Head of Marketing, Luxury Home Retail

West London
£55000 to £80000 per annum
21 Feb 2013
21 Mar 2013
Katie Rixon
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
B2B, FMCG, Retail
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is an exciting Luxury Home Retailer, with a growing presence in the marketplace. Due to expansion internally, they are looking for an exceptional talent to join the team, and head up the Marketing function.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

The Head of Marketing has overall responsibility for the company marketing function, ranging from brand awareness to demand creation and profitable revenue delivery across the full range of online and offline channels and traditional marketing sources. It requires the individual to be experienced in digital marketing, media purchasing, local and national advertising placement and channel management.


- Ability to plan and manage at both strategic and operational levels
- Full budgetary control and decision making
- Exceptional track record of developing and implementing marketing strategies that have consistently met or exceeded planned objectives
- Prior experience of managing and developing teams and promoting a culture of high performance
- Strategic and implementation experience of the full range of digital marketing tools, including social community management, pay-per-click and innovative methods for reaching online audiences
- Proven skills to devise and manage brand communications strategy

Key attributes to be assessed within the role

- Planning and prioritising
- Strong organisational skills
- Excellent attention to detail
- Able to develop effective relationships
- Great communication skills
- Able to work cross-functionally
- Excellent budgetary management skills
- Competent in reporting and project management

Qualifications and Experience

- Graduate-level education
- 5+ years Marketing Management experience gained in a B2B and B2C commercial environment and across both online and offline channels
- People management experience
- Proven PPC/SEO marketing experience
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