Marketing Manager (Touring)

The Place is seeking a dynamic and passionate Marketing Manager (Touring) to join our growing communications team to take the lead in promoting a large portfolio of dance on tour and the work of The Place as a growing producing house.  

The Marketing Manager (Touring) will play a vital role in leading all touring marketing campaigns, nurturing existing and developing new relationships with venues of varying shapes and sizes across the UK, ensuring the messaging of each tour is tailored to the company whilst representing The Place’s values and brand. This is a new area of work for The Place shaping how The Place communicates with new audiences beyond London.   

Projects that the Marketing Manager (touring) would be working on in 2021/22 include: 

  • Shows by artists including Protein, Requardt & Rosenberg, Lost Dog, Eva Recacha & Lola Maury, Sivan Rubinstein and Jamaal Burkmar.  
  • Stomping Ground (an outdoor commissioning partnership with Greenwich & Docklands International Festival, DanceXchange and DanceEast) 

  • The Rural Touring Dance Initiative (a partnership with National Rural Touring Forum, Take Art & China Plate) 

We are looking for a confident marketeer with excellent organisational, budget management and communication and interpersonal skills. You should have experience of marketing management in touring theatre and/or dance campaigns, social media marketing strategy, working with targets, and a flair for design with excellent attention to detail. If you possess these skills and share our passion for contemporary dance, we would love to hear from you.  

The Place is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  Disabled candidates and those from ethnically diverse backgrounds who meet the essential criteria for a role will be guaranteed an interview as they are underrepresented in our workforce.   

We also welcome applications for flexible working, so please include details of any request for this within your application.  

Salary: £30,570 per annum  

Deadline for applications: 12 noon on Monday 18th January 2021. 

Interview Dates: Mon 1 Feb 2021 via MS Teams or other online platform 

If you have any questions, please email jobs@theplace.org.uk.