Marketing is a central function with the organisation that identifies, anticipates and supplies customer requirements and ensures that it is carried out efficiently and profitably both on and offline. This will include identifying customer needs, and developing and promoting products and services around those needs. The marketing department will work closely alongside the sales and product functions within the business. Companies are increasingly seeking candidates with a CIM (Chartered Institute of Marketing) qualification. The roles vary within Travel, Leisure & Hospitality Sector, but listed are some of the more popular that Chisholm & Moore Executive Travel Recruitment recruit for:
Marketing Executives who report to the marketing manager and will assist with trade and consumer PR and advertising, liaising with external agencies, co-ordinate marketing campaigns and monitor response. Often the Marketing Executive will provide marketing support to the sales team.
Marketing Manager or Head of Marketing is responsible for the implementing strategic marketing plans to drive sales and ensure targets are met.This includes monitoring of all campaigns and promotions and KPI reporting. The marketing manager will identify, recommend and plan for marketing, promotion and communication.
Working within E-Commerce you are responsible for the management, design, specifications and testing of all customer facing website reservations. E-commerce will work with external customers & vendors on potential developments or needs for customer facing website eMember resources or initiatives and will provide feedback to marketing teams.