Sales and Marketing Director - Leisure Group

  • Catering, Hospitality and Leisure Headhunters
  • Negotiable
  • North East
  • Permanent
  • Full-time

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious individual with a proven track record in developing and implementing strategic sales and marketing plans within the leisure and entertainment market sectors. Our client is a leading player on a global scale within the leisure industry and are looking to recruit a Sales and Marketing Director to help deliver their UK strategy.

To be successful in this role, you must have a proven background of delivering stretching sales targets along within tight budgets, overseeing an effective marketing plan that has achieved the expected return on investment. You will be managing a marketing budget of £10m+ which has a team of 10 people to deliver across a number of channels - offline and online. Experience of above the line activity including TV would be advantageous. A nationwide sales team will require to be managed effectively.

For the first time, this role will be bringing both the sales and marketing teams together, so the right candidate for this role will be expected to lead the integration in a positive and motivational way ensuring strong leadership throughout and a continual commitment to delivering the annual plan. Excellent communication and influencing skills are a must, as well as strong strategic thinking ability coupled with commercial awareness.

This role sits on the UK Board and provides a very competitive benefits package as well as great career prospects across the wider organisation.





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