Head of Marketing

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    Bedfordshire, England

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    Up to £80000 per annum + Circa

  • Contact:

    Annalie Graham

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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My client , a FTSE 250 company, has recently undergone a major strategic development programme and has set ambitious targets for continued growth. They are now seeking a marketing leader to take a major role within the senior management team. This is a fantastic opportunity for a candidate with proven leadership skills and a collaborative working style.

Playing a key part of the senior management team this an exciting opportunity to shape and lead the existing team into a new era for the business.

The Role

·To lead and provide strategic direction for the Group's Marketing function with responsibility for delivering activity which generates new business or retains existing clients
·Responsible for the strategic planning and delivery of the Group's external marketing campaigns to a wide range of audiences including clients/customers/potential recruits
·To provide leadership, mentoring, development and overall line management of the Marketing team
·Required to influence senior stakeholders internally and externally and to represent the brand with third parties as a positive ambassador

Ideal Individual

·Experience of successfully leading and executing the marketing strategy including creating campaigns to promote the brand, increase new business and attract new talent
·Experienced developing value proposition and brand purpose to unify all core marketing communications activity
·Demonstrable experience of managing a team and developing individuals with the team
·Experience developing thought leadership positions to reflect commercial priorities and targets
·Experience managing a marketing budget
·Strong knowledge of social media/digital engagement, striving for best practice and innovation

·Ideally from a B2B matrix organisation - transport or utilities sectors ideal
·Complex stakeholder management
·Passion to inspire, Gravitas to influence

In return, my client offers the successful candidate an attractive benefits package.

Armstrong Lloyd is a marketing specialist recruitment services provider. Due to the high volume of applications received, we are not able to respond to each individual applicant, regrettably only those selected will be contacted.