Careers

Motivate is the Gulf’s leading publisher of magazines and books. With the mission: ‘to develop integrated communication channels that entertain, inform and enrich’, Motivate continues to set magazine and book publishing standards in the Middle East. Our portfolio comprises of more than 20 market-leading magazines – all of which are independently audited – and over 300 books.

With a team of more than 200 enthusiastic, innovative and dynamic professionals, Motivate is the leading provider of innovative content that spans multiple platforms. Talent and drive are rewarded by providing a stimulating, fast-paced workplace and the resources they need to learn, thrive and grow in their careers.

Want to work for one of the Gulf leading publishing houses? Of course you do! Please view our current openings and send your CV’s along with a photograph to [email protected]


  • MP0029: Editor – global client publication

    Motivate is seeking a dynamic editor for one of the world’s leading customer magazines focused on business, luxury, travel and style. Joining the team in our Media City-based offices in Dubai, the ideal candidate will be a talented editor and writer, able to create and commission outstanding, thought-provoking features. An in-depth knowledge of international affairs […]

  • MP0038: Web Developer

    We are looking for a Web Developer to join our growing Digital team in Dubai. Responsibilities Develop, maintain web-based PHP applications Updating and developing WordPress CMS and creating custom themes Building CSS templates from Photoshop designs Linux web server maintenance Manage access to sites and databases Maintaining a secure network of sites Willingness to learn […]

  • MP0039: Media Sales Manager – Open Skies

    We are looking for experienced media sales managers, who are focussed, practical and have a ‘can-do’ attitude. The ideal candidates will have the ability to use their initiative and expertise to identify commercial opportunities and maximize revenue generation across multi-media platforms. Open Skies has the highest audited circulation of any independent magazine in the Middle […]

  • MP0041: EDITOR – EMIRATES WOMAN

    Motivate Media Group is seeking a passionate, resilient, fashion-forward, ideas genius to take the reins of our flagship luxury women’s magazine, Emirates Woman, based in Dubai. If you are a digitally-savvy, print-loving, media brand leader with a proven track record in quality content creation and brand development within the luxury sector and you’ve always dreamed […]

  • MP0042: Senior Editor – Books

    We are looking for a Senior Editor for our successful and prestigious book publishing division of more than 30 years’ standing. The Senior Editor will lead a successful editorial team with a remit to review manuscripts and book proposals; research industry trends; manage projects; and research, edit and write copy for books and associated products […]

  • MP0043: Senior Events Executive

      We are looking for a Senior Events Executive to assist in the planning and execution of Motivate events and activations. The role is very dynamic, incorporating a wide variety of tasks and event types. Working to deadlines, planning and project management will be a common feature of work to ensure events run well.  There […]

  • MP0047: Digital and Video project Manager

    We are looking for a Digital and Video project Manager who has experience in managing video production and digital projects. The ideal candidate will have good knowledge of the latest digital marketing trends, a passion and understanding of content marketing programmes and strong verbal and written communication skills. He/She must have excellent organisational skills, work […]

  • MP0048: Junior Writer

    Motivate, one of the most established and respected publishers in the Middle East, is on the lookout for a Junior Writer to be part of its editorial team for a fortnightly contract publication for a global aviation company based out of Dubai. Your responsibilities will include writing news stories, human interest features, securing interviews and […]

  • MP0049: Sales Manager – Digital

    Motivate is looking for experienced, ambitious sales people, with a passion for social and online media. The person will play a leadership role in developing and growing digital business revenue, market share and profitability goals while enhancing customer satisfaction. Prerequisites: A proven track record in Digital Sales with at least 3+ year experience, ideally from […]

  • MP0050: Sales Executive /Sales Manager

    Motivate Val Morgan is a dynamic cinema advertising company representing on-screen and off-screen advertising interests of leading cinema chains in UAE, Lebanon, Oman, Egypt, Qatar and Bahrain – poised to extend its footprint across the MENA region. We are in the process of expanding our team in Kuwait/Saudi Arabia/Kenya and are looking for enthusiastic media […]