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Marketing Director: £80,000 – £120,000
Our market leading client is an international education network offering globally renowned courses and qualifications to students as well as forming partnerships with high-profile higher educational organisations. Driven by a commitment to ensure that the student experience is priority, they bring together higher-education institutions to deliver market-leading accessible qualifications. They are looking for a strategic Marketing Director to take an innovative lead in the development of brand strategy, implementing a comprehensive marketing plan and managing a large team and budget to steer marketing growth and development.
As Marketing Director you will work with a wider team to take accountability for maintaining and developing growth of the brand portfolio as well as all brand and marketing propositions. As a Senior Marketer you will be confidently liaising with stakeholders at all levels and will possess gravitas to develop relationships with senior level executives, as you’ll be working closely with Partners and Stakeholders to understand their product portfolio.
Your Marketing management skills will be fully utilised with reporting of all marketing performance, brand equity and lead generation activities so strong CRM experience is needed. As Marketing Director you will have exceptional knowledge of sales strategies and concepts along with a history of hitting marketing targets to deliver growth. Working closely with the CMO you will deliver marketing forecasts and team targets across a 3, 6, and 12 month period for each brand.
This position has a particular focus on brand and as Marketing Director you will be tasked with increasing brand awareness and reputation, having input into all creative briefs for internal and external communications across offline and online media. Additionally, you will develop and own the product lifecycle both domestically and internationally.
Using your strong leadership skills you will oversee the development of the relevant brands’ marketing team to ensure that all marketing channels are effectively utilised and targets are achieved. You’ll bring at least 7 years’ experience in a marketing management position and will be responsibility for annual appraisals with all direct reports as well ensuring that they comply with core policies and procedures. A capable, engaging and motivating Marketing leader is essential who can shape and steer the marketing direction of this successful global company.
We are looking for an experienced Marketing Director or Head of Marketing who has experience working in higher education and who has held a management role for at least seven years. You will be degree education in marketing or business and possess excellent branding knowledge and evidence of successful lead generation campaigns, alongside multi-channel budget responsibility.
To apply for this exciting and rare Marketing Director role, send over your most up to date CV.
Please only apply for this role if you meet the essential criteria outlined. Due to the high volume of applications, we are not able to respond to each individual applicant and you will be contacted only if you have been shortlisted for this role. It can take five working days for us to read your CV so please wait to hear from us in regards to whether we will taking your application further. Spotlight Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be judged according to an equal opportunities policy. Thanks for your interest in Spotlight Recruitment.