Website Administrator

JOB DESCRIPTION – KILIMANJARO LIVE LTD

Title – Website Administrator

Reports to – Group Head of Marketing

Job Purpose

To update and maintain Kilimanjaro’s websites including but not limited to Myticket.co.uk / .ie , kilimanjarolive.co.uk and event websites. To ensure all show listings, links, information and images are kept up to date and react to marketing placements.  

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Update all relevant websites with new show announcements, on-sales, support announcements and any other show information updates as directed by the promoting teams.
  • Update ticketing links on all relevant websites for on-sales and at the request of the promoter or ticketing teams.
  • Update key words, similar artists and other website features to ensure best functioning of the website.
  • To ensure that at all times the My ticket websites are current and up to date and to regularly check and change ticketing links to ensure they all link to live allocations.
  • To update Kilimanjarolive.co.uk with company stories and information under the direction of the COO.
  • Maintain and update the CRM system connected to Myticket.co.uk. Ensuring data feeds are up to date.
  • Update and maintain show websites such as Kewthemusic.org and Liveatchelsea.com with accurate information, images and links.
  • To in conjunction with Provide insights and reports on website traffic, behaviours and analytics.
  • To create bespoke e-shot data lists for solus e-shots and upload to wordfly.
  • Oversee and implement the sending and reporting on Newsletters and E-shots from wordly via our bespoke CRM system in collaboration with the marketing team.
  • Undertake any other relevant duties or reasonable request as requested by the CEO, department heads or Head of Business Development for the benefit of the company.

Kilimanjaro Live work benefits (from day 1):

Annual Leave – contractually 28 days (3 of which to be used between Christmas and New Year)

Wellbeing – we believe in looking after the mental health of our talented workforce, as such we have a Wellbeing hub, mental health first-aider and a wellness action plan

Regular Staff social events

Tickets to our shows/festivals with few exceptions

Post probationary period benefits:

Life Insurance Policy – Equal to four (4) times base salary

Learning and Development – As part of your ongoing learning and development you will have access to a range of tools and courses appropriate to your role and career goals

Pension – Kilimanjaro match pension contributions up to 5% of salary

Private Medical Insurance through WPA

Interest Free Season Ticket Loan Scheme – Loans deducted from net pay over a 12-month period

Cycle to work scheme – In partnership with Evans Cycles

Maternity/Paternity leave – above statutory requirement

Kilimanjaro named National Promoter of the Year

Kilimanjaro Live was delighted to be named National Promoter of the Year at the Live UK Music Business Awards yesterday, 15 October.

This award cements an already highly successful year here at Kilimanjaro Live, with three sold out Wembley stadium shows for Ed Sheeran, a dazzling run at Kew the Music, and the brilliant Live at Chelsea which saw the Chelsea Pensioners dancing along to Alison Moyet, Damien Rice and Rufus Wainwright.

As ever, we continue to bring you a varied array of shows across all types and tastes of music and events. From Marilyn Manson to Trailer Park Boys or from the up-and-coming MS MR via Vans Warped Tour UK to the thrills of Nitro Circus. And the year isn’t over yet! We have plenty more to look forward to with sold out shows on the horizon from The 1975, Catfish and the Bottlemen and a theatre run with the stunning The Illusionists.

Plus to round it all off, this year saw the launch of our new online ticketing hub – MyTicket.co.uk!

KILILIVE.COM becomes MYTICKET.CO.UK

Kilimanjaro live ltd and Deautsche Entertainment AG are delighted to announce that from the end of June they will Launching www.MyTicket.co.uk which will be a purchase hub for all of their events in the uk with ties to the German arm of the DEAG group

The MyTicket concept was developed by Kilimanjaro’s partners DEAG (Deutsche Entertainment AG), the ticketing platform has been running in Germany for six months and is now responsible for 5 percent of all of the group’s tickets sold online in the first full quarter of myticket.de’s business operations.

The existing Kililive.co.uk ticketing activities in the United Kingdom will now be handled on the new platform MyTicket.co.uk by the end of this month. DEAG sells around 1.2 million tickets per year via its companies Kilimanjaro Live Ltd and Raymond Gubbay Ltd, of those tickets between 5 and 10 percent of tickets are already sold in-house via the group’s own platforms. The launch of myticket.co.uk will merge the companies’ sales activities in order to open up myticket.co.uk for third- party providers next year after the start-up phase has been completed.

Stuart Galbraith says:

‘This is an exciting development for Kilimanjaro. We have always operated as an independent promoter and myticket.co.uk allows us to continue to do so and provide fans with tickets directly. We have many exciting projects in place for 2015. It’s a time for growth and investment in our core regular projects whilst looking for interesting opportunities wherever they arise. ’

MyTicket.co.uk will continue to operate on the same system that the current Kililive.com website does. This will maintain the current high quality service to customers that Kililive has become recognized for in the UK.

Kilimanjaro and DEAG consider their own ticket distribution as a strategic business unit of the Group. With the further optimized distribution strategy.

Kilimanjaro Live stages around 350 events a year with international artists across the UK including Ed Sheeran’s record breaking three sold out nights at Wembley Stadium, arena tours by Peter Gabriel, Wet Wet Wet, Nitro Circus and Andrea Bocelli. Many of these stars, such as Red Hot Chili Peppers and Simply Red have been promoted by Galbraith and his team since their early beginnings.

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About DEAG:

DEAG Deutsche Entertainment AG is a leading provider of live entertainment and the largest promoter in the strong margin business of classical music events in Europe.

With affiliated companies in Germany, the United Kingdom, Switzerland and Austria, DEAG stages more than 1,500 events per year in the fields of Rock/Pop, Classical Music, German Hit Songs & Middle-of-the-Road Music as well as Family Entertainment and sells more than 3.5 million tickets. DEAG has worked with artists such as David Garett, Peter Maffay, Kylie Minogue and The Rolling Stones.

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DEAG is expecting a Turnover in 2014 of approximately 200 Million Euros.
As an integrated Entertainment Content Company, DEAG covers the entire value chain within the framework of its 360 degree approach. The shares of DEAG (ISIN DE000A0Z23G6) are listed in the Prime Standard of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.

For more information on Kilimanjaro live its shows and its team please see the sites below. To see show listings and buy tickets visit: www.Kililive.com

For information on the team and the company please visit: www.kilimanjarolive.co.uk

Kilimanjaro Group Announces a new Business Partnership

Kilimanjaro Group and CEO Stuart Galbraith are delighted to confirm that they have completed a deal with DEAG (Deutsche Entertainment AG ) which means that DEAG will going forward have a controlling share in the British concert, tour and festival promoter Kilimanjaro live ltd and its subsidiary Twin Peaks Festivals Ltd.

The acquisition not only constitutes a significant milestone in the international expansion strategy of DEAG but also an exciting new chapter for Kilimanjaro. The partnership marks, for Kilimanjaro, an opportunity to further their existing projects in Europe, in cooperation with DEAG’s subsidiaries i.e. Wizard Promotions in Germany, Good News Production in Switzerland and Blue Moon Entertainment in Austria, whilst continuing its already substantial work in the UK touring and festival market. Specifically in the UK market Kilimanjaro is looking forward to working closely with DEAG’s UK subsidiary Raymond Gubbay. Kilimanjaro will continue to operate under its existing structure and management team and looks forward to the new opportunities and support that the partnership will offer.

Stuart Galbraith says:

‘This is an exciting time for Kilimanjaro. We have always operated as an independent promoter and this deal allows us to continue to do so whilst benefiting from the support and reach of being affiliated with an organisation such as DEAG. We already have a lot of exciting projects in place for 2014 and this deal will mean that our customers and supporters can expect the same and more in 2015. It’s a time for growth and investment in our core regular projects whilst looking for interesting opportunities wherever they arise. ’

Stuart Galbraith is to continue to be in operational control of the business and additionally contribute his expert knowledge to accompany the international growth strategy of the DEAG Group. Kilimanjaro Live promotes and produces music festivals such as “Sonisphere”, a European series of festivals with a focus on Rock and Hard Rock, whose concerts will take place in Germany, Great-Britain, Italy, Norway, Finland, Switzerland and Poland in 2014 and have been seen by a combined audience totaling over 1.2Million since inception. The 2014 Sonisphere tour will include appearances by bands such as Metallica, Iron Maiden, Limp Bizkit and The Prodigy, performing in front of audiences totaling around 300,000. In addition to the festival activities, Kilimanjaro Live stages around 350 events a year with international artists across the UK. This includes artist and shows including Peter Gabriel, Ed Sheeran, Nitro Circus or Andrea Bocelli. Many of these stars, such as Red Hot Chili Peppers and Simply Red have been promoted by Galbraith and his team since their early beginnings.

Detlef Kornett, Executive Board Member of DEAG:

This is a further strong stride into the UK market for us with a strong and well respected partner helping us to double our turnover in this market. We are also hoping that opportunities with exciting artists and tours for Germany, Austria and Switzerland will arise.

About DEAG:

DEAG Deutsche Entertainment AG is a leading provider of live entertainment and the largest promoter in the strong margin business of classical music events in Europe.

With affiliated companies in Germany, the United Kingdom, Switzerland and Austria, DEAG stages more than 1,500 events per year in the fields of Rock/Pop, Classical Music, German Hit Songs & Middle-of-the-Road Music as well as Family Entertainment and sells more than 3.5 million tickets. DEAG has worked with artists such as David Garett, Peter Maffay, Kylie Minogue and The Rolling Stones.

DEAG is expecting a Turnover in 2014 of approximately 200 Million Euros.

As an integrated Entertainment Content Company, DEAG covers the entire value chain within the framework of its 360 degree approach. The shares of DEAG (ISIN DE000A0Z23G6) are listed in the Prime Standard of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.