Our client has a long-standing history and a unique philosophy, set in a beautiful part of Kent.
They are seeking an experienced marketing manager to join their team and manage all aspects of this function. This position will be operating in a standalone role developing the strategy and implementing the marketing plans.
*Work within an agreed budget to develop, plan and create an overall schedule for delivering marketing
*Co-ordinate internally the implementation of the whole marketing strategy
*At agreed times and in approved areas, act as a spokesperson and representative - specifically in the areas of marketing
*Help fulfil key marketing and targets
*Develop and oversee the implementation of a comprehensive communications strategy
*The overall coordination of all major external events
*Produce an annual marketing plan and associated budget to implement the marketing strategy
*Liaise with suppliers as necessary to ensure best value for money
*Manage all elements of the brand and ensure it remains consistent with the values, ethos and objectives
*Develop relationships with editors and other key media personnel
*Identify opportunities for opinion forming articles
*Oversee the writing and editing of all print communications
*Monitor the website to ensure it is regularly maintained, updated and relevant
*Monitor the use and development of all digital communication tools including Twitter, Facebook and other emerging digital platforms
Essential skills required
*In-depth understanding and appreciation of the principles and practices of marketing
*Recognised marketing qualifications
*Working knowledge of market research techniques
*International experience advantageous
*Familiarity with social media platforms
*Confidence in IT and database skills
*Educated to degree level or equivalent
*Driving licence and own transportation
The post is subject to the completion of a confidential medical questionnaire and DBS check.
The normal office hours are 9.00 am to 5.00 pm, however flexibility is required for evening and weekend working as well as overseas travel.