Marketing Manager

Riviera Palm Springs - Palm Springs, CA (30+ days ago)2.0

The Opportunity

"Experience one of the most legendary resorts in Palm Springs—an iconic blend of retro contemporary and modern sophistication, The Riviera Palm Springs – A Tribute Portfolio Hotel." We are looking for a hands-on Marketing Manager to partner with our in-house agency of highly creative, intelligent and experienced hospitality marketers who are passionate about their work. The Marketing Manager reports to the Director of Sales and Marketing and oversees all aspects of Marketing including advertising, website, agency management and collateral production for a select portfolio of hotels.

Marketing Manger you would be responsible for:
Collaborating all aspects of Marketing including advertising, website, agency management and collateral production for a select portfolio of hotels and restaurants
Partnering with hotel teams to drive marketing strategies
Reports to and collaborates with the Director of Sales and Marketing on all portfolio wide marketing opportunities
Writing copy, proofing and developing content as needed
Acting as a resource to the field and corporate staff as it relates to all marketing opportunities
Participating in the branding and rebranding of managed assets, including hotels and restaurants
Serving as a communication conduit and counsel for all marketing programs, with both internally stakeholders and externally vendors/agencies
Developing promotional opportunities to increase sales
Managing budgets and analyzing overall effectiveness of marketing efforts
Working in tandem with a design team and partnering with our ecommerce team
Improving internal processes
Key Job Responsibilities

Executes annual media plans. Coordinates and oversees ad, website and collateral production. This includes negotiating contracts, initiating request for artwork, copywriting, approving artwork, providing follow-up, processing invoices, maintaining the budget and assessing ad effectiveness. Participates in branding discussions and monitors brand cohesiveness through all marketing materials.
Communicates all marketing programs to the field and corporate staff and acts as a resource in assessing marketing opportunities. Provides guidance and direction as needed to the Marketing Dept. staff and develops the marketing dept. infrastructure by improving processes and creating SOPs. Assists hotel property teams with developing annual media plans and provides marketing guidance.
Analyzes marketing plan effectiveness. Researches new marketing opportunities. Develops focus groups to analyze customer needs and travel trends.
Works with outside PR vendors to create press releases as needed. Provides guidance on PR and promotional opportunities to increase sales.
Utilize KSFs personally to prioritize time.
Job Requirements

A desire to embrace and live Evolution Hospitality’s unique culture
Minimum 3 years marketing experience in the hospitality industry, both traditional media and ecommerce
Excellent copywriting and proofreading skills
Works well in a collaborative, agency-like environment
Extensive knowledge of advertising and print collateral production
Very detail-oriented and analytical
Quick learner
Good sense of design and ability to conceptualize requested products
Ability to juggle a variety of projects at the same time and handle the stress associated with multiple deadlines
Good communicator, both written and orally
Ability to work with the Marketing team to accomplish goals on a timely basis
Proficient in Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Basic understanding of website development, SEO and SEM
Ability to analyze marketing opportunities and ad effectiveness
Prior experience in creating and maintaining brand identities
Business, Marketing or Communications degree preferred
About Evolution Hospitality

Headquartered in San Clemente, CA, Evolution Hospitality is one of the top privately-owned hotel management companies in the US. Evolution Hospitality has a well-defined vision, a strong sense of values and guiding principles, and a long-range, quality-minded approach to business. From unassuming beginnings with a single property, today Evolution Hospitality is recognized as a first-class operator of hotels.

We are proud to offer candidates a dynamic career, personal growth, a strong tradition of mutual trust, integrity and an opportunity to make an impact on the business. Simply put, it means that it feels a bit different to work here. We are universally driven by our fundamental values and beliefs. At Evolution Hospitality, all associates are selected and evaluated on two criteria equally: results and culture. Honesty and humility are equally important as intellect and ability, and each member of the team embraces the challenge of becoming a better human being, both personally and professionally, as part of the package. Superstars are those individuals that not only create value for the company but also genuinely embrace and live Evolution Hospitality’s unique culture.

Are you ready to evolve? If you are interested in establishing a solid career and taking giant strides in personal growth, Evolution Hospitality is just the family you’re looking for.