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Head of Digital Marketing

Parkwood Leisure

Head Office

£45,000 - £50,000 Per Annum




Head of Digital Marketing

Worcester Head Office

£45,000 - £50,000 per annum


This is an outstanding career opportunity with one of the leading leisure management companies in the UK, currently operating 89 leisure centres, 4 theatres and 4 outdoor activity venues on behalf of 37 Local Authority clients.


The Opportunity

We are looking for a highly skilled, experienced and ambitious individual to join us in a new role to drive our digital marketing activity and manage our digital channels. You will focus on crafting acquisition and retention campaigns. You need the ability to plan strategic long-term digital marketing campaigns and respond swiftly and tactically to immediate digital and broader business needs. Therefore creativity, diligence and sound commercial understanding with an analytical focus are a must for this role.


You will be joining the business at an exciting time, we’re investing in a significant digital transformation programme, implementing CRM and re-inventing our digital services to be customer centric. You will be the guardian of all things digital, ensuring we’re delivering the best possible digital experience for our users.  This is a challenging but rewarding role, to be considered you must be able to demonstrate past success and how you have driven digital excellence in an organisation.


You are…


  • A creative thinker and have excellent analytical and reporting skills

  • A strong personality and great communicator who can influence at a senior level

  • An individual keen to shake up marketing and bring innovative ideas that add commercial value


You have...


  • B2C marketing experience

  • Ability to work in a dynamic, agile, growing business and adding value outside of their day-to-day role

  • Can demonstrate delivering successful digital marketing campaigns

  • Significant paid media experience both hands on and managing agencies

  • Budget management and delivering ROI

  • Whilst you can work in an agile environment you can also bring effective systems and processes

What can Parkwood Leisure offer you?


  • Competitive salary

  • Generous annual leave

  • Free gym membership for you and a nominated person

  • Employee health cash plan

  • Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • Pension Scheme

  • Company sick pay

  • Career progression

  • Training and development


Parkwood Leisure is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.


How to Apply

If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you.  Please apply with a letter of application and CV to


Closing Date

  • 19 July 2019


About Parkwood Leisure

Parkwood Leisure was established over 20 years ago and is now one of the UK's leading operators of publicly owned leisure facilities. Working with Legacy and Lex Leisure, we’re a company that’s proud to deliver a first-class service to each of the facilities we manage and is committed to working with local communities to make a difference and provide a healthier and happier lifestyle to the communities we serve.


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Applications by: 19/07/2019