Marketing and Partnerships Manager

Recruiter
Red Sprout
Location
Tunbridge Wells, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Sep 2019
Closes
26 Sep 2019
Ref
1268087191
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The company



A unique opportunity has arisen to work for one of the UK's leading sporting event organisers as a Marketing and Partnerships Manager based in Kent.

The role
  • Creating and implementing the marketing, PR, email-marketing and social media strategies
  • Deliver content and copy for blogs, newsletters, social media, press releases and race reports.
  • Managing a series of supplier relationships to achieve overall marketing goals
  • Work with the Accounts Manager to manage the marketing budget.
  • Attend all events to support the event build, manage press and influencer attendance, work with photographers, commentators and videographers on the day, and manage athlete Information Points.
  • Working with event sponsors and their marketing teams to create and execute event sponsorship plans.
  • Proactively seek out new partnerships and marketing opportunities.
  • Report to partners monthly and manage the account relationships.



The requirements
  • A creative marketeer, confident with expressing opinions and new ideas
  • A commercial mind focused on driving revenue and event sign ups
  • An understanding of how digital marketing is adapting and growing, and how to integrate this within the overall marketing matrix
  • Understanding of how to manage and grow online communities
  • Able to deliver written copy for a variety of platforms and tones of voice at pace
  • Ability to self-manage with good project and time management skills
  • Ability to manage suppliers, partner and colleague relationships effectively and tactfully
  • Able to approach fast-moving and dynamic workloads with a calm and considered approach.
  • Strong networking skills to promote each event brand within the industry and media



Experience required:
  • 3 to 5 years experience within events marketing and communications, either in-house or at agencies, with a focus on digital marketing
  • Experience with managing budgets
  • Full clean driving licence is useful


The position is full time (working hours 9:00-5:30) and provides 20 days holiday on top of bank holidays. As an events company there is a requirement to work weekends. They currently have 8 full weekend events and 3 single day weekend events in the calendar for 2020.

Salary will be between £25,000- £30,000 based on experience.

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