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Dentsu Creative


New Business and Marketing Manager


London Area, United Kingdom (Hybrid)



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About the job

About Dentsu Creative

Part of Dentsu International, Dentsu Creative is a Global Creative Network that transforms brands and businesses through the power of Modern Creativity.

Led by Global Chief Creative Officer Fred Levron, 9,000 experts across the globe work seamlessly together to deliver ideas that Create Culture, Shape Society and Invent the Future. Dentsu Creative was launched in June 2022 to address a client need for simplicity and will be Dentsu International’s sole creative network by the end of 2022.


Role Purpose

MKTG Sports & Entertainment are looking for someone ambitious and driven to join the team to help drive the new business and marketing function.

This is an amazingly diverse role, and we want someone who will play a key part in assisting the senior team on new business drives, client pitches, client growth, and marketing initiatives.

This role will report into the Managing Director.


Key Accountabilities

  • Support the senior leadership on new business pitches, ensuring a highly organised process which will include holding people to deadlines.
  • Develop relationships within the dentsu network to generate leads and conversations around sports & entertainment.
  • Generate new logo growth opportunities in the marketplace.
  • Work closely with other agency partners and sister agencies in dentsu Sport International to identify opportunities for new business.
  • Own the unidentified new business pipeline.
  • Lead on outbound prospecting to drive pipeline.
  • Project manage and/or support the development of creative content, case studies and credentials.
  • Own the MKTG marketing channels and output, including social, website and comms –
  • Work with leadership on developing and delivering our communications strategy, managing the marketing and content calendar and timelines.
  • Drive a focused and proactive awards approach that not only identifies but improves our awards submissions, increasing our success.
  • Be an active part of a community of marketing professionals within the global MKTG Sports + Entertainment network.
  • Proactively identify opportunities for improvement and actively develop new processes.
  • Deliver appropriate metrics, campaign performance, optimise content and report preparation.
  • Help to educate the wider business on how they can support with participating in new client proposals and pitch processes.
  • Take interest in the wider marketing industry to understand how sponsorships fits into it.
  • Take ownership of personal development with the support of line manager.

Person Specification

  • Self-starter, focussed, self-motivated and ambitious
  • Problem solving abilities
  • Good organisational skills
  • Background and track record of delivering new business
  • Understanding of marketing for an agency
  • Knowledge of the sports & entertainment industry/sponsorship landscape
  • Capability to use own initiative and pay close attention to detail
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Brilliant at developing compelling presentations and communications plans
  • Ability to effectively speak/present in public
  • Comfortable with finance, spreadsheets and numeracy
  • Personable ‘can do’ attitude
  • Capable of working under pressure



  • Interest in sport & entertainment
  • Experience of working in an agency environment


Working with us

Joining Dentsu Creative, you will be part of a creative network, delivering ideas that are brought alive in new ways.

Along the way, you will team up with inspiring people across the world and become part of a truly inclusive culture where everyone is given the opportunity to thrive and create the best work of their careers; always learning and always listening to shape ideas, create culture and change behavior.

By bringing together the capabilities, experience and relationships of our collective experts, the opportunities for personal growth and development are endless.


We are united by four signature strengths:

Boundless Creativity – Kitsune Fox: In Japanese culture – the Kitsune Fox sees the future. We run towards the future, forever asking: what’s next? Our imagination has no limit. Our clients seek us out because we believe there is no problem we cannot solve with the power of modern creativity.

Intelligent Scale - Ryujin Dragon: The Ryujin Dragon controls the ocean and the tides. We flow the right talent around the right brief in the right moment, wherever it sits in the world. We scale our unique ideas with precision, using intelligent technology to make personal connections with millions around the world.

Obsessive Craft - Orizuru Crane: The Orizuru Crane carries the soul up to paradise. It inspires the most classic and iconic Japanese origami. We elevate the soul of our work with an obsessive focus on craft, nurturing the next-gen craft skills needed to soar in a modern world.

Radical Collaboration - Kohaku Koi: The Koi swim upstream against the tide, united as one. We chart new territory through the power of radical collaboration. We seamlessly connect Creativity, Media and CXM to imagine new solutions at the intersection of craft, data, culture, and innovation.


Our Values

We believe our work can only resonate in the modern world if the people behind it reflect the modern work. We can only be truly relevant when we create a truly inclusive culture where everyone can thrive. That means – we are tough on the work but gentle with each other. We lead with empathy and are always listening and always learning. We support each other, we cheer for each other, we win together. We celebrate difference as the only way to make the work that makes a difference.



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