Marketing Manager - 6 Month FTC

11 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Marketing Manager - 6 Month Fixed Term Contract

Dorset (commutable from Poole, Wimborne, Blandford, Wareham, Dorchester, Weymouth)

Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 per annum

My client is looking to recruit a Marketing Manager for their offices based in Dorset. As a core member of the marketing team, and the guardian of the brand, this role is responsible for developing and growing brand sales, equity and long-term profitability. The role holder will work closely with the Head of Marketing to set the strategic brand direction and then lead the brand team in all aspects of the branded business from the implementation of the brand plan, monitoring performance, measuring effectiveness and course correcting where required. A significant part of the role requires building and developing the marketing and business skills of the brand team.


The key responsibilities over the next 6 months would largely be to implement the 2018 Brand Plan working closely with the consumer marketing team, agency partners and the Off Trade sales team for customer marketing:

  • Oversee the roll-out of the brand re-launch
  • Develop and oversee the implementation of the communications strategy i.e. strategy, big idea, look & feel, tone of voice, etc. with the brand's communications agency
  • Oversee the development of a new branded website
  • On-boarding new PR agency and developing and implementing an annual PR plan
  • On-boarding new Experiential agency and developing and implementing an activation plan for local events over the Summer
  • Implementing the On Trade (H&W pubs) activation plan (roll-out of seasonal and limited edition ales, 2 x integrated marketing plans)
  • Supporting the Off Trade sales team with customer marketing activity
  • Arranging an Innovation Pipeline Workshop with key stakeholders
  • Team management and development (2 reports - ABM & BM)

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