Marketing Manager Consumer Durable

Wallace Hind Selection
St Albans
£35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Healthcare scheme, Contributory pe
05 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Full mix responsibility in UK and Europe. An innovative market leading designer and manufacturer of environmentally-responsible appliances. An outstanding opportunity for an ambitious marketer to make a mark. A growing company and part of a very successful international group

SALARY: £40k Basic

BENEFITS: Healthcare scheme, Contributory pension scheme.


COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Hemel Hempstead, High Wycombe, Borehamwood, Harrow, Potters Bar, St Albans, Hatfield, Amersham, Berkhamsted, Chesham, Harpenden.

JOB SPECIFICATION: Marketing Manager – Consumer Durable

We are part of a multi-billion dollar group; a market leader in the design and manufacture of environmentally-responsible sink appliances. We have grown 50% in the last three years and continue to expand in the UK and Europe. The UK market is the largest of the European markets and is the head-quarters for all European activity with manufacturing facilities in the US.

We have an 85% share of the US market and the business has been growing in the UK and Europe for over 10 years boasting an equally impressive market share. We wish to recruit a dedicated Marketing Manager for the European operation; it is considered an essential part of our expansion plan. This is an outstanding opportunity to make your mark in a high profile position with the benefit of nurturing from the MD.

A chance to deliver a full mix strategy that features a growing digital content, working closely with the marketing team in the US and providing support for all of the other European territories.

Requirements:Marketing Manager – Consumer Durable
  • Ideally you will have a broad marketing grounding and be ready for your next challenge.
  • The experience so far will probably be with a consumer product.
  • Your grounding should include some digital exposure.
  • You will be highly organised with good attention to detail.
  • You must be able and willing to work in a small team in which everyone is expected to contribute.
  • Strong communicator, you will be the ‘face of marketing’ in Europe / Russia.
  • You should be willing and able to travel where necessary.
Responsibilities: Marketing Manager – Consumer Durable
  • Manage marketing mix creating structure and procedure.
  • Manage one marketing assistant
  • Plan and control the annual marketing budget and promotional calendar.
  • Manage the relationships with external agencies for advertising, Website, PR, print and media buying. (UK, Italy and Sweden)
  • Support digital activity, content / multiple country websites.
  • Support the social media activity.
  • Manage all printed collateral/communication materials.
  • Manage advertising campaigns, film / photo shoots.
  • You will co- ordinate an upcoming major new product launches
  • Liaise with US HQ marketing department and provide support to the smaller European territories.
  • Manage lobbying activity, agency
It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Marketing, FMCG, Consumer products, retail, Kitchen, Bathroom.

Please Note - We have been selected as the exclusive retained partner for this role so any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct.

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Gerry Bell quoting GB1710-15 reference Marketing Manager to DD: +44 (0)1604 683303 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: +44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.

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