Head of Marketing
Package up to £50,000
The client is a long established c £25 million business and leader in the design, manufacture and supply of a broad range of high quality home products. Privately owned, it has an excellent reputation for product design, development and innovation. Its routes to market are primarily through specialist retail, DIY chains, builders’ merchants and they also supply the contract market.
Reporting into Board level this key role carries responsibility for the full marketing function. There is an established and experienced team in place and you will lead the team and also develop and deliver the marketing plan for the business. The role has a broad mix of responsibilities including the production of marketing materials, point-of-sale materials, trade marketing support, market research, trend analysis, communications and digital strategy. You will be expected also to develop new ideas, look for market trends and develop the Company’s Brands.
Considerable scope will be given for you to impact upon the business and you will interface with senior colleagues across the whole structure. There is also an established national sales team in place, comprising Contract Managers and Account Executives and there will also be significant interface with these.
A high calibre candidate on an upward curve of their career is required. You will have a good quality university degree and ideally also have a marketing diploma, preferably you will have worked for a manufacturer supplying branded products, with experience in home products being an advantage. You will be a strong team leader, have robust analytical skills, a flair for identifying future trends and be an excellent communicator.
The client is looking to make this a long term appointment and would like an individual with the potential to grow in this successful and well-founded company.
You will be expected to live within a reasonable commute of the Newcastle area and the package is competitive within the sector.
Head of Marketing Job Ref: L10669
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