BILL KENWRIGHT LTD
Job Title: Marketing Manager
Hours: 40 hours per week
Location: BKL Head Office, London (Paddington)
Salary Band: Circa £40,000 per annum
Reports To: Managing Director, Finance Director
Responsible for: Marketing Assistant
Works with: Producers, Venues, TRW Marketing team
For a full copy of the job description and person specification or to apply please send your up-to-date CV and a cover letter outlining why you are suitable for the role by email to Please include your current notice period (if any) and when you would be available to start.
Bill Kenwright Ltd is looking to appoint an experienced and enthusiastic marketing manager to lead on the co-ordination and delivery of all production marketing campaigns across the UK, West End and abroad. The key elements of the role are:
Bill Kenwright ltd is one of the UK’s largest commercial theatre producers, the company produces a range of touring, West End, and international productions in addition to running both Theatre Royal Windsor, The Other Palace London and its film and TV department BK Studios. Head office is based in Little Venice a 5-min walk from London Paddington station.
With over 5 decades of producing and more than 500-productions to date, the company is one of the most established theatre producers in the UK. With a key focus on touring productions of plays and musicals that range from playing smaller regional playhouses to large ‘No.1’ venues in the UK as well as international tours, West End transfers and Broadway productions. Recent productions include Heathers (West End and UK Tour), Blood Brothers (West End and UK Tour), Be More Chill (West End), Hamlet & The Cherry Orchard (Windsor season with Ian McKellen), Cat & The Canary (UK Tour), Evita (West End and UK Tour), The Best Man (West End), Foxfinder (West End), Cabaret (West end and international tour), Dreamboats and Petticoats (West End and UK Tour) amongst others.
Working closely with both the managing director, the producers, external marketing agencies, our PR representatives and venues, the role will lead the marketing team on the delivery of marketing campaigns across all our productions, including West End, touring and international shows. The ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience in theatre marketing, with a strong understanding of box office and driving sales results, digital and print campaigns. With a proven record of delivering coordinated and effective campaigns across multiple venues and platforms, backed by a strong understanding of audience development, and targeting techniques. Usual officer hours are 10am-7pm Mon-Fri, with some evening and weekend work as required, particularly with attending first night and press night performances of BKL productions.