Head of Marketing

Permanent | £50,000 per annum

We are delighted to be working exclusively with this exceptional award-winning professional services business, based near Cardiff. They are looking to bring in a new Head of Marketing, someone who will lead and take ownership of the strategic sales and marketing plan and bring fresh ideas to the role and organisation.

With ambitions to double in size over the next 5-10 years, this is a business with people at its core. They invest and believe wholeheartedly in the importance of wellbeing for everyone who works for them. They offer exceptional benefits and are advocates for personal development.

The job

As the new Head of Marketing, you will:

  • Work closely with the sales team and take the lead on all marketing activities ensuring a strong emphasis is placed on strategic marketing management
  • Drive forward a culture where understanding client behaviour, business dynamics and best practice is at the forefront of marketing activity
  • Work with various stakeholders across the business to drive the creation and execution of the strategic sales and marketing plans
  • Work to meet business targets, through the provision of management updates and regular research to identify external trends in service delivery, client expectations and communication
  • Design integrated online/offline marketing campaigns collaboratively, using the full marketing mix
  • Lead on various projects for a range of business priorities, working with colleagues to oversee multi-channel campaign design, and report results quarterly to the board
  • Capture and analyse market intelligence to improve client engagement, which will then inform decision making
  • Identify and enable opportunities for targeted, segment-based activity, and develop and deepen strong working relationships with internal and external specialist teams across all areas of the business
  • Manage external agency relationships effectively
  • Lead and manage the marketing team and act as a mentor encouraging personal development

The person specification

  • Demonstrate significant strategic marketing experience
  • Demonstrate a practical understand of the full marketing mix to support the planning, management, and delivery of campaigns
  • Demonstrate a broad understanding of both digital and offline marketing
  • Experience in all aspects of campaign execution
  • Experience of working within a relationship led business
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills – both oral and written
  • Experience of working in cross-functional teams
  • Proven experience of working within a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to innovate and successfully introduce new ideas
  • Demonstrate leadership qualities
  • Ability to see the bigger picture
  • Hold a degree or relevant professional marketing qualification

Salary and benefits    

  • Salary is c£50,000 pa, depending on experience
  • Pension
  • Hybrid working arrangements
  • Holidays are 25 days per year going up to 28 after 3 years, plus bank holidays
  • Your birthday off
  • Health and wellbeing package
  • Reward programme
  • Life insurance
  • Share scheme
  • Personal development programme and financial support towards professional qualifications

The next step

Please email ita@sitka.wales to find out more or hit the apply button and attach your CV.


At a glance

Job title
Head of Marketing
£50,000 per annum
North Cardiff
Date posted
Monday 29th November, 2021