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Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 19 January 2021

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We are seeking experienced journalists who are interested in being part of a multi-cultural team. We are looking for creative, hardworking individuals with a love of journalism and a keen eye for detail.

If you are interested in applying for any of these roles kindly email recruitment@thenationalnews.com with your covering letter, CV and work samples. Please mention the position, location and job reference number in the email subject line.

Current vacancies include:

Position Location Job Ref. No. No of Vacancies
Copy Editor / Sub Editor Abu Dhabi, UAE EDUAE01 4
Deputy Head of Multimedia Abu Dhabi, UAE EDUAE06 1
Product Manager: Tools and Features Abu Dhabi, UAE DGUAE03 1

 

 

 

 

Position Copy Editor / Sub Editor
Location Abu Dhabi, UAE
Job Ref. No. EDUAE01

The National, the leading quality Middle East news organisation, is looking for a copy editor to join our expanding operation in Abu Dhabi. Candidates should be proven copy editors with a fine attention to detail, solid news judgment and substantial newsroom experience. Knowledge of Middle East politics is important. Experience of working across platforms is an advantage - as is proficiency in SEO.

Based in Abu Dhabi and with a network of reporters around the world, The National has established itself as a leading source of news for the Middle East and beyond with a 140-strong editorial team.

 

 

 

Position Deputy Head of Multimedia
Location Abu Dhabi, UAE
Job Ref. No. EDUAE06

The National is seeking an experienced Deputy Head of Multimedia to become part of our successful and expanding international operation. We are looking for a creative, hardworking individual with a love of journalism and a keen eye for detail. You will be required to support the Head of Multimedia in expanding the growth of the audience, managing the scheduling, administration, editing, planning, producing and publishing of news and feature videos for our digital platform, www.thenationalnews.com

The ideal candidate will possess strong technical know-how, good leadership skills, sound editorial judgment, be creative and keen to grow our video offering. A knowledge of the Middle East and languages of the region is preferred.

You should be fluent in English. Experience in video editing and recording, script supervision and podcasts is a must. Strong administration skills a plus.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an ambitious, respected news organisation renowned for our reporting of the Middle East and beyond.

 

 

 

Position Product Manager: Tools and Features
Location Abu Dhabi, UAE
Job Ref. No. DGUAE03

The National is seeking an experienced Product Manager who is keen to become part of our Abu Dhabi newsroom. We are looking for a creative, hardworking individual with a track record of delivering world-class digital products in a news environment.

You must have a keen eye for detail as you will be required to grow The National’s product offering and audience reach across digital and social.

You must have demonstrable experience in the development of tools and features across digital platforms such as APPs, market data, content presentation optimisation, voice and tools such as blogging platforms.

We are expecting good working knowledge of best practices across UI, UX, project management and PRD development; experience in a news publishing environment is a must.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an ambitious, respected news organisation renowned for our reporting of the Middle East and beyond.