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As a media organization with businesses in print, digital and radio, along with being a leading newspaper in the UAE, GN Media is always on the look out for candidates with talent. With a challenging, rewarding work environment, competitive pay and benefits, Gulf News is one of the premium organizations to work for in the country. It is no surprise that we boast of very low attrition rates and long average tenures of our employees.If you are interested in joining of the most successful media companies in the UAE, please send your updated resume to recruitment@alnisrpublishing.com

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Advertising Sales Manager

This is a unique opportunity to join the team of leading men’s lifestyle and automotive magazines in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

As an Advertising Sales Manager, you will be responsible for maximizing income from Print Online advertising, Events and Sponsorships from all the products. Whilst we are looking for someone ambitious and target driven, essential personal qualities include being natural, warm and genuine; someone who demonstrates real passion for our business to forge strong relationships with clients at all levels, win new business and maximise existing business.

Your experience, skills and abilities include:

  • Men’s Lifestyle/Automotive publishing sales experience (candidates with this background will definitely take precedence).
  • The ability to prioritise a demanding work load and comfortably manage pressure.
  • Maintaining a thorough understanding of all clients in your portfolio, including business objectives, spending patterns, media selection and market challenges.
  • Securing new business through up-sell and cross sell from existing clients.
  • Generating a pipeline of new corporate and strategic relationships
  • To effectively manage the members of the Sales Team with effective group meetings.
  • Demonstrable skills in selling media opportunities, and a strong understanding of the media market.
  • A deep understanding of print, sponsorship, events and digital markets.
  • Taking a solutions-based approach and seeking out ways to grow opportunities.
  • Being a ‘brand ambassador’ and having a track record of building strong client relationships.
  • Able to compile concise reports and revenue updates.
  • Being organised with an acute attention to detail
  • A solid track record of maximizing sales opportunities

You could also follow us on linkedin to apply for this vacancy.

Advertising Sales Manager

This is a unique opportunity to join the team of leading men’s lifestyle and automotive magazines in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

As an Advertising Sales Manager, you will be responsible for maximizing income from Print Online advertising, Events and Sponsorships from all the products. Whilst we are looking for someone ambitious and target driven, essential personal qualities include being natural, warm and genuine; someone who demonstrates real passion for our business to forge strong relationships with clients at all levels, win new business and maximise existing business.

Your experience, skills and abilities include:

  • Men’s Lifestyle/Automotive publishing sales experience (candidates with this background will definitely take precedence).
  • The ability to prioritise a demanding work load and comfortably manage pressure.
  • Maintaining a thorough understanding of all clients in your portfolio, including business objectives, spending patterns, media selection and market challenges.
  • Securing new business through up-sell and cross sell from existing clients.
  • Generating a pipeline of new corporate and strategic relationships
  • To effectively manage the members of the Sales Team with effective group meetings.
  • Demonstrable skills in selling media opportunities, and a strong understanding of the media market.
  • A deep understanding of print, sponsorship, events and digital markets.
  • Taking a solutions-based approach and seeking out ways to grow opportunities.
  • Being a ‘brand ambassador’ and having a track record of building strong client relationships.
  • Able to compile concise reports and revenue updates.
  • Being organised with an acute attention to detail
  • A solid track record of maximizing sales opportunities

You could also follow us on linkedin to apply for this vacancy.

Web Producer

Web Producers are responsible for enhancing the GulfNews.com website, taking the lead with multimedia sections of the site - Galleries, Video, Interactives and Infographics. Producers are also responsible for images within articles, building and managing manual pages, and databases of content.

The successful candidate will need to be able to write captions and headlines without an editor checking copy. The ability to write compelling headlines accurately is therefore a must.

Accuracy and attention to detail is a must.

Producers work closely with Web News Editors on key traffic driving stories.

Web producers should have:

  • An active interest in the news and online
  • Strong visual skills working with images to create attractive galleries and graphics
  • Image editing skills
  • Use of creative and productivity packages – such as Photoshop and Office (particularly MS Excel)
  • In depth knowledge of content management systems
  • Have an awareness of analytics systems and how to use them

You could also follow us on linkedin to apply for this vacancy.

Bilingual News Presenter/Reporter

Gulf News Broadcasting is seeking an experienced Bilingual News Presenter/Reporter to write and deliver newscasts on air, anchoring breaking news coverage and producing stories. Successful candidates must be able to generate exclusive and distinctive content and creatively communicate that content to a wide-ranging audience in broadcast and digital radio.

The successful applicant is expected to have :

  • Flair for crafting simple, easy to understand, ear catching writing.
  • Superior news judgment and the ability to find primary sources to produce daily story assignments, breaking news events, and long-term futures reporting.
  • Must have proven on-air performance ability, possess broad knowledge of national and regional issues and must have excellent writing and storytelling skills.
  • A minimum of five (5) years broadcast journalism experience on air in a news environment with extensive writing, reporting and producing across all broadcast and digital platforms
  • Understanding of and passion for radio and online news gathering is essential
  • Knowledge of radio production with an understanding of how to quickly turn breaking news, interviews, reporter debriefs, and anchor wraps.
  • Ability to manage daily assignments and perform under deadline
  • Should be fluent in English and Arabic and be able to present and report news in English as well as in Arabic.
  • Technical know how of running the desk preferably master control
  • Sound editing on adobe is required

You could also follow us on linkedin to apply for this vacancy.

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