Head of Marketing - Software Company

City of London
£75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
07 Jan 2013
04 Feb 2013
Tom Close
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
B2B, FMCG, Retail
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of Marketing & Innovation - Software Company. Central London. £75-85k.

My client is a leading software company creating specialised products for the financial services sector. Leading a small marketing team in a small but dynamic company, this position requires an energetic and proactive marketer who can bring innovative approaches to this exciting company's market approach.

The successful candidate will sit on the Management team and provide comprehensive and insightful marketing support to the sales teams on a global basis. In this hands-on role, the successful candidate will have responsibility for driving and implementing the marketing strategy, brand management, product innovation and maximising the reach of the parent company.

You will be experienced in the world of B2B, B2C and client-facing marketing with the confidence and ability to challenge and influence the status quo. You will have experience of delivering to marketing objectives in a highly commercial way, enhancing a strong corporate brand, with strong analytical and excellent communication and relationship skills.

Accountabilities for the role will include:

*Creating and delivering a global marketing strategy.
*Developing the Global Marketing Strategy includes working with Product, Software development, Management team and numerous teams from our Parent company to create a clear strategy.
*Identifying and evaluating areas of strategic opportunities including markets to focus on, future channel development and evolving the customer experience of our products. These opportunities will not only directly relate to current portfolio but also identify tangent areas for growth and development.
*Working with the company's clients around the globe on a consultancy basis so that they fully understand and are enthused to market the products to their customers in the most effective way.
*Presenting at conferences around the globe.

Competencies and experiences for the role include:

*A relevant professional qualification, e.g. Marketing Degree or Post-Graduate qualification, ideally with a recent Digital Marketing qualification - However, candidates with exceptional experience without these qualifications will be considered
*7+ years' experience operating in B2B or B2C with a track record in all marketing disciplines.
*Demonstrable experience of cutting edge work within the Social Media/on line market place.
*Presenting at conferences around the globe.

If you are interested in the role and meet the required expectations, please click "Apply" below.

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