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Barcelona

Online Marketer
We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Online Marketer to join our in-house E-marketing team, whose role will be to promote our brand online, as well as coordinate a small team of Internet Marketers in our Barcelona office.

About you
You have a background in PR or communication, have a good previous experience in a similar role or you simply love to build professional relationships; you have good language skills and you spend a fair amount of time on the Internet already, for personal and professional use – you may already run a blog or write online about something that you are passionate about. In an ideal world, you also have some experience in coordinating a small team – you are confident, flexible and reliable.

About the role
We have an opportunity for someone who can relate to our brand and promote it through online channels by sharing interesting content online – we call this Outreach. The right candidate will report to the Online Marketing Manager, and will require a very creative, flexible and proactive approach to his/her work. He/she will be fluent in English and French or Spanish, with a genuine taste for written and verbal communication. She/he will provide best practice, work procedures and inspiration to the rest of the Outreach team.
The role is based in our Barcelona office as part of a small team of Internet Marketers, in liaison with our Montreux Headquarters. Trips to Montreux are very likely, as well as short- to medium-term trips to the Head Office.

Main tasks
  • Work with the Online Marketing Team to identify opportunities to connect with ESL’s audience online
  • Own the inventory of the content created by ESL’s content creation teams according to the communication plan
  • Develop and support the content strategy with the help of marketing and SEO tools such as content audits, personas, keyword research, etc.
  • Share ESL’s content online and create a community around key topics whilst building strong relationships with the industry’s influencers
  • Run communication campaigns across all available channels (social platforms, blogs, etc.) and build ESL’s community around the industry’s core topics
  • Coordinate a small team of international Online Marketers based in Barcelona
  • Track, monitor and report on all outreach campaigns
  • Manage a small budget
  • Write various types of texts – descriptions, comments, blog posts

Required skills
  • Proven experience in a similar role or in PR / Communication
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Irreproachable online profiles
  • Keen interest in the latest Internet trends & technologies
  • Proven experience in using industry tools (Google Analytics, SEO tools, etc.), Excel guru a plus
  • Outstanding organisation skills
  • Reliable, detail- and result-oriented personality
  • Enthusiastic and creative thinking
  • Great flexibility – must be willing to travel to ESL’s HQ occasionally
  • Ability to work independently and in a team
  • Fluency in English + Spanish or French a must
  • Good knowledge of German or any other European language a considerable asset

Place of work: Barcelona (Spain)

Start date: ASAP 

We are passionate about language travel and online marketing. If you think the job is for you and if you share these passions with us, please get in touch by sending your application in English (CV) accompanied by a cover letter and a photo to the e-mail address: We plan on running preliminary Skype/phone interviews – and if successful, in-person interviews in Switzerland or Spain, depending on both parties’ availabilities. 

Only applications accepted for an interview will receive a reply
SEM Coordinator
We are currently looking to grow our in-house E-marketing team with an SEM Coordinator, who will be responsible for the day-to-day overview and optimisation of all PPC Search & Display campaigns in line with our company’s marketing and business objectives.

About you
You ideally have a good previous experience in a similar role, are curious and reliable, and you have good language skills. You are able to work as part of a team but are also independent in your day-to-day work, in accordance to the agreed strategy. You have acute attention to details but can also understand data as a whole, and can report on the campaigns’ performance in an accurate and thorough way. You are flexible and adaptive, and you can work well under pressure.

About the role
Reporting to the SEM Specialist, the SEM Coordinator will be responsible for implementing the PPC Search & Display strategies across the company’s international accounts, as well as report on all campaigns on a regular basis.
The role is based in our Barcelona office, and the right candidate will be part of a small Internet Marketers, who liaise with our Montreux Headquarters.

Main tasks
  • On-going and day-to-day management and optimisation of paid marketing campaigns with the use of standard tools (Google Analytics, Google Adwords Editor, Excel, etc.), in line with the strategy
  • PPC Search & Display international campaigns development across various markets and through various Online Marketing channels
  • Reporting and recommendations on key performance indicators to the Online Marketing team in the company’s HQs in Montreux, Switzerland
  • Optimisation of the user journey through keywords and ads review, landing pages development, banner creation, etc.
  • Industry & competitor monitoring
  • Any other task necessary to the development of the e-marketing strategies Required skills
  • Experience managing PPC campaigns or in a similar position
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Keen interest in the latest Internet trends & technologies
  • Rigorous, detail- and result-oriented personality
  • Outstanding organisation skills
  • Enthusiastic and creative thinking
  • Great flexibility – must be willing to travel the ESL’s HQ occasionally
  • Ability to work independently and in a team
  • Proven experience in using industry tools, Excel guru a plus
  • Fluency in English + Spanish or French a must
  • Good knowledge of German or any other European language a considerable asset

Place of work: Barcelona (Spain)
Start date: ASAP

We are passionate about language travel and online marketing. If you think the job is for you and if you share these passions with us, please get in touch by sending your application in English (CV) accompanied by a cover letter and a photo to the e-mail address: We plan on running preliminary Skype/phone interviews – and if successful, in-person interviews in Switzerland or Spain, depending on both parties’ availabilities.

Only applications accepted for an interview will receive a reply
Graphic Designer
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Graphic Designer to join our Barcelona office (full time).

About the position :
‪As a successful candidate, you will work in close collaboration with the Design team based in our headquarters in Montreux, Switzerland, and take part in various projects, including designing content for a variety of digital media (website, flash banners, newsletters, etc.). You will also work cooperatively with our Marketing team for the design and creation of brochures and materials in relation to promotional actions (brochures, posters, flyers, goodies, stands, etc.).

Main tasks :
Under the responsibility of the Graphic Design Manager, and according to our Graphic Charter, you will be in charge of :
  • Designing content in multiple languages on digital media (websites, flash banners, newsletters, blog etc.).
  • Designing content in multiple languages on printed media (posters, ads, flyers, stationery, etc.).
  • Producing brochures with a layout tool

About you : 
Technical skills
  • You have a degree in graphic design (or equivalent qualification)
  • You are comfortable designing content both for online and printed media
  • You have 2 or 3 years’ experience in a similar position (experience in a communication agency is a bonus)
  • You have expert knowledge of graphics software (In Design, Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • You have a good knowledge of Flash, web design and technical constraints related to printing
  • Ideally, you have good knowledge in video editing as well
  • You have a perfect command of English and very good knowledge of French (other languages are a bonus)

Professional and personal skills :
  • You have a sense of responsibility and good organisation skills
  • You are highly adaptable and able to manage stress
  • You are a fast, methodical, rigorous, reliable and autonomous team member
  • You are able to multitask and have excellent interpersonal skills
  • You are able to work independently with minimal supervision or in a team environment

We offer you :
  • Opportunities to develop your skills in an international company, in the exciting field of language travel
  • A young and dynamic atmosphere in our Barcelona team
  • Autonomy at work, alongside regular contacts with our Design team in Switzerland

Place of work : Barcelona, Spain (occasional travel to Montreux, Switzerland, 6 to 8 weeks per year)

Start date : June 2014

Activity rate : 100%

Reference to mention : REF_DESIGN

We are passionate about language travel, creativity and design. If you share our passions and think you are fit for the job, please get in touch by sending your application in English (CV and book) accompanied by a cover letter to the e-mail address: .

We plan on running preliminary Skype/phone interviews – and if successful, in-person interviews in Switzerland or Spain, depending on both parties’ availabilities.

Only applications accepted for an interview will receive a reply.
 

 

Summer Camps

Teachers/Activity leaders
ESL – Language Schools that organises language courses in Switzerland, France and Germany. ESL proposes to its students 4 French schools and German schools for adults and 10 course centres for children and teenagers, where we offer French, German, Italian and English courses.

For our course centres, ESL is currently looking for several english teachers/activity leaders.

Main tasks :
- Teaching English as a foreign language to young students from other countries
- Supervising the activities and excursions organised by ESL
- Supervising various theme evenings

Required skills :
- Experience in holiday camps or in similar structures
- Experience or training in teaching English as a foreign language desired
- Keen interest in sport
- First-aid certificate, qualification in child supervision, swimming certificate, etc. are a plus

Location of our course centres :
Switzerland: Leysin, Zug and Ascona
France: Paris-Igny
Germany: Westerwald

Start dates :
From 30st June to 17th August 2013

Minimal duration: 1 week

Miscelleneous:
- Accommodation on-site is compulsory and organised by ESL
- If you are invited to an interview, please send us a copy of your 2013 criminal record beforehand.
- Reference to be mentioned in your application (title of the email): SUMMER_MO

Contact
Find out more : www.esl-schools.org
Email :
Telephone : +41 21 621 88 80


Applications must be sent exclusively by email. Only applications accepted for an interview will receive a reply.  
English or Italian & dance teachers for our summer camps
For the 2014 season, ESL is currently looking for English or Italian & dance teachers for our summer camps:

Main tasks :
  • In the morning, teaching English or Italian to young students from 13 to 17 years old.
  • Three times a week, organizing dance courses (Hip-hop, salsa, modern jazz, etc.)
  • Supervising other activities and excursions organized by ESL
  • Supervising various theme evenings

Required skills :
  • Experience or training in teaching English or Italian as a foreign language
  • Experience or training in organizing dance courses
  • Experience in holiday camps or in similar structures
  • Keen interest in sport
  • First-aid certificate, qualification in child supervision, swimming certificate, etc. are a plus

Location of our course centres :
  • Switzerland: Ascona

Start dates : From the July 5th until the August 10th 2014

Miscellaneous : 
  • Accommodation on-site is compulsory and organised by ESL
  • If you are invited to an interview, please send us a copy of your 2014 criminal record beforehand
  • Reference to be mentioned in your application (title of the email): SUMMER_MO DANCE_CHIT

Contact :
  • Email: jobs@esl-schools.org
  • Telephone: +41 21 962 88 60

Applications must be sent exclusively by email. Only applications accepted for an interview will receive a reply.

 
English or Italian & drama teachers for our summer camps

For the 2014 season, ESL is currently looking for English or Italian & drama teachers for our summer camps:

Main tasks :
  • In the morning, teaching English or Italian to young students from 13 to 17 years old.
  • Three times a week, organizing and supervising of drama workshops (role play, improvisation techniques, monologues, etc.)
  • Supervising other activities and excursions organized by ESL
  • Supervising various theme evenings

Required skills :
  • Experience or training in teaching English or Italian as a foreign language
  • Experience or training in organizing and supervising of drama workshops
  • Experience in holiday camps or in similar structures
  • Keen interest in sport
  • First-aid certificate, qualification in child supervision, swimming certificate, etc. are a plus

Location of our course centres :
  • Switzerland: Ascona

Start dates : From the July 5th until the August 10th 2014

Miscellaneous :
  • Accommodation on-site is compulsory and organised by ESL
  • If you are invited to an interview, please send us a copy of your 2014 criminal record beforehand
  • Reference to be mentioned in your application (title of the email): SUMMER_MO DRAMA_CHIT

Contact :
  • Email: jobs@esl-schools.org
  • Telephone : +41 21 962 88 60

Applications must be sent exclusively by email. Only applications accepted for an interview will receive a reply.
 
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