Development Marketing Manager
Based in Corporate Head Quarters in Denham (UB9 5HR)
We have a purpose to create Great Hotels Guest Love through delivering our brand promise of True Hospitality for everyone.
We know there’s no one quite like you, your talents, dreams and interests make you who you are and that’s what we want at IHG.
The Development Planning & Performance team are searching for a talented Development Marketing Manager to join their team.
You''ll be working with fantastic people and joining one of the biggest hotel companies in the world at our beautiful Head Quarters in Denham!
Does this sound interesting? If so, read on!
This role will be supporting the creation, development and delivery of the Development Marketing strategy through preparing multi-media sales materials for the Development team.
The role includes creation of new content on commercial analysis and creating case studies and pitch documents for high value deals, mainly our Owner community.
You’ll collaborate with internal stakeholders, working together to ensure the Marketing plan aligns with our Sales plan for our Owners.
This is truly a unique marketing role as your focus will be our Owner population and rather than internal marketing or marketing for our guests. It’ll also involve ownership of the Europe events calendar including meetings and conferences etc.
Localising central content and managing distribution to the Development team through the use of appropriate platform and tools
Ensuring a continuous feedback process exists to improve content
Maintaining a database of significant industry events and conferences across Europe and prioritising those events with target Owner parties
Tracking sponsorship and ancillary spend on all the conferences and events where Development team deploy funds across Europe
Devising and executing any production needs required during Owner events and/or industry conferences, alongside internal stakeholders.
Work with creative agencies as required to support development of content and the distribution platform
Who are we?
You may not have heard of IHG, but the chances are you aware of our brands! IHG is one of the largest hotel companies in the world, with a family of brands including InterContinental, Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza.
We believe the culture at IHG is unique as it’s created by our People and founded on strong values. These values are our Winning Ways and they are a set of beliefs and behaviours that are important to us and our customers – that’s one of the reasons why we’ve been certified as a Top Employer UK 2018 by the Top Employers Institute.
What we’re looking for:
The ideal candidate will have strong commercial awareness, and can summarise information from various sources and write for an audience of external stakeholders.
You’ll have exceptional communication skills including experience writing documents, reports and presentations for a sophisticated, commercially aware audience including designing and writing compelling and visually attractive reports.
You will work independently and meet tight deadlines. As well as creative capability to solve problems, driven by proactively exploring novel solutions. Similarly, you will provide attention to detail and ability to manage multiple tasks/clients in a highly dynamic and changing environment
Why work for IHG?
At IHG, you enjoy a competitive financial and benefits package which will include healthcare support and hotel room discounts. We also have free parking on site, a free gym on site, a subsidised restaurant and Starbucks.
Our picturesque office in Denham, Buckinghamshire is easily accessible on the A40/M40.
Alternatively, many of our employees commute from London – there are regular trains from London Marylebone taking approx. 30 minutes, or the Metropolitan or Piccadilly tube lines go to Uxbridge where we provide a free shuttle bus.
But most of all… we’ll give you room to be yourself!
Hit apply if you think you have the skills we’re looking for!
- Job type
- Denham, United Kingdom
- Starting in
- As soon as possible