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Creative Director (marketing partnerships)

Major Players
£75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Closing date
14 Sep 2022

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Design, Events & Experiential, Art
FMCG, Food & Drink, B2C
Business Type
Brand / In-house
Director / Head / VP
Contract Type

Job Details

Are you a Creative Director or ACD with Marketing partnerships experience ready to step up?


I am looking for a strong ideas person who can develop breakthrough ideas and new platforms for prospective and existing strategic brand partners through the power of live music across festivals, venues and global tours, social media, data, content and more.

As a high-level thinker with excellent storytelling skills, you will have a strong mix of creative and marketing acumen to solve brand's business challenges. Knowledge of current trends in music, culture and brand marketing is key.

Working as part of the Marketing and Creative solutions team your role as Creative Director will be key to developing big ideas and solutions from brands, not cookie cutter concepts, just fresh inspiring ideas. You will work with a multi-function team including strategy, sales, and design.

Competencies / Skills / Knowledge / Experience

* Strong creative vision with commercial/business acumen

* Proven success developing and pitching impactful and effective creative concepts

* Depth of experience across:

- Creative direction

- Client facing presentations at a senior level - the ability to articulate what makes effective and impactful work and how it meets brand objectives

- Project management

* Knowledge of and passion for music and popular culture, marketing trends, tech and digital/social media

* Understanding of the creation of integrated campaigns across all marketing channels from digital, social media, paid media (secondarily, offline channels such as traditional print, OOH)

* Video/content related skills a plus (scripting, editing, producing, etc.)


You will embrace the opportunity to work in team that consistently delivers excellence whilst continuing to innovate and grow. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit and enjoy working in an environment that is diverse, challenging and gives you scope for professional and personal development this could be the role for you.


Our client is the world's leading live entertainment company.

The client is passionate about diversity and Inclusion and are proud to have an inclusive environment and you will be encouraged to bring your whole self to work. They will do all that we can to help you successfully balance your work and home life. They encourage applications from people irrespective of their gender, race, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability status or caring responsibilities

You must have the existing right to work in place for the UK

If this sound like a role you would be well suited for based on the requirements above, please apply with a CV and Portfolio that clearly show your suitability to the role.

Major Players are the UK's leading digital, marketing, creative and tech talent agency. We offer equal opportunities to all candidates regardless of race, religion, gender, sexuality, disability, age, and other protected status as required by applicable law.

At Major Players, we are committed to improving diversity, equity and inclusion within the industries we service, creating impactful and meaningful change to our partners, candidates and employees. For further information visit:


Over the last 26 years, we have helped transform careers across a variety of disciplines including digital, creative, marketing and tech for both agency or in-house.

We are currently recruiting for permanent and freelance roles across a variety of sectors:

  • E-Commerce & Digital Marketing
  • Growth & Performance Marketing
  • UX,UI & Front-End Development
  • Social, Content & Influencer Marketing
  • CRM, Data & Analytics
  • Product & Project Management
  • Digital & Creative Strategy
  • Business Development
  • Client Services
  • Creative, Design & Studio
  • Creative Services
  • Experiential & Events
  • Marketing, Comms & PR

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020 7836 4041
7-11 Stukeley Street

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