Managing Editor (Bilingual) - Black & Grey HR

Date Posted: 15-Dec-2019
Country: Oman
Job ID: 392666

Black & Grey HR is recruiting for one of the leading media groups with big brands in print, digital, video and radio in Muscat, Oman. Our client is looking to hire a skilled
Managing Editor (Bilingual - Arabic & English) to oversee their daily publishing operations. You will be reporting only to the management and supervise writers, editors and other staff.

A managing editor combines the innovativeness of a writer with the practical focus of an operations manager. You should be able to suggest ideas for stories and see them through to publication. Our client expects excellent organizational and leaderships skills as well as a unique problem-solving ability.


Plan and manage all daily operations

Hire, coach and supervise personnel

Collaborate with editor in chief to determine issues' content and topics

Coordinate editorial publications and meetings

Plan and approve assignments for writers and editors

Control schedules and enforce deadlines (for writers, photographers, designers etc.)

Oversee proofreading procedures and edit copy when necessary

Assist in evaluating finalized copy for compliance with policies, style and tone

Resolve issues as they arise

Attend events on behalf of the company

NOTE : NOC from current/last employer is required for Candidates employed in OMAN & applying for the opportunity

RequirementsProven experience as managing editor or relevant role in Gulf Country

Exceptional ability in copywriting and editing

Proficiency in Arabic & English

Working knowledge of online platforms like WordPress and SEO concepts

Abilities in planning and coordinating people and operations

Excellent organizational and leadership skills

Outstanding communication and people abilities

Reliability and efficiency

Attention to detail

BSc/BA in journalism or relevant field

BenefitsAttractive Salary plus benefits will be offered

Other Benefits as per Oman Labor Law

Job Details

Posted Date: 2019-12-15
Job Location: Muscat, Oman
Job Role: Management
Company Industry: Journalism
Monthly Salary: US $8,000
Preferred Candidate
Career Level: Management

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