Job Description

The Company:

The client is a multi-platform, Arabic-language news service. The platform will provide Arabic-speaking audiences around the world with news

Key Responsibilties: 

  • Develop & Implement group’s PR strategy and ensure it’s aligned with business/marketing plans
  • Ensure growth of brand awareness through PR led initiatives  
  • Effective skills in Crisis Management
  • Responsible for the development and execution of brand-focused communications programs to generate awareness for Asharq
  • Create and execute brand-focused PR campaigns 
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with relevant media, specifically

Skills Required: 

  • 8+ years of PR experience, executing highly successful, creative projects and announcements in News environment
  • Thrives in a collaborative environment and is willing to roll up their sleeves to get the job done.
  • Proven experience with business critical communications and issues management
  • Exceptional Arabic verbal and written communications skills
  • Experience managing a current network entertainment or media contacts