Marketing Coordinator

Thunderbird Releasing


Salary: c. £23,000

Independent film distribution company Thunderbird Releasing seeks a highly organised,
efficient and enthusiastic Marketing Coordinator to support the Head of Marketing. Current
theatrical releases include the Palme D’Or winning Shoplifters, Lee Chang-dong’s critically
acclaimed Burning and The Kindergarten Teacher starring Maggie Gyllenhaal.

The successful candidate will ideally have previous experience of implementing audience facing theatrical and/or home entertainment marketing campaigns and be keen to take ownership of key areas. It is a diverse and demanding role and represents an excellent opportunity to develop skills whilst working within an exciting and fast paced industry.



  • Originate, schedule and manage social media campaigns for Theatrical and Home Entertainment releases and operate as a brand champion for all titles across the slate
  • Oversee agencies to deliver creative assets, content and campaigns
  • Maintain and update the Thunderbird Releasing website
  • Create social media assets for theatrical and home entertainment releases


  • Liaison with Home Entertainment supplier company for schedule/material updates and asset supply
  • Coordinate the development and production of packaging materials for Home Entertainment, including digital assets as well as DVD & Blu-Ray materials
  • Key contact for all materials requests


  • Develop relationships with cinema marketing teams and stakeholders such as the Film Audience Network (FAN) including booking advertising, setting up and fulfilling competitions and promotions, adapting creative for ad creation, sending materials and compliancy checks
  • Plan, create and oversee the creation and distribution of promotional, POS materials and Theatrical Sales communications
  • Provide support with identifying partners for third party promotions, competitions and implementing campaigns (distributing relevant assets to agencies and promotional partners)
  • Provide support with the planning and development of grassroots marketing initiatives implementing agreed activity
  • Assist with exhibitor, media and partner screenings as required


  • Support in the delivery of theatrical marketing campaigns
  • Assist in the briefing, co-ordination, development and approval process for creative, and promotional activity to an agreed timeline
  • Create final campaign reports for individual film marketing campaigns

For full details including how to apply, click here.

The closing date for this position is 11/01/2019 at 23:59

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