Job description

Interim Head of Marketing and Communications

  • Location

    Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Marketing & Communications

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  • Salary:

    £400 - 475 per day

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wells

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Paddy Wells

Interim Head of Marketing and Communications

Are you an experienced marketing and communications specialist looking for an opportunity to establish and grow a new marketing department in an already established award winning business?

If so, I have a fantastic interim assignment for a leading marketing agency in Manchester that you will be interested in. This role will focus on developing the marketing and communications strategy, growing the brand, driving campaigns and building a team.

This is a 3-6 month contract with the goal of eventually making the role permanent.

Interested? If so, please contact Paddy Wells at Forward Role Recruitment on (07514)(950197) or (paddy@forwardrole.com)

About the business:

An international and award winning marketing agency in Manchester

Role Requirements:

  • Develop and deliver the marketing and communications strategy for internal and external audiences
  • The “go to person” for all marketing and communications activity
  • Manage the marketing activity for the Group
  • Work with stakeholders and the board to develop and deliver a brand strategy
  • Manage the budget for the department
  • Responsibility for relationships with PR and other partner agencies
  • Deliver multichannel marketing campaigns
  • Control all social media
  • Deliver copy and content across multiple channels
  • Support client services team with collateral and relevant information to aid them
  • Manage and grow the team and their workload

Experience required:

  • Proven experience of establishing and growing a marketing and communications department
  • Experience working in a B2B environment
  • Able to work with stakeholders and board members at all levels
  • Growing teams from scratch and developing them into a functioning department
  • Able to manage a large marketing budget
  • Willing to get hands on with work at all levels


From £400 to £475 per day

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