Can you tell a story powerful enough to connect over 35,000 employees in 1100 locations across the UK?
As Engagement Manager you will bring Premier Inn and Restaurant’s business strategy, spirit, and culture to life through crafting a range of compelling content, and exciting social media delivery. You’ll build a consistent tone of voice for how we talk to each other, and track the success of your communications through meaningful analytics and insight. Key to your success will be immersing yourself in our Premier Inns and Restaurants, spending time with our team members and empowering them to share their stories with others.
As part of our wider Group Internal Communications and Engagement team, you will collaborate to evolve our digital presence and continuously drive greater participation across Whitbread.
Why we would like you to apply
You’re passionate about connecting people through active listening and creating compelling communications. You can evidence creative thinking and excellent writing skills across multiple channels, including social media, for a variety of audiences.
You thrive on working autonomously, and are self-motivated to seek out stories and proactive opportunities to build your content.
A bit about us:
At Whitbread, we are fully committed to growing legendary brands through building a strong customer heartbeat and innovating to stay ahead. Our winning teams delight customers so they come back time and time again which, along with our focus on everyday efficiency, drives profitable growth.
Every day our fantastic team members serve up great memories in our restaurants and wow guests through a great night’s sleep in our hotels. We pride ourselves on providing consistent quality and service. We’re continually innovating to meet our guests’ evolving needs whilst being committed to creating a great place to work for our team members.
Premier Inn and hub by Premier Inn currently have over 750 hotels across the UK offering over 70,000 rooms. Our aim is to make this 85,000 by the end of 2020! We have hotels in the Middle East and having opened our 1st hotel in Germany with more sites in the pipeline.
Our much loved restaurant brands include Beefeater, Brewers Fayre, Table Table and Whitbread Inns. Alongside these, our new propositions Bar + Block and Cookhouse & Pub are both growing at pace. We have over 420 restaurants across the UK offering the highest level of service.
We have recently celebrated our 275th anniversary when Samuel Whitbread founded our business on a set of principles and although our core business has changed over the years we stay true these with our values:
- Genuine - we really care about customers
- Confident - we strive to be the best at what we do
- Committed - we work hard for each other
We are excited about what the future holds and would love you to join us on this exciting journey!