Call Us
For Office Support visit our Sister Site Spotlight Secretarial

New Jobs

More Jobs

Testimonials

  • Having used one agency where the number of candidates dried up fairly quickly I chanced upon Spotlight Recruitment. After briefing them on my requirements I was delighted to receive a steady stream of suitable applicants for my vacant marketing position.

    Rick Eastman, CEO, MyOffers

  • Spotlight have never let us down in finding the perfect individual for the mix of marketing roles that we have. Special praise must go to Camilla for her understanding and ability to find high quality prospective candidates.

    Caesars Entertainment

  • THANK YOU for helping to find our Digital Manager replacement. Spotlight did their thing efficiently and thoroughly. You’re a real tonic in an industry that’s become highly unreliable. So thanks to you ALL!

    London Calling

More Testimonials

Clients we work with

Allocate
Caesars entertainment
Deltek
Pokemon
Royal pharmaceutical society
img10

Search Our Jobs :

Aug

22

2019

Recommended reading: Learning from failure and the proactivity paradox

Marketing Week reviews the latest books, blogs and articles for marketers.

The post Recommended reading: Learning from failure and the proactivity paradox appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

22

2019

How Avon is using social listening to streamline innovation

By looking at more than one million comments about mascara online, the beauty giant was able to come up with what it believes is the ultimate product.

The post How Avon is using social listening to streamline innovation appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

22

2019

Why advertisers are staring down the barrel of big GDPR fines

The Information Commissioner's Office has signalled a crackdown on personalised advertising that lacks explicit consent, and as brands are liable for their supply chain it's imperative marketers find ways to prove compliance.

The post Why advertisers are staring down the barrel of big GDPR fines appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

22

2019

The right questions are more important than the right answers

When it comes to customer insight, all to often marketers go in knowing what they want the answer to be, but becoming a better questioner is a skill that can be learnt.

The post The right questions are more important than the right answers appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

21

2019

‘We must think collectively, not competitively’: Inside Ovo’s sustainable marketing strategy

Ovo Energy has outlined a number of new measures to reduce the carbon impact of its marketing, but its director of brand and marketing acknowledges this might be easier said than done.

The post ‘We must think collectively, not competitively’: Inside Ovo’s sustainable marketing strategy appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

21

2019

The evolution of direct-to-consumer brands and their marketing

As the DTC sector matures, direct-to-consumer brands are borrowing strategy ideas from established brands, and vice versa, as they look to build sustainable businesses.

The post The evolution of direct-to-consumer brands and their marketing appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

21

2019

Would you take privacy advice from Facebook?

Facebook wants to educate people on privacy, but going to Facebook for a privacy check-up is like asking David Cameron for advice on Brexit.

The post Would you take privacy advice from Facebook? appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

21

2019

Today’s marketers are missing true customer insight

Customer closeness used to enable marketers to conduct the orchestra of the marketing mix but too many now are woefully under-prepared and under-trained to play this vital role.

The post Today’s marketers are missing true customer insight appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

20

2019

John Lewis, Ikea and M&S top UK brand health rankings

In spite of a challenged high street, retailers lead YouGov BrandIndex's brand health rankings, while Netflix takes the top spot for most improved.

The post John Lewis, Ikea and M&S top UK brand health rankings appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

20

2019

How Three is positioning the brand beyond mobile

A focus on social content and partnerships is allowing Three to engage with customers in new and immersive ways.

The post How Three is positioning the brand beyond mobile appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

20

2019

How eBay built a ‘human ecosystem’ on customer-centricity

Online auction giant eBay is extending its customer-centric approach to help SMEs in Wolverhampton revive the struggling high street.

The post How eBay built a ‘human ecosystem’ on customer-centricity appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

20

2019

Marketoonist on glossing over big business problems

Tom Fishburne is founder of Marketoon Studios. Follow his work at marketoonist.com or on Twitter @tomfishburne See more of the Marketoonist here

The post Marketoonist on glossing over big business problems appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

20

2019

Why marketers should think less gendered and more neutral

As assumptions around gender are being challenged like never before, brands have an important role to play in shaping a more inclusive world. But they must look beyond a commercial lens if they want to be a force for good.

The post Why marketers should think less gendered and more neutral appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

19

2019

How one digital specialist climbed the career ladder from Ford to Tesco to Thomas Cook

Story of my CV: Having carved out a career that specialises in digital and data across sectors as diverse as retail, automotive and travel, Chris Chalmers is clear about the value of variety on the path to becoming marketing director.

The post How one digital specialist climbed the career ladder from Ford to Tesco to Thomas Cook appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

19

2019

Addressable TV, retail sales, data privacy: 5 killer stats to start your week

We arm marketers with all the numbers they need to tackle the week ahead.

The post Addressable TV, retail sales, data privacy: 5 killer stats to start your week appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

19

2019

Facebook, Waitrose, Bombay Sapphire: Everything that matters this morning

Good morning and welcome to Marketing Week’s round-up of the news that matters in the marketing world today.

The post Facebook, Waitrose, Bombay Sapphire: Everything that matters this morning appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

19

2019

Efficiency will trump effectiveness until success is better measured

Effectiveness is a matter of marketing management.  A framework is the best way to ensure brands are doing the right thing, not just doing things right.

The post Efficiency will trump effectiveness until success is better measured appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

18

2019

McCain expands diversity focus to better understand families

McCain says its focus on diversity has had a real impact on the business, not just on brand perceptions but also its internal make-up.

The post McCain expands diversity focus to better understand families appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

16

2019

Meet the DTC beauty brand founded on the psychology of consumer behaviour

Direct-to-consumer brand Beauty Pie layers data with psychology and qualitative research to gain the rich user insights that power its subscription model.

The post Meet the DTC beauty brand founded on the psychology of consumer behaviour appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

16

2019

SodaStream’s UK boss on life after the Pepsi buyout

After its £2.6bn acquistion by Pepsi, SodaStream is planning rapid growth through a focus on marketing and innovation but claims it is holding onto its startup mentality.

The post SodaStream’s UK boss on life after the Pepsi buyout appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

15

2019

Marketers from Disney, TSB and Three share their top summer reading picks

The summer is often quieter for many marketers, so it's the ideal time to catch up on essential reading. Marketers from Direct Line Group, Zoopla and Nationwide give their recommendations.

The post Marketers from Disney, TSB and Three share their top summer reading picks appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

15

2019

How digital is shaping customer experiences in the beauty industry

The beauty industry is a saturated market, meaning a stand-out product or interesting story is no longer enough to succeed as consumers become increasingly demanding and more digitally-savvy than ever before.

The post How digital is shaping customer experiences in the beauty industry appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

15

2019

Have the ASA’s new gender stereotyping rulings gone too far?

Philadelphia and Volkswagen became the first brands to have ads banned under the ad regulator's new gender rules this week but the decisions have raised questions over whether the guidelines go too far.

The post Have the ASA’s new gender stereotyping rulings gone too far? appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

15

2019

Fake sponsored content should drive brands to dig deeper on influencer partnerships

The rise of influencers posting fake sponsored content to appear more lucrative to brands is just the latest fraudulent activity to hit influencer marketing, and it should encourage marketers to reassess how they choose partners.

The post Fake sponsored content should drive brands to dig deeper on influencer partnerships appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

15

2019

How brands can be truly customer-centric

Most businesses try to put consumers at the heart of what they do, but many fall short because actually being customer-centric often means making business decisions that seem counter-intuitive.

The post How brands can be truly customer-centric appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

14

2019

ASA stereotype rules have kick-started positive change

The new rules around harmful gender stereotypes have caused brands to rethink how they portray gender in advertising and look more closely at the make-up of their own teams, says Diageo's Andrew Geoghegan

The post ASA stereotype rules have kick-started positive change appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

14

2019

Disney hires Sky CMO to head up Disney+

Disney is ramping up focus on its new subscription service Disney+ by hiring Sky's former CMO to head its direct-to-consumer business in Europe.

The post Disney hires Sky CMO to head up Disney+ appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

14

2019

3 questions I wish I’d asked as a junior marketer: The Guardian’s Sonia Sudhakar

Sonia Sudhakar still struggles to speak up, but she wants young marketers to understand that showing vulnerability when asking questions is not a weakness, it’s an intellectual strength.

The post 3 questions I wish I’d asked as a junior marketer: The Guardian’s Sonia Sudhakar appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

14

2019

We need a new ‘third way’ to set marketing budgets

Zero-based budgeting hurts long-term brand-building, while advertising-to-sales ratios are entirely arbitrary. There's a much better, 'two-speed' way to set marketing budgets.

The post We need a new ‘third way’ to set marketing budgets appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

13

2019

VW and Philadelphia first brands to fall foul of new gender stereotyping ad rules

The ad regulator hopes three rulings on harmful gender stereotypes - two against the brands and one in favour - will help clarify where the boundary lies.

The post VW and Philadelphia first brands to fall foul of new gender stereotyping ad rules appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

13

2019

Are innovation and privacy really opposed?

Innovation and privacy clearly have a deeply troubled relationship, but marketers should remember that the best marketing will always be about simplicity and universality.

The post Are innovation and privacy really opposed? appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

13

2019

The direct-to-consumer customer insight advantage

HelloFresh believes it is in a strong position when it comes to consumer insight as it has direct relationships with its customers.

The post The direct-to-consumer customer insight advantage appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

13

2019

Marketoonist on influencer marketing

Tom Fishburne is founder of Marketoon Studios. Follow his work at marketoonist.com or on Twitter @tomfishburne See more of the Marketoonist here

The post Marketoonist on influencer marketing appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

13

2019

Marketing needs to go back to extreme basics

Before climbing up the benefits ladder marketers need to focus on getting the simple things right.

The post Marketing needs to go back to extreme basics appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

12

2019

Galaxy aims to futureproof its brand with ‘step change’ in brand positioning

Galaxy is launching a new campaign to highlight its “fresh, contemporary and modern” repositioning, which it hopes will appeal to younger consumers.

The post Galaxy aims to futureproof its brand with ‘step change’ in brand positioning appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

12

2019

Nationwide uses comedy to challenge ‘parent-like’ conversation around saving

The building society hopes using stand-up comedy in its latest campaign will encourage Brits back into saving while avoiding sounding “patronising and parent-like”.

The post Nationwide uses comedy to challenge ‘parent-like’ conversation around saving appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

12

2019

Why dating app Hinge wants to be deleted

The dating app’s first major international marketing campaign sees app icon Hingie “dying to be deleted” as young love blossoms.

The post Why dating app Hinge wants to be deleted appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

12

2019

Digital skills, ad blocking, TV viewing: 5 killer stats to start your week

We arm marketers with all the numbers they need to tackle the week ahead.

The post Digital skills, ad blocking, TV viewing: 5 killer stats to start your week appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

12

2019

YouTube, McDonald’s, ITV: Everything that matters this morning

Good morning and welcome to Marketing Week’s round-up of the news that matters in the marketing world today.

The post YouTube, McDonald’s, ITV: Everything that matters this morning appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More

Aug

12

2019

True customer-centricity requires proper investment

Marketers often talk about their desire to be more customer-centric, but it won't be achieved by cutting corners. Brands must invest both time and money to get it right.

The post True customer-centricity requires proper investment appeared first on Marketing Week.

Read More