Head of Marketing

Blackpool, Lancashire
Competitive annual salary of up to £50,000 per annum for the right candidate
08 Jan 2018
05 Feb 2018
Job Discipline
Marketing (General)
Experience Level
Contract Type
Full Time

We are The Blackpool Cluster and we are part of the magical Merlin Entertainments!

6 of the most prestigious and exciting visitor attractions in the North West seek a charismatic, out of the box thinker to lead the way through the next exciting chapter at the Blackpool Cluster. 

With brands including SEA LIFE, Madame Tussauds, Blackpool Tower Dungeon and, of course, the iconic Blackpool Tower itself, your scope for creativity is unlimited. 

You will head up the Sales and Marketing team and deliver the marketing strategy across multiple channels including promotions, online and social media, PR, and trade sales, driving volume and increasing the Clusters market share in the North West. 

Our ideal Head of Marketing is an experienced marketing and people manager who is a confident communicator, able to work with a wide range of stake holders, including General Managers, Blackpool Council and Merlin business leaders.

We are seeking someone with a CIM Post Graduate qualification or a marketing degree with at least 3 years management experience including

  • Experience of leading a team
  • Experience of Marketing multi-sites / businesses
  • Multi-brand experience 
  • Experience of driving revenue and delivering ROI
  • Relevant industry experience or demonstrable experience of working in an extremely fast paced environment with multiple stakeholders 

This is a unique opportunity working with well known and loved global brands and the right person will make a real impact as part of the senior leadership team. Apply now to be considered for this exciting role! 

This role is Full Time, Permanent, averaging 37.5 hours per week and will include weekends and bank holidays as required.

Alongside a competitive annual salary of up to £50,000 per annum for the right candidate and 33 days holiday (including bank holidays) you can look forward to enjoying a great benefits package  including a Group Personal Pension Plan, Merlin Magic pass, Employee Assistance Programme, Childcare Vouchers, Life Assurance, 25% discount in our retail shops and restaurants, 40% discount online off of Lego, and much more!