Location: The Entertainer Head Office
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours Per Week: 42.5
Salary: £38-42K plus profit related bonus
It’s hard to imagine that the first Entertainer store only opened back in 1981. Today The Entertainer is the U.K.’s Largest Independent Toy Retailer. In the UK we operate over 162 UK stores stretched across England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and the islands! As a business, we also own the Early Learning Centre and Totally Toys brands, both of which are represented through the UK and international partnerships including Matalan and Mothercare. Outside of the UK we also manage a chain of toy stores in both Spain and Malta plus a growing number of Entertainer and Early Learning Centre franchise partnerships across the globe. We also own a brand toy supplier Addo Play – which supplies our stores and other retailers across the globe.
The Group Head Office is based in Buckinghamshire
Toy retailing is demanding and fast paced but also fun and every day brings new challenges and opportunities. We are also a family run company that truly cares about our people, our customers and the communities in which we trade.
Your rewards include Profit Related Bonus, 20% Toy Discount, Life Cover, Payroll Giving, Pension, High Street & Leisure Discounts and Cycle to Work schemes.
Working in our busy marketing team in the Head Office you will be responsible for managing the marketing for our partners. Your objective will be to flawlessly roll out the marketing calendar with each Partner. You will execute and adapt the marketing plan in the context of each Partner and their local market working with the Partner to deliver the agreed elements.
To be successful, you will need to be confident and sociable, highly organised, innovative & creative, commercially astute and able to work cross-functionally within The Entertainer and across multiple partners. The role will require travel, and you must hold a valid UK driving license with a minimum of 12 months driving experience.
Experience and Skills