Macildowie Marketing are working exclusively with an ambitious supplier of luxury goods located in the Northamptonshire area. This company has experienced phenomenal growth over the last 10 years and now distribute globally so they need to hire a talented Marketing specialist to join as Marketing Director with the potential and desire to join the board as full director within 2 years.
Currently the marketing activities focus on point of sale material, brochures, exhibitions (UK and abroad), showrooms, public relations and social media. Experience working with luxury/high end and bespoke products would be a huge advantage and this person will be working in a hands-on capacity so a talent for copy writing and communicating USP's for luxurious products would be really helpful.
-Manage the marketing department which is currently has 3 direct reports and will naturally grow over time
-To generate and oversee marketing activities across the UK and internationally where the company has established distribution sites and contacts
-Create and control marketing budgets
-Write copy for brochures, promotions etc. to effectively promote and communicate USP's for luxury product ranges
-Control and promote the overall brand and image in consultation with business owners
Essential skills required
-Extensive marketing experience
-Proven copy writing skills
-Flair for design
-Experience working with luxury/quality goods
-Additional languages would be an advantage but not essential
This vacancy will be largely site based however please be prepared to be involved and operational at occasional trade shows/exhibitions which would could mean weekends away and international travel when required (approx 3/4 times a year).
This is a rare opportunity for an experienced marketing professional to make an impact within a successful organisation that have realistic ambitions to double in size over the next 5 years. You will be working with a brand leading product and have a direct route to a place on the board within 2 years.
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