Head of Marketing and Communications
Your new company
A leading sporting and leisure company in Gloucester are seeking to appoint a new Head of Marketing and Communication on a permanent basis. This is a really exciting role, encompassing communications and change management, where you will be overseeing the marketing and media department.
Your new role
Reporting in to the Commercial Director and serving as a member of the senior management team, the role will involve accountability for the Corporate Brand, PR and Communications Strategy, Oversight of the both the Marketing and Communications (Media) team. The role will interface with a number of other key stakeholders, both internal and external, with the over-arching responsibility for delivery of a consistent tone of voice, both from a brand and communications perspective.
What you'll need to succeed
We are looking for someone who has relevant experience leading a successful Marketing and Communications team. Relevant experience with another sporting organisation is preferable although not essential. The Marketing and Media teams within the business are small, and therefore we need someone who has the scope to develop team members and inspire the team but also someone who is able to take on work independently. This is a fast paced business environment, and therefore we are looking for someone who is able to work under time pressures and also the ability to deal with and manage change and takes an innovative approach to problem solving.
You will need relevant previous experience in Marketing and Communications management experience, preferably in sport or leisure with experience of working with CRM based marketing systems and utilising these to drive decision making and revenue generation. Solid understanding of social media platforms, latest strategies and techniques and how to commercialise these. You'll be a team leader, able to inspire and influence others, as well as ability to get involved in delivery of work, and has the ability to manage their own time and the teams workloads to ensure successful project delivery.
What you'll get in return
You'll have the opportunity to work with a fantastic organisation at an exciting time, if you're passionate and interested in sports with relevant marketing experience, this would be a great opportunity for you. You'll be offered a competitive holiday and pension, private healthcare, bonus scheme, salary sacrifice, and great working environment in a role that offers a lot of exposure to senior stake holders.
What you need to do now
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