Marketing Manager

Job Title: Marketing Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greenhithe, Kent
Salary: £35,000
Reference: Marketing-023
Contact Name: Helen Thomas
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 28, 2017 10:28

Job Description


FDS Group consists of three companies - Fire Design Solutions, FDS Consult and Be Safe Direct -  providing fire engineering and smoke ventilation solutions to the construction industry. We are currently seeking an experienced, proactive and effective Marketing Manager to lead the marketing and PR communications for all three companies. The successful candidate will drive performance and growth with responsibility for marketing strategy and communications plans.


  • Develop, implement and manage the marketing/PR strategy
  • Liaise and work closely with digital marketing and PR agencies
  • Plan, implement and manage marketing and lead generation campaigns and measure results
  • Develop and maintain a consistent corporate image and ensure that the brand is well communicated across all channels
  • Creation, implementation and management of the marketing plan and activity
  • Manage all social media channels, strategy and activity
  • Responsible for the creation of marketing materials
  • Ensure company websites and blog are kept up to date
  • Monitor, prepare and report on marketing communications and sales activity
  • Manage and give direction to the marketing executive
  • Coordinate sales and marketing campaigns and initiatives to achieve business objectives
  • Identify and understand client’s business needs and objectives to develop marketing campaigns
  • Develop and manage marketing/sales budgets
  • Maintain effective internal marketing communications


  • A degree in marketing, communications, public relations, business administration, advertising or related field is required
  • A proven track record in marketing
  • Ability to develop, manage and implement strategy and plans for the three companies within the FDS Group
  • Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Knowledge and application of a wide range of marketing techniques and concepts
  • Enthusiastic and creative
  • Strategic planning skills
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Strong motivation, leadership and team management skills
  • Analytic ability
  • Experience within the building and construction industry is essential