Online Managing Editor | Mediaquest Corp. - United Arab Emirates
At Mediaquest, An award-winning and extremely popular Middle East business website is looking for a Managing Editor. Only those with first class editorial experience need apply.
Based in Dubai, you will have complete oversight of the website, from editorial content to social media interaction and future development. This dynamic position involves managing a small team of reporters and editing their work, as well as taking a lead in writing news, features and blogs on a broad range of regional business issues, with a specific focus on the Gulf. Facing daily deadlines and a fluid news agenda, you will write fresh, original content, originate exciting story ideas, and fact-check articles, all while keeping a constant eye on breaking stories. You will continually liaise with the digital team to evolve the website, and work closely with your team to engage with the loyal followers of the site.
The ideal candidate for this exciting position will have at least five years experience as a reporter or preferably editor in the local media scene, ideally with online experience. A flawless command of written English and versatile writing skills are mandatory, as is the willingness to put in extra hours when required. Knowledge of Photoshop and Word Press is a big plus. Only candidate living in UAE can apply.
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Mediaquest Corp.Founded in 1987 in Paris, MediaquestCorp. now publishes in three languages with operations on three continents. With over 150 employees and 17 consumer and trade titles covering business, marketing, communications, women’s interests, lifestyle and entertainment, MediaquestCorp. is poised to become one of the leading media companies in the Middle East and North Africa. The company built its reputation through a portfolio of well-regarded business titles including Trends, Saneou Al Hadath, Arabies and Communicate.
took over the publishing and event divisions of Gray Business Communications (GBC), adding a number of respected brands to its portfolio including Gulf Marketing Review, GMR-Online, trends,Al Tasweeq Al Arabi ,Raceweek, haya mbc . kippreport.com, kazdar.com, dotmena.com.