Come work with us…
MCN prides itself on building its agencies around the best talent available in the industry. In our industry, people genuinely make the difference between mediocrity and brilliance, and we believe that finding, hiring and retaining the best of talent is crucial. Our talent is diverse both in terms of where they come from and also in experience, exposure and expertise.
Because MCN is a large, regional network many of our career openings are spread across the Middle East and North African geography. And, because we have a variety of specializations in our agencies – from mainstream to media, from creative to production, from planning to execution and from digital to PR and advocacy, we are able to offer excellent, rewarding career opportunities for a wide spectrum of people and interests.
If you don’t find an opening listed below that suits your immediate aspiration or interest, please don’t hesitate to email us your CV with a covering letter . Please make sure you highlight where (as in city or country) you are interested in and the typical position you think you would want to fill – and if you have an agency brand preference.
Open Vacancies – December 8th 2014
Media Executive – Dubai, Qatar & KSA
1 – 2 years experience, able to live and work in either KSA or Qatar. Able to meet with clients and suppliers. Good presentation skills and understanding of the media market. Ability to work under tight deadlines and handle pressure well. Candidates looking to build a career in Media.
Senior Media Planner/Media Manager – UAE
4 -5 years’ experience, must have experience within a media agency preferably within the region. Experience with FMCG would be beneficial.
Assoc Media Director – UAE
5 – 7 years experience required must have suitable experience in a leading Media agency preferably within the region. Must be able to travel to KSA.
7+ years experience required, must have worked in a leading media agency preferably within the region. Able to lead an agency team and provide valuable input into the client’s media strategy and planning. Excellent presentation skills. FMCG experience beneficial.
Regional Digital Media Director
8 + years experience, lives and breathes digital media and is a real leader in the field. Preferably Arabic, must have experience within a media agency preferably within the region. Lead the agency’s digital media offering for their clients. Be looking to lead a team, join a global agency and keen to make a difference.
Digital Media Planner
1.5 + years experience, preferably Arabic speaking and with experience from a media agency within the region.
Performance Media Coordinator – KSA
1-2 years experience, Arabic and English, Must have experience PPC Campaigns, Google Adwords, Paid search etc. Able to live and work in KSA.
Social Media Executive – Dubai
Social media content writer. Arabic and English required. Experience in writing and managing content on social media like Facebook, Twitter, etc.
Copywriter – Online
1+ year experience, Arabic and English, must have some experience within media, and digital content preferred.
Arabic Copywriter – KSA
5+ years of experience, working in a leading agency, preferably in the region, experience producing integrated activities from digital, DM, CRM to press, poster, TV and design. Please email your CV and a link to your portfolio. Saudi nationals please apply, given preference.
3+ years of design experience, with a passion for Fashion, excellent design skills, Arabic speaking beneficial. The work demands creative flair, up-to-date knowledge of industry software and a professional approach to time, costs and deadlines. Creative flair, originality and a strong visual sense. Confidence, to present and explain ideas to clients and colleagues. The ability to grasp client needs and consider practical solutions. The ability to pay attention to detail. The ability to balance work on several projects at a time. Good team working skills. Flexibility. Opportunity to join a global agency and a talented creative team.
English copywriter – Dubai
Creative flair, which may manifest itself in many ways eg: empathy, insight and inspirational problem solving. Thorough command of and technical expertise with all forms of primary language. The ability to understand and interpret background information. An understanding of the various target audiences for whom material is being prepared. Good presentation skills. Attention to detail and good proofreading skills. Open and friendly personality. Flexibility and willingness to react quickly to the changing demands of the business. Experience in TV, Radio, Poster, Web, DM, Corporate Identity, the whole mix. Wants to join a global creative agency.
Creative Team –Dubai
Looking for talented, award winning mid-weight Art director and English copywriter team with a passion for advertising and a strong desire to join a well established and fun creative team based in Dubai working for a global agency on great brands. If you want the chance to make a difference then apply now and make sure you include a link to your awesome portfolio.
Account Director – Abu Dhabi
9+ years experience, University degree. Excellent integrated skills ie TV, radio, digital, print etc, quite digital savvy. Lives and breathes advertising. Able to manage projects from inception to completion. Experience in the region preferable. Some banking experience would be beneficial. Arabic speaking essential.
Account Manager – Dubai
4+ years exp. Assist the Senior Account Manager/Account Director in running day to day operations on a set of existing clients. Good organization skills. Excellent people skills and the ability to work with a wide range of people. Good presentation skills. Open and friendly personality. Good understanding of studio and production processes across all disciplines (press, print, DM, studio and repro), proactively identifying and addressing individual knowledge gaps. Ability to work under tight deadlines and handle pressure well. Arabic speaking preferred. Dubai based.
Snr Account Executive – Dubai
3+ years exp. Proven experience in effective project management. Strong time management skills, attention to detail and a sense of urgency. Good organization skills. Excellent people skills and the ability to work with a wide range of people. Good presentation skills. Attention to detail. Open and friendly personality. Good understanding of studio and production processes across all disciplines (press, print, DM, studio and repro), proactively identifying and addressing individual knowledge gaps. Ability to work under tight deadlines and handle pressure well. Assist the Account Manager in running day to day operations on a set of existing clients. Arabic speaking preferred.
Account Executive – Dubai
1-2 years exp in Advertising/Marketing. Strong facilitation/presentation skills, both in preparing materials required and in delivery. Excellent written skills. Strong time management skills, attention to detail and a sense of urgency. Ability to work under tight deadlines and handle pressure well. Arabic speaking preferred. Great opportunity to join a global agency and learn quickly.
Strategic Planner/ Director – Dubai
Currently holds this position in the region or has experience in emerging markets. Bachelors or Masters Degree. Manages the strategic planning for the clients providing thought leadership, innovation, brand planning and clear consumer insights and understanding. Breathes advertising, traverses all forms of media and enjoys presenting, teaching, challenging the norms and mentoring a team.
Digital Account Director – Dubai
8 years + experience in Digital, CRM, social and relationship marketing with big agencies and big brands. Experience in managing online projects from start to finish and exposure to strategy, design and build of high profile websites and global brands.
Creative Producer Events – Dubai
6 to 8 years’ experience leading and producing simple to very complex brand experiences, to include B2B and B2C live events, public events and exhibitions. You are highly organised with exceptional project management, administration, organizational and communication skills, as well as flawless attention to detail.
Office Manager – Dubai
4 to 6 years’ experience in office management and administration. Great with people at all levels, enjoy meeting people and are fun to be with, quick learner, with excellent organisational, communication and numerical skills and flawless attention to detail
Senior Producer Events – Dubai
6 to 8 years’ experience leading and producing simple to very complex brand experiences, including B2B and B2C live events, public events and exhibitions. Confident and engaging communicator and presenter. You are highly organised with exceptional project management, administration, organizational and communication skills, as well as flawless attention to detail.
Social Media Manager – Abu Dhabi
4 to 6 years’ experience in Social Media. PR agency experience preferred, speaking and writing in Arabic is preferred
Art Director/ Senior Creative – Dubai
Highly creative with a good understanding and practical use of a variety of design tools. Experience producing films, infographics, booklets, brochures, creative presentations, photo shoots, corporate gifts, Experience of working in an agency preferred. Excellent written English. Arabic speaking and writing skills would be advantageous. An excellent understanding of Adobe Creative and Production Suite programmes e.g. Photoshop, Illustrator, In-Design, Dreamweaver, Premiere Pro (or similar), After Effects
PR Account Manager – Saudi Arabia
4 – 6 years PR agency experience, must be male, must speak and write Arabic
PR Account Manager – Doha
4 – 6 years plus Public relations experience. Regional experience preferred. Arabic speakers/ writers preferred
PR Account Executive – Doha
1 year plus Public relations experience, if possible working in PR. Understand the requirements of the market and looking to join a hardworking and fun team. Regional experience preferred. Arabic speakers/ writers preferred
Strategic Planner – Dubai
Previous experience using BrandPuls, Effective Measure, TGI and other third party tools. Experience managing research, analyzing the results, and clearly writing and presenting the findings. Firm understanding of how integrated marketing campaigns are developed and executed. Experience developing marketing strategies for both consumer and B2B companies. Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years of strategic planning.