PR & Marketing Manager Full-time Job

2 weeks ago   Sales & Marketing   Dubai   38 views Reference: 20092
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Develops a public relations programme for the hotel based on its marketing goals. Liaises with Marketing in targeting specific markets and developing the public relations strategies to reach these markets

Develops media contacts, plans press conferences and other press activities. Acts as hotel’s liaison with media to promote good publicity and counteract bad publicity.

Develops and organizes promotional activities, coordinates with departments concerned; invites VIPs and media to promotional activities; prepares and issues press releases

Establishes sales leads from the study of magazines, newspapers and form personal contacts; coordinates sales leads with Banqueting and Sales Departments

Disseminates corporate press releases to appropriate local trade and consumer media

Establishes a programme for sending promotional news to trade publications on a regular basis releases covering special events, promotions, etc.

Prepares promotional press releases on personalities among guests and employees of the hotel and on newsworthy events in the hotel

Provides information to other departments on activities within and outside the hotel which may be useful when dealing with guests

Accepts clients and media complaints, requests, and inquiries and coordinates handling with departments concerned

What We Need From You

Proven experience in PR and marketing roles, preferably in the hospitality industry.

Degree from a hotel school or bachelor’s degree in business administration/tourism from a comparable educational institution.

Strong understanding of digital marketing, social media platforms, and online advertising.

Fluent in verbal and oral English, any other languages are of advantage.

Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines.

Strong analytical skills to assess marketing and PR campaign performance.

Proficiency in marketing software and tools..

Ability to be self motivated, organized and demonstrate good team work.

Company Description
About IHG®IHG Hotels & Resorts [LON:IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)] is a global hospitality company, with a purpose to provide True Hospitality for Good.With a family of 18 hotel brands and IHG One Rewards, one of the world's largest hotel loyalty programmes, IHG has over 6,000 open hotels in over 100 countries, and more than 1,900 in the development pipeline.Luxury & Lifestyle: Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas, Regent Hotels & Resorts, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, Vignette Collection, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants, Hotel IndigoPremium: voco hotels, HUALUXE Hotels & Resorts, Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts, EVEN HotelsEssentials: Holiday Inn Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn Express, avid hotelsSuites: Atwell Suites, Staybridge Suites, Holiday Inn Club Vacations, Candlewood SuitesExclusive Partners: Iberostar Beachfront ResortsInterContinental Hotels Group PLC is the Group's holding company and is incorporated and registered in England and Wales. Approximately 345,000 people work across IHG's hotels and corporate offices globally.Visit us online for more about our hotels and reservations and IHG One Rewards. To download the new IHG One Rewards app, visit the Apple App or Google Play stores.