Public relations is crucial to a theme park resort as big and as well known as ours, and we need a Consumer PR Executive to join our busy and outgoing Marketing team. If it's variety you're looking for to further your PR career, then this is the place to get it. Managing film crews, editing and proofreading - all in one day? Oh yes. You'll have a wide remit across both our Hotels and Park businesses, liaising with the media to generate positive press coverage for the resort. You will also have an important involvement in crisis management when it's needed. There are also administrative elements to the role, but then that's the same in every job.
Who are we looking for?
Our business is completely focused on the needs of the customer, and in this position the protection of the Alton Towers Resort brand and reputation is paramount. So you'll have integrity and an ability to handle sensitive information with complete confidentiality and trust. You'll be an exceptional communicator and your degree level education should demonstrate your writing skills and grasp of grammar. Furthermore, you'll have an eye for detail and IT skills in Microsoft Office. Add to the mix an enthusiastic approach to your work, a confirmed interest and understanding of PR, and you should be the perfect person for us. So if you think you fit the bill, hit the apply button now!
Working for Merlin Entertainments means that you can take full advantage of an excellent package. Being part of the wider Group means there will always be further opportunities to grow, develop and try new things with full and continuous support along the way. As you would expect we offer an excellent package of benefits including:
Free tickets for all Merlin attractions
Discounts at our attractions and hotels
Discounts and special offers with a variety of companies including O2 and Sky
Pension Scheme and Life Assurance
Career development and training
The Alton Towers Resort is the UK's only attraction that specialises in making Britain happy! We not only have the UK's leading theme park (best UK theme park at the British Tourist Awards 2011), but also two incredible themed hotels, and splashtastic waterpark, a luxurious spa, an eighteen-hole extraordinary golf course and the UK's most unusual conference venue. New for 2012, is our terrifying attraction, Nemesis Sub-Terra plus, we are introducing an amazing 4-D theatre experience with Ice Age the 4D Experience. Our two hotels are open all year round, catering for both leisure and corporate guests, and will now feature these unique rooms along with our other themed suites. Throughout the year a mind-blowing range of events and spectacular concerts will be held that the whole family will love. Working for us is a busy, yet friendly and enjoyable experience. The Alton Towers Resort really is Britain's greatest escape!
Merlin Entertainments Group is the leading name in location-based, family entertainment, and has seen the most successful and dynamic growth of any company in the sector over the last five years. Europe's number 1 and the world's second largest visitor attraction operator, in 2012 Merlin will operate 78 attractions, six hotels/two holiday villages in 17 countries and across four continents. The company aims to deliver memorable and rewarding experiences to its 43.6 million visitors worldwide, through its iconic global and local brands, and the commitment and passion of its managers and more than 16,000 employees.
As part of the wider Merlin Entertainments Group, you will enjoy continuous support and opportunities to branch out and develop your career.
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