Marketing Communication Manager

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Posting Date: 26 April 2024
Closing Date: 20 May 2024
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Type of Employment: Full-time


Gili Lankanfushi is a private coral island in the pristine blue waters of North Male Atoll. This Eco-Luxury resort, surrounded by the gifts of nature, is a preferred employer of unique, talented and passionate individuals seeking a rewarding career in a top level luxury hospitality environment.

We invite candidates with the same passion for excellence to provide memorable experiences to our guests, while striving to reduce our environmental impact and preserve our surroundings.


Duties & Responsibilities

Public Relations

  1. Strategize the creation of new and extraordinary experiences, local partnerships, media communications, maintaining media relationships, and media visits/interviews/trade shows as needed
  2. Manage third-party PR agencies feeding them with relevant news and creativity from the resort and nurture partner relationships to motivate maximum results
  3. Maintain the Press Room and Image Library to ensure the best representation of Resort ensuring Press Releases and Story Starters are written to an excellent standard
  4. Attend departmental PR and marketing meetings to source relevant news from the respective teams
  5. Manage the design and/or coordination of Resort promotions and collateral (online & printed) adhering to the brand standards
  6. Manage the production and coordination of photo and video shoots
  7. Identify and execute local event participation and activations that reach our local neighborhood surrounding communities
  8. Manage PR related tracking and reports and assist with highlight presentations
  9. Track ROI and present results in owners meetings and to corporate office when needed


Digital Marketing

  1. Oversee the Resort’s digital strategy with a proactive and creative approach to all available digital and electronic marketing platforms. Design and implement innovative programs and campaigns that increase awareness of the Resort, its offerings and dynamic team via newsletters,
  2. Actively co-manage proprietary websites, ensuring alignment with the Resort’s positioning and business objectives and creative storytelling.
  3. Assist with digital marketing PPC and e-commerce (as needed) to ensure messaging and creative is aligned across all activities
  4. Ensure up-to-date information on partner and third-party websites
  5. Play a key role in reputation management, acting as a strategic communications advisor to management by keeping track of public attitudes, developing key messages and managing potential issues and organize responses.
  6. Support additional digital marketing activities such as SEO/SEM, PPC and digital advertising
  7. Track ROI and present monthly results of digital marketing efforts


Social Media

  1. Manage all property social media channels, curating and creating relevant and engaging content, telling a story consistent with our Resort while increasing following and engagement.
  2. Leverage social media channels to amplify key messages and activities, elevating the importance of search as well as strategic and creative communication
  3. Illustrate the power and resulting impact of a strategic social presence through effective monitoring and evaluation tools
  4. Pursue and coordinate social media influencer visits and utilize available programs to integrate proper User Generated Content
  5. Work closely with each department at the Resort to identify and produce social media content opportunities and have presence at relative Resort events
  6. Monitor social media conversations relevant to industry, luxury and local market
  7. Coordination of Resort participation in corporate global social media campaigns.
  8. Track social media progress and report on results



  1. Align management style, working practices and conduct with Gili Lankanfushi Maldives’ Corporate Values and policies. To comply with Gili Lankanfushi brand’s Code of Conduct at all times.
  1. Monitor and analyze trends, both locally and globally, within the luxury resort market and report to Director of Sales and Marketing.
  2. Ensure that all information is kept confidential, unless otherwise advised.
  3. Complete, to the best of your ability, any additional tasks within reason as requested.
  4. Support the implementation of Standard Operating Procedures and Policies and Procedures for joint Revenue, Sales and Reservation Team.
  5. Support the development and maintenance of the operational manual for the department.
  6. Perform additional duties as required by the Director of Sales and Marketing.

To apply, send your cover letter and resume to [email protected]