Egmont, Marketing Manager - Magazines, Commercial Department - 12 Month FTC

Competitive salary
17 May 2017
01 Jun 2017
Marketing Manager - Magazines
Job Type
Full Time

At Egmont we are passionate about children’s publishing. We’re seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Marketing Manager to join our magazines team.

You will be responsible for developing and implementing both digital and traditional marketing campaigns across our market-leading portfolio of children’s magazines. You will work closely with the commercial and creative teams to ensure our magazines are first choice for consumers.

The role includes budgeting responsibility and delivery of consumer marketing campaigns which meet our commercial objectives. We are looking for someone who can bring new ideas and thinking to the business; someone who is passionate about their work.

Reporting to the Commercial Director, our ideal candidate will be a self-motivated professional with a proven track record in creating effective consumer marketing campaigns. Experience in the children’s sector would be an advantage.

The successful candidate will have:

  • An abundance of energy, initiative and a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Strong creative thinking, analytical and numeracy skills
  • Exceptional communication skills with the ability to persuade, motivate and influence others
  • at all management levels.
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Organised and able to juggle many things at once
  • Ability to adapt to a fast-paced and changing environment
  • Above all you must be enthusiastic about children’s magazine publishing!

If you would like to join the exciting world of children’s publishing at Egmont, please download an application cover sheet from the 'Supporting documents' section below, and send with your CV by completing the application form below.

Or write to:

Recruitment, Egmont UK Limited,
1st Floor, The Yellow Building,
1 Nicholas Road,
W11 4AN.

Please ensure you state clearly which position you are applying for.

Closing date for applications: 1 June 2017

Strictly no agencies.

Egmont is the UK’s top specialist children’s publisher selling almost 40 million books and magazines each year for babies to teens. The company is home to some of the world’s best loved authors, illustrators and characters such as Michael Morpurgo, Andy Stanton, Michelle Magorian and Lemony Snicket plus Winnie-the-Pooh, Wallace & Gromit, Tintin, Mr Men, Barbie, Thomas the Tank Engine and Disney’s Princess.

Egmont UK is part of the Egmont Group which was founded in 1878. It is Scandinavia’s leading media group and Europe’s largest children’s publisher telling stories through books, magazines, film, TV, music, games and mobile in 30 countries throughout the world.