Senior Reporter – B2B Division
BNC Publishing is a media house based in Dubai Media City, and is the publisher of key leading titles of Entrepreneur Middle East, Design Middle East, Construction Business News Middle East, Hotel & Catering New Middle East and Logistics News Middle East.
B2B – This division of BNC Publishing produces and manages B2B publications in both digital and print and hosts various industry focused conferences and award ceremonies.
We are looking for a passionate, eager, energetic, and well-organized professional with a business-creative mindset to create, develop and curate ideas and write original content for BNC Publishing’s B2B titles (print and digital).
The ideal candidate should be a very eager learner about B2B news (design, construction and logistics sectors) and should always keep themselves updated about the latest news, trends, events and happening in those sectors.
- Strong copy-editing and copy-writing skills
- The ability to enhance the publications brand through creating world-class and original content
- The ability and the confidence to secure interviews with key business decision makers
- Conducting interviews (in person, through video calls and email), transcribing and wiring stories to generate a very high readership and engagement
- Very strong time management skills and meeting deadlines
- Managing and curating conferences
- Moderating panel discussions
- Having a publishing mindset to enhance the publication’s brand positioning through working closely with the commercial, marketing and the events teams
- Effectively communicating with internal departments including creative, commercial, research and other stakeholders to pitch and deliver media projects
- Managing expectations of management and clients for project timeline deliver
- Control quality of website content, including ensuring that all elements are up-to-date
- Assist with setting timelines and scoping out the media projects
- 3-5 years of experience in a media house (publishing, TV, digital), PR agency or a PR department at a firm
- An understanding of video content and suitable content for social media platforms
- Great understanding of communications/media industry from an editorial point of view
- Very digitally savvy and familiar with the latest digital media and business media platforms
- Understanding of the media landscape in the region
- World-class writing skills
Skills that will assist you in succeeding:
- Critical thinking
- Great at verbal and written communications
- Great at presentational skills
- Being highly organized
- Time conscious
- Meeting deadlines
- Very diligent
- Being very pro-active
- Using all the sources and resources within the organization to meet the objectives
- Being passionate and enthusiastic to make the projects a success both from an commercial point and view as well as operationally.
To apply for this job, please send us an email to HR@BNCpublishing.net