Chief Operating Officer/ Head of Operations

Exmouth, Devon
13 Mar 2013
20 Mar 2013
Claire Barnes
B2B, Finance

Chief Operating Officer/ Head of Operations
Exmouth, Devon

About us:

Marketing Source is a data technology specialist with the knowledge, experience and credentials to make our clients’ data flow and marketing campaigns more efficient and successful. 

We focus on the provision of technology and data so that our clients can get on with business.

About the Role:

The primary focus of this role is to optimise and further establish day-to-day operations in terms of all business processes, goals and communication across the organisation, coupled with IT Project Management.

Focusing on driving the company’s strategic growth and daily operational effectiveness you will also oversee the direct line managers of IT, Marketing and communications departments, with further input into human resources policy, sales, business development and finance.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Proactively establishing operational processes and process improvements.
  • Leading at the forefront of all projects.
  • Creating IT specifications and timelines for new client and internal IT proposals.
  • Managing the delivery of both internal and client projects.
  • Identifying resource requirements and managing existing resources. 
  • Setting operational goals for each department in conjunction with company values.
  • Monitoring department performance against goals.
  • Developing, implementing and monitoring performance-reporting systems and processes.

About you:

With a proven track record as a COO/ Head of Operations you will be a born leader with strong employee management skills. The successful applicant will be able to clearly demonstrate previous experience of overseeing and managing all business functions and operations within an IT or digital marketing business.

You must have the ability to communicate at all levels, both verbally and in writing, and confidently manage upwards.

You will be highly organised and a strategic thinker, possessing excellent IT skills, in particular extensive Microsoft Office skills and use of Microsoft Project. 

You will have previous experience within the marketing sector (such as: web/marketing agency, marketing communications, direct marketing/data agency).

Benefits and Application:

In return for your hard work we offer……..
•    A great working environment
•    Career Progression
•    Central location in Devon

To apply for this exciting opportunity at our innovative organisation please click on the APPLY button below to submit covering letter and CV.