Media & Communications Project Manager.
Join our team in London.
 
Each day, the 240 employees at our Zurich headquarters and in 33 offices in 22 markets use innovative and unconventional means to market Switzerland as an especially attractive and diverse travel destination.
For the United Kingdom representation in London, we are looking for an experienced and motivated professional with an outgoing personality and autonomous working style to fill this vacant position, reporting to the Head of Media and Communications UK & Ireland.
Your area of responsibility
  • Establish and maintain relationships with media in the UK and Ireland, pitch stories and respond to media inquiries
  • Plan, organize and execute media events, individual and group media trips and influencer trips
  • Prepare content for media professionals including news and media releases such as the seasonal media booklet
  • Manage special projects and integrated campaigns in the UK
  • Manage the social media community and initiate social media projects
  • Liaise with Swiss and other partners
  • Explore and manage TV projects
  • Manage reporting of media results
  • Maintain media database for the UK and Ireland
Our Expectations
  • At least four years of working experience in international media relations, communications and/or social media
  • Mother tongue English, knowledge of German or French is an advantage
  • Excellent knowledge of Switzerland as a holiday and travel destination desirable
  • Existing network in the media and influencer industry UK & Ireland
  • High level of initiative, independence, creativity as well as communications and organizational skills
  • Team oriented approach
  • Allrounder with experience in hospitality or tourism
  • Willingness to travel to Switzerland and within the UK and to Ireland
  • Proven track record in event management and project planning/execution
  • Ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
 
Your Benefit
  • An interesting and diverse position
  • Modern office space in Holborn, London
  • Highly motivated colleagues
  • Attractive employment conditions and benefits
  • Local hiring in London 
Your Contact
Suisse Tourisme. Schweiz Tourismus. Svizzera Turismo. Switzerland Tourism.
Angela Leutwiler Hüssy
Human Resources
+41 (0)44 288 12 23