Scottish Orienteering 6-Day Event Co Ltd - Marketing Director

The Board of Directors of the Scottish 6 Days are seeking a new Marketing Director.  Thanks go to Ross Lilley who previously held this post, following on from his success as Coordinator of Oban 2011.  The Board meets four times a year (in Perth) and oversees the successful biennial Scottish 6 Days Orienteering event. Please contact if interested

08th Jun 18

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Working closely with the Events Manager, the three aspects of this post are:

  • Promotion of the event to orienteers at home and abroad to continue the growth in the number of people taking part in the event
  • Promotion of the event in the local area to attract sponsors in order to raise the quality of the event
  • Promotion of the event in the local area to raise awareness of orienteering and leave a lasting legacy of enhanced orienteering activity in the area

In particular, the main areas covered are:

  • Promotional material aimed at:

   potential competitors

   potential sponsors

  • Advertising of the event to orienteers in the UK and abroad
  • Liaison with local agencies
  • Media coverage
  • Local promotion of the event to develop support from local businesses and interest in orienteering amongst the local community
  • Collection of data on the economic benefit of the event to the local area, for use by future events  (Competitor survey or informal information from local businesses)

Photo of authorPosted on 08th Jun 18
by Colin Matheson