Localisation Producer (12 month fixed term contract)

Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Software and Services


Posted: Nov 13, 2018
Role Number: 200006919
We are currently looking for a dynamic and passionate individual to support the iTunes Localisation Team. This position is responsible for managing creative writing and transcreation projects, delivering high quality editorial content for a variety of content types. You will be passionate about editorial and the critical role localisation plays in a global consumer market. This is a fixed term contract (12 months) based in Dubai.

Key Qualifications

  • Deep understanding of online media production and editorial.
  • Excellent project management skills with infinite attention to detail and a shown ability to work well under pressure.
  • Ability to lead ambiguous information and constant change with comfort.
  • Experience working with Content Management Systems and desire to learn new tools and processes, always looking for ways to improve.
  • Excellent written and verbal business communication skills with a demonstrated ability to work with a great variety of global partners.
  • Language fluency in one or more languages other than English. Native-level editorial skill in Arabic is a plus.
  • Competence working on the Mac platform and familiarity with Apple Media brands (Apple Music, App Store, iTunes, iBooks).


Manage numerous projects at a time. This includes assessing the source files, handling vendor queries, tracking deadlines, checking and delivering localised editorial content. You will Maintain relationships with a variety of internal and external partners, ensuring open communication and efficiency. You'll own quality by providing structured guidance and ensuring best practices and processes are in place.

Education & Experience

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

Additional Requirements