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Global Marketing Executive
Are you passionate about languages and travel? Are you inspired by the idea of working in a dynamic team? If you are ready to get involved, a new professional challenge awaits you at ESL!
 
Job overview

For our Marketing department, we are currently looking for a Global Marketing Executive in Barcelona.
 
Your mission is to define and fine-tune the regional marketing strategy for 6 of our markets in collaboration with the regional managers on site.
 
The Global Marketing Executive is also in charge of various large-scale projects aimed at developing the marketing activities of the whole company.
 
Main tasks:
 
  • Defining and optimising our regional marketing strategy for 7 markets (supervision in the development of marketing plans, budget allocation and follow-up, validation of marketing actions, operational support, optimisation and analyses)
  • Operational coordination of marketing actions in collaboration with the Marketing Assistant.
  • Participating in the development of marketing activities and managing various projects autonomously (contests, customer surveys, scholarships, events, partnerships, etc.)
  • Collaborating on various analyses (customer buying cycle, impact of our special offers, etc.)
  • Writing texts, press releases, advertorials and news
  • Support during waves of promotional material printing
  • Competitive analysis and intelligence
  • Updating information on our websites
  • Preparing PowerPoint presentations 
Your profile:

Your technical skills
 
  • With a commercial qualification or equivalent, you have a minimum 3 to 5 years experience in a similar position in an international, multicultural environment. A postgraduate degree / qualification in the field of Marketing is an asset
  • You have an excellent command of English (oral and written). Native or full proficiency in German is considered a strong asset. Any other language skills are a plus
  • You have an excellent knowledge of MS Office software tools, in particular Excel and advanced formulas
  • You are comfortable working with figures and have had the opportunity to manage budgets in the past
  • You possess excellent writing skills and can write engaging, compelling texts
  • You have extensive experience in project management with a proven ability to successfully manage multiple projects at the same time
  • You have an all round profile: proven experience in brand creation, brand activation and online marketing 
Your soft skills
 
  • You have excellent interpersonal skills and are comfortable interacting with many people from various cultures and countries
  • You are extremely well organised, thorough and responsible
  • You are able to multitask and/or manage several projects at the same time.
  • You know how to find solutions for yourself and work autonomously while respecting the guidelines provided
  • You have the ability to work effectively under pressure and meet deadlines
  • You are proactive and have analytical skills
  • You like the idea of working with a superior and teams located in other countries
  • You are naturally dynamic and enjoy working in a team.
  • Having experienced a language travel abroad is a bonus 
What we offer you:
 
  • The opportunity to develop your skills in an international environment, in the exciting field of language travel
  • A young and dynamic work atmosphere
  • An environment where corporate ethics and sustainable development matter 
Place of work: Barcelona
 
Start date: As soon as possible
 
Reference: ESL_GlobalMkt
 
Type of contract: 12 months fixed term contract (prospect of a permanent position)
 
Activity rate: Full time
 
If you fit the profile and have the relevant experience for this position, please send us your application file in English (résumé) along with a cover letter to the following e-mail address: jobs@esl.ch
 
We kindly inform you that only the applications retained for an interview will be contacted.
Head of Marketing
Are you passionate about languages and travel? Are you inspired by the idea of working in a dynamic company? If the answer is yes, at ESL, we have just the job for you!

Job overview

We are currently looking for a Head of Marketing who will supervise our global marketing activities and teams across Barcelona (Spain) and Montreux (Switzerland). This role will be based in Barcelona.

In this exciting role your main goal will be to define the global marketing strategy for ESL and execute it with excellence. You will lead and develop the team members, actively evolve the structure for it to be fit for purpose and aligned to the growth ambitions of the business. You will also be the guardian of the ESL brand. As an active member of the ESL leadership team, you will work to deliver the long-term vision, as well as yearly sales and profit budgets.
 
Main tasks:
 
Strategic responsibilities
  • Define the global ESL Brand strategy
  • Develop yearly marketing activity and communication plans based on the approved strategy
  • Develop the structure of the marketing team in line with current and future plans
  • Be a proactive and strategic member of the ESL leadership team and closely work together with the other Heads to achieve the overall objectives of the company
  • Lead key market research projects and analyse and present recommendations for the business
  • Lead consumer and market intelligence activities: continuous market and trend checks and competitive analysis
  • Propose new ideas and improvements to the client relationship management process
  • Be responsible both for the definition and control of the global yearly marketing budgets
  • Define and control the local marketing budgets by country in close collaboration with the regional managers
  • Lead or participate in key strategic projects with a broader management scope than marketing on an ad-hoc basis
 
Operational responsibilities
  • Manage the marketing team and ensure their personal development and the retention of key talent
  • Lead the concept development and guide the execution of all different marketing mix elements as defined in the yearly marketing plan
  • Lead the creation and production of all local marketing and promotional materials in line with the global brand positioning of ESL
  • Manage the marketing campaigns (online/offline) including advertising, consumer PR, social media, SEO, SEM, content management, blogging, videos and fairs
  • Support the regional managers and country teams in the development and implementation of local marketing activities and make sure their implementation is in line with the global strategy and within the agreed budgets
  • Continuously track and evaluate campaign results
  • Build excellent relationships with key external marketing agency partners whilst ensuring and negotiating maximum marketing ROI 
 
Your experience:
 
  • You possess a master’s degree in marketing and/or communication or have acquired an academic thinking level through working experience
  • You have more than 10 years’ marketing experience in branded environments with a proven ability to manage and develop teams
  • You are a strategic marketer with strong proven international experience and an all-round marketer with experience in both brand creation and activation with a strong ability to think 360
  • You have extensive experience in online marketing and/or e-commerce (as well as offline knowledge) 
 
Your professional skills:
 
  • You are a strategic thinker that has a great ability to translate strategies in 360 activity plans
  • You possess strong analytical skills
  • You are a true brand marketer and have hands-on experience with strategic (re)positioning of global brands
  • You have good eye for talent and a proven ability to develop people and manage teams across different locations
  • Excellent communicator, you are good team player with a highly collaborative management style
  • You are entrepreneurial and flexible, with a multicultural commercial mind-set
  • You master the use of Excel and PowerPoint
  • You are a fluent English speaker. In addition to this a very good level of Spanish or French is considered a big plus; any other languages (German, Italian, Spanish or other) are considered a plus 
 
Your personal skills:
 
  • You have a proven passion for languages and travel as part of your professional or personal life
  • You have a high personal interest in online marketing and keep abreast of all the latest trends on online and social media
  • You have willingness to travel regularly to Montreux or other ESL locations
 
What we offer you:
 
  • The opportunity to develop your skills in an international environment, in the exciting field of language travel
  • A young and dynamic work atmosphere
  • An environment where corporate ethics and sustainable development matter 
 
Place of work: Barcelona
           
Start date: As soon as possible
 
Reference: ESL Marketing
 
Type of contract: permanent contract
 
Activity rate: Full time
           
If you fit the profile and are tempted by the experience, please send us your application file in English to the following e-mail address: jobs@esl.ch.
 
We kindly inform you that only the applications retained for an interview will be contacted.
Junior Global Marketing Executive
Are you passionate about languages and travel? Are you inspired by the idea of working in a dynamic team? If you are ready to get involved, a new professional challenge awaits you at ESL!
 
For our Global Marketing department, we are currently looking for a Junior Global Marketing Executive in Barcelona.
 
Job overview
Reporting to the Global Marketing Manager, you will be responsible for a range of operational marketing projects, in parallel in support to some administrative and logistic tasks within the marketing team.
 
Main tasks:
 
  • Operational coordination of marketing actions (dealing with internal departments and external providers)
  • Content writing (emailing, advertorials and news) and press advertising management
  • Searching for and ordering promotional items
  • Support during waves of promotional material printing
  • Updating information on our websites
  • Competitive analysis and intelligence
  • Collaborating and supporting various marketing projects (events, contests, customer surveys, etc.)
  • Logistic tasks as deliveries and shipments
  • Managing all department’s administrative tasks (validation and follow-up of marketing invoices, files update, etc.) 
Your profile:

Your technical skills
  • You have a Bachelor’s in marketing or Business Administration
  • 1 to 3 years experience in a similar position is considered an asset, ideally in an internal and multicultural environment
  • You have an excellent command of English and ideally of German. Any other language skills are an asset
  • You have a good knowledge of MS Office computer tools. 
Your soft skills
  • You are very well organised, thorough and responsible
  • You are able to multitask and/or manage several projects at the same time
  • You know how to find solutions for yourself and work autonomously while respecting the guidelines provided
  • You have the ability to work effectively under pressure and meet deadlines
  • You possess good writing skills and can write engaging, compelling texts
  • You are naturally dynamic and enjoy working in a team 
What we offer you:
  • The opportunity to develop your skills in an international environment, in the exciting field of language travel
  • A young and dynamic work atmosphere
  • An environment where corporate ethics and sustainable development matter 
 
Place of work: Barcelona
 
Start date: As soon as possible
 
Reference: ESL_Jmktg
 
Type of contract: 12 months fixed term contract (prospect of a permanent position)
 
Activity rate: Full time
 
If you fit the profile and have the relevant experience for this position, please send us your application file in English (résumé) along with a cover letter to the following e-mail address: jobs@esl.ch
 
We kindly inform you that only the applications retained for an interview will be contacted.
Social Media Manager
Are you passionate about languages and travel? Are you inspired by the idea of working in a dynamic team? If the answer is yes, at ESL, we have just the job for you!
 
For our Marketing department based in Barcelona, we are currently looking for a Social Media Manager.
 
Job overview
Reporting to the Head of Marketing, you will lead and manage ESL’s social media strategy and be responsible for our online reputation.
 
Main tasks:
  • You are responsible for the creation of owned Social Media campaigns and managing the Social Media calendar
  • You ensure that Social Media strategy is aligned with the Global Communication calendar and coordinate with the other Marketing areas of ESL communication campaigns
  • You are the owner of non-local Social Media profiles (LinkedIn, Instagram) and point of contact for any Google My Business request
  • You are responsible of overseeing and manage the correct execution of the Social Media plan on all ESL social media profiles in all markets
  • You are responsible for e-Reputation: monitor and report online reviews ratings. Owner of the strategy for further improvement
  • You ensure the quality control and that we follow Social Media best practices

Your profile:
Your technical skills
  • You have a Bachelor’s in marketing or Business Administration and a specific training or a master in social media
  • You have 3 to 5 years experience in a similar position and ideally in an internal and multicultural environment
  • You have an excellent command of English and any other language skills such as Spanish, French or German are an asset
  • Command of Hootsuite or any other Social Media management platform
  • You have proved experience in Google Analytics
  • You are an expert in Google Suite
  • You have a good knowledge of MS-Office 
 
Your soft skills
 
  • You are comfortable working with multiple projects and deadlines
  • You have excellent communication and writing skills
  • Team and resource management
  • You have leadership and organizational skills
  • You have the ability to work independently and also in a team
  • You have a reliable and a detail and result-oriented personality
  • You have a creative thinking and at the same time analytical mind 
 
What we offer you:
 
  • The opportunity to develop your skills in an international environment, in the exciting field of language travel
  • A young and dynamic work atmosphere
  • An environment where corporate ethics and sustainable development matter 
 
Place of work: Barcelona
 
Start date: April 2018
 
Reference:
ESL_SMM
 
Type of contract: Permanent contract
 
Activity rate: Full time
 
If you fit the profile and have the relevant experience for this position, please send us your application file in English (résumé) along with a cover letter to the following e-mail address: jobs@esl.ch
 
We kindly inform you that only the applications retained for an interview will be contacted.