Sage Hospitality Group Marketing & Design Manager in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
American freedom gained its foothold in Philadelphia – a fiercely independent spirit that remained to infuse its commerce, its culture, and its people. At the intersection of it all – the very vibrant Logan Square, now anchored by its namesake hotel, The Logan. The Logan inspires with a lively urbane flair and luxe aesthetic—a modern hotel designed as the beating heart of the city it calls home. The hotel makes a grand first impression—with its own collection of artworks, its subdued brand of stellar service, its unassuming luxury, and its warm and neighborly welcome. Confident and sophisticated, with an artful point of view.
Our associates understand the needs and wants of our guests and can address them without hesitation. They create a personalized experience for each person who visits The Logan and support one another in doing so. If you have a passion for pleasing others, a get it done mentality, and are looking for an opportunity to make a difference every day by enriching the lives of others, The Logan Hotel may be for you.
We are currently seeking a Marketing & Design Manager to join our amazing team!
The Marketing & Designer Manager assists with the development, implementation and management of online marketing programs, websites, social media, SEO, content, and related programs. Coordinates with outside digital agencies and property staff to ensure all program objectives are achieved and revenue is maximized. The ideal candidate demonstrates enthusiasm and passion for all facets of marketing. Works with designated hotels to create branded and unique property identities with forward-looking positioning statements, supported with online and offline content and initiatives that develop the hotels identity.
Manage online presence with an emphasis on creating unique and engaging content for branded hotel websites, vanity websites, company website, and third party sites
Work with designated hotels and agencies to ensure that hotel websites are optimized using current best practices for SEO
Direct, manage or assist designated hotels and agencies in all areas related to online/digital marketing, including website development and online marketing
Conduct and track on-going email marketing campaigns for a variety of hotel business units
Utilize current reporting from agencies, brands, and Google Analytics to drive improved content and marketing initiatives and decisions
Recommend changes and new reporting based on changes in technology, CMS or other areas in conjunction with changing business needs
Oversee and coach hotel social media champions and social media agencies on channels including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and others as the need arises
Continually manage social media accounts, including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram, ensuring imagery and copy is consistent with the identity and positioning of each hotel
Manage promotional packages/campaigns including requesting creative, drafting the communication plan, and sending a marketing recap once completed
Monitor trends, online media, brand reputation and ensure management responds accordingly to online travel and review websites.
Utilize current reporting from agencies, Google Analytics and social networks to drive improved content and social marketing initiatives and decisions
Recommend changes and new reporting based on changes in technology, social networks or other areas in conjunction with changing business needs
Develop and implement companywide Public Relations initiatives and programs.
Work directly with PR agencies to support creation of property initiatives that reinforce identity and positioning, with execution in a timely manner
Utilize current reporting from agencies and third party sources to drive improved content, PR initiatives, and decisions
Recommend changes and new reporting based on changes in technology or other areas in conjunction with changing business needs
Work with designated hotels to create forward-looking identity statements that will be utilized to drive messaging through online, social media, PR, and collateral
Direct, manage or assist in the development of break-thru creative materials, online and offline, to support both corporate and property marketing goals
Assist designated hotels with communication (flyers, signs, eblasts, etc.) – work with property staff and agencies on design and creation of new materials
Maintains and stores a chronological order of media library and electronic files of all advertising materials by property and activity.
Current search engine optimization (SEO) strategies
Use of content management systems (CMSs) to update hotel websites
Administrative knowledge for social media sites, including Facebook, Twitter and YouTube
Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat
A four year college degree or equivalent education/experience.
Required to have a minimum of 2-4 years of experience in a marketing position. Hospitality experience preferred.
Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
Excellent comprehension and literacy required to read manager's letters, help prepare contracts and proposals
Ability to negotiate effectively
Excellent attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
Professional appearance and manner
Computer literacy, specifically MS Word for Windows
Communication at all levels; multi-tasking; time management
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Occasional carrying and lifting of files and office items up to 25 lbs.
95% indoor office environment
Position Type: Regular Full-Time
Property : The Logan Philadelphia
Outlet: Urban Farmer Philadelphia
Category: Sales & Marketing
Min: USD $60,000.00/Yr.
Max: USD $65,000.00/Yr.
Address : 1 Logan Square
City : Philadelphia
State : Pennsylvania
EOE Protected Veterans/Disability