Brand Experience Manager
Up to £45k
Leading global developer and operator of Flagship Destinations, with an incredible portfolio of which 86% retail, 6% offices, 5% in convention & exhibition venues and 2% in services. So, a very varied reach. Currently, the Group owns and operates 85 shopping centres, including 53 Flagships in the most dynamic cities in Europe and the United States. Present on two continents and in 12 countries and provides a unique platform for retailers and brand events and offers an exceptional and constantly renewed experience for customers.
Their culture is imaginative and bold, always pushing the boundaries to achieve results. It embraces creativity, diversity and progression, nurturing everyone they work with to reach the top of their profession.
The successful Brand Experience Manager will join their Commercial Partnerships team based in London to support the Lead Brand Partnerships Manager in generating income through brand partnerships in UK Shopping Centres.
Be responsible for driving revenue within the experiential and event sales team to achieve the overall budget whilst working closely with the Brand Partnerships team to ensure collaboration across the whole Commercial Partnerships department
Identify a strong pipeline of targets in key agencies, pursue those targets with creative options and close business
Identify all sales opportunities, short and long term, with the emphasis on developing into wider brand partnerships with the Brand Partnerships team
Must demonstrate excellent sales skills and relationships with clients
Chase leads and keep up to date with the latest industry trends and competitor activity
Liaise with relevant departments (e.g. marketing, centre management) to maximise the value of bookings and maintain standards throughout the centres
Ensure contracts are issued and accurately recorded in reports for all transactions
Provide an end-to-end service to all clients with a focus on being proactive and innovative
Create strong and successful relationships with the PR agency ensuring maximum exposure through key activations
Provide necessary reports and financials to report to URW Corporate team
Experience, Knowledge & Qualifications
Extensive experience and a proven track record with or within integrated media, sponsorship or partnership agency or media owner
Excellent sales skills and media market knowledge
Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills
Strong analytical, problem solving and decision-making capabilities
Proven presentation and negotiation/networking skills
Values & behaviors
Their values make us who they are. They are reflected in very concrete, day-to-day actions: how they work together, how they interact with each other, how they deliver together. Their values are the foundation of how they succeed together today, and how they will succeed together tomorrow.
EXCELLENCE – Delivering positive and sustainable impact
TEAMWORK – Uniting diverse talent to succeed
ETHICS – Building on trust and transparency
BOLDNESS – Operating with an ambitious vision
PASSION – Loving what they can achieve together
They are action-oriented and accountable is an equal opportunity employer that embraces diversity of backgrounds, perspectives, experience, and skills. Standing against racism, discrimination, and bias of any kind. We believe that diversity is vital to the success of their business, and we are committed to creating an environment of belonging. We welcome, embrace, and make the most of people’s individual differences, including race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, and other legally protected characteristics.
We are urgently recruiting for this position, please contact us ASAP. Thank you.
This position would suit
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