Head of Marketing & Communications

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Marketing & Communications
Central London

This organisation is based in an excellent location in London and is serviced by excellent transport links. They are an established consulting engineering association and this role offers an amazing opportunity further your career in Marketing & Communications.

Your new company
As the leading business association in the sector, this association are at the heart of delivering, maintaining and upgrading buildings, structures and infrastructure. They provide specialist services to a diverse range of sectors including water, transportation, housing and energy. This membership organisation acts as the bridge between engineering consultants and the construction sector, contributing approximately £15bn to the nation's economy with the wider construction market contributing a further £90bn.

Your new role
You will be responsible for the overall marketing, branding and communication direction for the company. You will be responsible for the full marketing and communications strategy for the Group membership, affiliates, client's acquisition and retention. You will also be responsible for the group's digital marketing, including website maintenance and social media. Additionally you will be responsible for managing Group wide Press Releases, development of relationship with external media to position Group services and campaign activities with target audiences. You will be responsible for leadership and overall management of the marketing and communication team (4 direct reports).

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in this role you will have a track record of success in implementing and driving marketing and communication strategies at a senior level preferably within the construction / engineering industry. You will be highly proficient with standard PR and marketing techniques and have previous experience of dealing with diverse stakeholders at a high level. You will be an excellent communicator and networker; driven and dynamic leader, confident dealing with media and other external contacts and skilled at building external relationships. Additionally you will have experience managing various digital marketing channels as well as working knowledge of Email Marketing software Dotmailer.

What you'll get in return In return,
you will be paid a salary of £45,000-£50,000 with an excellent benefits package. You will work in a leading organisation and get to be a part of the growth of the company. You will work in a busy working environment which offers a challenge and a great opportunity to learn.

What you need to do now
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