Whether you are currently in education or looking for work experience to kick start your career, consider the following position…
Position Title: Sales & Marketing Associate
Reports to: Sales & Marketing Manager
Working and supporting the marketing and sales function, this position affords the successful candidate the opportunity to experience and assist with a wide gambit of sales and marketing activities including but not limited to:
•Advertising – Involvement in planning, executing tactics for design to media placement
•PR – Working in conjunction with the Resort’s PR agency, candidate would work with Journalists, Bloggers and other interest groups on a one-to-one basis as well as event and promotional activities for media
•Direct Marketing & Sales Promotions – Planning and executing a variety of local and national campaigns for Hotel, Golf and Spa
•Collateral Design & Development – involvement in design and proofing of large scale pieces plus a project leads on some short life pieces
•Database Management – Reviewing, Managing, Updating and Utilising a variety on resort databases
•Online Research & Social Media – Working with existing customers and potential customer online to ascertain views of the resorts offering – e.g. Trip Advisor. Plus interacting through a variety of social media platforms with customers.
•Events Development & Implementation – direct hands-on involvement in event planning and implementation – e.g. wedding showcases
•Research – design and implementation of a variety of qualitative and quantative research projects
•Reports – completion of a variety of financial and marketing reports for Sales & Marketing Manager information
•Customer Contact & Service – direct contact with individual and group representative regarding service delivery and sales (this aspect will only occur after initial period of successful placement)
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
• Excellent written & spoken English
• Computer skills especially Word, Outlook, Excel etc. Also, a knowledge of social networking is key.
• Ability to work on initative
• Show creative and proactive flair
• Illustrate customer focus at all times
This position is unpaid. However, there are some benefits and ,more importantly, we promise to provide you with invaluable experience within the hotel/golf/leisure industry. The position includes a 3-day working week during a six to nine month period.
If you think you possess the above skills for this position, please email your CV to email@example.com with ‘Internship‘ as the heading. Then, if successful, you will be invited to attend an interview before we decide on the ideal candidate. The closing date for application is the 15th of September.