Head of Marketing

Location
England,West Midlands
Salary
£60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
11 Jul 2017
Ref
13790063/001
Contact
Kate Upton
Job Discipline
Marketing (General)
Experience Level
Director
Sectors
Financial
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity for a Head of Marketing to join the team of this growing property business in Birmingham.


Client Details

A growing property business seeking to engage a Head of Marketing.


Description

The Head of Marketing will lead a team of specialists across Marketing and Communications within this growing property business in central Birmingham.

Key accountabilities include:



* Creating and maintaining a global market strategic overview that provides a reference point for the business and product strategies.





* Utilising market analysis, competitor and adviser research in order to inform the strategic overview.





* Bridging the gap between marketing activities and sales propositions to ensure consistency of message to customers and prospects.





* Acting as the focal point driving the positive and productive interaction between sales and product development activities.





* Participating in industry events, writing and managing articles for publication within industry press in order to drive brand awareness.





* Developing and communicating thought provoking analysis and commentary about the marketplace.





* Managing the development of, and contributing to content and thought leadership for marketing collateral, white papers and sales bids.





* Ensuring that all reporting is done to standard and in a timely manner.







* Growing, developing and leading the marketing team and managing the entire marketing workflow from strategy through execution and measurement.





* Supporting the professional development of individuals within the Strategy and Marketing team as required.


Profile

The successful candidate for the role of Head of Marketing will have extensive experience of leading a team of Marketing professionals and setting the strategic direction of the department. In addition to this you will possess:









* Deep industry insight into and experience of the software, general insurance and/or financial services sectors. UK experience is essential. Global experience would be advantageous.





* Extensive experience of market analysis, strategy definition and proposition development





* Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal





* Excellent presentation skills, including senior external meetings, industry conferences and marketing events





* Proven team leadership and budget management skills.


Job Offer

£Competitive