Design Display Specialist, Marketing - Boots UK

Job reference: 149832BR 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
Overview of the role:

The Display Design Specialist is responsible for ensuring that our displays and in store materials are designed to deliver the in-store customer experience ensuring we are a destination that both brands and customers want to be in. An exciting customer focused role at the heart of the Marketing function which brings variety and visibility to many elements of Boots UK. Fast paced and extremely passionate, our Marketing team drive our success and keep our customers coming back for more, through inspiring and innovative communications making our customers feel good and inspiring our colleagues.

About the opportunity:

• Deliver the in-store communication and customer experience based on the customer proposition by format. Working with our design agencies to develop the creative responses and solutions in line with the Boots visual identity
• Cross functional working and relationship building, holding others to account and able to deal with challenging conversations and escalating where expectations are not met
• Understands our customer’s needs and what they expect to see in the future ensuring we can continue to develop and innovate the customer experience for the future
• Ability to collaborate with external agencies and brands, managing critical paths and costs in line with project plans while managing stakeholders in line with expectations

About you:

• Ability to work over multiple projects at one time and monitor/report on progress to stakeholders
• Knowledge of in store merchandising, store environment and the specifics of the Boots UK (including Pharmacy), Boots Opticians and hearing care estates
• Strong commercial acumen and knowledge of how the business works with ability to cut through to gain the right results
• Ability to work at pace to deliver business plans right first time in line with critical dates and budgets
• Strong communication and stakeholder management skills


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.