United Media Services, Oman’s largest Media House is currently looking for highly versatile content writers to cater to a range of formats: from print and web formats to press releases and social media content. The ideal candidate should feel just as comfortable collaborating on content strategy for digital properties and as well as working on independent pieces of content including researching, writing, and editing long-form articles.

Job Requirements:

  • Drive high-quality, high-velocity production of content, including blog posts, website/email copy, video scripts and storyboards, customer case studies, thought leadership pieces, etc.
  • Create content for that aligns with editorial mandate
  • Conduct interviews with sources and experts upon request
  • Take inputs from cross-functional subject matter experts (internal and external) and morph into succinct communications that inspire action and conversion
  • Partner with designers, video editors, etc. on content production

Must Haves:

  • Excellent writing and researching skills
  • Ability to write headlines, long-form content as well as concise, crisp copy
  • Proven editing ability and experience developing and maintaining copy standards, and willingness to accept editorial direction from others
  • Proven experience in B2B writing
  • Work quickly and accurately in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Knowledge of banking & finance, and energy sectors
  • Understanding of multiple digital formats and codecs
  • Social media savvy
  • Team player with the ability to follow direction, as well as work without supervision
  • Excellent organizational skills, strong communication skills
  • Ability to take initiative and effectively prioritize tasks
  • Ability to work a flexible work week
  • Good understanding of website and publishing trends

Job Type: Full-time

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