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Football Marketing Director in Other Locations

Football Marketing Director

Marketing Directors in professional football clubs and organisations lead the marketing team at the highest level. Marketing Directors have a more strategic focus than managers and executives, often devising the marketing strategy and filtering this down to the team to be implemented. 

Football Marketing Directors are highly talented marketers. Likely to be very experienced in the complete marketing mix and using this experience to devise the club/organisations marketing plan, taking into account all marketing techniques required to create an above the line and below the line strategy to elevate the organisation to its fan base and stakeholders.

Marketing directors in a football club are completely in tune with their fan base, knowing what they want to see and what content will hit the right note with them. Fan engagement is a very important element of a football marketing directors role and it can make or break their success in the organisation. 

Brand positioning in the eye of both internal and external stakeholders is a daily task for a Marketing Director, developing the organisation's strategy to grow the brand, fan base and revenue potential through targeting the correct markets and putting out the content right for the image of the brand. 

Marketing Directors have great management skills, often working with large teams underneath them managing all aspects of the marketing for a football club or organisation it is imperative they successfully manage their teams. 


Key sought-after skills within marketing are:

  • Digital marketing

    • Understanding of SEO and Google Analytics

    • Social media

    • PPC campaign experience

  • Fan engagement

  • Content writing

  • Partnership/Campaign Activation

  • CRM management

  • Email marketing

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Latest Football Marketing Director Vacancies in Other Locations

Commercial Director - Sports Broadcast

London

We have an exceptional opportunity for an experienced and brilliantly connected Commercial Director to identify and secure new business and drive commercial sales strategy for Sunset+Vine. As a key member of Sunset+Vine’s leadership team, with a wide-ranging remit across commercial negotiations and business development, the role combines functions across media distribution, sponsorship/brand sales and strategic development. Reporting to Sunset+Vine’s Executive Director and working alongside Sunset+Vine’s management team including our Heads of Branded Content, Distribution, Digital, Broadcast and Women’s Sport. YOUR EXPERIENCE You’ll need a genuine passion for sport and demonstrate a strong working understanding of the broadcast media world. With a successful track record winning business, closing deals, and an address book packed with brand and agency contacts, you’ll be a self-starter, comfortable initiating commercial discussions, but also devising commercial strategies. You’ll write and present compelling pitch documents and innovative and engaging presentations, then lead on those presentations and commercial discussions. SUNSET+VINE Sunset+Vine is a global sports media company with major international host broadcast production contracts and UK and international broadcast commissions – we produce more than 2000 hours of original sports programming a year, a combination of live, highlights and feature programming. Our commercial division works to deliver value to brands, federations and rights holders through programming, content and distribution across television, digital and social networks. The company is based in Hammersmith, London, with offices in Dubai, Singapore, Glasgow and Cardiff. The Executives In Sport Group are exclusively retained on behalf of Sunset+Vine to identify and appointment the Commercial Director. All direct applications and agency enquiries will be passed directly to The Executives In Sport Group.