Account Director, Content + Publishing

Editorial / Content Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi


Position at Hill+Knowlton Strategies

Account Director, Content + Publishing, Abu Dhabi 

H+K Strategies  

Passionate about creating smart creative content and publishing strategies across Paid, Owned, Earned and Shared? Ready to bring fresh insights and innovation to the most ambitious clients?   

We are looking for a talented Account Director, Content + Publishing in Abu Dhabi looking to take the next step in their career, as a key part of our Innovation + Creative Hub in the Middle East.  

You will be responsible for developing and delivering best in class content + publishing strategies with the ability to take key insights and translate them across earned, owned, paid and shared spaces.  

Key qualities and qualifications include:  

  • Confidence and knowledge to be a lead client contact during content strategy and development campaign phases, incorporating industry best practice with unique insights across influencer programs, social media plans, media relations campaigns and more 
  • Set best in class standards for content creation, distribution, and maintenance including real time implementation of content strategies 
  • Strong technical proficiency in social media platforms and inherent curiosity about emerging platforms and trends 
  • Ability to conduct full qual/quant analysis of Paid, Owned, Earned and Shared channels and offer clear insightful and creative recommendations 
  • Confidence developing and presenting strategies, new business proposals and budgets 
  • Ability to work collaboratively with clients and teams in a fast-paced environment and to train and inspire junior team members 
  • Fluency in spoken and written Arabic essential 
  • Seven+ years working in social media, content strategies or planning from a busy advertising, communications or research agency or consultancy.

H+K Strategies is a global communications company with strategy, creativity and innovation sitting at the centre, underpinned by Data + Analytics at every point. Our business combines 10 vertical sectors focused on deep industry knowledge with a number of specialist areas that work horizontally across those sectors. One of these areas of specialist expertise is Content + Publishing Strategy. 

Apply now and show us what you can do to drive change with every client. 

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