Macildowie Marketing are currently recruiting for a Commercial Marketing and Communications Lead to join a well know Retail organisation in Luton. You will be responsible for maximising opportunities and commercial performance through an integrated marketing approach of research, promotion, experience and communication.
Key responsibilities and accountabilities:
-To devise and implement a retail and catering marketing and promotions programme that quantifiably improves sales and satisfaction
-To manage, administer and monitor dedicated route development funds and joint marketing plans
-To develop, lead and deliver on and off-site experiential activations which enhance the customer experience and change perceptions
-To co-ordinate and manage a research and development programme which embeds a culture of best practice and learning that drives performance improvements with business partners
-To oversee relevant budgets to ensure that spending and income is within defined financial plans and targets resources to achieve business priorities
-To review and monitor performance against annual objectives and participate in planning future targets that deliver against the business plan
-To provide support to all communication functions both on and off line to improve positive coverage and protect the organisation's reputation
-To be on call as part of the first response crisis comms team for on call media handling
Skills and Knowledge required
The successful candidate will have proven experience in a marketing and communications role a nd good financial and commercial awareness with experience managing budgets. You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills and experience engaging diverse groups of stakeholders and individuals. An eye for creativity and innovation is important alongside excellent attention to detail and accuracy.
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