Editor - B2B Beauty launch

Location
Dubai (Emirate) (AE)
Salary
£30,000 - £40,000
Posted
02 Jul 2018
Closes
02 Aug 2018
Discipline
Media
Sector
B2B, Publishing
Business Type
Brand / In-house
Seniority
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

This is an exciting opportunity to relocate to Dubai and work with one of the region's largest media companies!

ITP Business, part of the ITP Media Group, is looking for an experienced editor to help launch a business to business (B2B) title serving the Middle East’s growing beauty industry.

The ideal candidate will understand the reader’s business needs and challenges, and address them in the publication and its digital platforms. The right person will constantly be thinking about how to improve the title’s content and its commercial performance.

The successful candidate must excel at project management, have outstanding writing and subbing skills and be passionate about creating innovative content that involves the readers and builds communities around the brand.

We are looking for someone with the vision to drive the editorial development of the title, as well as lead and manage the brand's awards programme and other brand extensions.

The best person for the job will be able to generate plenty of contacts and ideas and be happy representing the brand at industry events and engaging with industry figures. Internally, the editor must forge strong relationships with our sales, production and photography and video teams.

The successful candidate must have least three years’ experience on a B2B title, have an up-to-date knowledge of the beauty, hair, make-up and perfumery industry and possess an enthusiastic and outgoing attitude.

Strong web, social media and video publishing skills are necessary for this role. Experience in the Middle Eastern region is desirable.

The role is permanent, full-time and based in the tax-free coastal city of Dubai. To apply, please submit your CV, samples of your work and a covering letter describing why you are the best person for the role.

ITP Media Group reaches an audience of more than 34 million people across the region and beyond through its websites, portals, social media platforms, events, conferences, award ceremonies, magazines, books and social media influencers agency.