Creative ___ Media Specialist, Marketing - Boots UK

Job reference: 149373BR 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
This is an opportunity to join Boots UK in the Health & Pharmacy Marketing Team as a Creative and Media Marketing Specialist on a full-time basis.

About the opportunity:

Reporting to the Marketing Manager, the Creative and Media Specialist will support in developing and delivering customer-focused communications consistent with the Boots brand purpose that drives growth and maintains brand health. You will work closely with agencies and our media team to deliver breakthrough creative and optimised media plans focussed on the customer journey and marketing KPIs.

• Supporting the end-to-end delivery on TV, Print, OOH, Radio, Digital Display, and Social Media.
• Accountable for creative delivery (planned and reactive) on time and to brief and providing creative feedback.
• Accountable for delivering optimised marketing media plans with clear KPIs in line with budget, working closely with the media team.
• Accountable for monitoring results following KPIs set out in the brief to optimise media and creative on weekly basis.
• Working closely with the squad to manage and deliver fully integrated cross-channel campaigns and customer journeys.

About you:

• Experience and knowledge with ATL, Digital and Social channels, as well as data-driven marketing campaigns.
• A strong creative eye and ability to deliver clear customer communications for all channels as required.
• Strong verbal and written communication, robust interaction with internal stakeholders and other members of the team.
• Ability to put customers at the heart of decision-making.
• Flexibility in approach and workload – ability to manage competing priorities & tasks, managing stakeholders, and escalating effectively where required.
• A proactive, positive, can-do attitude.
• A driven individual who has a thirst for knowledge, accountability, and ownership.


We have a great range of benefits that go beyond salary and offer flexibility to suit you:

• Boots Pension Scheme
• 25 days holiday + bank holidays
• Discretionary annual bonus scheme
• Generous staff discount (Boots, Boot Opticians and Boots Hearing Care)
• £100 gift card for colleagues expecting/adopting a baby
• Access to corporate discounts, including retail, cinema, holidays, etc (UK only)
• Discretionary annual bonus scheme
• Access to our Employee Assistance Programme
• Flexible benefits scheme (via salary sacrifice) including financial wellbeing support, gym membership, dental cover, life assurance, restaurant discount cards, activity passes, holiday buying, and much more (exclusions may apply, eligible roles only)
• Onsite staff shop, opticians, gym, coffee shops, cafeteria, dry cleaning service and excellent travel links
*All rewards and benefits are subject to change and eligibility.

Why Boots

Our mission is to help everyone to feel good. This starts internally – with every colleague and every team. In our stores and pharmacies, our warehouses and our Support Office, we work together, putting our customers first and our colleagues at the heart of everything we do. We aim to attract, develop and retain the best people, with a huge range of opportunities for you to continue to grow with us… just bring your passion and commitment and we’ll do the rest.

Diversity, equity and inclusion is at the centre of everything we do in our business. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, passionate about embracing the diversity of our colleagues and providing a positive and inclusive working environment for all.

We offer a variety of flexible working patterns to support our colleagues to achieve a good work-life balance, just speak to our Recruitment team to find out more.

What’s next

If your application is successful, our in-house recruitment team will be in touch to arrange an interview and to answer any initial questions you have. If you have not been successful on this occasion you will be notified by email.