Marketing Officer – Projects

Birmingham Hippodrome
£20000 - £22479/annum
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Marketing Officer – Projects
Maternity Cover
£20,000 – £22,479 + benefits

A great theatre needs great people. We can only thrive by having the right team on board in a fast-paced, constantly changing, creative workplace.

About Us
Presenting the best in musical theatre, ballet and opera, dance, drama, comedy and pantomime, we work successfully with some of the world’s biggest international producers. With our resident partners Birmingham Royal Ballet and DanceXchange; with collaborators such as Welsh National Opera, The Lowry and Sadler’s Wells; and with names like Disney, Cameron Mackintosh, Qdos and Cape Town Opera dull moments don’t get a look in.

Average annual paid attendance of over half a million theatre-goers underlines our claim to be the UK’s busiest and most popular single theatre. We are managed by a voluntary board of Trustees as an independent charity with no revenue subsidy from the public purse. In our main auditorium or Patrick Centre studio, in our conference spaces or restaurant, and in schools and communities through Hippodrome CREATIVE, we make sure that everyone is welcome, we settle for nothing but the best and we bring flair to everything we do.

About The Role
The role will involve promoting our hospitality and Front of House offering as well as implement marketing campaigns to publicise our Creative Programme as well as our Restaurant and Hospitality promotions. Also you will also assist the Marketing Executive produce new season brochures and support materials. You will enhance your people skills developing relationships with local partners and community groups and develop your project management abilities working on marketing activity for selected performances and promoting our Friends and First Night membership schemes. We will also give you the opportunity to develop your expertise through researching data mining and getting involved with online activities.

We want to be the best and are looking for someone with the passion and desire to create and deliver great work. Of course you will have strong communication skills and experience of working in a marketing environment. A team worker you will be hungry to take on more responsibility where you can use your promotional experience to the full. Your appreciation of analytics will be complemented by a practical knowledge of digital communications, ideally including expertise in photo/video editing. You are also unfazed by working under pressure and meeting deadlines. A marketing qualification would be a plus.

To apply or for a job description please visit our website via the link.

Everyone’s welcome at Birmingham Hippodrome and we are committed to providing equal opportunities for everyone