Summary of Responsibilities :
Reporting to the Director of Sales & Marketing, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following :
Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
Manage all activity within the marketing department, ensuring all service standards are followed
Execute marketing plans and programs in conjunction with the Sales department to ensure profit growth
Oversee all marketing initiatives for the hotel
Research, analyze and monitor financial, technological, and demographic factors so that market opportunities may be capitalized on
Plan and oversee the hotels advertising and promotion activities, including print, electronic, and direct mail
Communicate with outside advertising agencies on ongoing campaigns
Recommend pricing strategy for the hotel that will result in the greatest market share
Work with the Public Relations department and artists to oversee copywriting, design, layout, and the production of promotional materials
Follow the annual budget and administer that budget in a fiscally responsible manner
Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs
Follow departmental policies and procedures
Follow all safety policies
Other duties as assigned
Previous leadership experience within marketing required
Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications and other relevant computer applications required
University / College degree in a related discipline required
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal required
Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
Highly responsible & reliable
Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times
Visa Requirements :
Please note that you must be eligible to live and work in Abu Dhabi. Fairmont Bab Al Bahr will cover visa costs and flights for selected candidates from place of origin.
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There are currently no income taxes in the United Arab Emirates. Abu Dhabi’s heritage is rooted in Islamic traditions and living here will prove to be a unique life experience.
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