Marketing Manager, Campaigns - Boots Ireland

Job reference: 126071BR Previous
Location: Nottingham Support Office
Function area: Marketing and Brand
Shift pattern: Full-time
Contract type: Fixed Term
Hours per week: Over 35 hours per week
Initial 6 Month Secondment/Contract - based in either Nottingham or Dublin

About the role:

This is a unique opportunity to join the Boots Ireland team based in D90 as Marketing Manager for Campaigns and Pharmacy/Healthcare.

This role is responsible for creating and managing best in class marketing plans that engage and delight our customers. You will own the delivery of campaign planning and execution for Boots in Ireland.

Key Responsibilities:

• Managing the development and sign off of the customer commercial plan for Boots Ireland in order to drive the right local approach for the Irish marketing
• Working with media and creative agencies to plan and deliver ATL communications to support key brand and retail campaigns
• Development and delivery of annual pharmacy marketing plan for ROI
• Managing PR agency to deliver annual scope of work and secure excellent media coverage
• Managing integration of plans for healthcare and pharmacy across all channels
• Line management of Assistant Marketing Manager
• Christmas 2020 Marketing lead – media planning, creative and localisation and cross channel alignment

A bit about you:

• Educated to degree level (Marketing degree favourable)
• Minimum 3-4 years marketing experience, preferably within a health & beauty retail business
• Excellent analytical, communication and presentation skills within a previous Marketing role at a similar level
• Experience of planning and executing commercial marketing plans
• Experience of managing and engaging external agencies
• Comfortable with a high level of initiative, maintaining a clear focus on delivering results
• Must be happy to travel regularly to Ireland
• Team management experience

A bit about the team:

Work right at the heart of the business and join us on the exciting journey we’re on.

Be involved in a variety of projects – working with great people and brilliant brands. Fast paced and extremely passionate, our Marketing team drive our success and keep our customers coming back for more, through inspiring and innovative communications, promoting our latest products, delivering great offers that make our customers feel good and inspiring our colleagues.

This role is based in Nottingham and will support the Boots Ireland business. Boots Ireland is part of the Retail Pharmacy International Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance and is the Ireland’s leading pharmacy-led health and beauty retailer. With 87 stores in the Republic of Ireland, our purpose is to help our customers look and feel better than they ever thought possible. You can learn more by visiting

What we can offer you:

• 25 days annual leave, plus statutory bank holidays
• Annual discretionary bonus plan
• Generous staff discount scheme including Boots Opticians - frames and contact lenses
• Competitive company pension scheme
• Flexible benefits scheme available ranging from private medical insurance, holiday buying, cycle to work scheme and many more