Marketing Campaigns Manager (Art Galleries)

Full time (35 hours)

Starting salary of £35,090 per annum, inclusive of London Weighting and dependent on skills and experience

The Barbican Centre is Europe’s leading multi-arts venue, including Visual Arts, Music, Theatre and Cinema. The Barbican’s marketing team leads on marketing strategy to bring our iconic brand to life and to connect audiences with our vision of arts without boundaries.  

We are looking for an ambitious and energetic Marketing Campaigns Manager to devise and deliver creative and eye-catching marketing campaigns for Barbican’s programme of Visual Arts (including Barbican Art Gallery and Curve), to support the organisation’s brand vision of arts without boundaries.

You will have a passion for brand and marketing, be willing to try new things and have an aptitude for developing audiences for our diverse programme. You will be experienced in delivering campaigns with a dynamic mix of audience insight, brand development and customer relationship management. You’ll have a full understanding of the marketing mix from campaign planning to implementation and evaluation, as well as experience in working across multiple platforms including print and online. Knowledge and experience of digital marketing, including social media, display and search, is essential.

As a clear and confident communicator, you will be comfortable dealing with a number of stakeholders, internal and external, experience of managing an assistant and a budget, and have a passion and flair for writing really great copy.

The successful applicant will have worked within an arts environment and have a good knowledge of the London special exhibitions landscape.

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Closing date for receipt of applications is 12pm (midday), Wednesday 28 August.

All applications must include a completed application form. Late applications will not be accepted.

Please contact 020 7332 3978 (24hr answerphone) quoting reference number BC829 if you experience any problems.  A minicom service for the hearing impaired is available on 020 7332 3732.

The City of London Corporation is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.