Head of Marketing and PR

Job Title: Head of Marketing and PR
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Reference: 15620386
Job Published: October 02, 2017 01:00

Job Description

One of the largest independent creative agencies with their head office based in the UK is now looking to recruit a Head of Marketing & PR. The company has over 300 employees across a Global Network of offices and they help to create effective engagement between people and brands, products and services and delivering greater value for their clients. The Head of Marketing & PR will be responsible for leading the marketing strategy for EMEA (responsible for 3 direct reports - Digital PM , Website/Social Content Manager, Marketing Executive) as well as working very closely with the Strategy Director responsible for new client relationships helping to identify new client opportunities.

* Leading the, implement, design and delivery of the EMEA marketing strategy.
* Develop new business opportunities through marketing and Comms initiatives
* Own the development and production of marketing collateral and insight led communications, to be developed in collaboration with the strategy function.
* Identify pitch and new business opportunities in conjunction with the Client Services Director.
* Manage EMEA's PR activities, from outreach to reporting
* Maintain PR agency relationship
* Be point of contact for information/comment from journalists; coordinate relevant Board Directors/employees to respond as appropriate.
* Identify external speaking opportunities for the Board and senior expertise.
* Identify appropriate entries for various professional body awards; vet and prepare content for submission.
* Overall responsibility for providing information to relevant league tables.
* Work with HR on talent attraction and retention strategies.
* Implement internal communications initiatives (newsletters, posters) overseeing team to produce content.

Skills required:
* Proven track record in heading a marketing function, ideally within the marketing services/agency sector
* Experienced and successful in building client relationships and supporting conversion of new business.
* Understands integrated experiential marketing and communications.
* Highly motivated with plenty of enthusiasm.
* Outstanding management skills.
* Able to take commercial responsibility for marketing budget
* Experience of global markets will be a bonus

This is a fantastic role for a a Head of Marketing and PR to work with a world famous brand and build on their successes.

Please do not apply unless you have the relevant experience. Due to the high volume of applications only successful applicants will be contacted and if you have not heard from us in two weeks of your application please assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

Thank you.