In January-February 2017 the OPEN Media Hub is following up to the Media Management Master Class for media from Jordan by organizing in-house consultations for selected media outlets The consultations will be carried out by Najib Bencherif . According to the specific needs of the media the consultant will work on tasks like: management consulting on general organizational management, workflow, HR etc.; editorial management consulting – help with planning and assigning tasks, coordination of print, multiplatform and social media content etc.; generating additional revenues with events, promotions etc., multimedia skills for journalists and others.
Najib Bencherif has a long and distinguished career in the media industry, spanning for over three decades, most recently as the Senior Convergence Editor of Al Arabiya News Channel, MBC in charge of overseeing the integration of the channel’s three components: TV, website and social media. His experience in the field of print, radio and TV journalism includes reporting work for the Moroccan Newspaper “Al Maghrib”, the Moroccan News Agency “MAP”, editorial management of the Moroccan Newspaper “L’Opinion”, working as a broadcast journalist and producer at BBC World Service (French & Arabic), freelance producer at APTN & MBC and as the Head of Correspondents & News-gathering at “Al Arabiya TV” news channel. Najib Bencherif has been involved in numerous media trainings across the Middle East and North Africa including TV & Radio Production, Social Media, Print Journalism, Media Management, Interview Techniques and many others.