The original youth travel company, Contiki Holidays is on the hunt for afor a super bright Content Marketing Executive, to join their Digital Web Agency (BS&T). As someone who has a passion for creating eye-catching collateral and who understands the process of producing effective communications from conception to execution. You’ll be a stickler for detail and editing, with effective time management being a key string to your bow, and a passion for creativity to help keep us at the forefront of youth marketing.
Contiki is the global leader in the youth travel market. Each year, through Contiki’s holidays, thousands of 18-35 year-olds discover different cultures, meet new people from all over the globe and create memories that last a lifetime. We’ve been around since 1962, have an established product and are a truly global company with operations in North and South America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australasia. Best of all? We’re selling a product that genuinely changes people’s lives.
Based in South East London, Contiki Marketing Lab is the agency team providing full mix services for the Contiki brand, and is part of BS&T Ltd.
Work within Contiki Marketing Lab alongside editorial, video and social teams, reporting to the Brand Manager
Management of the development and rollout of Contiki’s travel brochures in 7 different currencies produced annually, ensuring we stay fresh, powerful and bold to keep us relevant in an ever-changing youth market.
You’ll be happy to wear a few hats, being responsible for management of our traveller print & digital communications pre-trip, whilst on their trip, and once they are home.
You’ll be involved in the development and rollout of our corporate branding pieces, staff uniforms, bespoke communication pieces and everything in-between.
Effective project management of print production deadlines and a solid understanding of the print production process.
The ability to develop compelling and engaging copy that stays true to the Contiki brand message, for both print & online. You’ll have a creative tone and your editing eye is like no other.
Provide support to our e-commerce team for product launches on , providing copy, imagery and brand content.
Whilst your brain ticks mostly from the left side, you’re creative and have a great eye for photography and manage our in-house image library, understanding that our product-centric messaging and photography assets go hand-in-hand to produce awesome communications for our business.
Managing clear and open communications between our internal product teams, our in-house designers and our internal brochure production team to ensure projects are delivered on time and within budget.
If you are looking for a quiet, corporate marketing role then this isn’t the role for you. This role is global role working not only with out London team but our global marketing offices and product regions as well.
Support the global Brand Manager with wider marketing activity as necessary.
The perfect candidate will have...
Proven experience managing a range of marketing activity, primarily across print channels - background in publishing would be advantageous but not essential
First class writing skills, and the ability to adapt writing style to suit tone.
A portfolio demonstrating strong creative design, copywriting and editing skills
An understanding of the print production process and making print ready files
Excellent presentation and communications skills & a key eye for detail
An understanding of the process or creative art working and retouching of photography
An energetic and passionate approach to your role and a cultural fit with the values from our Little Black Book
An eagle eye for detail
3+ years experience in a marketing role
Supportive, fun and friendly team environment, Competitive Wages, Volunteer Days (two per year), professional development for all employees, BUPA, Kiddivouchers, Travel discounts (terms apply), a day off on your birthday.