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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



B2B Sales Manager

Are you looking for an exciting new opportunity to progress your sales career? Have you ever thought about moving to the beautiful coastal city of Dubai? If yes, we have a fantastic opportunity for you!

ITP, established 25 years ago, with an excellent reputation as the largest media business in the Middle East, has over 500 staff on 80 readership brands across print, digital and events. ITP publishes licensed products from Time Out to Arabian Business and continues to build home grown successes. We are expanding and looking for sales staff with UK training.

We are currently recruiting for a highly effective media sales professional to join our B2B team in Dubai. This is a fantastic opportunity for a bright and dedicated individual to join our successful portfolio of market-leading business brands and for someone looking to ‘fast track’ their career development.

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing and growing an extensive client base and delivering top line revenue growth for our market leading B2B monthly magazines. Applicants will preferably have media sales experience, however strong candidates with other sales experience will be considered.

We offer generous tax-free salaries, plus target based commission. ITP fully supports overseas candidates with a relocation packages including; flight into Dubai, short term subsidised accommodation, visa and health insurance.

If you feel ready to make a potentially life-changing decision and come to work in a vibrant and growing market, then apply now to recruitment@itp.com with your CV and noting “B2B” in the subject line of your email.

We offer excellent office facilities in a purpose built, ultra-modern building in Dubai Media City, opposite the world famous Palm Jumeirah and close to all major areas, in one of the world’s most lively cities. You’ll join a business with a wide variety of nationalities and opportunities.

If that wasn’t enough, consider that year-round the weather is consistently 20 degrees warmer than the UK – and sunshine and warmth, in our experience, always puts smiles on our faces!


Arabic Designer - Etihad In-flight publications

ITP Customer Publishing is looking for a talented, hardworking and passionate designer to work across the Etihad Airways group of in-flight publications.

Etihad Airways is the national airline of the UAE and flies from Abu Dhabi to over 60 destinations worldwide. ITP produces four publications for Etihad Airways: Etihadinflight, the monthly travel and lifestyle in-flight magazine for Economy Class guests; Aspire, the monthly business and luxury travel publication produced for Etihad’s First and Business Class guests; Ignition, produced once a year to coincide with the FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX; and Boutique, the duty free catalogue which is produced three times a year.

The primary responsibilities for this position are to manage the design and layout for all pages in the Arabic sections of all four magazines, whilst working closely with the Group Art Director and to assist with any layouts for the English sections of the magazines, when necessary. The role also entails the translation of the brand’s design philosophy into ancillary projects including; media kits, print and digital ads, sales letters, digital content and other related collateral.

Specific requirements are:
• Fluency in Arabic and English.
• Minimum 5 years’ magazine experience as a mid-weight designer or senior designer.
• Excellent proficiency in the latest version of InDesign CS, Photoshop CS and Illustrator CS.
• A degree or relevant equivalent qualification.
• An outstanding portfolio that shows a variety of design work.
• Excellent time keeping.
• A good understanding of the publishing industry and its demands.
• Any iPad or digital media design experience will be beneficial.

To apply, please send a copy of your CV, a covering letter and your portfolio to: recruitment@itp.com. Please ensure to use the reference “Etihad Designer” in the subject line of your email.

Please be aware that applications without portfolio examples will not be considered.


Group Sales Manager - ITP Executive

ITP was established 25 years ago and has an excellent reputation as the largest media business in the Middle East. More than 500 staff work on 80 readership brands combining print, digital and events in consumer, business and customer focused product groups. We are expanding once again and seek sales staff with a strong background in the trained sales environment.

The ITP Executive group publishes Arabian Business, the leading business weekly launched 15 years ago across 5 platforms and 2 languages across the Middle East region. In addition CEO Middle East was launched 8 years ago and Start-Up in 2012 in the SME sector. We also have 22 events and a digital platform of 1.6m unique monthly visitors.

Due to the expansion of the Executive group we are currently recruiting for a Group Sales Manager/Sales Director designate.

The candidate will lead our dynamic sales team of 8 staff and ideally have previous experience within the UAE/GCC, being able to display a strong approach to leadership, combined with mentoring and training. You will be a trailblazer, who empowers your team to take responsibility and ownership. What is more important than local/regional knowledge is a track record in taking a complex series of products and leading a sales team to success. The candidate needs to show how this has been achieved over a significant period and communicate clearly what they would bring to the ITP Executive group in ideas, training, initiatives and drive.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a prime brand, at a senior level and candidates are encouraged from all sectors.

ITP offers excellent packages built on a tax-free income, plus performance based incentives. We are proud that a good proportion of our staff have been in our business for many years, rising in seniority along with their success. Most launches and successful products are led by staff with prior accomplishment in the business, so your career path is clear and achievable.

If you feel ready to join our team and come to work in a vibrant and growing market, then apply now to recruitment@itp.com with your CV and covering letter. Please include “GSM Executive” in the subject line of your email.

We provide an excellent working environment in a purpose built, ultra-modern office in Dubai Media City, opposite the world famous Palm Jumeirah and close to all major areas, in one of the world’s most vibrant cities. You’ll join a business with a wide variety of nationalities.

Apply today to take a new path with your career in the major media business of the Middle East.
 


Sales Executive - Hospitality Group - London Office

Promedia Publishing is looking for an exceptional salesperson to help us continue the dramatic growth of our Hospitality Group magazines, digital platforms and events.

The Hospitality Group is already home to Boutique Hotelier, Catering Insight and several market-leading events and digital extensions.

We are looking for an experienced Sales Executive, who can launch new brands within the group, as well as contribute to the growth of existing products.

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.

Our Hospitality titles have grown dramatically in the past few years and the Sales Executive will be joining a highly successful, multi-channel group, that is ready to push on to a new level.

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 the head of the Hospitality Group.
• Working closely with the editorial team to continually innovate and grow the brands.

We require the following qualities from the successful candidate:
• 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 Promedia.

Promedia Publishing is a subsidiary of the 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, Catering Insight, Professional Jeweller and WatchPro. We are also home to landmark events including the UK Lingerie Awards and the London Watch Show.

To apply for this position, please send your CV and a covering letter to: recruitment@itp.com, please quote ‘SEHG’ in the subject line of your email.


Catalogues Editor - Customer Publishing

ITP Customer Publishing is looking for a hardworking and enthusiastic Editor to work on a broad range of publications. The role will including editing all show dailies, previews and catalogues for major exhibition and event organisers in the United Arab Emirates.

The job entails:
• Writing, rewriting, layout, sub-editing and proofreading material for the various publications
• Liaising with and supporting the freelance Arabic editor and Arabic senior designer, ensuring all pages are signed off in a timely manner
• Briefing freelancers for certain publications
• Preparing annual schedules for all publications
• Sending pages to clients
• Ensuring all client debriefs and changes are met
• Flat planning each publication, whilst working closely with the Sales Manager
• Checking all proofs from the printers
• Packaging all files and working closely with the production team

The ideal candidate will come from a contract publishing background and be able to demonstrate their ability to manage multiple editorial projects at the same time. An ability to establish and maintain professional client relations is essential. Flexibility, patience, a “can-do” attitude and a proactive approach to problem solving are all desirable qualities. The candidate must be able to work independently.

Specific requirements are:
1. At least three years relevant editorial experience, at Deputy Editor or Editor level
2. Sub-editing and InDesign skills are essential
3. Proficiency in both Microsoft Word and Excel
4. Basic knowledge of Photoshop
5. Exceptional organisational and time-management skills
6. A keen eye for detail

The position is based at our offices in Media City, Dubai. We offer a competitive tax-free salary and fantastic working environment.

To apply for this position, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@itp.com. Please include “CE” in the subject line of your email.


Senior Sales Manager - Stylist Arabia

Arab Publishing Partners (APP) is the GCC’s fastest growing premium magazine publisher with an elite portfolio of brands including Stylist Arabia, Condé Nast Traveller, Architectural Digest, The Rake, Revolution, Villa 88 and soon-to-be launched ShortListDubai.com.

Stylist Arabia is the UAE’s only female freemium title with a weekly circulation of 50,000 copies. The magazine is known for its innovative, thought provoking approach and we are looking for an experienced Senior Sales Manager to join our team.

To be considered you should be ambitious, enthusiastic and dynamic with at least 2-years’ worth experience of advertising and media sales in the UAE media market. You will be able to demonstrate prior success in hitting sales targets and have strong negotiation skills.

The position is located at ITP Head Office, Dubai Media City with tax free basic salary and an attractive bonus scheme.

Please apply to recruitment@itp.com with a copy of your CV and a covering letter explaining why you are the ideal candidate by 31st March 2015. Please include “SSM” in the subject line of your email.


Accounts Assistant

We have a vacancy for an Accounts Assistant to join our established Finance team.

The successful candidate will be a Commerce Graduate, with a minimum of 2 years previous accounting experience.

MS Office skills, with a good working knowledge of Excel are required. Excellent communication skills, together with good written and spoken English are essential.

Please apply with your CV and a covering letter which clearly sets out how you meet the criteria for the role to: recruitment@itp.com. Please include “AA” in the subject line of your email.


Credit Controller

We are currently recruiting for a Credit Controller to join our busy team. The role includes having responsibility for accounts, maintaining regular client contact, dealing with client statements, liaising with in-house sales teams and tracking payments.

Previous credit control experience is not essential, however you will be a fast learner and with the ability to adapt quickly to the role. Experience of filing court cases at the Dubai Courts is advantageous.

The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience:
• Excellent verbal and written English language skills
• The ability to build good relationships with clients
• The ability to be assertive and have the drive and tenacity to see things through to a successful conclusion
• To be numerate, methodical and organized, with a strong sense of initiative
• Computer literacy, including use of Microsoft Outlook and Excel

Please apply in writing to recruitment@itp.com with your CV and a covering letter. Please include “CC” in the subject line of your email.


Corporate Affairs Administrator

We have an exciting new opportunity for a Corporate Affairs Administrator to join our team!

We are looking for an experienced administrator, who is willing to be involved in a diverse range of duties across ITP. The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, capable and willing to work as part of a team. They will be able to carry out duties which require strict confidentiality, a high attention to detail and will be confident in dealing with colleagues, of all levels, from across the business.

As Corporate Affairs Administrator, your duties will include:
• Providing dedicated administrative support to the Corporate Affairs team including; filing, making travel arrangements and responding to emails
• Receiving calls and visitors for the Corporate Affairs Team, including VIP’s
• Providing administrative support to the Senior Management Team, including PA duties
• Attending regular ITP events to take care of VIP guests and carry out other duties, to support the events team
• Content management, including updating the corporate website and intranet system
• Carrying out thorough reviews of company suppliers
• Working in conjunction with other departments, to ensure that the ITP offices are maintained to an excellent standard
• The management of seat allocations for new joiners to ITP
• Undertaking regular visits to other ITP offices, including Abu Dhabi, Bahrain and Doha
• Managing the office supplies for the ITP offices in Media City

The successful candidate will have:
• A high school diploma
• Previous administration experience - essential
• Previous PA experience - essential
• A professional appearance and approach
• The confidence to deal with colleagues of all levels from across the business and VIP’s
• Excellent English language skills – both verbal and written
• Outstanding customer service skills
• Self-motivation, resourcefulness, creativity and a commitment to excellence
• Strong computer skills

Western educated candidates, male or female, need only apply.

Please be aware that previous applicants need not apply.

This is a fantastic and diverse role, offering the opportunity to grow and learn within ITP. If you would like to join our team and work in a supportive environment, please apply in writing with a covering letter outlining why you are the ideal candidate for the role and a copy of your CV to: recruitment@itp.com. Please include “CAA” in the subject line of your email.


Sales Executive - Lingerie Insight & UK Lingerie Awards

Promedia Publishing is one of the hottest media companies in London right now, launching two or more new brands every year that embrace multiple channels including tablets, smart phones, social media, web, business events and print.

Based in the heart of London’s EC1 – also known as Silicon Roundabout – we embody the entrepreneurial spirit of the Google generation, while keeping our feet firmly on the ground with rock solid, profitable, brand building.

Right now we are looking for a Sales Executive for Lingerie Insight, the UK’s only business title that publishes across all digital platforms, as well as an unrivalled monthly magazine.

Lingerie Insight is a hugely successful brand that includes a dedicated website attracting 30,000 unique visitors per month; a Daily News Alert read by 7,500 lingerie professionals every day and its own mobile apps. Lingerie Insight is also responsible for the UK Lingerie Awards, a dazzling event attended by both lingerie executives and a raft of celebrities.

We are looking for a Sales Executive with the passion and talent to take what is already the UK’s biggest lingerie business brand and take it to an even higher level of success.

Key responsibilities of the Sales Executive include:

• Building professional relationships with a list of key advertisers.
• Generating immediate revenues for print and digital publications, along with strong forward bookings.
• Attracting big name sponsors for the UK Lingerie Awards.
• Managing accounts in order to deepen relationships and build advertising and sponsorship spending.

We require the following qualities and experience for the Sales Executive role:

• An unbridled passion for fashion and media sales.
• A minimum of two years in business magazine and/or digital media sales.
• Creativity to grow revenues across print, digital and events.
• Experience in fashion-focused business magazines and websites would be an advantage.
• A fearless approach to sales, particularly for huge annual advertising campaigns and large sponsorship packages for the UK Lingerie Awards.
• The ability to thrive in a fast-growing business.

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 Professional Jeweller, WatchPro and Lingerie Insight.

Please apply with your CV and covering letter, explaining why you are the perfect candidate for the job to: recruitment@itp.com. Please include “SELI” in the subject line of your email.


Sales Manager - Women's Health & Viva

ITP Consumer, publishers of world class magazines including Women’s Health & Viva, are looking for a dynamic and ambitious Sales Manager 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 and a fantastic working environment at our offices in Dubai Media City.

To apply for the role, please send a copy of your CV and a covering letter explaining why you are the ideal candidate for the job to: recruitment@itp.com. Please include “SMWH” in the subject line of your email.


Editor - Men's Health

ITP, the largest magazine publishing group in the Middle East, seeks an experienced and passionate Editor for the market leading Middle East edition of the world’s leading men’s magazine brand: Men’s Health.

With at least three years’ experience on a consumer magazine and at least one year’s experience as Editor or higher, the successful applicant will balance being a talented and resourceful writer, with excellent organizational skills and a passion for the topic. He or she will be creative, resourceful and demonstrate an ability to work under pressure.

The position requires excellent communication skills and the ability to work closely with the Design, Commercial and Production teams. Experience in working on a licensed title is also desirable, but not essential.

To apply for the position please send a covering letter, a copy of your CV and examples of your work to: recruitment@itp.com. Please include “EMH” in the subject line of your email.


Editor - Time Out Kids

ITP Publishing is looking for an Editor to join its market-leading monthly title aimed at families in Dubai, Time Out Kids.

Educated to degree level with a flair for writing and a keen eye for detail, you will be responsible for the continued success of the Dubai magazine and for expanding the Time Out Kids brand across the GCC.

Applicants must have at least three years experience as Editor or Deputy Editor on a monthly magazine title. The position involves planning, commissioning, writing and editing the features and regular sections, as well as working on a range of brand extensions for the title including guides, supplements, and Time Out events.

You will bring fresh ideas across the range of titles, researching, writing and subbing articles, as well as organising and managing freelancers. Maintaining good contact with PRs and parents, taking an active interest in our online site and managing the listings will also form part of the job.
This full-time position would suit a capable, enthusiastic and organised journalist. Parenthood, or at least an affinity with kids, is an advantage.

To apply, send your CV, covering letter, and relevant samples of your writing to recruitment@itp.com, quoting reference TOK in the subject line.


Reporter - Construction Week

Construction Week, a business magazine and website about the construction industry in the GCC, has a fantastic opportunity for a reporter to join their successful team.

The Reporter's core role is to write news, features and advertorial content for all of the Construction Week channels. Reporters play a vital role generating the backbone of content for our readers, as well as helping the Editors take the magazine to press and produce the twice-daily e-newsletters.

The ideal candidate will be a native English speaker, have up to two years’ experience in news journalism and demonstrate a natural talent for writing.

A relentless ability to hit deadlines is essential, as are the skills to get to grips with a wide range of business topics.

The Reporter must quickly demonstrate their writing proficiency and be open to and prepared to act upon feedback from their Editor. The Reporter will be constantly talking to people in their industry and must be highly professional at all times. The Reporter must acquire knowledge of their readers’ business challenges and be able to write about these issues with confidence and authority.

The candidate should have a degree-level education from a reputable university. Appropriate journalism courses are also desirable. A minimum of 12 months experience working in a Reporter role is required. The candidate should also be able to demonstrate how they have successfully worked as part of a team and developed their skills on the job.

Regional travel will be required, so adaptability, patience and an open-minded approach to other cultures are essential. The role is permanent, full-time and based in the tax-free coastal city of Dubai.

To apply, email recruitment@itp.com, with your CV and covering letter. Please include “RCW” in the subject line of your email.


Deputy Editor, Time Out Abu Dhabi

ITP Publishing is looking for a Deputy Editor to join Abu Dhabi’s premier weekly consumer magazine, Time Out Abu Dhabi.

This exciting and fast-paced role involves planning, writing and editing weekly content covering the biggest and best venues and events in the capital of the UAE, as well as assistance in managing a talented and dedicated editorial team.

Good candidates will be able to demonstrate the skill, experience, passion and commitment required to succeed in the role. Applicants should have at least four years’ experience working in consumer magazine publishing, preferably with at least one year’s experience working on a weekly title.

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and your CV to alexander.hammond@itp.com. Please include “DETO” in the subject line of your email.
 


B2B/B2C Sales Managers

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 recruitment@itp.com.


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