• Content Marketing Specialist

      Location: Dubai

    • Eat is The Middle East's fastest-growing real-time reservation platform for restaurants. Eat offers restaurants a cost-effective, online reservation and table management system, that enables users to reserve a table online in real-time. The Table Management System installed at restaurants allows hostesses to manage reservations, view floor plans and seat guests. Eat is venture-backed by 500 Startups and MEVP, and has seated over 3.7m guests to date, across thousands of restaurants, regionally and globally. Additionally, eat has strategic partnerships with restaurant discovery platforms including TripAdvisor, Google and TimeOut.

      About The Role

      We are looking for a talented content marketing executive to assist the marketing team with content creation and social media management. Our ideal candidate is a creative marketing professional, preferably with a writing background. You should be able to develop engaging content to attract and retain customers. For this position, it’s also essential to be up-to-date with new technologies and marketing trends.

      Responsibilities

      • Managing and creating content for consumer facing website and blog
      • Development of content strategy in partnership with marketing team
      • Creating and designing email marketing content that is in line with brand guidelines
      • Executing targeted activation and retention campaigns for app and web products
      • Creating Social Media content and nurturing followers
      • Liaising with account management team to ensure all content is in line with client requests
      • Develop and maintain content calendar to ensure deadlines are met
      • Edit, proofread and improve content
      • Optimize content considering SEO and Google Analytics
      • Channel management of digital content hubs and all supporting social channels including email/ newsletter distribution.

      About You

      • Creative marketing professional, with a writing background
      • 2-3 years relevant work experience
      • Knowledge of CRM and marketing automation tools and best practices
      • Excellent communication and writing skills in English. Ability to write to Arabic a plus.
      • Writing experience within an F&B context is preferred
      • Self-motivated, able to work independently and take initiative
      • Must understand the basic best practices of the main social media channels
      • Capacity to grasp and learn complex concepts quickly and independently
      • Understanding of web publishing and CMS systems
      • Editorial mindset with an ability to predict audience preferences
      • Hands on experience with SEO and web traffic metrics
      • Basic HTML skills an advantage

      Benefits

      • Become one of the key employees of a fast-growing, exciting startup changing the restaurant reservations landscape.
      • Competitive salary, insurance and 1 annual trip home.
      • Insight into best practices throughout the restaurant industry.
      • Have a real impact on the company’s growth and evolution.
      • Access to full stocked eat kitchen and free Thursday lunches at the office.
      • Free gym membership.

      What's Next?

       

      This is a full time position based in Dubai, U.A.E. If you're interested in joining the Eat team and believe this is the role for you, send an email to [email protected] and start the email with "Konichiwa".

       

      Looking forward to your application, good luck.