Marketing Director

Forward Thinking Recruitment Limited
Birmingham, West Midlands
12 Jun 2017
12 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Brilliant opportunity for a Marketing Director to join a very fast paced exciting and rapidly expanding premium B2C brand based Birmingham in first class City Centre offices, you will be responsible for managing a Marketing team of 10 in driving commercial Marketing in conjunction with the Sales function and have a strong Digital/Online skill set understanding also required.

Responsible for:

  • Development and implementation of the Brand strategy for each business area.
  • Developing the marketing strategy and overseeing implementation - including campaigns, events, digital marketing, and PR for all business areas.
  • Working closely with the company's Sales team; enabling them to meet their commercial objectives by providing them with appropriate tools, data and high quality leads
  • Communicating performance against targets and ongoing plans both to the leaderships teams in each business and across the wider group in meetings and presenting at internal conferences
  • Providing leadership and guiding the day-to-day activities of the marketing team.
  • Encourage and undertake continuous analysis of the competitive environment and market trends
  • Provide planning and consultancy for all business areas
  • Performance Management including establishing KPIs and providing reports demonstrating performance for each business area/marketing channel
  • Budgets and invoicing e.g. managing marketing budget, calculating/reviewing monthly retainers charged to other business areas for marketing services provided
  • Contributing to the strategic direction of the business as a member of the senior leadership team for the business

We are looking for a Marketing Director based Birmingham who is comfortable with being hands-on as well as overseeing activity.


  • Strategic thinker
  • Effective leader
  • Confident communicator
  • Calm under pressure
  • Results driven
  • Sound knowledge of digital marketing
  • Creative thinker
  • Problem solver