Marketing Manager

Reference:
VAC-1182
Sector:
Football
Salary:
Competitive
Town/City:
London
Contract Type:
Permanent
Closing Date:
12/07/2019

Our client is looking for a creative and organised Marketing Manager to join their team to collaborate with key stakeholders to develop and implement marketing plans and campaigns.

The role will report into the Head of Marketing and work across Brand, Ticketing, Membership, Partnerships & Match Day marketing.

This role will have a strong focus on brand building, corporate hospitality marketing as well as pushing their ticketing and retail marketing strategy to increase sales. The ideal candidate will have B2B & B2C marketing experience, have a project manager mindset with a passion for the sports industry.

The role also offers the opportunity to assist in the overall marketing operation to help deliver the Club’s marketing strategy across all channels, including working closely with the marketing team.

As a result, my client are looking for a candidate who is truly passionate about working for one of the fastest growing football brands in the world and excited by the opportunity to get stuck into a role where the workload is diverse and there are new challenges everyday.

Key Responsibilities

Support the Head of Marketing in creating and executing the annual marketing strategy

Lead on the creation, development and execution of campaigns across core business areas including ticketing, retail, corporate sales, and partnership activationEnsure campaigns are delivered against the marketing plan, accurately and within deadlines

Ownership of the weekly marketing activity calendar

Ensure official website and other e-commerce platforms are up-to-date with correct marketing assets

Weekly marketing emails: brief email copy and design, create data list, proof email and despatch

Use CRM system to create marketing lists for targeted communications and update supporter details

Source design and production quotes for print and mailing requirementsTrack ROI and marketing budget

Proof marketing collateralAssist with club events and matchday activities

 

Person Specification

The ideal candidate will have skills and experience in the following areas: -

Essential (E) Desirable (D)

 

Education / Qualifications / Experience:

To be educated to degree level or have equivalent relevant experience (E)Experience of working within a Marketing or Media department (E), preferably in a management position.Experience in database marketing (E)

 

Abilities/Skills/Knowledge:

Incredibly organised (E)

Strong creative skills, included examples of exceptional copywriting (E)

Strong proof reading and attention to detail (E)Must have the ability to make quick decisions in a fast-paced environment (E)

Able to work under pressure, meet deadlines and remain calm under pressure. (E)

Lots of ideas, energy and enthusiasm for a fantastic role at an exciting time for one of the World’s top 20 Football Club brands (E)

Interested in football and knowledge of the industry (D)

Positive about achieving Club, departmental and individual success (E)

Photoshop and design skills (D)

 

Applications Close Date 12 Jul 2019