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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



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. Please include “SSA” in the subject line of your email.


Group Art Director - Harper's Bazaar Arabia

The Role:

ITP Consumer Publishing is looking for an ambitious and talented Group Art Director to join the Harper’s Bazaar Arabia team. The purpose of the role is to manage and lead the art direction and design of the magazines, digital platforms and all brand extensions including events, working in collaboration with Marketing and Editorial and reporting to the Editor in Chief.

Required skills and experience:

• To work across the entire Bazaar brand portfolio, which includes, but is not limited to; ART, Interiors, Junior, Bride, Qatar, The Arabic Edition and Best Dressed. As well as designing events and marketing collateral, whilst also assisting the Online Editor with images for social media and Bazaar’s, soon-to-be-launched, website
• To manage the Art Director working within the team, supporting them in their role as the main designer across Interiors, Junior and special editions, whilst utilising them as a resource across the monthly publication
• Source and manage freelance Art Directors, for key projects at busy times, when the existing team are at maximum capacity - this is often to design HB Art or commercial supplements
• To work closely with the Picture Editor to come up with creative concepts for still-lives, occasionally at short notice. When required you will assist the Fashion Director on celebrity and real women photo shoots, both locally and internationally
• Have the confidence to take the initiative and work with a small team and to be prepared to work long hours to reach tight editorial and commercial deadlines when needed
• A working knowledge of InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop is essential. Knowledge of digital/online design is preferred, but a desire to learn more and be trained in this area is key
• To respect the editorial integrity and international guidelines of the brands when producing the magazine
• To understand and work within the commercial realities of publishing in the Middle East and the pressures of the current climate
• To work closely with Hearst Media International, HQ in NYC, and leverage on the resource and team in place, as well as working in line with their international brand guidelines, and managing necessary approvals on local content from international Hearst offices, e.g. covers

Additional skills required:

• Creative Direction beyond the Art Direction of the magazine
• Brand and product development from a design POV
• Ability to work well under pressure and maintain high attention to detail
• Sensitivity to the specific requirements and cultural considerations presented by this region
• A very good understanding of media and the media market place, but not defined by it and most definitely able to think outside its traditional parameters

Desired profile:

The type of candidate who will be successful in this role is someone who understands media as a whole, but is specifically experienced in print. You must have a minimum of five years' experience at Art Director level, on an international women’s fashion title. Crucially, you must be flexible and have a can-do, positive attitude which shows you are respectful, responsible and dedicated and by default demonstrate passion, brand understanding and leadership.

We are looking for someone who is dynamic, proactive and tenacious and likes to work in a multicultural environment. An individual who is accountable, socially smart and extremely organised, someone who uses their own initiative and loves to communicate and work as part of a team.

Additional information:

Reporting to the Editor in Chief, the Group Art Director will manage a team of one full time Art Director, as well as freelance Art Directors, who come in on specific projects. Candidates should appreciate that the role is Dubai and office based, however travel on key projects may be required. Official hours are 9:00am – 6:00pm, however out of hours work is expected on deadline, making up for quieter periods in the month.

We offer a competitive salary and an opportunity to work on one of the region’s most dynamic brands. The final package will be determined based on level experience.

Please apply to recruitment@itp.com with a copy of your CV and a cover letter as to why you are the ideal candidate for the job. Please include “GAD” in the subject line of your email.


Senior Sales Manager - Hello! Middle East

Arab Publishing Partners (APP), part of the ITP Group, is looking for an experienced media sales person to join the Hello! Middle East team.

The successful candidate will be ambitious, enthusiastic and dynamic, with a minimum of one year’s proven experience of selling advertising and creative solutions in print and/or digital.

Hungry for success, you will be able to demonstrate prior achievements in hitting sales targets and strong negotiation skills. You will have passion for the Hello! brand and be comfortable working in a fast paced environment and be able to hit the ground running.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Sales Manager who is looking for the next step in their career, working on this prestigious title.

If this sounds like you, please apply to: recruitment@itp.com with a copy of your CV and a covering letter explaining why you are the ideal candidate for the position.

The position is located at ITP Head Office, Dubai Media City with tax free basic salaries and attractive bonus schemes. Please include “HSSM” in the subject line of your email.


Features Writer - Hotelier Middle East

Hotelier Middle East is searching for a creative and intelligent business journalist to fill the post of Features Writer.

The Features Writer will play a core role developing engaging ideas and delivering powerful features for both print and online. The high pressure role also requires delivering daily news content for hoteliermiddleeast.com, subbing pages and working alongside the brand’s event team.

The ideal candidate will be a native English speaker, have up to 18 months experience in business 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 issues facing the industry.

The candidate should have a degree-level education, from a reputable university. Appropriate journalism qualifications are also desirable.

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 please email: crystal.chesters@itp.com with your CV, covering letter and samples of your written work. Please include “FEH” in the subject line of your email.


Art Editor - Ahlan! Arabia

Ahlan! Arabia is looking for a talented Art Editor (Arabic language).

Ahlan! Arabia is the UAE's most popular Arabic-language celebrity weekly, offering its young female readers the latest celebrity news from both Arabia and Hollywood, the most glamorous fashion, the latest beauty looks plus photos from the region's most exclusive red carpet events.

At least two years’ experience in the consumer magazine market is essential, as is a love of fashion and celebrity style. The ideal applicant will be creatively and technically proficient, unflappable and organised with a passion for designing eye-catching layouts to style. You’ll need the confidence to both take the initiative and work with a small team under the pressure of a weekly deadline.

Experience of designing for online and digital platforms is also useful.

Does this sound like you? If so, please send an up-to-date CV and links/samples of work to Cate Warde, Group Art Director at catherine.warde@itp.com. We regret only those with both relevant experience and fluent Arabic will be considered for the role.

Based in Dubai, ITP is the leading magazine publisher in the Middle East. The company publishes more than 80 weekly and monthly magazines and has a wide portfolio of market-leading digital properties.


Editor - Commercial Interior Design

ITP Business is looking for a creative, intelligent and enthusiastic editor to take the helm of Commercial Interior Design (CID).

The ten-year-old, commercially successful business-to-business title is the established voice for the interior design community in the Middle East and the flagship magazine in the design group at ITP Business - the largest business, technology and construction trade publisher in the region.

Commercial Interior Design is the leading source of ideas, inspiration and product information for industry professionals. Read by senior decision makers and influencers, the publication covers all aspects of commercial interiors, from residential to industrial, offices to retail outlets, hotels to health spas and everything in between.

The right candidate must be passionate about interior design, possess excellent editorial skills and have a proven track record in business journalism. The candidate must be confident and authoritative enough to act as the face of the CID brand and have the requisite vision to drive the editorial development of the magazine and its associated website.

Sound digital publishing skills, public speaking experience and a positive attitude are necessary for this position.

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 Robert Willock (robert.willock@itp.com). Please include “ECID” in the subject line of your email.


Sales Manager - Time Out Abu Dhabi

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, in addition to continuing to build home grown successes.

We are growing our team in Abu Dhabi and looking for sales staff with UK training, to help build on the success of Time Out Abu Dhabi.

To be successful for this role, applicants must be able to demonstrate that they have worked on their own initiative and over achieved on targets. Ambition and print media sales experience are a must. Local market knowledge is an advantage, however not essential.

This is a fantastic opportunity if you are looking for a new challenge in the capital of the UAE. ITP fully supports overseas candidates with a relocation packages including; a flight into Abu Dhabi, short term subsidised accommodation, visa and health insurance. We offer generous tax-free salaries, plus target based commission.

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!

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 “SMTOAD” in the subject line of your email.


PA/Corporate Affairs Administrator

We are looking for an experienced PA and administrator, who is willing to be involved in a diverse range of duties across ITP.

We are looking for a mature and professionally presented PA to provide executive support to members of the Senior Management Team at ITP, together with providing administrative assistance to the Corporate Affairs Team.

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. They will be used to prioritising their workload to meet conflicting demands on their time.

As a PA/Corporate Affairs Administrator, your duties will include:
• Complex diary and travel management
• Arranging meetings
• Creating and managing highly confidential reports and files
• Providing dedicated administrative support to the Corporate Affairs team including; filing and responding to emails
• Receiving calls and visitors for the Corporate Affairs Team, including VIP’s
• 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
• 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 minimum of 3 years previous experience in a PA role is essential
• Previous administration experience - essential
• A professional appearance and approach
• A high school diploma
• 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 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 “PAA” in the subject line of your email.
 


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!


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.


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