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Marketing Manager

United Arab Emirates - Ras al-Khaimah

Full job details

Recruiter
Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah
Posted
19/09/2016
Ref
HOT02V7T
Location
United Arab Emirates - Ras al-Khaimah
Job Type
Sales & Marketing, Marketing Manager
Sector
Hotel
Job Level
Management
 
A Marketing Manager with Waldorf Astoria Hotels and Resorts will develop and implement the marketing plan and activities for the hotel to increase brand awareness, communicate promotions to all relevant target markets and address hotel business needs.

What will it be like to work for this Hilton Worldwide Brand?

In exceptional destinations around the globe, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts reflect the culture and history of their extraordinary locations, as well as fresh, modern expressions of Waldorf Astoria's rich legacy. Waldorf Astoria provides guests the exceptional environment and the personalized attention of true Waldorf service that creates a singular experience.

If you understand the value personalized attention and know how to treat even the most extraordinarily different experiences with the same rich level of customer service, you may be just the person we are looking for to work as a Team Member with Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts. Because it’s with Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts where we promise our Guests a single rich, experience at every extraordinary place they visit.

What will I be doing?

As Marketing  Manager, you will develop and implement the marketing plan and activities for the hotel to increase brand awareness, communicate promotions to all relevant target markets and address hotel business needs. Specifically, a Marketing Manager will perform the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Create, develop and market key events for the hotel, especially during key business periods

  • Communicate effectively, to target markets, the amenities and benefits of the hotel, including hotel refurbishments, food and beverage provisions, conference, banqueting and events

  • Work with local third party partners, including local media, and maintain professional working relationships with local official bodies

  • Create and maintain a comprehensive media and marketing contact management system relevant to the target audiences of the hotel

  • Work closely across all hotel departments, seeking proactive opportunities and planned promotions to address specific business challenges, as required

  • Manage and promote the hotel on Hilton Worldwide branded websites

  • Manage and control marketing budgets by using resources effectively

  • Develop and own promotional activities, marketing channels and the production of marketing materials for specific events

  • Implement PR campaigns to celebrate successes and awards and the promotion of products

  • Respond to media enquiries when approached for comments and/or reports

  • Research and develop new opportunities within key target markets

  • Communicate with internal Event Managers on all aspects of specific event organisation and promotion

  • Develop and support the Marketing Coordinator/ Marketing & PR Executive, where applicable

  • Produce monthly reports as required



What are we looking for?

A Marketing  Manager serving Hilton Worldwide Brand hotels and vacations are always working on behalf of our Guests and working with other Team Members. To successfully fill this role, you should maintain the attitude, behaviors, skills, and values that follow:

  • Previous Marketing experience in a similar environment

  • Strong analytical skills to understand key business indicators and competitive trends and develop approaches to these challenges

  • Excellent organisational and planning skills

  • Ability to work under pressure at all times

It would be advantageous in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions:

  • Previous Hotel or leisure sector experience

  • Previous senior-level and management experience

  • Knowledge of computer design/graphic software

  • Relevant degree, in marketing, business development or other relevant business field, from an academic institution

What benefits will I receive?

Your benefits will include a competitive starting salary and holiday entitlement. As an employee you will become a member of The Hilton Club which provides reduced hotel room rates in our hotels worldwide, plus discounts on products and services offered by Hilton Worldwide and its partners. We look forward to explaining in detail the range of excellent benefits that you would expect from a global hotel organization like Hilton Worldwide. We look forward to explaining in detail the range of excellent benefits that you would expect from a global hotel organization like Hilton Worldwide.

Learn more now about Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts --- offering the opportunity to visit extraordinary places with one singular experience.

Numerous landmark hotels around the world
More hotels in construction
Offering world-class spas
Gorgeous golfing destinations
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