Senior Manager, Digital Marketing (for South Asia & Middle Eastern markets)
Location: Hong Kong
Formulate digital marketing strategies, planning, analyzing trends and managing marketing, social media campaigns & PR related activities in South Asia & Middle East (“SAME”) to achieve the business performance goals and deliver KPI targets.
Lead integrated digital marketing campaigns from concept to execution to promote destination brand, core tourism experiences, mega events and HKTB initiatives in SAME.
Responsible to update content on DHK India & AE website including arabic translation (through Representative Office support), maintaining social media channels, measure and report performance, campaign outcomes and make recommendations for necessary adjustments of marketing strategies.
Devise the digital marketing & PR programs to drive reach, visibility and engagement with new consumers to strengthen Hong Kong’s position as a most desired travel destination in the SAME markets.
Develop strong business relationships with key media publications, new age media influencers, key opinion leaders.
Manage and guide Public Relations consultants / agencies to ensure that the PR programs and yearly public relations objectives and plans are attained.
Solicit impactful in-market media and non-media partnerships / initiatives that will boost Hong Kong’s destination visibility and appeal and ultimately drive arrivals into Hong Kong.
Drive digital traffic to destination website – discoverhongkong.com by co-creating compelling content relevant for SAME market to generate page visits and views.
Drive effective digital, mobile & social campaigns to ensure campaign objectives, KPIs and ROI, and overall business direction are met.
Oversee in-market social pages and create a sizable fan base and continue to grow the page with consumer engagement programmes.
Constantly be abreast of and review the digital & social landscape to sharpen the marketing strategies and plans in place. Provide thought leadership and perspective for adoption where appropriate
Monitor and analyse the market trends and recommend appropriate actions to capitalise on the trends.
Prepare consistent annual business plans and business plan presentations for the team head.
Provide consolidated and consistent budget planning, market intelligence collection and unified monthly reporting for management’s review and delivery.
University degree holder in Marketing, Communications or other related disciplines with minimum 10 years of relevant working experience.
Proven track record of regional or global marketing management experience and meeting aggressive KPI targets.
Detailed understanding of online & new age media landscape is must
Hands-on proven experience leading and managing digital marketing, SEO/SEM, email, social media, video advertising, display/mobile ad advertising, optimizing Google Adwords campaigns
Highly creative with experience in identifying target audiences and devising digital campaigns that engage, inform and motivate
Experience in optimizing landing pages and user funnels
Solid knowledge of website analytics tools (e.g. Google Analytics, WebTrends etc)
Strong communication, interpersonal, organizational skills and be able to operate effectively at all levels of seniority.
Strong analytical and presentation skills in explaining complex strategies with excellent marketing and business logic.
Self-starter, outgoing and able to work independently under pressure and tight timelines.
Creative mindset with problem solving and data driven thinking.
High proficiency in written and spoken English is essential.
Having regional networks and in-market (SAME) experience will be an advantage.
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