Travel Trade Recruitment

As our name suggests, we are a recruitment agency specialising in the recruitment of travel staff for both permanent and temporary travel jobs.

As our name suggests, we are a recruitment agency specialising in the recruitment of travel staff for both permanent and temporary travel jobs. Travel Trade Recruitment offers a nationwide recruitment service. Every one of our professionally trained travel recruitment consultants has previously enjoyed a successful career within the travel industry, so when it comes to travel we know it inside out.

Jobs at Travel Trade Recruitment

  • logoPR and Publications Manager - MATERNITY COVER POSITION

    Salary: £35000 - £40000 annum | Location: Greater London | Date posted: 09/12/2014 | Closing date: 06/01/2015

    Are you an experienced PR Manager with working knowledge of the travel industry? This reputable travel company based in London is seeking a PR and Publications Manager who will be responsible for managing the reputation of the brand. The primary objectives are to understand and support their clients as well as to influence opinion and behaviour through the main role accountabilities including communication, media liaison, publications, social media and brand partnerships. THIS IS A 9 MONTH MATERNITY COVER POSITION. DUTIES: * Act as first point of contact for all media/publicity enquiries. Dealing with such enquiries where possible, or transferring them to the Head of Marketing or the relevant Manager/Director when necessary. * Using your existing strong media contacts, to actively build relationships with journalists and other relevant media. * Represent the company at selected travel shows or promotional events. * Regularly liaise and establish strong relationships with the press offices of the companies hotel, tourist board and hotel partners. * Set up of group Press Trips as directed by the Head of Marketing. * Research, write and send regular press releases and news updates, with a key objective being to secure relevant coverage for the company. * Liaise with the Press Cuttings Agency as required and ensure that all relevant material is received and recorded. * Maintain a running record of all of the companies Media coverage. * Monitor the travel media and the company's coverage, and make recommendations to the Head of Marketing about how to improve the coverage. * This company currently produces regular brand publications targeted to its customer database. The PR and Publications Manager will share responsibility for all written output and editing, including proof reading and sourcing high quality travel writing both in-house and out of house. * Tactical Mailings - Targeted to selected customers in conjunction with partners * Responsible for researching and engaging with consumers via a number of new media and social media channels. These include Facebook, Google+, blogging and Twitter. EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: * Extensive experience in travel PR and marketing. * Experience of running consumer PR campaigns for brands. * Degree standard education. * Exceptional English and grammar skills and an eye for detail. * Experience of producing commercial copy for a variety of audiences/purposes. * Experience of maintaining and developing a specific tone of voice. * Good geographical and destination knowledge. * Self-motivated and self-disciplined and able to work on own initiative and contribute positively to the team environment within the business. THE PACKAGE: The successful candidate can expect an attractive salary depending on experience plus excellent benefits. THIS IS 9 MONTH MATERNITY CONTRACT POSITION. INTERESTED: To apply for this role please click 'Apply' now or alternatively call Katie at Travel Trade Recruitment on 0207 347 5060.

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