Marketing Executive - Schools And Groups
Marketing Executive - Schools and Groups
Admin Building (at rear of Aquarium), 1-5 Wheat Road; Darling Harbour
Sydney, NSW, 2000
Permeant part-time role (3 days a week) with flexible working policy
Opportunity to be part of a high-functioning team of Marketing professionals in a central-Sydney location (or Melbourne for the right candidate)
Join a global industry leader and take advantage of great staff perks and development opportunities
Who are Merlin Entertainments?
Merlin Entertainments is the company behind iconic brands like SEA LIFE, Madame Tussauds, LEGOLAND, and Peppa Pig World of Play. We operate in over 120 attractions across 25 countries, delivering memorable experiences to nearly 65 million visitors a year. Were the leading operator of visitor attractions in Australia and New Zealand, with 10 attractions, including SEA LIFE, Wild Life, Madame Tussauds, and the Fly Treetop Adventures, amongst others.
We are a business built on FUN, and a role with Merlin is unlike a job anywhere else. Every day we work our magic in a variety of wonderful ways, whether its counting penguins, crafting the perfect celebrity eyebrows or offering vital support behind the scenes, each of us are focused on creating magic memories for our guests every day, and its fair to say we love what we do!
We may be a fast-moving global business, but were proud to say were a down-to-earth, caring and supportive bunch too. We are truly committed to developing and supporting our amazing staff members to allow them to flourish in their roles and forge an exciting career at Merlin.
If you share our passion, then we have a fantastic opportunity to join our team as a Marketing Executive for Schools and Groups.
About the role
Reporting to the Head of Marketing - VIC you will be responsible fordelivering and executing the School & Group central strategy across 10 Australian and New Zealand attractions to encourage Schools and Groups to visit our attractions
On a day to day basis you will be:
Ensuring marketing activity is delivered consistently and within brand guidelines through all external and on-site activations
Building and managing an engagement program with target schools which raises awareness of our schools products
Taking ownership of advertising, website management, eDM and social media
Meeting admissions and revenue targets for Schools and Groups
Keeping up to date on industry trends and news to create campaigns accordingly
To shine in this role you will have:
1-2 years of relevant marketing/schools experience
Strong organisational skills
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Knowledge of MailChimp would be an advantage
Experience of updating a CMS system would be an advantage
What we can offer you
Corporate benefits such as free entry to all our attractions WORLDWIDE
Other external and internal discounts such as 25% off in our stores and cafes, and 40% off LEGO
Additional Leave, including birthday, wellbeing and volunteer leave to give back to a cause you care about
Domestic and global opportunities to expand your skills and grow your career, including internal and external professional development courses
Perhaps the biggest benefits of joining us, however, are the amazing opportunities to advance your career. Merlin is a large, global, expanding business, so for a high-reaching and dedicated individual looking to go much further with their career, we can provide the opportunities and the support to help you realise your potential.
Merlin Entertainments is driven by a strong social responsibility with the vision to create a world where the global community respects, conserves, and sustainably manages our precious aquatic habitats, wildlife, and natural resources. We strive to achieve this goal through our 3 charities: Merlins Magic Wand, the SEA LIFE Trust, and the WILD LIFE Conservation Fund.