Wyndham Worldwide Cluster Director of Marketing - Wyndham Dubai Marina and TRYP by Wyndham Dubai in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Cluster Director of Marketing - Wyndham Dubai Marina and TRYP by Wyndham Dubai

Description

The Cluster Director of Marketing is there to ensure the hotel is very well positioned in the market and to carry out a comprehensive marketing activity in all corporate and travel houses.

What will it be like to work for this family of brands?

Wyndham Hotel Group is the world’s largest and most diverse hotel company, encompassing approximately 8,000 hotels and 679,100 rooms in 73 countries. From the award-winning upper-upscale offerings of its namesake Wyndham Hotels and Resorts® brand, to the distinctly familiar properties of its globally recognized Dolce, Ramada®, Days Inn®, Super 8® and Howard Johnson® brands, Wyndham Hotel Group prides itself on providing guests, owners and franchisees with exceptional customer service, great value and the most lodging choices around the world.

Wyndham Hotels and Resorts®

Wyndham Hotels and Resorts is an upscale, full-service brand located in key business and vacation destinations around the world. It offers the comfort and amenities you would expect in a world-class hotel, including beautifully appointed public areas, thoughtfully detailed guestrooms and distinct dining options. Business locations feature well-designed meeting space flexible enough to accommodate anything from an executive board meeting to a major sales conference, as well as business and fitness centres. All properties feature high-speed Internet access.

TRYP by Wyndham®

TRYP by Wyndham is a select-service, mid-priced hotel brand located in key urban markets throughout North America, Europe, Central America and South America, including Madrid, Barcelona, Paris, Frankfurt, New York and Buenos Aires. Hotels cater to all travellers with accommodations suited for different travel needs: the Premium Room, designed for business travellers; the Fitness Room, equipped with exercise machines and complimentary ‘Fitness Kit’; and the Family Room, complete with bunk beds for kids and a larger bed for parents. The brand’s “Own the City” culture, which openly displays passion for guests and for the cities in which TRYP by Wyndham properties are located, aims to help guests make the most of their travels.

  • This is a cluster role where the Associate is responsible for two properties.

  • The production of the overall annual revenue plan, budget for the hotel, incorporating an action plan strategies in order to ensure that the objectives of marketing plans are achieved.

  • To prepare the marketing plan of the hotel with the coordination of hotel management team.

  • Follow competitor’s activity and advice the management accordingly.

  • Make sure the hotel is exposed in the international Hospitality media and regular press release is sent, whenever event is happening at the hotel.

  • Introduce new Marketing programmers and it mode of operation, including PR, Advertising Strategy.

  • Recommends to G.M as appropriate, and coordinates all methods of maintaining and increasing business volume. This includes the analysis of the changing market trends, advertising, sales promotion, personal selling, publicity, community relations.

  • Keep a regular contact with local media and use the leverage of the PR Communication

  • Plan/carry out/local and international marketing activity to agreed budget and timescale and integrate team sales effort with other departments marketing activities, egg Food and Beverage promotion, telemarketing etc.

  • Make sure the hotel rates are updated in major distribution channels and of course to all travel agents and tour operators.

  • Recruit, manage train and motivate direct reporting marketing staff according to company procedures, policy and recruitment law.

  • Establish and maintain effective employee relations.

  • Establish and maintain files on major hotel accounts.

  • Manage relevant reporting of management and financial information for the marketing department.

  • Communicate with the advertising company and ensure that product is delivered as per the highest standard and on time.

  • Recommends to General Manager direct mail campaigns to reach specific markets.

  • Maintains a high level of exposure for the hotel locally and internationally and major marketing areas through sales solicitation, telephone contact and written communications.

  • Maintained and develop corporate image and reputation and protect and develop the hotel brand via suitable PR activity and intellectual property management.

  • Plan and manage internal communication and awareness of corporate direction, mission aims and activities.

  • To make sure all hotels promotional materials are updated and merchandised in relevant areas and customer outlets.

  • Performs related duties and special projects as assigned.

Employment Disclaimer

In some locations around the world, Wyndham Hotel Group manages hotel properties on behalf of a third party owner. At many of those properties, the Hotel owner is the actual employer, and Wyndham Hotel Group performs recruiting and hiring functions on behalf of the owner. I understand and agree that, by applying through this site, I may be applying for a position with a company other than Wyndham Hotel Group where Wyndham Hotel Group is serving only as the recruiter and will not be my actual employer.

Qualifications

Who are we looking for?

To be considered for this great opportunity it is essential that you have the following skills and attributes:

  • A bright, personable and outgoing and out-of-the box Marketing/PR Director

  • Minimum 2 years’ management experience in a similar role

  • Experience within the Hotel industry is a plus

  • Understanding of how to execute creative marketing campaign across multiple platforms including social media

  • Must be Computer Proficient and particularly skilled in MS Word, with knowledge in Graphic Designing, Photography, Videography, Digital Marketing & Social Media software

  • People management / organizational skills

  • Excellent writing skills and speaking ability

  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and projects effectively

Job: Marketing

Primary Location: United Arab Emirates-Dubai-Dubai

Employee Status: Regular

Schedule: Full-time

Organization: WHG - Intl Hotel Management

Job Posting: Jul 16, 2017, 3:52:53 AM

Requisition ID: 1711123