Head of Marketing / National Newspaper

central London
£65k + 20& Bonus
21 Nov 2012
21 Dec 2012
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Marketing / National Newspaper / central London / £65k + 20% bonus

Our client is a leading daily newspaper based in central London. They are an ambitious and innovative business, and have a commitment to utilising new platforms (e.g. digital, mobile) to continue building their brand and reaching their consumers. Their target audience is urban professionals, aged 18-45. They are looking for a senior marketeer to join their team as Head of Marketing. This role will have managerial responsibilities for a team of 5 marketing managers and executives, and will report into the Marketing Director.

This role will have responsibility for multiple marketing channels, and will have a particular focus on the digital and online aspect of the portfolio, ensuring that the brand continues to reach its audience and provides them with an exceptional consumer journey. You will therefore have experience of digital marketing and the application of consumer insight in order to engagement across all channels.  This role will also require an understanding of B2B marketing, and will entail working alongside the brand’s partner organisations. As a senior marketeer, you will have had experience of building and leading a marketing team alongside a detailed comprehension of budgeting and setting P&Ls.

Key requirements for this role are:

  • Substantial experience in a senior marketing position, ideally within the media sector. This role will have team leadership requirements, so you must have directly managed individuals previously.
  • A developed understanding of the sector and the opportunities available for the brand on new digital and mobile platforms.
  • A strong academic background, with a 2:1 or above from a leading university. A professional marketing qualification would be preferable.
  • A fun and lively disposition – this is a highly sociable office and industry!

    An ideal candidate for this role would be a senior marketing manager from a media organisation with a strong digital presence, this is a fantastic opportunity for an individual with a dynamic attitude to join a large organisation and drive its brand.

    Head of Marketing / National Newspaper / central London / £65k + 20% bonus