Jobs of the week - 27 May

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Virgin.com
by Jessica Harrison
27 May 2021

Looking for a new challenge? You're in the right place. There are some brilliant job opportunities around the Virgin Group right now. Take a look at what you could do...

Brand Programme Manager at Virgin Management

Virgin is one of the most exciting brands in the world, with a reputation for excellence and a unique culture across its diverse range of businesses. Virgin Management is the home of Virgin. It supports the Branson family and the growth of the Virgin brand by developing and nurturing valuable Virgin businesses around the world

There’s currently a fantastic opportunity to join Virgin Management as a Brand Programme Manager. The Virgin brand and creative capabilities team is responsible for brand experience best practice and for the creative expression of the brand (identity, design and campaigns). They are intent on “raising the creative bar” across the Virgin Group’s portfolio and supporting the continued growth and protection of the Virgin master-brand.

For this role, you’ll need to be both creative, techy, organised and strategic, and be able to evaluate data and manage budgets. The brand programme manager is responsible for supporting the employee experience digitally and for delivering Virgin’s internal brand experience best practice programme, The Virgin Way. This includes setting the strategy for the programme, content creation, platform management and improvement, audience engagement, communications, event support and performance evaluation.

Interested in this role? Find out more on the Virgin Management Careers Page.

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Virgin Hotels

Life of the Party at Virgin Hotels

Always the life and soul? If you are outgoing, friendly, confident, with a warm smile and have a knack for networking and meeting people, then Virgin Hotels needs you! Virgin Hotels New Orleans is a brand new hotel opening in September. The new Life of the Party or “LOTP” for short, will have a naturally warm personality and provide excellent service to guests through interactions built on sincerity, concern and enthusiasm. You are the face of the Commons Club at Virgin Hotels New Orleans. 

You network, both at the hotel and in the local area, developing a social event calendar highlighting gatherings and events around town. You will need to attend events, entertain, seek revenue opportunities for Commons Club and anticipate the needs of guests. You have a cheeky way of focusing on guest service and exceeding guests' expectations. As the VIP host, you will manage Commons Club's VIP program, and work on booking groups and events in Commons Club.

Most importantly, you will want to have fun, and want guests and colleagues to leave the hotel feeling like they had the best day ever, with a story worth telling. You’ll need excellent communications skills including verbal, written and body language, and the ability to think ahead, reaching out to VIP guests in advance of their stay to determine if they need any special services or have any requests. Working with the Director of Food and Beverage, you’ll be using strategy to further the successe

s of the hotel, as well as marketing and social media.

If you think this is the job for you, then become the next Life of the Party with Virgin Hotels.

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Virgin Hyperloop

Autonomous Mobility Economist at Virgin Hyperloop

Virgin Hyperloop is looking for an Autonomous Mobility Economist to lead all traffic/demand modelling activities at the company and to be a thought leader in the industry.

You will be responsible for conducting travel demand forecasts for passenger and cargo flows and managing consulting partners to perform independent analyses. You will also advise the company’s business development, engineering, and leadership teams on traffic/demand and the impacts of a transformational transportation technology. You will work closely with business development teams responsible for developing project opportunities and with engineering teams to develop integrated tools.

If you want to be part of the team making hyperloop a reality, head over to Virgin Hyperloop to apply now.

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Virgin Media

Senior Digital Marketing Specialist at Virgin Media

Virgin Media is on the lookout for Senior Digital Marketing Specialist to develop and implement innovative B2B digital marketing strategies. You’ll be driving both brand awareness and demand generation activity across digital channels.

This will be a dynamic role, working with Virgin Media's internal team and agencies to develop engaging written, graphic, and video content for all channels, not to mention analysing and reporting on results, consulting on improvements, while staying up-to-date on the latest marketing technologies.

This is very much a hands-on role so Virgin Media needs someone who is collaborative and cooperative, commercially astute and dedicated to own and drive results in work carried out. To succeed, you need to bring an analytical perspective, with the proven experience to proactively problem solve and think outside the box. Virgin Media loves to see energy, resilience and positivity, combined with credibility across a diverse range of audiences, along with strong customer focus and desire to deliver excellent customer service end-to-end.

Think you're up to the challenge? Head over to Virgin Media to apply now.

If none of these jobs appeal to you, visit the Virgin Careers page to find your perfect job role across the Virgin Companies.