Marketing Specialist, Brand Partnerships - Boots UK

Job reference: 130436BR Previous
Location: Nottingham Support Office
Function area: Marketing and Brand
Shift pattern: Full-time
Contract type: Permanent
Hours per week: Over 35 hours per week

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Strategic Brand Partnerships team for an Assistant Marketing Manager. If you thrive under pressure, love to be the centre of all things Beauty NPD and want to work with brilliant people, then Strategic Brand Partnerships at Boots could be a great fit for you.

Key Responsibilities:

• Develop strong relationship with new brands and support them during their launch into Boots.
• Be responsible for creating best in class marketing plans for new brands across a variety of channels
• Collaborate with various teams across the business; drawing on their expertise
• Forge a strong relationship with the Trading teams to understand priorities, align on promotional activity and ongoing strategies
• Ensuring the smooth implementation of marketing plans
• Measuring the effectiveness of marketing campaigns
• Interpret data to generate insights and knowledge to create ongoing marketing plans

A bit about you:

• Works well under pressure and to tight deadlines
• Commercially focused with a background in Marketing
• Knowledge of the marketing channels and ability to fit the correct marketing activity to the objective articulated.
• Great organisational skills and ability to quickly switch focus if the needs of the business change
• Strong communication and relationship building skills with external suppliers and internal stakeholders in the trading teams.
• Positive attitude, ability to deal with last minute changes and queries
• Self-motivator, confident and able to use initiative to create and/or seek out solutions

A bit about the team:

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.

Boots UK is part of the Retail Pharmacy International Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance and is the UKs leading pharmacy-led health and beauty retailer. With over 2500 stores in the UK 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 & option to buy an additional 5 days annual leave
• Annual discretionary bonus plan
• Market leading staff discount scheme including Boots Opticians - frames and contact lenses
• Competitive company pension scheme
• Flexible benefits scheme available ranging from private medical insurance, cycle to work scheme and many more
• Onsite Staff Shop, Opticians, Gym, Costa, Canteen and Dry Cleaning
• Boots Benevolent Fund - a registered charity that can offer support to eligible current and former colleagues in the UK, as well as their immediate relatives and dependants, at times of financial hardship