Funko is a purveyor of pop culture, making and selling licence-focused collectibles. The company was found in the Everett, USA, and is ever expanding with its UK offices to service the EMEA business. Funko currently holds hundreds of licences for franchises ranging from Marvel to Harry Potter, giving it the rights to create tens of thousands of characters—one of the largest portfolios in the pop culture and collectibles industry. Funko takes your favourite characters and turns them into adorable, sometimes scary, collectible figures. Funko’s most famous line, Pop! Vinyl, has millions of fans around the world and other newer categories are seeing similar growth rates.
Due to sustained growth and success, Funko is recruiting a number of roles in its marketing department, with four key open vacancies to apply for, plus more roles available across other areas of the business such as sales.
• Marketing Manager France
Reporting into the Senior Marketing Manager, the successful applicant will be responsible for the development and building of best-in-class marketing executions within France. Based primarily in Hammersmith, London, the role will include some European travel to meet customers, licensors and other key third parties.
• Public Relations Manager
The Public Relations Manager will be responsible for Funko’s external media and communications strategy, as well as driving the external coverage for its products in both consumer and trade-facing media channels. This role will be based in Hammersmith, London.
• Brand Marketing Manager
The successful applicant for this role will be responsible for developing and executing Funko’s brand strategy across Funko’s own-IP launches across EMEA including but not limited to: children’s publishing and toys, board games from Funko Games (starting with Funkoverse), fashion accessories from Funko’s Loungefly subsidiary, and the company’s Home + Gifting licensed product line.
• Customer Marketing Manager, EMEA
Supporting the marketing team and reporting into the Senior Marketing Manager, this role involves the implementation of brand, channel and strategy for key customers across EMEA. As well as delivering effective brand activation initiatives across a complex product portfolio, the Customer Marketing Manager will work across the organisation with a variety of commercial and non-commercial teams to help achieve desired business results.
• This is a fantastic opportunity within a rapidly expanding business, which is on track for phenomenal growth
• The opportunity to help grow something from a relatively small base within a highly buoyant marketplace
• Excellent promotional opportunities as the business grows
• Outstanding culture, which is fun, dynamic and constantly evolving
For More Information
To visit the Funko Careers website, which details in full these and the other roles available, click here.
Any queries can be directed to recruitment.EMEA@funko.com.