Senior Creative Manager - Travelopia


Closing date: 21/12/2018

Operating across the globe including Europe, Australia, North America and Canada, Travelopia is passionate about being the best and we pride ourselves on the unique and diverse range of holiday experiences we offer our customers.

Travelopia is a pioneer in the specialist travel sector, with a portfolio of 50+ independently operated brands, most of which are leaders in their sector. Sailing holidays, safaris, adventure holidays, sports tours, Arctic expeditions – our brands are as diverse as they are exciting, creating unforgettable experiences for customers across the world.

Job Description:

Are you a strategic and motivated people manager keen to succeed? Do you love design, creative and written content as well as having experience with social media marketing? Look no further.

Working within the Brand and Acquisition team, you will work across the award winning Travelopia tailor made brands (Hayes & Jarvis, Austravel, Sovereign and Citalia) to ensure performance and growth objectives, as well as inspiring content from across the business.

You will work closely with key stakeholders within the business, in particular, Brand Marketing, CRM, Ecommerce and Product.

What you will be doing:

You will manage multiple different functions which produce creative and content for our brands and own and oversee all marketing content initiatives to ensure customer engagement, brand consistency and a positive customer experience. You will also directly manage 6 members of the creative team, agencies and work schedules.

What you will do:

- Execute a content strategy aligned with short & long-term marketing targets to drive engagement
- Collaborate with the wider marketing team to plan and develop content
- Manage a team of 2 Designers, 2 Copywriters, 1 Production Executive and a Content (Video and Digital) Executive
- Create and publish engaging content (copy, imagery, video) for all required channels
- Liaise with content writers to ensure brand consistency and TOV
- Optimise content according to SEO advice
- Manage content distribution to online channels & social media platforms to increase web traffic
- Develop an editorial content calendar in line with the marketing strategy
- Ensure compliance with law (e.g. copyright and data protection)
- keep up-to-date with developments and generate new ideas to draw audience’s attention
- Manage a content and design team and any external support e.g. agencies, temps, freelancers
- Manage the content & design process, ensuring content is promoted to the right audience
- Work with the analytics team to analyse content performance ROI & suggest improvements
- Liaise with wider Travelopia businesses to share knowledge, learning and employ best practice
- Ensure all design output adheres to brand guidelines
- Oversee asset management ensuring no backlogs in image uploading & processes are efficient

Skills Range:

What we are looking for:

You will be a resilient, hardworking motivator who likes a challenge and can cope calmly in a fast passed environment where there will be many priorities and demands on the time of you and your team members.

- 3+ years in Content or Creative Marketing
- Experience of leading a creative team and managing agencies effectively
- Proven experience in demonstrating content or social media success
- Exceptional creativity and innovation
- Excellent time management, planning and organisational skills
- Excellent accuracy and attention to detail
- Excellent creative eye – ability to ensure a brand comes to life through all comms channels
- Excellent creative writing skills with a very high standard of English
- Excellent communicator with internal departments and external agencies/suppliers

Key Area: Design/Creative 27-1024.00Design/Creative
Attendance: Full-Time
Additional Information:

Working with us:

Join us and in return you'll be rewarded with:

- Opportunities for visit our amazing destinations on familiarisation trips
- Competitive salary
- Various employee discounts and offers
- Cycle to work scheme
- Contributory Pension scheme
- Career progression opportunities

Please note that for all benefits, details were accurate as at the date of publication. Any changes will be notified to you upon your start with the Company.


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