Marketing Manager

Marketing Manager Animation Film Festival

For our brand new film festival, taking place November 2019 in Amsterdam and Utrecht, we’re looking for a smooth operator who will spearhead our marketing efforts. You will work closely with the Head of Communications & Marketing to develop and execute creative, out of the box marketing strategies that will have the whole of the Netherlands and animation professionals worldwide talking about us.


  • Plan, prepare and execute efforts to promote films, speakers, workshops and other programmes to segmented audiences.
  • Find and approach third parties for cross-promotional partnerships.
  • Strategically offer group discounts and sweepstakes to third parties.
  • Find other ways to tap into niche audiences.
  • Strategically release and distribute our (print) campaign so that we’re visible in all the right places.
  • Support the team in growing our online audience.
  • Conduct/Coordinate visitor surveys to gather a representative amount of data and feedback.
  • Prepare an evaluation at the end of the edition.
  • Help guard the quality and tone of our festival.

Your Profile

  • Minimum of 2 years experience as Marketing Manager of events or in a similar events-related role.
  • Your are available for a minimum of 2 days a week starting in April until the end of March 2020.
  • You can formulate, plan and execute original ideas.
  • You are innovative and creative with a pinch of humour.
  • You perform well under pressure and are willing to work irregular hours during the festival.
  • You remain professional under all circumstances and have an enthusiastic attitude.
  • You are flexible regarding your availability.

Extra Edge

  • Excellent communication skills in Dutch and English.
  • Familiar with the newest online marketing tools, developments and techniques.
  • An eye for illustration and design.
  • In touch with popular culture.
  • Interested in animation and the creative industries.
  • A vast network in Amsterdam and Utrecht and in the international animation industry.

Interested? Send in your application until 23 April 2019, addressed to Maxi Meissner at Interviews will be held shortly after.

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