• Content Marketing Specialist

      Location: Dubai

    • Eat is the #1 restaurant reservations platform in the Arab World. We help diners reserve tables in less than 3 clicks. Eat also installs Table Management System at restaurants to digitize reservations and walk-ins, manage floor plans and seat guests. Eat is venture backed and has seated over 6m+ guests to date. We are currently partnered with thousands of restaurants, regionally and globally. Eat is the trusted partner of Google, TripAdvisor and TimeOut Middle East. Eat is a 500 startups company, and funded by MEVP, the largest VC in the Middle East.

      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 in Arabic is 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.