The Roald Dahl Story Company Ltd manages the stories of Roald Dahl, across a number of channels including book, theatre, movies, TV marketing, brand partnerships and merchandise.
Salary: Circa. £60,000 (depending on experience)
Contract: Full-time permanent
Working pattern: Monday to Friday, 9.30 to 18.00
Start date: ASAP
Location: Marylebone, London
Closing date: Ongoing, we will hire the right person as soon as we meet them
The Head of Marketing oversees all PR and marketing activity relating to the Roald Dahl brand leading RDSC’s owned marketing campaigns such as Dahl Day and Imaginormous and provide oversight and direction to the promotional plans of Roald Dahl’s extensive range of partners including Roald Dahl’s publishers Penguin Random House, various film studios, TV and animation companies and brand partners.
This role defines the creative and strategic promotional plan for the Roald Dahl brand ensuring that we continue to build cultural currency for the Roald Dahl brand, build and connect with brand audiences and drive revenue across the business. There is a strong emphasis on ROI led thinking – ensuring that we have a robust view of the best emphasis of our marketing and publicity plans vs the potential commercial return.
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Why join us?
Love Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda and The BFG? How about some of Dahl’s darker tales for adults? So do we!
Based in a fantastic modern office in Marylebone, The Roald Dahl Story Company has big ambitions to turn the world’s favourite stories into the best films, tv, content, innovative publishing in the market – and with a set of partners ranging from Netflix and Disney to Penguin Random House and The Royal Shakespeare Company - we’re well on the way. Far from a traditional literary estate – the company is a collection of over 20 creative, brand building and commercial brains from a range of backgrounds aiming to deliver the best, and most innovative Roald Dahl inspired products and experiences to the market.
What’s more is that we really care for our team - from instructor led weekly on-site Yogalates (think hybrid of yoga and Pilates) and Box-Fit classes, to a kitchen stocked with an assortment of refreshments, and an on-site shower complete with towels and toiletries, we’ve put a lot of thought into creating the perfect office environment and culture for everyone to enjoy.
The Head of Marketing can also benefit from our workplace pension scheme, Group Income Protection scheme, private medical insurance, season ticket loan scheme, and 28 days’ holiday (plus 8 bank holidays) to name a few!
Please send your CV and tailored cover letter to Livvy Chan (HR Manager) at firstname.lastname@example.org
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