Mandarin speaking Marketing & Events Executive

  • Job Reference: KN 1554
  • Date Posted: 4 August 2017
  • Recruiter: Strong Recruitment
  • Website: http://www.strongrecruitment.co.uk
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £26,000 to £28,000
  • Sector: Travel Agency, Tour Operators/Wholesale, Tourism, Tourism Board
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

ETOA (European Tourism Association) based in London  are recruiting for a Mandarin speaking Marketing & Events Executive to work closely with their Events Manager on major tourism events in Europe and China.

A busy and responsible role, your responsibilities will include : 

  • Attending networking events in Europe and China meeting members of the tourism industry and city tourist boards

  • Developing marketing and PR strategies to attract Chinese B2B in tourism sector to Europe

  • Establish relationships with influential Chinese travel industry leaders and regional and national organisations in China

  • Attend international trade events and shows

  • Organise events and workshops for the European tourism suppliers working with the Chinese tourism sector

  • Work closely with ETOA members such as tour operators, hotels, tourist boards, transport, government agencies and  attractions

  • Working closely with internal departments including marketing, sales, finance and PR

  • Source venues and negotiations of contract events

  • Manage delegate registrations and coordinate logistical communications to delegates

  • Budget management 

This is a varied and high profile role in a globally recognised tourism association. A wonderful opportunity to progress your career in tourism – we would expect Mandarin speaking Marketing & Events Executive candidates to have : 

  • Fluency in English and Mandarin (both spoken and written)

  • Tourism industry experience especially in the European inbound sector

  • Knowledge of the China travel trade market

  • Proven project management experience

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Educated to degree level

  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines

  • Eligible to work long term in the UK 

We will contact successful Mandarin speaking Marketing & Events Executive candidates within 2 working days and will arrange to meet you to discuss the role and company in full to ensure this is the right career move for you. Since 2001 we have helped many people find the right career move and we hope we can help you.