Marketing Communications Manager

Competitive package
30 Apr 2014
30 May 2014
Marketing Communications Manager (Chippenham)
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
Communications & PR
Contract Type
Full Time

Position: Marketing Communications Manager

Location: Chippenham

Reporting to: Head of Marketing

We have a vacancy for a new position, based in the Marketing department in Chippenham, for a Marketing Communications Manager

The post holder will be responsible for developing marketing campaigns and strategies for the Wavin brand and higher value specification selling.

The main responsibilities within the role are to:

• Plan and deliver an integrated marketing communications strategy that enhances the Wavin Company branding philosophy thereby creating a strong ‘pull’ orientated strategy.
• To develop, implement and measure marketing activities and campaigns (including digital) on time, within budget and to a consistently high quality.
The candidate will ideally have:
• Demonstrable evidence of successfully developing and delivering creative marketing strategies (including digital) within a specification driven industry (ideally within the construction or building products sector).
• Excellent communications skills with the ability to present ideas in a clear and concise way (both verbally and in writing), and strong project management experience 
• A professional qualification in Marketing (or other relevant specialism).

Wavin is the leading supplier of plastic pipe systems and solutions in Europe. The company provides essentials: plastic pipe systems and solutions for tap water, surface heating and cooling, soil and waste, rain and storm water, distribution of drinking water and gas and telecom applications.

Wavin is headquartered in Zwolle (The Netherlands) and has a presence in 24 European countries. The company employs approximately 6,000 people in Europe and has revenues of approximately EUR 1.3 billion. In the UK, Wavin operates from 7 locations and employs around 1,000 employees.

Outside Europe, it has a global network of agents, licensees and distributors. Since mid-2012, Wavin has been part of the Mexichem Group, leader in plastic pipe systems and in the chemical and petrochemical industry in Latin America. More details about Wavin can be found at