IAM1004 - Producer- Programs Department

Job Category: In-House Production
Location: UAE - Dubai
Contract Type: Full Time
Closing Date 13-Apr-2023
About the Role:

Info Arab Media FZ-LLC / Al Mashhad is seeking a Producer to join our existing programming Team in the Headquarter located in Dubai, UAE. The Producer will be responsible to oversee all production aspects from planning and script writing to the final production and editing using on-air and post production control room. Producers are also responsible for program budgets and organizational matters.

Key Accountabilities:
  • Creates all production elements of a show including editorial, segments, script development, writing, revising, and approving finished scripts, bookings, video, editing and graphics.
  • Generates and supports engagement of online show content.
  • Consistently provides sound editorial judgment and modelling professional accountability and integrity.
  • Collaborates closely with technical staff to ensure effective content presentation.
  • Demonstrates initiative and creative thinking to develop new content and alternative approaches to improve mission delivery.
  • Supervises the progress of the content from production to post-production.


Qualifications & Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in Media and Communication/ Journalism
  • A minimum of 5-6 years of television experience.
  • Must have experience in the newsroom systems, creating rundowns and implement it on-air. 
  • Excellent verbal and written Arabic communication skills.
  • Experience in copy editing and/or line producing.
  • Ability to generate and pitch program content and story ideas to staff at all levels in the organization.
  • Demonstrates understanding of editorial commissioning, rights acquisitions, and clearances.
  • Demonstrates organizational skills and the ability to oversee projects from conception to delivery.
  • Ability to create, elaborate and execute formats.

About Us

Al Mashhad multi-media platform, known for numerous programs in the private sector, is headed by the famous journalist Tony Khalife along with a group of investors. Al Mashhad provides an innovative experience that transcends the boundaries of platforms to present bold and varied content based on cutting-edge technologies by mixing television and digital broadcasting.

Launched in January 2023, Al Mashhad brings change and development in the media, to engage younger generations and to benefit from the digital transformation in the region. Al Mashhad is led by an exceptional team of specialists in the field to create outstanding content that tackles the most important issues and topics for the Arab viewer in an innovative and unique manner.

Al Mashhad, which seeks to meet the needs of audiences throughout the Middle East and North Africa region, will present its content in a digital and technologically advanced style that inspires and attracts viewers with a variety of programs, including the most important and latest political, economic and sports news through tasteful and fast news bulletins, in addition to a group of talk shows and satirical criticism of the Arab reality.

Al Mashhad will present a comprehensive and unique vision designed specifically for the Arab viewer based on the presence of an exceptional distinguished team of correspondents and journalists from all over the world, in addition to the fact that Al Mashhad programs will be based on the diversity of opinions and the richness of content through interaction with the Arab viewer on social media.

About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application. To complete the application you would need the following document(s):
1. Resume/CV