience in the publishing industry. The position involves taking full responsibility for four of the magazine's sections, as well as writing at least one feature a week, contributing to supplements, guides, online content and events.

As part of the Time Out Abu Dhabi team, you will have your finger on the pulse of the city’s hottest haunts and music artists in order to plan, produce and edit the Music & Nightlife section of the magazine and manage the annual Music & Nightlife Awards process.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for food, nightlife, film, sports and the outdoors and be driven by the prospect of trying new things and unearthing the hidden gems of the capital.

Part of a small, incredibly talented team, you'll be working within a fast-paced and exciting environment for the largest publisher in the Middle East, based in the heart of Abu Dhabi.

To apply for the position please send a cover letter, your CV and relevant examples of your work to

Editor, Oil & Gas Middle East

Are you a talented B2B journalist, working at editor, deputy-editor or desk-head level, and seeking an exciting new opportunity to develop your career? Would you like to combine professional advancement with the chance to work in the seaside, tax-free city of Dubai?

Oil & Gas Middle East is the flagship publication in ITP Business’s energy portfolio, which comprises three monthly magazines, two websites and an annual awards ceremony. It is the leading B2B title for professionals working in oil and gas extraction and production – the most important industrial sector in the Middle East.

The magazine’s job is to highlight how oil and gas are extracted from the ground, with special emphasis on the companies and technologies involved in improving efficiency and helping oil companies boost their bottom line.

ITP’s editors are responsible for the editorial content of their magazine and related websites. They also play a key role in developing and promoting brand extensions, including awards programmes and conferences.

The Position

The editor is the hands-on project manager for his or her individual publication. S/he must ensure that the product is written to a high standard, is well-designed and is produced on time.

The editor must understand his/her reader’s business needs and challenges, and address these issues in the publication. The editor must be constantly thinking about how to improve the magazine’s content and its commercial performance.

The editor must also be visible in the market and must be a strong ambassador for the brand. Internally, the editor must forge strong and productive relationships with sales managers, designers, photographers and production colleagues.

Qualifications & Experience

The candidate should have a degree-level education from a reputable university. Appropriate journalism qualifications are also desirable. A minimum of five years’ experience working in a relevant role is required.

To apply, please submit your covering letter and CV to , quoting ‘Editor - Oil & Gas Middle East' in the subject field.

Senior Sales Manager Time Out Dubai

Do you want to join one of the most trusted global magazine brands on the planet and work for the biggest publishing house in the Middle East? Time Out Dubai is looking for a Senior Sales Manager to join its team.

You will need to have at least three years experience in sales and knowledge of the local market is preferable. The ability to work across multiple projects and accounts is vital, as is an innate sense of drive and initiative.

A track record of handling large media agencies and clients is essential to the role, as is a history of over-achieving on targets. Being able to negotiate at management level and sell 360-degree creative concepts is core to the Time Out brand, and will be expected of you on a daily basis.

The role is based within the vibrant Media City. There is an attractive tax free salary plus other benefits available to the successful candidate.

To apply for the position please send a covering letter and CV to .

Deputy Editor - Grazia Group

Grazia, the biggest selling international fashion title in the Middle East, is looking for a dazzling new Deputy Editor to work across the group which includes Grazia Middle East, Grazia Qatar and Grazia Luxury.

The successful candidate will have at least five years' experience as a Deputy or Section Editor on a national title, must be flexible and have a positive, can-do attitude.

The successful candidate will also have experience editing print or online publications and will be able to create and run a flatplan, overseeing the process from concept to production. Out of hours work and overseas travel may be required.

Key responsibilities include generating news, features and cover stories across the brand group, subbing all pages across every title, deputising for the Editor-in-Chief in her absence, managing freelancers and keeping a strict eye on budgets to ensure they are managed correctly.

To apply, please send your CV to, along with three examples of published work and three potential cover ideas with supporting news stories for next week’s issue describing why you believe they’re relevant to the region. Please include “Grazia Deputy Editor” in the subject line of your email.

Editorial Assistant / Business Journalist - London Office

ITP Promedia is looking for a talented and passionate journalist to join the editorial team at its Central London office, where it publishes a number of leading trade titles and websites for the catering, hospitality, healthcare, jewellery, watch and retail industries. This includes Boutique Hotelier, Care Home Professional, Catering Insight, Foodservice Equipment Journal, Lingerie Insight, Professional Jeweller and WatchPro.

This is a perfect opportunity for a hard-working, dynamic editorial assistant or junior journalist looking to take their first step on the media and journalism ladder. The role will include supporting the editorial director and writing news and features for print and online, as well as attending industry events and acting as an ambassador for the brand. This busy role will suit somebody that is willing to get stuck in, has a hunger for breaking original news and wants to experience a busy business news desk.

As well as the monthly print and daily news websites that Promedia produces, each title in the group runs its own events and special reports throughout the year. As editorial assistant you will also get the chance to be involved in these initiatives and drive them forward.

Promedia has grown dramatically in the past few years, and its titles are now the clear market-leaders in their sectors. As a digital publisher first and foremost, its websites and daily e-newsletters are the go-to source for industry information. The editorial assistant will join at a time when we are developing several new special projects and looking to launch more titles, and will be a vital contributor to this continuing success.

The ideal candidate for this position will need to demonstrate first-class writing skills and have bundles of confidence, energy and creative ideas. In return they will get to cut their teeth in business journalism, gain firsthand experience of all editorial, online and print duties, and learn from skilled editors. Additionally, there will be opportunities for career growth as Promedia launches into new markets and expands its portfolio.

Day-to-day responsibilities will include:
• Supporting the editorial director and magazine editors.
• Reporting effectively and intelligently across print and online.
• Building professional relationships with key industry executives.
• Working closely with the commercial team to drive revenue growth across the different titles and the brand’s associated events.
• Representing the brand at exhibitions and industry events.

We require the following qualities from the assistant editor:
• A passion for journalism and a thirst for learning about new industries and people.
• Strong writing and subbing skills.
• Strong computer literacy across desktop packages and content management systems.
• Additional skills including Adobe Indesign and photography are highly prized.
• A willingness to do whatever it takes to thrive in a fast-growing publishing environment.

ITP Promedia is a subsidiary of ITP Publishing Group, the largest magazine and digital publisher in the Middle East & India.

To apply, please send your CV and examples of your work to quoting ‘Editorial Assistant / Business Journalist – UK’ in the subject field.

Editor, Sound & Stage Middle East

ITP Business is searching for an editor for Sound & Stage, its events industry publication.

The monthly magazine packages together industry analysis, case studies, issue-based features and technical product news to provide an informative read to its audience of event organisers, promoters, audio visual technicians, lighting managers, event designers and senior production staff.

The editor must excel at project management, possess outstanding writing and subbing skills and be passionate about creating compelling content that involves the readers and builds communities around the Sound & Stage brand.

The editor must have at least three years’ experience on a B2B title, have a strong understanding of the event industry, have an enthusiastic and outgoing attitude and enjoy a challenge. Experience on a similar business title and Indesign skills would be beneficial.

The role is permanent, full-time and based in the tax-free coastal city of Dubai.

Please send your CV and sample of your work to Roger Field (

Event Operations Manager

ITP Business Publishing is looking for an energetic and experienced operations manager for its portfolio of awards, events and conferences.

Based in Dubai, the successful candidate will have responsibility for the design, development, delivery and management of a wide variety of events, and will establish and maintain strong relationships with suppliers and clients alike.

The operations manager will be creative and innovative, have excellent organisational skills and will be a strong communicator and negotiator. An advocate of customer service, the operations manager will have the ability to multi-task effectively, have a proactive approach to tasks, and be able to foster good working relationships.

For more details of this exciting opportunity please apply with your CV and covering letter to, noting “OM - Events” in the subject line of your email.

Editor, Construction Week Online

Construction Week is the leading construction industry publication in the Middle East. It is one of the foundation brands of ITP Publishing and is represented in the market by a weekly print magazine and, the brand's website.

The online editor is responsible for the overall editorial quality of the website, growing traffic figures and page impressions. S/he has an essential role in motivating reporters to generate strong news and continually remind the team of the content types that attracts readers. The editor will also be expected to contribute to the group’s print titles.

The online editor's primary role is to attract readers. It is an editorial and operational/management one. On the editorial front, you will be writing news stories and leaders yourself, sourcing content from print colleagues, editing copy (with particular attention paid to headlines and newsletters), updating spot polls, sourcing photos, creating image galleries and coming up with creative ideas that drive traffic.

You will always be looking for new ways to make your site even more appealing to readers. Also, you must build up your knowledge of SEO and use the skills learned to improve your site’s position in search rankings. You should also make use of social media to drive traffic.

From an operational perspective, you will liaise with other editorial departments, and drive the relationship between digital design and development. The editor must also be able to work effectively alongside the sales team to help drive the website’s commercial success and represent the channel at various industry events.

Core tasks

• Ensure a steady flow of breaking news and multi-page features on the web site
• Write daily news and post a number of quality off-diary news stories per day and develop fresh angles to press releases and stories already in the public domain
• Ensure the CW team meets daily deadlines and produces accurate copy
• Develop and create picture galleries
• Develop and publish landmark features for the site (e.g. salary surveys and list-based features)
• Search out informative data and make creative use of it in appropriate editorial
• Develop and maintain an effective working relationship with sales
• Be the face of your brand in the market – meet, greet and network
• Promote brand extensions, including awards, conferences and other events
• Set an example with your enthusiasm, personal conduct and approach to solving problems
• Help other members of the team develop their news writing, editing and headline writing skills
• Promote ITP Business’s awards and conferences through the web site


The editor should have a degree-level education from a reputable university. Appropriate journalism courses are also desirable. A minimum of three years’ experience working in news journalism is required; two years at editor level, or heading an online platform. Evidence of team leadership should be apparent, preferably in a news-driven environment.

To apply, please send in your CV, covering letter and examples of your work to quoting ‘CWO Editor’ in the subject field.

Head of Sales / Sales Director

Arab Publishing Partners (APP), part of the ITP Group, is looking for an experienced senior sales manager or Head of Sales for the HELLO! Group which includes a quarterly Arabic premium publication (HELLO! Arabia), quarterly Asian focused title (HELLO! Indo-Arabia) and the weekly HELLO! Middle East magazine.

Candidates should be ambitious, enthusiastic and dynamic with 5-7 years proven experience of selling advertising and creative solutions in print and/or digital.

Hungry for success they will be able to demonstrate prior success in hitting sales targets and strong negotiation skills. Must have had prior people management experience and evidence of having developed their team.

The position is located in Dubai Media City with a tax free basic salary and attractive bonus scheme.

Please apply to with a copy of your CV and a covering letter explaining why you are the ideal candidate. Please include “HELLO! Sales” in the subject line of your email

Facilities and Safety Supervisor

We are looking for a forward thinking and confident Facilities and Safety Supervisor to maintain and develop our security and health and safety procedures within our busy publishing office. 

As a supervisory role, the ideal candidate should have strong motivational skills and have experience leading a small team. Other duties include but are not restricted to: administration, regular building checks, dealing with emergency alarms, risk assessment, investigation reporting, first aid and fire warden management, developing solid relationships with facilities management, our landlord, Civil Defence and other relevant stakeholders.

The applicant must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, a firm and professional manner, a willingness to work shifts and cover during times of annual leave/sickness, the ability to remain calm in high pressure situations and be of professional presentation.

Experience (Essential) 

  •  2 – 3 years experience in a supervisory role
  • Experience in health and safety issues and security
  • Adminstrative Experience
  • Computer Literacy

Experience (Desired) 

  • Driving Licence
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Civil Defence requirements and/or local health and safety law knowledge


  • Educated to high school level or above  

Please apply with your CV and covering letter to

Deputy Editor, Architectural Digest

Architectural Digest Middle East is the leading art, design and architecture publication in the region, currently searching for a Deputy Editor.

The ideal candidate should be a trained journalist with excellent writing and subbing skills and a minimum of three years’ experience in a similar capacity. Instinctive news and features planning are essential skills as is an interest in social media. To be successful, the right candidate will also be brimming with exciting regional and international ideas and have an ability to work to tight deadlines.

If you feel you are the right candidate and want to join the largest architecture and design publication in the region apply immediately with your CV and a covering letter to, quoting ‘AD Deputy Editor’ in the subject line.

APP is based in Dubai Media City and offers competitive tax-free salaries along with company medical insurance and the chance to work in one of the world's most exciting destinations.

B2B editorial opportunities in Dubai

Are you a talented B2B journalist, proficient in English and/or Arabic, and seeking an exciting new opportunity to develop your career?

And would you like to combine professional advancement with the chance to work in the seaside, tax-free city of Dubai?

ITP Business continues to invest in its market-leading portfolio of magazines and websites and is regularly looking for ambitious journalists and editors to join the team.

If you would like to be considered for future vacancies, please send your current CV with a short covering letter outlining your role and salary expectations to

Acting Editor & Acting Deputy Editor (Maternity Leave Cover) - Harper’s Bazaar Arabia

ITP Consumer Publishing is looking for Maternity leave cover for two positions on the leading luxury women’s editorial brand in the Middle East, Harper’s Bazaar Arabia. The two roles required are:

1) Acting Editor
2) Acting Deputy Editor

Role Summary:

Acting Editor, 1st August 2016 through to 31st March 2017

• Responsible for subbing all content across all Harper’s Bazaar Arabia platforms and brand extensions. Producing My List, This Month, Escape, Your Life section of the magazine and other features and news as required.
• Full editing responsibility for Harper’s Bazaar Qatar, Harper’s Bazaar Bride and Harper’s Bazaar Junior.
• Supporting the editor-in-chief and acting editor-in-chief in all matters of content generation, syndication, commercial opportunities and magazine production.

Between September 2016 and Mid-January 2015:
• In the absence of the editor-in-chief and acting editor-in-chief, serving as acting editor on Harper’s Bazaar Arabia.
• In the absence of the editor-in-chief and acting editor-in-chief assuming responsibility for planning, producing and executing Harper’s Bazaar Arabia core magazine plus brand extensions and supplements.
• In the absence of the editor-in-chief and acting editor-in-chief, assuming responsibility for sending all magazines scheduled within this timeframe to press on time, to budget and accurately.

Acting Deputy Editor, Mid-September 2016 through to Mid-January 2017

• Responsible for subbing all content across all Harper’s Bazaar Arabia platforms and brand extensions. Producing My List, This Month, Escape, Your Life section of the magazine and other features and news as required.
• Supporting the acting editor in all matters of content generation, syndication, commercial opportunities and magazine production.
• Full editing responsibility for Harper’s Bazaar Qatar, Harper’s Bazaar Bride and Harper’s Bazaar Junior.


Key responsibilities for both roles:
• Creating and running the flatplan for Harper’s Bazaar and all associated supplements and brand extensions.
• Planning and overseeing the execution of all editorial content.
• Selecting relevant syndicated content.
• Commissioning, briefing and producing local content.
• Ensuring all editorial content is relevant, accurate and engaging for Harper’s Bazaar Arabia’s readership of primarily GCC Arab women aged 30-60.
• Writing coverlines and working on the cover design with the creative director.
• Sending the magazine, supplements and brand extensions to press on time and to budget.
• Managing the Harper’s Bazaar Arabia editorial team.
• Working with the commercial and publishing teams to execute their requirements.
• Representing the brand at events for fashion, beauty and otherwise whenever relevant.

Skills required for both roles:
• Flatplan management
• Content planning
• Budget and deadline management
• Celebrity interviewing
• Subbing and sending magazine to press
• Ability to create beautiful, relevant, engaging covers
• Precise understanding of the Harper’s Bazaar Arabia reader and what content engages her across news, fashion, beauty and features
• Commercial savvy combined with editorial prowess

Desired profile:
We are looking for individuals with proven experience as a very senior section editor, deputy editor or higher level on an international print magazine or newspaper with proven ability to plan, produce and execute multiple editorial products to exemplary standards and tight deadlines.

Candidates will also need to:

• Possess at least five years’ experience in similar roles
• Be fluent in English – both oral and written

Additional Information:
The role is a full time position based in ITP’s Dubai Media City office and will involve working directly with the Publishing Director and the Commercial Director. The core business working hours are Sunday – Thursday 9-6pm, however flexible working ethics are expected. The final package will be determined based on level of experience.

For further information or to apply for this role please send your CV and covering letter to Louise Nichol at Please note, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Commercial Manager - London Office

ITP Promedia is looking for an exceptional salesperson to spearhead the continued commercial success of Professional Jeweller and

This is a perfect opportunity for a highly entrepreneurial salesperson who is capable of taking complete control of a brand and running it like their own fast-growing small business.

Professional Jeweller and combine to serve the highly professional community of distributors, consultants and manufacturers. Collectively, this community is responsible for the growth of this fast paced, highly competitive industry.

Professional Jeweller and have grown dramatically in the past few years, and the commercial manager will join a highly successful multi-channel brand that is ready to push on to a new level in 2016.

Day-to-day responsibilities will include:

• Account management of a rich group of loyal clients.
• Generating new business from new clients, and creating exciting new commercial opportunities for existing clients.
• Maintaining accurate records of all sales and future opportunities, and reporting them directly to ITP Promedia’s Sales Director.
• Working closely with the editor to continually innovate and grow the brand.

We require the following qualities from the Commercial Manager:

• A proven track record for account management and new business development.
• Impeccable organisational skills.
• Passion and an entrepreneurial spirit to grow the brand, and also contribute to the wider success of ITP Promedia.

ITP Promedia 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 Boutique Hotelier, Lingerie Insight and Watch Pro. We are also home to landmark events including the UK Lingerie Awards, the London Watch Show & the Hot 100.

To apply, please submit your Cover Letter and CV to, quoting ‘Commercial Manager - Professional Jeweller' in the subject field.

Fashion Director, Esquire Middle East

Esquire Middle East is looking for an experienced Fashion Director to produce and manage its style content across the magazine, supplements and digital platforms.

The ideal candidate should have solid experience in men’s fashion and will also be an accomplished writer who can write with authority on a range of topics. The ability to work quickly and effectively under pressure is essential.

The role involves the following tasks:

• Style and direct shoots / advertorials
• Manage freelance stylists and shoots
• Maintain a consistently high standard of editorial throughout the title
• Coordinate with the license holder to obtain materials for print.
• Manage the freelance style section budget
• Develop editorial talking points for the title
• Contribute daily stories to online platforms
• Act as the title’s ambassador at industry events
• Flatplan each style section and any relevant supplements (including editorship of the Big Black Book)
• Contribute to sub-editing process of the magazine
• Ability to write across a range of non-style related topics in an authentic Esquire voice

Specific requirements are:

• Five years relevant in-house editorial experience as stylist and writer
• Sub-editing skills and InDesign experience
• An outstanding portfolio of style and lifestyle articles
• Superlative organisation and time management skills
• A strong desire to live and work in Dubai

If you are the right candidate and want to join the largest publisher in the region then please send a CV along with a covering letter stating current salary, writing examples and relevant style examples to

Head of Customer & Market Research

ITP Publishing Group is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced research/data manager to help develop it’s Customer & Market Research division. Based in Dubai, you will be responsible for all aspects of the day-to-day running of the department.

The successful candidate will have a good grasp of the technical aspects of the research process, be able to establish client rapport quickly, produce top notch reports and credibly communicate the offering both internally and externally.

The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years’ experience in market research/data management and good commercial awareness and understanding of the research industry in EMEA. Also required will be solid experience in managing the roll-out of new products and propositions and experience in the development of research methodologies.

Applications should be submitted to and include a covering letter, your CV and a recent photograph.

Print & Paper Procurement Manager

We are looking for an experienced Print & Paper Procurement Manager with a background in the Print, Publishing and/or Paper industry.

The purpose of this position will be to manage the purchase, procurement and storage of all paper requirements for the offset printing of the company’s magazine portfolio. The main duties of the role include:

• Supplier search / supplier selection according to the organisation's paper requirements.
• Actively conduct problem solving with paper mills and shipping agents. This includes the development of action plans together with the suppliers and tracking the implementation of the defined measures
• Carry out contract and price negotiations
• Develop strong working relationships with publishers to understand and influence requirements
• Writing and delivering a sourcing plan considering local and international buying opportunities

The ideal candidate will have 1-2 years experience in a similar role and have proven skills in contract management, negotiation and both strategic and tactical procurement. Technical understanding is essential as well as experience in driving down TCO.
The successful candidate will have relevant degree qualifications and CIPS / MCIPS will be highly advantageous.

In addition, we are looking for someone who has:
• Intermediate knowledge in print production
• Experience in supplier management
• Good contract and price negotiation experience
• Experience in project management and knowledge
• Analytical Skills to work with multiple vendors to determine the best deals for the company, and have to evaluate the many pros and cons of each, based on price, quality, speed of delivery and other factors.
• Decision-Making Skills and the ability to use the information gathered by yourself and the purchasing agents to make decisions on behalf of your company.
• Math Skills, needed to analyse prices and get the best deals possible

This is a full time role based in Dubai. If you would like to apply for this position, please send your CV and a cover letter to with ‘Procurement Manager’ in the subject field.

Senior Sales Manager, B2B

We are looking for inspirational, highly effective and creative Senior Sales Managers to join our business-to-business publishing team.

Selling across print, digital, awards programmes and events, candidates will champion sales, manage top client accounts, and personally lead the commercial charge on one of our core brands. A successful track record in sales, excellent communication skills, a passion for meeting clients, and building relationships is a must; while previous management experience of monthly or weekly magazines is highly desirable.

You’ll also be hungry to grow your own career and determined to succeed. Ideally, you will have at least two years past sales experience working on a B2B publication, and will be able to demonstrate your creative approach toward clients.
Based in the tax-free coastal city of Dubai, the role offers successful candidates a strong career development opportunity, a positive, supportive and fun working environment, accompanied by a highly competitive basic salary and bonus scheme, as well as other core benefits such as medical coverage.

For more details of this exciting opportunity please apply with your CV and covering letter to, noting “B2B” in the subject line of your email.

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