Sport360 Careers

How would you like to work for the leading sports news provider in the Middle East, or even as a part of our thriving events, marketing, sales and subscription teams?

We live and breathe sport and are proud to deliver a consistent, dynamic product across all our departments and are on the lookout for like minded people who could improve every aspect of the company even further.

So whether you are an expert in graphic design, breaking news stories, or could sell ice to an Eskimo while inspiring the next generation of sports enthusiasts, there could be a role for you at Sport360.

Here, in our careers section, you will find all the latest available jobs across each of our departments.

Best of luck in your application!

Online Content Editor

Reporting to : Online Managing Editor

Email: [email protected] with a CV and cover letter, plus some examples of your work.

Location: India

Department: Digital Editorial

Years of experience: Minimum 2 years

Language Skills: Exceptional written and spoken English essential, Arabic a plus.

Salary: DOE

Job Description: 

Sport360 is looking for a talented, social media-savvy online editor to help take our website to the next level.

You must be passionate and knowledgeable about all sport and have experience creating content for an online audience and of using a content management system on a day to day basis.

Exceptional writing skills are essential and you must be prepared to work hard to ensure that our website continues to improve as the premier source of breaking stories, debate and video content in the Middle East, gathering international and local content in a region that is now the hub of international sport.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create news and feature articles and manage pages on the website.
  • Help grow our social media presence with engaging posts.
  • Day to day interaction with Online Managing Editor and digital team to hit the targets.

SKILLS

  • Passionate about sports. Deep knowledge of football and cricket essential.
  • Excellent writing and editing skills,
  • Experience in SEO.
  • Interpersonal skills to manage and relate with team members.
  • Excellent and proven organisational skills and attention to detail.
  • Fluent English – written and spoken – is mandatory, while Arabic is a plus

We will be asking the successful candidate to work remotely in India, therefore excellent time management and communication will be essential.

Digital Sales Executive – KSA

Reporting to : Advertising Director

Email: [email protected] (Please add the Job title to your e-mail title to ensure your CV is reviewed)

Location: KSA

Department: Advertising Sales

Years of experience: 1 -2 years  (Experience in Saudi in the similar role is a MUST)

Language Skills: Arabic Speaking ( Mandatory)

 Job Description : 

  • Generating sales for both Print and Digital, with more focus on Digital sales for Sport360 websites/Apps.
  • Prospecting for new customers and business in addition to growing and maintaining existing customer portfolio, and qualifying new leads
  • Generating proposals, preparing sales quotations, planning customer meetings, and demonstrating product capabilities
  • Negotiating sales and closing deals at the customer, interfacing with all key buying influencers
  • Forecasting monthly and quarterly sales and achieving account penetration and complete territory coverage
  • Maintaining satisfactory after-sale relationships and developing long term customer relationships
  • Providing leadership in market analysis and developing / executing strategies and action plans to drive product sales
  • Contacting key clients and publishers to pitch up opportunities.
  • Preparing presentations and attending client meetings, conferences, & media events, etc.
  • Preparing, pricing and selling proposals for potential and existing clients.
  • Checking the day to day running online campaigns from executing, launching, and delivery with the campaign Manager
  • Researching and monitoring competitive network advertisements and product launches to ensure being up to the level.
  • Thorough knowledge on Programmatic Buying/Selling and constant upgradation with latest Digital trends in Market.
  • Experience in Saudi market in the similar role is a MUST