Careers

Al-Sahawat Times

Ethical Global News from Oman and UAE


Careers

Progress your career by joining the Al-Sahawat Times global family. Al-Sahawat is a name recognised for reliable, quality, international multi-lingual media around the world.

Current Vacancies

Business Development Manager

Job Title: Business Development Manager

Location: Australia (Sydney) |Italy (Milan, Napoli, Rome) | Oman (Muscat) | Spain (Barcelona, Malaga) | UAE (Abu Dhabi, Dubai) | UK (London) | USA (LA, NYC) | Home Based Work.

Contract Type: Contract (6 months) | Contract (12 months) | Independent Contractor | Part Time* | Permanent

Salary: Commission only (20% GROSS) $78’000 OTE | Basic Salary $18’000 + Commission (5% GROSS over target) $57’000 OTE | Basic Salary $27’000 + Commission (2% GROSS over target) $46’500 OTE [All rates in USD $]

*Part Time staff will be payed a PRO RATA percentage of the Full Time salary.

Duties: 

  • Generate revenue via sponsorship, partnership and advertising deals.
  • Generate your own leads and convert both your own and provided leads into successful clients.
  • Attend meetings, and make sales via telephone and email contact.
  • Communicate with the News Desk, Marketing Department and Head Office to ensure commercial viability to all campaigns, projects and clients.

Provisions: 

  • Excellent holidays.
  • Training.
  • Support and assistance.
  • Cloud based work platforms for working on the move.
  • Unrivalled flexibility.
  • A well known and respected brand backing you.

Starting Date: Immediate

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 1 year’s sales experience
  • Experience with self generated lead sourcing
  • Media Experience (Preferred)
  • Fluent: English + 1 additional language
  • Competent IT skills (Ability to use Cloud based CRMs & work related mobile apps.)
  • Quick thinking
  • Ability to remain calm, yet strong under pressure
  • Ability to meet targets consistently
  • For those starting with a basic salary: You must bring a client with you. In order to start the role you must demonstrate your ability to perform by bringing a client with a GROSS of no less than $10’000 initial revenue value. This is a mandatory requirement. Should you not be able to achieve this, we will only be able to offer you a commission only role if successful at interview stage.

APPLY:

Applicants should send in their CV, covering note and a short plan explaining how they intend to both bring a client with them and how they intend to regularly secure clients.

Applications are to be made to: Ms Sahida Aktar via S.Aktar@alsahawat.com.

Be sure to indicate which location your application is for and on what pay structure and contract type.

Applications should be made in English.

Journalist

Job Title: Freelance Journalist

Location: World Wide

Contract Type: Freelance

Salary: Per Project

Duties: 

  • Cover commissioned stories
  • Attend selected events
  • Conduct interviews
  • Work with editors and other journalists

Provisions: 

  • A well known and respected brand backing you
  • Press license (if not already licensed, training and certification can be offered)
  • Live support

Starting Date: Immediate

Requirements:

  • Fluent verbal and written professional level competency in English and one other language
  • Competent with word processing, photography and filming
  • High level of ethical and cultural awareness

APPLY:

Applicants should send in their CV, covering note and some examples of previous works.

Applications are to be made to: Ms Sahida Aktar via S.Aktar@alsahawat.com.

Be sure to indicate which location your application is for, whether or not you possess a press license and which fields you specialise in.

Applications should be made in English.

Fund Raiser

Job Title: Fund Raiser

Location: World Wide

Contract Type: Freelance

Salary: 10% of funds raised (This comes from the company not the funds)

Duties: 

  • Raise funds for a given charity or cause

Provisions: 

  • A well known and respected brand backing you
  • Materials required
  • Training

Starting Date: Immediate

Requirements:

  • Fluent verbal and written professional level competency in English and one other language
  • Clear understanding of fund raising processes
  • Experience preferred but not essential
  • High level of ethical and cultural awareness

APPLY:

Applicants should send in their CV and a covering note.

Applications are to be made to: Ms Sahida Aktar via S.Aktar@alsahawat.com.

Be sure to indicate which location your application is for and which (if any) campaign you would prefer to raise funds for.

Applications should be made in English.

Models

Job Title: Model

Location: London (UK)

Contract Type: Freelance

Salary: Per Project

Duties: 

  • Magazine Covers, Product testing, Video/Photo Commercials, Events, Promotions, Conferences, Billboards, Television, Newspapers, Digital, Fashion Shows, Movies, Plays.

Provisions: 

  • A well known and respected brand backing you
  • Support and supplies as required

Starting Date: Varies dependent on role

Requirements:

  • Fluent verbal and written professional level competency in English and one other language
  • Experience preferred but not essential
  • Legal right to work in the UK

APPLY:

Applicants should send in their CV and a covering note indicating the types of projects they prefer. A detailed application form for suitable projects will then be sent and an interview with the production team scheduled.

Applications are to be made to: Ms Sahida Aktar via S.Aktar@alsahawat.com.

Be sure to indicate any relevant experience.

Applications should be made in English.

Film Crew

Job Title: Camera Operators/Lighting/Sound

Location: London (UK) | Los Angeles (USA) | NYC (USA) | Dubai (UAE ) | Muscat (Oman) | Barcelona (Spain)

Contract Type: Freelance

Salary: Per Project

Duties: 

  • Produce commercials, documentaries, movies, news broadcasts and other video content for digital and broadcast media

Provisions: 

  • A well known and respected brand backing you
  • Additional support and equipment as and when required

Starting Date: Varied dependent on role

Requirements:

  • Fluent verbal and written professional level competency in English and one other language
  • At least 6 months professional experience
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work under difficult circumstances (for news production)
  • Legal Right to work in the relevant country
  • High level of ethical and cultural awareness

APPLY:

Applicants should send in their CV and a covering note along with links to any relevant examples of their work.

Applications are to be made to: Ms Sahida Aktar via S.Aktar@alsahawat.com.

Be sure to indicate which role within the film crew you are applying for and which location.

Applications should be made in English.

 


Sahida Aktar [MSC] Head of Recruitment Human Resource Department Al-Sahawat Times [Oman Office]