IHG PR & Marketing Manager at Crowne Plaza Dubai in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Description:

Do you see yourself as a PR &Marketing Manager ?

What's your passion? Whether you're into scuba

diving, golf or dancing the tango, at IHG we're interested in you. We love

people who apply the same amount of passion and precision to their jobs as they

do to their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they

do. And we're looking for more people like you to join our friendly and

professional team - people

that help us create great hotels guests love.

The

Crowne Plaza Dubai is an upscale hotel brand located along the business area of

Sheikh Zayed Road with over 568 rooms, 13 international restaurants and bars,

and has one of the largest meeting, conference and banqueting facilities in the

UAE.

We are looking for reassuring, social, goal-oriented,

dynamic, confident people to join around

700 colleagues who are committed to maintaining the highest standards of

quality and service which define our company. We value the passion and

enthusiasm of our colleagues, and encourage you to share your passion when you

work with us.

At

the moment, we are looking for a PR & MarketingManager to join our

enthusiastic, warm and friendly Sales & Marketing team at Crowne Plaza Dubai .

As the PR & Marketing Manager , you will be

Responsible

for the planning, development and implementation of all of the Organization’s

marketing strategies, marketing communications, and public relations activities,

both external and internal. Involved in the development and implementation of

support materials and services for chapters in the area of marketing,

communications and public relations.

DUTIES& RESPONSIBILITIES

FINANCIAL RETURNS

  • Execute marketing plans and programs in conjunction with the Hotelsdepartments to ensure profit growth.

  • Promotethe brand name through formulated advertising and public relations campaign andplanning

  • Support the implementation of ongoing,focused media and community relations programs, that are strategically plannedto support and enhance the area marketing efforts

  • Developand execute promotional and brand building exercises

  • Liaiseand coordinate with the media companies

  • Keepstrack of actual versus planned marketing budgets and provides input andrecommendations as needed regarding reallocation of funding

  • Coordinatestrategic local / regional /international campaigns

  • Introducenew events to promoting the hotel facilities, services and products, for increased sales

PEOPLE

  • Manageday-to- day marketing & PR activities, plan and assign work to the MarketingExecutive

  • Developand lead the department with Marketing Executive, such that he/she is able tohandle the section independently in the Manager’s absence.

  • Disseminatesmarketing related information to other departments, establishes and maintains effectiveemployee relations

  • Activelyparticipate in training and development programs and maximize opportunities forself-development

GUEST EXPERIENCE

  • Provideguests with information (example: loyalty programmes, area attractions,restaurants, facility information) to enhance guest experience.

  • Takes ownership in problem solving and showsaccountability in decision making in line with IHG P&P

  • Ensures consistent brand and property message iscommunicated in line with corporate guidelines.

RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS

  • Developawareness and reputation of the hotel and the brand in the local community

  • Demonstrateunderstanding and awareness of all policies and relating to Health, Hygiene andFire Life Safety

  • Assists in and ensures branding standards andlegal compliances are met and incorporated into all collaterals.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree / higher education qualification/ equivalent in marketing or related field, and minimum 3 years of experience in a hospitality or serviceoriented marketing setting, or an equivalent combination of education and workexperience. Ability to take initiative, work independently andpropose and implement effective solutions.

In return we offer

competitive pay and benefits, and a chance to work with a great team of

talented people. Most importantly, we'll give you the Room to be yourself.

So what's your passion?

Please apply on-line and tell us how you can bring your individual skills to

IHG.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Job: Marketing

Location: United Arab Emirates-Dubai

Requisition ID: DUB004288