Henry Nicholas Associates Ltd

PR Manager / Communications Executive -Arabic /TV

West London
£30000 - £55000 per annum
13 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Mark Trist
Industry Sector
Agency, PR Agency, Media Owner
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Executive, Head of, Manager
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side
This is a brilliant opportunity for a PR expert who is fluent in both Arabic/ English to join an Arabic Media platform based in London.

The company.
They have been running for over 3 years, they were formed to provide an unbiased media platform targeted at the New Arab world, a platform where Arabs have access to sport, entertainment and unbiased politics news, through multiple touchpoints. There are now looking for a PR / Communications Executive to promote their brand through the Media, gaining relevant and engaging content in the UK, Middle East and further afield. 

The role.
  • Demonstrated success in implementing media campaigns (incl. social media).
  • Demonstrated success in securing media coverage in a variety of outlet types.
  • Demonstrated track record of developing successful working relationships with reporters, press contacts.
  • Ability to work across multiple cultures, multitasking and solving problems
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills- both Arabic & English- with a high level of attention to detail.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at the one time.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to develop relationships and communicate with stakeholders.
  • Self-motivation, the ability to be a team player.
The experience we need.
  • Degree qualification in Public Relations / PR, Communications or Journalism or a related field.
  • Minimum 4 years of relevant experience.
  • Middle Eastern experience is an advantage.
  • Spoken & written Arabic is required.
  • Improves public image of Clients and clarifies company's point of view on important issues through PR & Media Relations activities
  • Maintain effective working relationships with local media representatives including blogs, online, print and broadcast.
  • Develop and maintain good working relationships with the media - including local and national newspapers, trade magazines, radio, and television.
  • Manage PR budgets and demonstrate ROI from PR activities. (Through reports / ad value)
  • Manage and attend media related events.
  • Develop new PR channels.
  • Manage PR for launches and promotions.
  • A background in TV would be amazing

What you’ll get in return.
A very competitive salary and the opportunity to work for a fantastic far reaching media platform, excellent career progression.

How to apply.
If this sounds of interest, then please click the apply button right away! For more info on this or similar roles please give Mark a call.