Marketing Manager for Award Winning British Architects

2 days left

02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A British research-led Architectural practice with a string of award winning projects is looking for a Marketing Manager for a 12-month contract. Working closely with 2 Directors this role will have you overseeing PR and marketing, business development, bid management, award entries, exhibitions and events, digital media, website research, communications, proofreading and branding of the practice.


  • Develop and implement an annual marketing strategy to support the achievement of the long-term business goals.
  • Develop and implement sector specific marketing strategies to feed into the wider marketing strategy.
  • Conduct market research and identify potential areas of opportunity in target sectors and new business development client contacts.
  • Act as brand custodian for the brand.
  • Liaise closely with Directors and Project Leaders to be appraised of latest projects and initiatives through regular informal interviews.
  • Develop specific initiatives to establish or enhance companies position in targeted markets; speaking engagements, events, press and media activities, project PR, exhibitions, website and social media, newsletters etc.
  • Project manage practice brochures and all other marketing collateral (project pages, CV's, outgoing information).
  • Project manage Award entries.
  • Managing the companies 20th Anniversary elements including announcements, project reviews, collateral and client events.
  • Bids and pitches
  • Photography
  • Website & Social Media
  • Conferences & networking events
  • Press and PR activity
  • Publications

Skills required:

  • Marketing Degree or equivalent
  • Proven track record in the development and implementation of marketing strategies in creative/construction services sector
  • Track record of managing campaigns
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Proven written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven copy writing skills
  • Understanding of architecture / knowledge of key national and international architectural press and key figures in architecture
  • Understanding of press work such as image copyright / deadlines / contracts
  • A firm grasp of web-based communications
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Proficiency in Photoshop and InDesign
  • Good "graphic eye"