Marketing Executive, Playhouse Whitley Bay

Competitive | Whitley Bay | 37.5 hours


To market and publicise events at the Playhouse Whitley Bay
To generate interest in events and portray positive image of the venue amongst promoters/event organisers, public and the media
To maximise income potential of promotional opportunities offered by the venue and it's events programme

Key Accountabilities:

Liasing and assisting promoters/event organisers to market their events and promote ticket sales
Liasing with media, designers, internet agencies etc to produce effective literature, website/web content and social media to promote events
Implementing, maintaining and controlling event marketing activities and event recharge costs to promoters etc.
Development of corporate client base, day to day liaison and future development
To develop and manage relationships with key media and commercial organisations
Update information on the website (Events, News, Booking informations, T&Cs etc
Selling advertising to promoters
Administration and general office duties as required
Covering for absences and holidays of other staff
Any Other duties as requested by the Theatre Director

Skills & Competencies required

Computer literate across Microsoft packages essential, Apple Mac knowledge desirable
Strong understanding of Web platforms and current social media trends
Flexibilty to work some unsocial hours if required
Excellent communication skills - written/spoken
To be able to plan and prioritise workload for self and Marketing Assistant
Reliable with the willingness to learn, develop and cascade knowledge to Assistant

Additional: There may be a requirement to travel to other SMG Venues / Sites

How to apply

Please download and complete the Application Form and the Diversity Monitoring Form.

Submit your completed forms to

Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered.

Closing Date: Midnight, Sunday 27 August 2017

Closing date: 27 Aug 2017