United Media Services (UMS) is amongst the largest and leading publishing and media marketing organisations in Oman. Our titles are leaders in their categories and powerful mediums for advertisers to maximise their reach. UMS also specializes in doing Corporate niche events in the genre of business and lifestyle.
To join its young, dynamic, passionate and experienced team of professionals UMS requires the following:
Position: Digital Media Executives
- Manage websites, online newsletters and social media accounts
- Write, edit and publish content on a daily basis using CMS
- Co-ordinate with external service providers, journalists, marketing team and clients
- Conceptualize and execute internal/external digital marketing campaigns
- Build and promote traffic on websites and social media
- Monitor competitive environment and track new trends
Tech savvy self-starterswith experience of atleast 2 years in the above mentioned areas are encouraged to apply. The positions are available in our Muscat and Doha offices.
Position : Deputy Editor (Arabic)
Looking for an experienced journalist for Al Mar'a, our women's magazine.
The ideal candidates should have the -
- track record of excellence as a writer and editor
- talent for identifying important and relevant stories
- A proven ability to turn ideas into compelling, clear, and insightful articles
- Experience in lifestyle journalism is a plus
- Ability to converse in English
- Formal journalism qualification from a respected institution
- Salary will be commensurate to experience and abilities
- 3-5 years of relevant experience in an arabic magazine or newspaper
Position: Event Manager (Multi-lingual – Arabic and English)
Event Manager: Overall to lead, develop and run the Event Management business successfully and profitably. The personmust haveprior experience with a reputed event management company in a similar position.The person will be responsible for organising and conducting various events.He/She will plan, direct, coordinate and implement activities from conceptualization, serving partner relationships, securing sponsorships, marketing and planning, to realization and evaluation, as well as build the team for this developing business stream. He/She will individually and along with a small team be responsible for delivering the targets, strategising for the success of the events, forge strong client relationships, innovate opportunities to meet client expectations. Should be a seasoned professional in Event Management, with at least 5 years experience, excellent presentation skills and ability to build and manage a team.Being bi-lingual (English and Arabic) will be a significant advantage. This position is for both Oman and Qatar.
Position: Advertising Manager
Prior experience with a reputed publishing company specialized in magazine publishing and B2B publications in a similar position.The person will be responsible for the overall performance of a portfolio of magazine titles.He will be responsible for generating advertising sales as per set targets, forge strong client relationships, innovate advertising opportunities matching client expectations. Should be a seasoned professional in Media Marketing and space selling, with at least 5 years’ experience, excellent presentation skills, self-motivated with a keen sense of identifying business opportunities. Experience in the Gulf will be a significant advantage.
Position: Assistant Advertising Manager
Ambitious go-getters with innovative space selling ideas with minimum 2 years’ experience in magazine advertising sales, good presentation skills and a believer in brand ownership. You should have an excellent proven track record of successful sales performance with a reputed magazine brand. Willingness to work hard, invest efforts in building client relationships and a “Can Do” approach are some of the pre-requisites. Gulf experience will be a significant advantage.
We are looking for candidates with a “fire-in-the-belly” sales approach to outperform his/her own performance; is extremely sales driven and enjoys working in a very competitive work environment. He should be a self-starter with an ability to work independently excelling at managing multiple tasks in a fast paced environment.
Must have a valid Omani/regional driving license. Fluency in Arabic would be an added advantage.
We offer excellent career prospects, an attractive remuneration package, a highly dynamic, competitive yet a friendly work environment and a good scope for career advancement.
Only candidates who are meeting the above requirements need apply to firstname.lastname@example.org along with a recent passport sized photograph mentioning your expectations.