Compass Group, North America MARKETING MANAGER in PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania

A Fresh Approach to Great Results.* *

/At FLIK Hospitality Group we believe in great food, great service, and great people. As a leading corporate dining and hospitality company, we provide quality and nutritious meals with a wellness-first approach, reception services, and property management to over 800 locations nationwide. From respected law firms, financial institutions, professional athletics teams, K-12 independent schools, hotels and conference centers, and more, our approach to hospitality is rooted in our dedication to providing quality service to each and every one of our guests. We believe in seasonality in sourcing our ingredients and providing a customized approach to the culinary and hospitality needs of each client; our wellness first approach ensures our food supports healthy and delicious choices. Join our team today!/

Job Summary

Job Summary:

This position is responsible for the implementation of marketing programs, marketing budgets, and oversight of marketing execution supporting organic sales growth and guest participation, as well as catering sales programs. This position reports to the Resident District Manager. The Marketing Manager will support the Resident District Manager with strategy and consultation for current accounts, new business opportunities and internal marketing campaigns throughout the district. They will also support the Corporate VP of Marketing with outlying unit level consultations, ensuring corporate business initiatives and standards are in place, help develop presentations, and new business opportunities. The Marketing Manager helps to support all critical business initiatives including café and catering sales growth and market penetration, customer retention, brand protection, and market share for their units. Based out of a designated unit, they are also responsible for the overall day to day marketing initiatives of that unit, including the development and implementation of a comprehensive marketing and sales strategy to achieve or exceed budget, forecast and targeted goals. Strategies include sales and marketing analysis including tools and systems surrounding market mix, pricing, direct sales, advertising, marketing and sales promotions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Direct execution of the sales and marketing plan to promote and initiate sales for the home unit including development of promotional campaigns to drive participation and revenue

  • Manage/direct all advertising, public relations and promotional programs including print, radio, outdoor and online advertising, direct mail, collateral and web site in support of the District as well as the home unit.

  • Support units in their management of their customer database, maintain Flik standards, and provide support as needed District wide.

  • Support district units while they prepare, implement and compile data to develop strategic sales and marketing plan, sales budgets, forecasts and other reports as required District wide.

  • Contribute to the national library of best practices, including but not limited to, photo library, industry trends, social media tactics and case studies as related to sales and marketing execution and revenue/market share growth.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing preferred

  • Minimum of three years marketing experience preferred

  • Ability to present to large groups

  • Knowledge of merchandising and promotions

  • Knowledge of sales analysis and marketing budgets

  • Ability to assess/evaluate district café program at District Managers request

  • Excellent writing skills

  • Should have a keen sense of on trend design and graphics

  • Prior restaurant, catering, conference or event marketing experience in hospitality industry.

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*Req ID: *234594

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BRIAN P PANGBORN

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