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Marketing Manager, Deda


Déda, a creative centre for dance, movement and the arts for Derby and the Midlands is seeking a talented Marketing Manager to lead on and implement its ambitious marketing and audience development plans.

Déda is a vibrant and inspirational place to work with many opportunities and challenges for a creative marketing manager to thrive on and develop professionally. As well as your salary we also provide wellbeing inititiatives, a generous flexitime system, café discounts, free dance classes and performance tickets and contributory pension scheme (employer pays 4%). 

The role would suit a professional marketer that is ready for their first management role or for an experienced manager to move into the arts sector. You will have marketing experience within a venue or organisation and be educated to degree level or have a professional marketing qualification. Successful candidates will need to demonstrate experience in desktop publishing, digital advertising, press, public relations, social media and direct marketing and managing a marketing budget effectively. Understanding and experience of implementing policies and procedures for GDPR and fundraising regulations would be a significant advantage as would experience of our sales platform Ticketsolve.

How to apply

Download the job description and application form from from and email the completed application form to We are seeking to recruit from a broad and diverse selection of candidates from a variety of cultures and backgrounds. You will need to complete an equal opportunities monitoring form here to complete your application

NOTE: The information provided in the equal opportunities monitoring form will not be used during the short-listing procedure, but we may reserve the right to extend the recruitment period to ensure a broad variety of applications have been received.

The closing date for applications: 11 August

Interviews: To be scheduled the week commencing 23 August (subject to change)

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