Head of Marketing

  • Job Reference: 6564730
  • Date Posted: 26 May 2017
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: North Yorkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Communications & Marketing
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Interim Head of Marketing

Contract Length: 1-3 months
Competitive Day Rate Available (dependant on experience)

Venn Group's specialist Communications division are pleased to advertise an exciting interim Head of Marketing vacancy. We require a Head of Marketing with proven experience of developing and delivering successful marketing strategies which have achieved set targets including increasing recruitment rates. The successful post holder will lead a team of 12 to set a strategic direction of marketing activities within an established public sector organisation.

Essential Skills

  • Educated to degree level and a professional marketing qualification
  • Experience of strategic marketing management within the public sector
  • Successful track record of developing and implementing of an in-depth marketing strategy
  • Delivery of effective marketing to increase awareness and to drive recruitment
  • Creation of campaigns directed by analysis and data collection
  • Ability to manage large-scale events promoting partnerships with stakeholders
  • Experience of managing marketing budgets
  • Experienced in managing and developing a team
  • Represented an organisation in the press and at external events
  • Advised, supported and trained team members as well as other colleagues
  • Managed staff performance

Duties of the role

  • Take responsibility for the development and implementation of the marketing strategy
  • Contribute to strategic and operational management of the organisation
  • Support the implementation of an internal communications strategy
  • Ensure the marketing strategy is regularly reviewed to achieve set targets
  • Ensure the organisation is well represented at events and regularly in the media
  • Promote partnerships with other organisations and key stakeholders
  • Ensure that promotional materials positively affect recruitment
  • Represent the organisation in events to promote services
  • Be responsible for the management of multiple teams
  • Produce relevant promotional materials
  • Manage the website and all other electronic media
  • Promote continuous professional development


Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.