IHG Marketing & Communications Manager - Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn Doha - The Business Park in Ad Dawhah, Qatar

Marketing & Communications Manager - Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn Doha - The Business Park

Job Number EMEAA03551

Hotel Brand:

Europe, Middle East, Asia & Africa - Qatar - Ad Dawhah -

Description

About us

We want to welcome you to a world of bringing True Hospitality to everyone. When you join us at IHG®, you become part of our global family. A welcoming culture of warmth, honesty and a passion for providing True Hospitality.We pride ourselves on letting your personality and passions shine, recognizing the individual contribution you make and supporting your ambition to learn and create your own career path. In making a difference to our guests and owners, colleagues and communities, every day is a chance to create great and unique experiences, in your own way.With over 370,000 colleagues in nearly 100 countries sharing our values, there’s countless opportunities at your fingertips.We’re growing; grow with us.Conveniently located in the heart of one of Doha's key business districts, close to major banks, Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn Doha – The Business Park is just a 15-minute drive by car or complimentary shuttle from Doha's Hamad International Airport and near such attractions as Museum of Islamic Arts and Souk Waqif. Our 378 stylish guestrooms and suites at Crowne Plaza and 307 well-appointed guestrooms at Holiday Inn are all equipped with modern amenities designed for comfort and high speed wireless internet access to stay connected.

Your day to day

As our Marketing & Communications Manager, under the general guidance and supervision of the Director of Sales and Marketing and within the limits of established policies & procedures, you will promote and maintain excellent relations with the media, public and guests in order to maintain the prestigious image of the hotel.KEY RESPONSIBILITIES are:Defines and implements all marketing, communications, brand and PR objectives through the development of annual and three-year plansImplements brand standards locally in line with regional brand strategies.Develops and manages all hotel communication materials & media portals including advertising, website, point of sale, newsletters, brochures, and in room branded collateralMonitors competitor activities and use this information when developing strategiesPlans and manages sponsorship activitiesDevelops a public relations program for the hotel based on its marketing goals.Manage, assign deliverables, and establish performance and development goals for team members. Provide mentoring, coaching and regular feedback to help manage conflict and improve team member performance. Support training & development initiatives for team membersMaintain a high level of knowledge which affects the guest experience and demonstrate a ‘service’ attitude

What we need from you

Ideally, you'll have a minimum of 3 years experience in marketing role in a four or five-star hotel or comparable industry, ability to demonstrate working with and engaging teams from different cultures, strong verbal and written communication skills along with being quality oriented with focus on details, high performance standards, able to multi-task & meet deadlines and technical proficiency in related software. A university degree in PR, Marketing, Communications, Business, or related discipline and GCC experience is preferable.

What we offer

We’ll reward all your hard work with a great salary and benefits – including a uniform, great room discount and superb training. Join us and you’ll become part of the global IHG family – and like all families, all our individual team members share some winning characteristics. As a team, we work better together – we trust and support each other, we do the right thing and we welcome different perspectives. You need to show us you care, that you notice the little things that make a difference to guests as well as always looking for ways to improve - click here to find out more about us.