Festival Marketing Manager

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Position:
Festival Marketing Manager
Employer:
Mainstage Travel
Category:
Events
Location:
UK - London
Salary:
£28,000 - £33,000 (dependant on experience)
Date Posted:
Jun 29th 2017
Mainstage Travel

Mainstage Travel

Events Marketing Manager

Start date: 01/07/2017

About us

Mainstage Travel is a festival organizer and travel provider for a number of European Festivals. We operate our own festivals such as Snowboxx which takes place in the incredible ski resort of Avoriaz, France. We also operate holidays, such as Magaluf Takeover. We also operate the travel functions for many other festivals, such as Fresh Island and Outlook Festival. 

Over the next few years, we will be expanding our range of products across a variety of markets, with fast expansion planned. 

We create our festivals so that they are the best possible week in the location - concerts in the middle of the mountains to karaoke in gondola cabins, igloo raves to bottomless brunches above the clouds…and so much more with our new festivals. It will be your job to sell these to the world! 

Who we are looking for

We are looking for an ambitious marketeer who is full of ideas, knows how to market events and is always looking for new creative ways for promotion. We are investing in our festivals to grow them to be industry leaders and for this we need industry leading marketing. Our festivals are cutting edge and we aim our marketing to be cutting edge too. 

We are looking for an individual with experience in lifestyle marketing, ideally festivals or events, to come onboard and lead the grassroots side of the marketing. Your job will be growth hacking, using influencers, utilising a street team of advocates, using videography across social platforms and working with our team on stunts and launch events across London and the UK.

Role Breakdown

  • Overall management of ground level marketing - that is all marketing aside from PPC, retargeting and display networks
  • Advanced social utilisation
    • Videography management (with use of video team)
    • Growth hacking
    • Other creative forms of social media usage
    • Working with sales manager on overall social technical set up
  • Outreach and events management
    • Events
    • Influencers
    • Advocates
    • Outreach to potential marketing partners (previously we have partnered with O2, Deliveroo, Red Bull and many others)

 Research and application of novel forms of marketing

    • Keeping up to date with new marketing trends and ideas
    • Involving trends into strategy where appropriate
  • Other
    • Line up launch videos
    • Launch events
    • UK promotional stunts

 You will have a marketing assistant to aid you with these tasks.

Requirements:

Experience

3 years+ experience in marketing - ideally events marketing!

Social media experience and management experience are ideal, but not necessary for the right candidate.

Experience in lifestyle marketing

Personal

Creative thinker

Ambitious

Organised and able to manage multiple targets

Macro planning ability

Micro detail focus

Great ideas!

Salary

£28,000-£33,000 (dependent on experience)

+ Sales based bonus up to £8,000

Other Particulars

Working location: Ministry of Sound, SE1 6DP

+ Free flights

+ Great team

+ Travel with work

+ Cycle to work scheme

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