Visit Britain is recruiting an experienced Route Development Marketing Manager to support Marketing Manchester. The role will be based in VisitBritain’s office in New York and will continue to strengthen the relationship with Marketing Manchester and VisitBritain, whilst highlighting the regional product on offer for Manchester and the North of England for both leisure/business visitors and inward investment.
This role will involve close interaction with both the commercial division of Manchester Airport as well as the city’s key promotional arm, Marketing Manchester.
The role will lead on Greater Manchester’s in-market route development, sustaining the existing routes and expanding connectivity. The role will include aviation development, provision of marketing, PR and digital support and travel trade activity. It will involve a broad range of activities that will help to promote the city of Manchester and its trade ties with the US.
Experience delivering marketing and communications activity and/or aviation experience in the US is essential. A good knowledge of the US travel trade industry and some prior knowledge of Greater Manchester and Manchester Airport would be advantageous.
Further information about Marketing Manchester and the role can be found on the website www.Manchestergrowth.co.uk.
To apply for this vacancy please email your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Interviews are due to take place mid/late April 2017.
The closing date for applications is 5:00 pm on April, 17th 2017.