Featured vacancy

Ref: 0803

Marketing Manager, luxury/premium brand

Retail

Cheshire

to £60k

Details:

The Company: A market-leading interiors, home furnishings and luxury products company with operations in London and NW England.

The Role: A new position to manage and develop the brand and the company's proposition marketing. An experienced and talented 'brand champion' is sought to further develop the online, offline and retail partner/affiliate channels. Key responsibilities:

• Direct - and take a key creative lead in - the further development of the brand, its presentation, core values and market individuality etc

• Manage the budget for promotional spend, above and below the line

• Develop the online consumer brand via digital marketing and social media

• Build affiliate marketing activities, retailer 'spotlights’ and partner programmes etc

• Instruct agencies and suppliers in promotional/brand marketing activities

• Manage a small team

• Present regular management reports on the critical KPIs, campaign RoI, competitor and market data etc.

The Ideal Candidate will be a high-calibre consumer-brand marketer - almost certainly a graduate with a strong degree in Marketing, CIM Diploma and/or an MBA - who has can demonstrate prior success in a brand-focused position within a premium products company possibly (but not necessarily) in the home-furnishings or interiors sector. The essential requirements, apart from the 2-3 years’ relevant management experience, are a strong digital marketing/social media brand-building nous, a natural 'creative edge’ and a flair for style and the energy and personality to manage and motivate a small team.  Excellent all-round communication skills and the ability to liaise effectively with colleagues, suppliers and retail partners at all levels are also critical - as is a keen commercial ''eye for the bottom line'.

This is a superb career opportunity for an ambitious, driven and enterprising marketer. A potential board involvement (further down the line) is anticipated for the successful individual.  The company is conveniently located for access from all points of NW England.

TO APPLY click below and accompany your CV with a brief covering note. First interviews will be held in Manchester in mid-September.