Innovations and Creative Ideas Manager

  • Role: Marketing
  • Type: Permanent - Full Time
  • Hours: 37.5 hours per week
  • Salary: £60k - £65k per annum, depending on experience
  • Closing Date: 05-12-2019
  • County: Buckinghamshire
  • Location: Deltic Hub, Milton Keynes

Innovations and Creative Ideas Manager


Innovations and Creative Ideas Manager

The Deltic Group own and operate some of the most exciting venues in the UK. We are passionate about challenging ideas and delivering fantastic, entertaining customer nights out.

Being fast-moving and innovative is the only way to attract and maintain a predominantly 18-22-year-old audience.

You will be building an in-house super-team that is agile, motivated and proud to be the best.

As Innovations and Creative Ideas Manager you will lead an in-house creative design, eCommerce, national marketing and sponsorship team that oversee the development of our brands and delivery of creative, innovative and imaginative solutions to drive footfall to an estate of 53 nightclubs, across all digital and physical channels.

This role is to assist in the creation of the company’s marketing strategy and manage the delivery of that strategy for all our brands. Delivering consistency in both execution and communication and growth in footfall.

Specifics and responsibilities (non-exhaustive):

You will be a leader, knowing when to lead and when to let others lead. You will be expected to create exciting, attention-grabbing, innovative campaigns that will drive an audience to our venues.

Your dedicated team of seven direct reports will maintain and further develop our brands PRYZM, ATIK, eden, Bar & Beyond, and more, as well as executing the marketing and promotions strategy. You will also ensure that budgets are adhered to and that great value is delivered via all channels.

It will be important that you create an environment that allows for innovative ideas and designs for both digital and traditional marketing channels. Managing a shared budget of c£2m you will make every penny work hard to deliver a return. All helped by a 1m single customer view opted in database, broadcasting tools and 60 plus websites.

You will link with the social media team who will execute your ideas in the social media space.

Essential Requirements:

  1. 5+ years of experience with high street, entertainment or leisure brands.
  2. An entrepreneurial self-starter with a mindset of winning customers, awards, and being the envy of the industry.
  3. A track record of creating fabulous and creative concepts with an outstanding eye for design, backed up with a formal marketing background in the retail or entertainment industry. Must have good knowledge of both digital and in-store POS/marketing/activation.
  4. Good experience of customer segmentation, web analytics, search/AdWords, and ROI metrics, all the tools that make an awesome multi-channel campaign.
  5. You will be confident at presenting ideas and creating an environment of challenge and change in a fast-moving environment. Dovetailing with our operations leadership team.

Remember, everything is possible, you just need to find the solution. Are you that person?

This is a permanent, full time position.

The salary range is £60k - £65k per annum depending on experience.

All applicants must be well presented, professional, a good communicator with excellent overall operational standards. You must also be eligible to work in the UK and currently live within commutable distance of the Deltic HUB in Milton Keynes. Flexible working hours available within the Deltic HUB and family friendly contract. Our people come first!