Interim Marketing Director- Renowned Theatre

Job Title: Interim Marketing Director- Renowned Theatre
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, London
Salary: £40000 per annum
Start Date: 03/2016
Reference: BBBH48530
Contact Name: Pooja Sharma
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 13, 2016 17:46

Job Description

This landmark theatre, which has been the home of great productions for nearly 200 years, is seeking an interim Marketing Director for a 9-12 month maternity cover.

Responsibilities include:

  • To take lead responsibility for marketing, sales and communications in order to increase audiences, hit targets and promote the theatre brand.
  • Provide detailed analysis and insight on campaigns in order to help inform future strategy.
  • Attend the Senior Management Group meeting each week and providing weekly sales reports.
  • Monitor and evaluate sales against target to inform decision making on marketing campaigns and spend.
  • Implement an effective strategy for audience growth.
  • Work with the Head of Theatre Operations, Box Office Manager and Box Office systems and Database Manager on strategic planning to continually improve box office operations.
  • Directly line manage the Marketing Manager, Senior Graphic Designer and Digital Manager.

Skills Required:

  • Proven experience at a senior level in marketing, sales, press and brand developments.
  • Able to manage multiple projects to tight deadlines.
  • Knowledge of box office and ticketing systems.
  • Experience of line managements of external consultants, freelancers, agencies, marketing, box office and design teams.
  • A strong visual flair.
  • Ability to work collaboratively within both small and large teams, managing multiple opinions and leading decision making.
  • Proven experience setting and managing budgets.
  • An understanding of the ticketing system, Tessitura is desirable.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.