Marketing Manager (Bournemouth Pier)


£40000.00 – £45000.00

An experienced Marketing Manager, who has a love of graphic design, is needed to join an international entertainment provider and visitor attraction operator in Bournemouth. Expect to play a pivotal role in shaping the future of Bournemouth Pier’s vibrant scene! From shaping captivating brands to crafting compelling internal and external communications, you’ll harness the power of both traditional and digital channels to captivate audiences and drive success.

Since its construction in the mid-19th century, Bournemouth Pier has become more than just a historic landmark. Hosting a variety of events throughout the year, from live music performances to family-friendly activities, it has solidified its status as a must-visit destination for both locals and tourists. With its rich history, diverse entertainment options, and breathtaking coastal views, Bournemouth Pier remains a beloved symbol of the seaside town, attracting visitors from near and far.

The Marketing Manager will oversee a wide range of marketing activities for businesses on Bournemouth Pier, including events, family activity centre & zip wire, retail and catering outlets. From conducting cutting-edge research to analysing and reporting web and social media trends, you’ll uncover insights that propel each business. You’ll unleash your creativity by generating compelling news articles and press releases that capture the attention of difference audiences. Managing partnerships with photographers, bloggers, and influencers, you’ll forge exciting collaborations that elevate presence. With the small Marketing team by your side, you’ll craft engaging digital campaigns whilst taking charge of the marketing budget, ensuring every penny is maximised for impact, while also curating captivating visuals for the photography and video bank.

To qualify: You could be a Marketing Manager / Brand Manager / Communications Manager / Digital Marketing Manager or similar, we don’t mind, as long as your CV demonstrates:

  • Experience in a similar marketing manager role, leisure business experience would be a bonus, but isnt required.
  • Experience of developing a marketing strategy and campaign management.
  • Strong skills in social media and digital marketing.
  • A positive attitude with a focus on exceptional customer service.
  • Excellent time management, multitasking, and organisational skills.
  • Effective problem-solving abilities and quick-thinking.
  • You are an excellent team player with outstanding communication skills in English, both verbal and written.
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently.
  • You are capable of working under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Knowledge/experience with Adobe Photoshop or other Adobe CS tools preferred.
  • The ability to write briefs for design, photography, and videography tasks.
  • Experience in managing a small team.
  • Experience in managing budgets.

In return the Marketing Manager will get the rare opportunity to spearhead dynamic marketing initiatives, all while enjoying a super-friendly culture where everyone gets stuck in and it’s all hands-on deck!

This is a 100% office-based role. Mon Fri 9am-5:30pm