Group Marketing Executive

  • Job Reference: CH799
  • Date Posted: 31 May 2021
  • Recruiter: Crerar Hotels
  • Location: Leith, Edinburgh
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive Salary up to £25,000 per annum
  • Sector: Hotels
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Group Marketing Executive

The opportunity

The Crerar Hotel Group has an excellent opportunity for a motivated and passionate individual to join the central marketing team working across two brands, Crerar Hotels and Easy Breaks.

This role will suit a junior marketing executive looking for the next step up the ladder, or someone who wants to pursue a career in hospitality & tourism marketing.  Previous experience of a digital first role with competent skills in social media, CMS and email software would beneficial.  A keen interest in hospitality, travel and tourism would be advantageous.

The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary, industry leading benefits and continued training and development.

Crerar Hotel Group is one of Scotland's leading privately owned quality hotel companies.  Crerar Hotels work hard on talent development and always look to progress individuals through internal promotion. 


The location

You will be flexible home/remote-working - but with access to our central office in Edinburgh and available to travel to our iconic hotels to work with our teams.


The ideal candidate
As Marketing Executive you will be responsible for supporting the planning, implementation and measurement of the marketing strategy that aligns with the company marketing and business objectives.  Coordinating with outsourced external agencies, including design, digital marketing, CRM & App development. Reporting of the results of the company and both brands marketing plans and activity in reference to the trends, analytical data and advertising.

The successful candidate will work directly with and report to the Group Marketing Manager. The core duties will be to assist in delivering the objectives of marketing plans, from delivering media campaigns, working on websites, driving social messages, planning and executing photo and video shots, branding and much more.


We require a candidate that can demonstrate;

  • Enthusiasm for driving Scottish hospitality to a high standard
  • Expertise in website management and digital strategy
  • Experience in the hospitality & tourism industry preferable
  • Demonstrable experience with social media content creation and paid campaign management,
  • Must be results orientated and able to work both independently and within a team environment
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Thrive in a tight focused team environment

What we offer in return:

  • Competitive salary in the region of £25,000 per annum         
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Long service recognition
  • Pension
  • Companywide discounts for team members
  • Membership to Perkbox
  • Additional leave days including your birthday!



Our values

Crerar Hotels is a privately owned business with heart and soul, built on the values created by those on the front line. The values of the Crerar team encompass pride, authenticity, creativity, focus, respect and hard work. We put our money where our mouth is, too: we work hard and expect a lot, but we also give back. More than half of our annual distributable profits are donated to good causes connected to the communities near our hotels and inns.

If you have the qualities suited to this business; energy, a positive attitude and zest for life; if this sounds like what you have been looking for - then we would like you to interview us.  Please apply by telling us about yourself, your experience, hopes & ambitions.

Thank you for your interest and should we wish to progress with your application, we will aim to respond within 14 days.  No agencies at this stage please.