Head of Marketing

Job Title: Head of Marketing
Location: Bishops Stortford
Salary: £55,000 (neg) plus car allowance, private health insurance and pension.
Contact Name: Carmen Stillwell
Job Published: January 18, 2017 18:05

Job Description

Pioneer Europe Ltd is the UK subsidiary of the Continental American Corporation Pioneer Balloon Company with headquarters in the USA.  The Company has manufacturing plants and offices in several countries and from our facilities in Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire, we market and sell our products  throughout UK, Europe and Russia.  We are market leading manufacturers of high quality balloons and party products.  Our client base includes international distributors, wholesalers, independent party shops and major retail chains.  Pioneer Europe Ltd has enjoyed continued year on year growth and is now recruiting for the position of Head of Marketing.

Candidates will have a degree in marketing and experience in managing a marketing team.  There are currently 7 members of the marketing team in the UK, but an integrated approach with the marketing and creative teams in USA will also be required.

Proven successful experience is also required in the following:

  • Strategic marketing – top level direction
  • Creating and controlling the marketing plan and  budget
  • Project Management
  • Statistical Analysis /ROI
  • Integrated Campaigns
  • Direct Marketing
  • Event Management

The ideal candidate will have a connected approach to marketing which will drive sales, be technically astute and up to date with modern marketing technology.  Vision, creativity  and the ability to motivate and develop  the team and achieve targets is key.   This role requires a critical thinker, someone who enjoys problem solving, who has enthusiasm, common sense, who can delegate but has the ability to get the job done. 

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