Hilton Digital Marketing Executive - Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

The stories begin here at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian.

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian, known locally as the “Caley”, was built in 1903 and is one of Edinburgh’s most significant landmarks. Standing proudly at the West End of Princes Street, this former Victorian railway building hotel nestles in the shadow of Edinburgh Castle and its reputation for style and excellence has attracted international visitors and notable personalities for over one hundred years.

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Why join the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian as a Digital Marketing Executive ?

·Personal Development programmes for every level

·Working in an environment where creativity is highly appreciated

·Yearly team outings

·28 days holiday including bank holidays (increasing yearly)

·Complimentary meals on duty

·Worldwide travel perks - up to 30 nights at discounted rates over 5,000 properties in more than 100 countries and 50% Food & Beverage discounts

·Industry leading benefits including contributory pension scheme, discounted dental and health cover, and high street discounts

We look forward to explaining in detail the range of excellent benefits that you would expect from a global hotel organization like Hilton Worldwide.

What will it be like to work for Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts?

Waldorf Astoria provides guests the exceptional environment and the personalised attention of True Waldorf Service that creates a singular experience.

If you understand the value of personalised attention and know how to treat even the most extraordinarily different experiences with the same rich level of customer service, you may just be the person we are looking for!

What will I be doing?

Reporting to the Commercial Director, as a Digital Marketing Executive for the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian you will be responsible for driving increased market share and revenue through a strong online presence.

Business Function

• Monitor and manage all social media activation for the Hotel and support departmental initiatives;

• Execute all agreed hotel marketing strategies and monitor on-going on-line marketing campaigns performance and reporting;

• Create new artwork and adjust existing artwork in line with brand standards;

• Produce and finish in-house art work;

• Be a brand ambassador for the hotel ensuring all collateral conforms to agreed brand standards, using the right tone of voice and ensuring content is compliant with corporate guidelines;

• Report on digital activity and make recommendations to improve performance and ROI;

• Execute effective use and creation of e-newsletters and on-line marketing campaigns in accordance with regional and corporate online guidelines;

• Conduct competitor research and stay up to date with the latest digital trends;

• Develop, maintain and grow hotel databases to promote all hotel disciplines including targeted Hilton Honors campaigns;

• Monitor and review hotel and all third party website content, ensure it is accurate and current and reflects the hotel;

• Ensure hotel has appropriate marketing content to include up to date media lists, marketing collateral, photo library, newsletters, brochures and all matters relating to marketing;

• Produce tracking documents and hotel fact sheet including preparing PowerPoint presentations with an excellent attention to detail;

• Establish and maintain effective rapport and open communication with all hotel departments;

What are we looking for?

  • Professional approach, impeccable image and well-groomed at all times;
  • Friendly behaviour, positive and enthusiastic attitude with strong customer focus and able to work independently
  • Honesty, integrity, passion for hard work and achieving results and successful outcomes
  • Demonstrated self-starter, with excellent attention to detail
  • Creatively minded and with a desire to work in marketing for the hospitality industry

Experiences & Qualifications

  • E-commerce, Communication or Marketing Degree
  • Previous experience within Social Media/Content Creation
  • Experience of the main functions of marketing and leading smaller projects
  • Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with various levels of management
  • Proven experience of working to and understanding key marketing and eCommerce plans and strategies

Skills

  • A strong working knowledge of Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and In-Design
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Demonstrates a strong commercial awareness, able to adapt to changing priorities with key judgement and decision making skills
  • Ability to interact effectively, create solutions, influence others and work diplomatically with a wide range of individuals.

We look forward to welcoming you to our hotel.

Job: Sales and Marketing

Title: Digital Marketing Executive - Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian

Location: null

Requisition ID: HOT05QTT

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