Careers at Hills Balfour
If you've got a head for destination marketing and the heart to handle heaps of client love, you could be a perfect fit for the superstar shaped holes we sometimes get on our team.
We should mention, that we look for the best of the best, so with that in mind, if you've got a super positive attitude, solid experience and real problem-solving depth, it's definitely worth starting a conversation.
Simply send us a copy of your most up to date CV, along with a brief covering letter that includes your current salary and notice period. Then send it to [email protected] and we'll be in touch as soon as we can.
1. HR & Office Manager (London) With ongoing expansion, we now have a rare opportunity for an experienced HR professional to join our small Central Services team.
We are looking for a reliable and confident Manager to run the day to day demands of our HR department and office requirements.
Reporting into the HR Director and working in conjunction with the Building Management, we are looking for someone with relevant experience and a positive hands on attitude. The ability to be discreet with highly confidential and sensitive information is paramount. The successful candidate will be highly organised, meticulous and have an eye for detail, as well as being able to multitask and adapt easily to change.
You will also have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to interact at all levels of seniority. While the position is varied covering the operational side of running an office, including health and safety requirements, the successful candidate must have a strong background in HR.
The right applicant will be educated to degree level and have an excellent command of the English language.
To apply please send a covering letter telling us what you could bring to the role, enclosing your CV, salary details and notice period/availability to [email protected] quoting the reference PB1905.
NO AGENCIES PLEASE
2. PR Account Director (London) Due to the ongoing exciting developments at Hills Balfour, we now have an exceptional opportunity for an experienced PR Account Director to join our award-winning team.
Working from our central London offices, this role will suit an established PR professional with at least 5-6 years’ experience, ideally within the travel and lifestyle PR sectors. We are looking for a great people manager and someone who is passionate in their commitment to achieving exceptional results and delivering a world-class service for their clients.
No two days are ever the same at Hills Balfour, but some of the key responsibilities for this role will include promoting the public image of the PR clients and the Company; offering strategic advice to managers and staff to ensure they carry out their responsibilities to the highest standards; ensuring a financially efficient and streamlined approach to the portfolio; and a high involvement with new business.
This role requires a dynamic individual, capable of providing operational know-how, strategic support, and entrepreneurial nous. Applicants must be able to work - and thrive - in a fast-paced environment and should have the confidence to operate successfully under their own initiative as well as collaboratively alongside the wider Hills Balfour team. We are looking for someone who is motivated, energetic, organised and creative, with the ability to multi-task, prioritise and take full responsibility for their own workload as well as overseeing a team. Flawless execution and an eye for detail are also essential qualities for this role, and a good grasp of the social media and digital influencer landscape is a must.
This is a great opportunity to join the UK’s leading integrated travel marketing agency at an exciting time of unprecedented growth.
To apply, please email your CV and some thoughts on what you could bring to this role to Maureen McGrory at: [email protected] quoting reference MM1906.
NO AGENCIES PLEASE.
3. Experienced PR Account Executive (London) We have a superb opportunity for a PR Account Executive to join our brilliant team, here at Hills Balfour.
Today could be your lucky day!
We have a superb opportunity for a PR Account Executive to join our brilliant team, here at Hills Balfour. We are the UK's leading travel and tourism public relations and representation agency and we are honoured to represent some of the globe’s most iconic brands.
We want stars of the future and are looking for an intelligent, articulate and digitally savvy professional to join our vibrant team. You will be full of creative flair, but results driven with a meticulous eye for detail. You will be adored by media and clients alike, have a knack for writing captivating copy and boast an impressive track record for generating awesome press coverage.
Based in our London Bridge offices, the successful candidate should be able to demonstrate a thorough understanding of PR, ideally within the travel and/or lifestyle sectors. In a demanding and fast-paced environment, the role will include press release and copy writing, developing and selling-in stories, coordinating events, organising press trips, overseeing social media posts and analysing press coverage, with some UK and overseas travel as part of the job.
To apply please send a covering letter telling us what you could bring to the role, enclosing your CV, salary details and notice period / availability, quoting the reference CFMM1904 to [email protected]
NO AGENCIES PLEASE
4. Mice Account Executive (London) Looking for the next step in your career? Join our exciting, dynamic and expanding MICE team based in central London.
You will be educated to a degree level and ideally have at least a years’ experience working within the UK MICE and / or Association sectors, either for a hotel, event agency or DMC.
The successful candidate will provide administrative support and assistance to the MICE account team to develop sales and implement key activities to ensure excellent market penetration for our destination convention bureau clients. As part of our energetic team, key activities will include sales meetings, educational forums, trade shows, b2b networking and hospitality events with primary objective to generate business enquiries to our destination clients. You will be expected to maintain an up to date trade database in the MICE market and accurate records of all sales & marketing activities to include in monthly and quarterly year reports, whilst keeping abreast of industry developments and market trends, reading key industry media outlets, as well as researching new potential clients for sales appointments.
The candidate will need to be highly presentable, have a high attention to detail and ability use their own initiative. A European language (preferably French, German, Spanish or Italian) would be an advantage.
To apply, please send a covering letter including your current salary / expectation and notice period, enclosing your CV to [email protected] quoting ref HR1901.
NO AGENCIES PLEASE.