Commercial Marketing and Transformation Director

Job Title: Commercial Marketing and Transformation Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Farnborough
Salary: Six Figure Salary
Reference: HKVHX2002/HB-RD
Contact Name: Candidate
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Job Published: January 09, 2020 11:10

Job Description

Commercial Marketing and Transformation Director
Based in the South East 
Six Figure Salary

If you are an inspirational leader with a strong background in digital marketing transformation, this is an incredible opportunity to shape a fantastic UK brand and elevate it to international heights of success.

The Company

CIG-London is recruiting on behalf of Farnborough International Ltd, a major events company that runs the world’s most prestigious aerospace events, including the famous Farnborough International Airshow. 

Farnborough International celebrates the pioneers of the past, fosters pioneers of the present and inspires pioneers of the future. 

While the company continues to build on the success of every airshow, they are looking to transform their brand into a year-round physical and digital presence for customers and the key industries they serve. 

We are looking for a Commercial Marketing and Transformation Director to join them and support their journey of wholesale change.

The Rewards 

- A six figure base salary plus package
- Relocation considered
- Take an amazing brand and transform it into an international market leader
- Make an impact on the company’s commercial offering across products, services and revenues 
- Step into a role offering the freedom and authority to lead change and shape the marketing strategy

This is an exciting opportunity to deliver a critical transformation challenge and influence the look, design, feel and direction of a highly respected brand.

For those that can deliver, this role offers substantial rewards, not least the recognition you will enjoy from revolutionising a business that values innovation and empowers their clients to push boundaries.

The Opportunity 

As the Commercial Marketing and Transformation Director, you will lead the transformation of Farnborough International’s brand on a systematic level. 

In this important role, you will drive operational excellence across a fantastic marketing team, expand the company’s offering and find new ways of engaging with the market through digital and social media.  

Working closely with the CEO, you will: 

- Oversee the marketing strategy
- Transform not just how the organisation operates, but how it thinks about itself
- Generate new products across sponsorship, convening, events and connectivity 
- Leverage the commercial value of industry data and insights
- Inspire the team to embrace new digital skills sets and perform to their full potential

About You

To become Farnborough International’s Commercial Marketing and Transformation Director, you will need: 

- A strong consulting background and a history of achieving consistent development 
- Extensive experience within digital marketing transformation
- Excellent leadership and coaching skills 

Other organisations may call this role Commercial Marketing Director, Commercial Director, Marketing Director, Marketing and Communications Director, or Head of Marketing.

Webrecruit, CIG-London and Farnborough International Ltd are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

So, if you’re seeking your next challenge as a Commercial Marketing and Transformation Director, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency. 

Please note, you must be eligible to work in the UK in order to be considered for this position.