International Marketing Manager

4 days left

Metzger Search & Selection Ltd
East Sussex
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
International Marketing Manager
Salary: Up to £45,000 plus bonus, car and benefits
Location: East Sussex

The Opportunity:
This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious individual to join a successful UK subsidiary of a market leading European business.

The Company:
Our client is a UK company based in East Sussex between London and Brighton who design and manufacture washroom and hygiene products

Reporting to the UK General Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for defining and implementing the marketing strategy for the company using the full marketing mix.

Responsibilities will include;

*Conducting market and competition analysis to make sure the range of products constantly meet or exceed customers' expectations.
*Finding new product opportunities, working closely with the engineering team during the development phases and being fully in charge of the product launches.
*Contributing to successful product field trials.
*Providing support and training material to the sales team and meet customers when necessary.
*Optimising the distribution and pricing strategy.
*Defining and enforcing the communication policy mostly through professional press and exhibitions.
*Managing the content of the company website and social media platforms.
*Liaising with the Corporate marketing team in Europe.

The Candidate:-
You will be a driven, forward thinking and creative individual with at least three years' experience in a marketing role in a B2B organisation.

You will:
- Be an excellent communicator with effective influencing skills at all levels
- Be effective and convincing in customer facing situations
- Possess exceptional commercial, project management and IT skills
- Define and deliver the communication strategy through media and exhibitions
- Have a proven track record of developing successful 'go to market' plans
- Be able to evidence experience of managing a product portfolio
- Be educated to degree level, ideally with a marketing qualification
- Be flexible and willing to travel
- Be a fluent English speaker with ideally at least minimal conversational French or an additional European language

If you feel you are the person we are looking for please send your CV in Word format, quoting reference 236972/2/LT. Please give details of your current remuneration package and your availability. We regret we cannot take telephone enquiries relating to this vacancy, due to the high level of responses expected.