Marketing Manager, Sound City

Deadline: 6pm, Monday 25 July 2016.

Position: Marketing Manager
Based in: Liverpool
Salary: Dependent on experience

We are looking for applications for the above post to manage the marketing to drive ticket sales for the UK’s leading independent festival for new music, Sound City.

The successful candidate will be passionate about music with a depth of understanding across contemporary popular music genres. They will be a lateral thinker with great initiative, and will be able to multitask and contribute to the vision, ambitions and scope of Sound City.

Essential characteristics:
Experience of implementing marketing campaigns including social media posting, website updates, assisting with design duties (e.g. re-sizing ads, logos), implementing street marketing campaigns, analysing ticket data, database management all in support of achieving the ticket sales target for Sound City festival and conference in May 2017.
The Marketing Manager should also have experience of
Facebook Power Editor
Google AdWords
Twitter Ads
Copy Writing
Updating Websites

‘Sound City’ is the brand responsible for organising a range of boutique music, media and technology festivals and conferences around the world including Sound City: Liverpool, (9th edition), Tromso Sound City, Dubai Sound City (2nd edition), New York Sound City (3rd edition) and Gateway to the Asian Music Markets.

Sound City: Liverpool is the UK’s leading independent festival for new music. Hosting hundreds of artists performing to an audience of 21,000 music fans and 2,000 industry professionals from 29 different countries, it packs controversial debate, unparalleled networking, amazing music, groundbreaking art, an Expo, and even a football tournament into 3 inspirational days and hedonistic nights in the world’s most legendary music city.

In the first instance letters of interest along with CVs and any relevant supporting information should be sent to and addressed in the header as SOUND CITY MARKETING MANAGER POSITION
Application deadline: 6pm, Monday 25th July

Round 1 – Initial interview
Round 2 – successful candidates from Round 1 will be invited to prepare a Strategy proposal presentation for second interview

For more details, visit the website.