Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£60000 - £90000 per annum + pension-car-share option
22 Dec 2017
19 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) - £60k to 80k with package and Share Option - Manchester Based

We are excited to be working on a retained basis with a leading online comparison events/leisure business based in heart of Manchester. This consumer focused business brings the easiest way to discover events, find the best tickets & track your favourite artists, venues, teams or shows.

Launched in September 2015 with the backing of Ministry of Sound, they aim to become the global destinations for experiences (events, attractions & cinema).

They bring together over 50 ticket sellers so you can discover all experiences and compare ticket prices in a single place.

Currently live in the UK, Ireland and Spain they will soon be rapidly expanding across Europe with localised sites and launch in US Broadway in 2018.

200,000+ event goers use this service every month and they are now recruiting a CMO to lead the marketing team and tell the world.

You will work alongside a young and passionate team in the new offices located in Manchester's trendy Northern Quarter where they enjoy a great work/life balance.

As a rapidly growing start-up this represents a huge opportunity to get in early and be part of something special. As such you should be ambitious, enjoy challenging tasks as well as being able to work independently and as a team.

Your role will involve leading all marketing operations of the company and developing its marketing strategy and vision. You will head up a team of enthusiastic marketing professionals and work alongside the co-founders to ensure they execute the mission, building the global go to platform for searching experiences.

*Proven experience as highly successful consumer marketer.
*High levels of experience in online and digital marketing (SEO, PPC, Social Media, Email Marketing, Affiliate Marketing)
*Demonstrable experience in developing efficient strategies and business plans for all marketing aspects (branding, product promotion etc.)
*Solid understanding of market research and data analysis methods
*Ability to apply marketing techniques over digital (e.g. social media) and non-digital (e.g. press) channels
*A leader with both creative and analytical capabilities
*Outstanding communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal abilities
*Proactively driving the on-going vision of the organisation, leading by example and encouraging an entrepreneurial spirit within the team
*Very Commercial minded with budgetary responsibility, ensuring business profitability, with experience managing reporting and forecasting.
*Working closely with two very inspirational and entrepreneurial founders, engaging and reporting to a portfolio of very impressive backers. This requires a candidate with the ability to be an exceptional relationship builder with the ability to operate at a senior and strategic level with key stakeholders.

-Fun and positive working environment
-Exciting and well-funded start up
-After work social activities
-Flexible working hours
-Opportunity to build a world leading brand.

Salary & Share Options
£60k to £80 Competitive package - DOE

This is one of the most exciting opportunities you will see advertised in 2018 in the North West, a company and role with scope to make a real and meaningful impact on the business and market, more importantly from a candidate perspective the chance to work with two very ambitious and entrepreneurial leaders.

If you are keen to hear more, please click and apply or email me directly ( - happy to have a conversation, even if it's just an enquiry and a confidential chat

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