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Job description and Person Specification click to download

The Marketing Manager is responsible for the planning, development, implementation and evaluation of marketing, communications, and audience development strategies to raise the profile of the organisation and meet income and audience targets for the annual King’s Lynn Festival and its associated year-round events and community projects.

The post holder will work proactively to build strong relationships with the media and stakeholders, communicating the organisation’s programme, community projects and business offers. They will devise and oversee the delivery of innovative and targeted campaigns across all marketing and communication channels including digital, print, the media and advertising. As an outstanding team member, you will need to live within daily access to King’s Lynn since the tasks are mainly office-based.

Salary: FTE £27,300 pro rata

Hours:  Average 18 hours per week – 2 to 3 days per week flexible dependent on the demands of the programme. January to August is annually more intense due to the Festival & Spring season; September to December covers a lighter year-round Autumn programme.

How to Apply

Please send a curriculum vitae with a covering letter of application outlining:

1) Your skills and experience with reference to the Job Description and Personal Specification

2) What you can bring to the role

3) Your reasons for applying for the position

If successful in the above first stage, you will be expected to complete and return an Additional Information Form and thereafter will be invited to an Interview

Send the above information to:

KING'S LYNN FESTIVAL 3 Thoresby College, Queen Street, King's Lynn PE30 1HX. 

Applications may also be made electronically to

Key Dates

  • Closing date midnight Sunday 12 November 2023 
  • Interviews in King’s Lynn 21 November (tbc)

Pre-Conversation: If you would like to discuss the role further before applying – please email  and (please address to both to ensure that your request is picked up - due to annual leave). Please note the office is usually closed on a Monday.


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