Nottingham, Stratford, London, St Pauls
Vacancy Type:
Fixed Term Contract
23 (Entain)
About The Role
Entain is one of the world’s largest sports betting and gaming groups, operating both online and in the retail sector. With offices across five continents and licences in more than 20 countries, we operate some of the most well-known and iconic brands in the industry with more than 250 years of combined history – names such as Ladbrokes, partypoker, bwin and Coral.
Within Entain, you have WAVE - Our specialist in-house creative agency, working with our brands to create world class advertising campaigns! Check out our 2021 reel to see what the team got up to last year.
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Creative Project Manager to join the WAVE team! This role is a pivotal part of the Internal Creative Agency and helps us to build our creative delivery and project management capabilities across the group, working alongside some of the best technologists and marketeers in the industry.

You will be providing top-level project management within your brand responsibility and delivering both creative projects and BAU for marketing campaigns; ensuring they are executed to the highest standards across a variety of mediums and channels. You will lead from the front, ensuring best practice and brand is adhered to and deadlines and budgets are met.

So, what will the role involve?
  • Receiving and interpreting briefs from the client, updating and interpreting it and coordinating the necessary approvals.
  • Coordinating internal meetings with the right agency stakeholders to achieve the above.
  • Resourcing and casting the correct members of the team against the briefs in collaboration with key stakeholders within the agency.
  • Managing work through the agency from briefing to delivery across multiple channels and multiple stakeholders.
  • Monitor and report on your projects accurately and regularly as required.
  • Ensure detailed project, implementation or actions plans are created for each project as appropriate.
  • Ensure risks and issues are being recorded, monitored and proactively managed to minimise disruption to successful delivery.
  • Continuously manage stakeholder expectations across all aspects of the job.
  • Provide your Project Lead with the relevant information in order to allow them to drive weekly status meetings with both the client stakeholders and key agency members, ensuring that project statuses, risks and processes are detailed and communicated clearly.
What are we looking for?
  • Related experience at a relevant level of delivery in agency or corporate setting.
  • Experience working in a fast-paced production environment; able to juggle multiple projects/priorities and deliver high quality outcomes under pressure.
  • Experience managing creative and dev teams from a workflow perspective.
  • Personable, working effectively with a variety of different people; you encourage and positively influence people to join you on your journey.
  • Excellent communicator: able to explain the marketing brief clearly to the team, and manage stakeholder expectations effectively (both from a creative and delivery point-of-view)
  • Able to work across a variety of production processes and aware of their technological requirements.
  • Flexible and able to adapt quickly to the demands of challenging and unusual projects.

About Entain

We may sit on the FTSE100, but for millions of customers worldwide, we’re the brands they hold in their hands – and heart. As the home of household names like Ladbrokes, Foxy and PartyPoker, to name just a few, we elevate lives with moments of excitement. And right now we’re elevating ourselves above the competition. We’re leading the industry in bold new directions - and it’s our diverse and talented team who are making this possible. Believe us, the best is yet to come. For our customers. For our future. For your career.

DEI and Wellbeing @ Entain

At Entain we do what’s right. It’s one of our core values. Which is why we’re taking the lead when it comes to creating a diverse, equal and inclusive future - for our people, our industry and our society. We’ve created a culture where everyone can feel psychologically safe, included and heard. Where being accepted for who you are is a given. Here, we celebrate our individual differences, and make sure everyone feels supported, respected, and empowered to thrive – and that starts from the moment you apply to join us.

Life @ Entain

We’re a team who love to play, and win, together. We love building bonds between our people, and we love to build your career up too. Join us, and we won’t just be your employer, we’ll be your biggest cheerleader. We’ll give you the power to lead the conversation on your learning and career goals from day one, and then get behind you with all the support you need to take your career – and our business – to new heights.