Head of Marketing Communications (Interim - 12 months) - Support Centre

Recruiter
Selco Builders Warehouse
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£50k - £55k p/a
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
11 Sep 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

Selco - More than just a Job

Head of Marketing Communications

The Person

We're on the lookout for people like us; people who put our customers at the heart of everything they do. Together we aim to ensure that they get top-notch service every time. In fact, that's our first core value: Customer first, followed closely by Entrepreneurial Spirit, Trust and Confidence, Responsibility, Ambition and Valuing Individuals. So if these values match yours, you're a perfect fit for Selco.

Skills:

To do this you will have highly developed interpersonal and communication skills to motivate and energise your team and be driven to achieve high standards operationally and against tight deadline targets. You will ideally possess a university degree or equivalent in business or marketing, demonstrable experience in a marketing/communications role, preferably for a multi-branch operation. Be experienced in managing a significant marketing budget and developing and managing a media plan. You should have Agency management experience and demonstrate your ability to deliver on assigned responsibilities through use of effective interpersonal and communication skills, seeking cross-functional input as well as ensuring a high level of attention to detail, and timely follow through

The Role

You will be responsible for being the voice of the customer within the organisation, collaborating with the Marketing Director to develop and define a robust brand proposition and strategy, effectively managing a team of marketing coordinators; local marketing opportunities, events and literature, establishing and managing a media plan that is focused on the target customer and delivers ROI, delivering a media plan to include, TV, Radio, Press, Outdoor, Identifying the right promotional channels and mechanics for our target audience, delivering ROI utilising the full Marketing Mix (including DM and PR). Working closely with product and development teams to identify the right products to promote at the right times, continually improving the customer experience within our branches as well as selection and management of sponsorship opportunities that target our customer, ensuring that their potential is maximised across appropriate channels. You will also be leading and motivating your team and media partners to deliver results, execute and deliver measurable business results for company initiatives and keeping abreast of industry and competitors' best practice along with management of a significant marketing budget.

The Future

We're getting bigger by the year, and with new branches exploding into action nationwide, a brand new online purchase & delivery service and a click & collect service Selco is a proven market leader. The opportunities for professional growth and development are immense and we actively support internal advancement through a fully developed and supported career path.


Benefits

We offer a huge range of Company benefits including a competitive salary, profit-based bonus scheme, share save scheme, childcare vouchers, thousands of retail discounts and offers, a company pension scheme, Cycle to Work, free Life Assurance and free Health Cash Plan.


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