Marketing Communications Lead

Location
England,Greater Manchester,Wigan
Salary
£45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Closes
12 Jul 2017
Ref
13831727/001
Contact
Carlo Latronico
Job Discipline
Marketing (General)
Experience Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A global leader in the mining services sector is looking to bring in an outgoing and creative Marketing Communications Lead to help drive the marcomms plan across the European region.


Client Details

My client is one of the largest organisations in the quarrying, oil and gas, construction and mining sectors, operating in countries across the globe and boasting 12,000 employees. Split into 4 main sub-regions, the European head office is located in Wigan.


Description

As Marketing Communications Lead you will be responsible for taking the lead of the development and implementation of the customer communications plan and strategy within the European region. To perform this role to the highest level, you will be involved in but not limited to:





* Ensuring all internal and external comms is aligned and complies with group standards

* Engaging with key business stakeholders, including country managers, regional product teams, the wider marcomms team and VP Europe

* Market positioning - PR, promotions, events and trade shows

* Supporting local sales teams to provide them with the relevant materials needed to drive performance

* Support the CRM plan and strategy across the region

* Managing regional content in publications and digital platforms

* Ensuring consistency of messaging and branding across all marketing communications through all channels


Profile

The ideal Marketing Communications Lead will have:





* 8 years plus in a similar industry - mining, oil & gas, tunnelling, quarrying

* A degree in marketing, business or communications (CIM diploma advantageous)

* Experience in supporting European teams from a marcomms and sales support perspective

* Understanding of different business operations and cultures internationally

* Excellent stakeholder engagement and communication skills

* Resilience, possess strong creativity, excellent initiative and an open mindedness to change

* Ability to work in ever changing, fast paced environment

* A second language would be beneficial but not essential


Job Offer

£45,000 - £55,000 plus benefits