Head of Brand & Communications - Active Nutrition

Attractive Salary + Company Bonus Scheme (up to 15% of salary) + Company Perks
14 Jan 2019
11 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Brand & Communications - Active Nutrition Success Story
London, Bishopsgate
Attractive Salary + Company Bonus Scheme (up to 15% of salary) + Company Perks

Are you a passionate risk taker with the ability to challenge our thinking? Do you live and breathe digital and have a passion for health, fitness and sports? If yes, we'd love to talk...

With sales approaching £50 million we are officially one of the UK’s fastest growing companies. Not only did we rank number 34 in the recent Sunday Times Fast Track league table, but we also placed as the 4th fastest growing ecommerce retailer in the UK.

Despite such success, we are just at the start of our journey. With 13 European websites and counting, plus expansion into the USA, China and beyond; we have ambitions to become the No.1 online active nutrition brand in Europe – and ultimately the world. We need your help to do this. Join the likes of Anthony Joshua, Tom Daley, Jonathan Joseph, Lucy Watson & Lucy Mecklenburgh - our brand ambassadors who all share our vision to Dominate Life™ and be the best…

The Head of Brand & Communications Role:

You will help us shape our brand as we change the way that we present ourselves. You will help us create a destination brand that is the talk of ecommerce. This will be the name that pops on your CV, both as our brand recognition starts to make us a household name, but also as an integral part of one the UK’s business success stories. 

Head of Brand & Communications Key Accountabilities:

+ To support the CMO in driving the brand essence and defining the associated brand guidelines for customers, journalists, influencers and internal stakeholders among others
+ Create and drive the brand look and feel and develop the tone of voice to energise us as a disruptor in the sector and a real challenger brand for our audience
+ Create strong relationships and eulogise about our brand with editors, journalists, influencers, athletes and other influential people that can help drive brand awareness
+ Be a guardian and leader setting and evolving the brand guidelines for the business
+ Brief and develop campaign concepts through to implementation and delivery
+ Development and management of a fully developed and integrated global comms and editorial plan
+ Manage a team consisting of social media, content creators and influencer managers
+ Develop a PR and buzz creation mentality and drive mentions to the brand to benefit both brand awareness and SEO 
+ This role is critical in driving the brand and must be seen as a key leader within the wider business

Ideal Candidate Specification: 

+ 5-10 years of brand marketing experience with exposure to digital and social being critical
+ A strong communicator with excellent and compelling grasp of brand and communications
+ A genuine affinity with the active nutrition sector and a real passion for health and fitness
+ A love for social media and a passion for creating compelling content that will be organically shared and talked about
+ An eye for whats cool and on trend, yet the experience to apply a filter in relation to KPIs such as buzz and ROI
+ Strong written and verbal communication skills and with an ability to sell in ideas and respond to feedback in the correct way, helping to formulate best on practice work
+ Ability to develop processes that add the right levels of control and help the business to create efficiencies through smart ways of working
+ Comfortable with ambiguity and possessing the resilience and guile to deliver through this
+ A genuine track record of delivery to a high standard
+ A leader that those around want to follow as well as a strong manager of small teams and projects

What do we offer?

+ Competitive salary 
+ Team lunches, free fruit and breakfasts
+ Sociable working environment with weekly office social events
+ 40% company discount
+ Modern office in the City of London
+ Perkbox subscription

You may have worked in the following capacities:
Brand Director, Head of Marketing & Communications, Brand Marketing Manager, Senior Brand Manager.

Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager

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