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Marketing Communications Executive

Marketing & Communications
Istanbul, İstanbul, Turkey
Posted on Tuesday, September 12, 2023, founded in 2012, is an end-to-end travel ticketing platform listing hundreds of bus operators, airlines and ferry companies. Obilet also provides bus operators with a best-in-class Inventory Management System (IMS) in the form of SaaS.

Obilet is the indisputable market leader in Turkey across both B2B and B2C segments with 350+ bus carriers using its IMS software, 25 million monthly visitors, and 12 million app downloads.

Obilet is projected to sell more than 40 million tickets annually in 2023, positioning it as one of the top travel ticketing platforms globally. Recently, Obilet has expanded its category offerings to include hotel bookings and car rental services, and initiated its international expansion with the aim of achieving one of the largest global market coverage in the industry.

We are looking for a "Marketing Communications Executive" for our Marketing Team. If you want to join as a part of our ongoing success story, apply now!

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Developing, executing, and governing marketing communications concepts and programs for engaging various stakeholders as per the business strategy
  • Working closely with business representatives and marketing for ensuring content alignment and feasibility of the concepts and programs at business level
  • To responsible for developing, implementing, measuring, and improving communication plans for supporting sales initiatives for achieving business line objectives and ensuring the development of cross-functional marketing initiatives
  • Developing, coordinating and implementing the annual marketing communications editorial calendar and content through all communication channels and materials for establishing coherent internal and external messaging and brand equity
  • Creating and maintaining the communications materials for ensuring that messages are integrated into the messaging creating materials can be included
  • Ensuring sound communication across multiple media in line with the overall communication strategy for extending brand visibility
  • Researching, identifying, and selecting external marketing communications service providers
  • Defining key targets and quality metrics for marketing communications initiatives and reviewing and evaluating results upon completion of the activities
  • Tracking the effectiveness of various campaigns and course corrections as required

To be successful in this role, you need to have:

  • Min. 3 years background in a similar position
  • Strong understaning of BI and Marketing mix
  • Solid experience in managing ATL and BTL activities
  • The experience of building targeted content is advantageous
  • Sound understanding of communication practices and procedures
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • A strong network of PR and media contacts would be highly advantageous

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary and perks
  • Best-in-class teammates
  • A culture of continuous development
  • No dress code
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free Snacks&Drinks