We are seeking a Brand Communications Manager for a strong brand, where you will be responsible for the implementation and co-ordination of an effective Communications strategy in the UK, which will include the co-ordination of local agencies and constantly move towards improvement of the brands position within the UK market.
Your main responsibilities will include briefing agencies on both above and below the line campaigns, working closely with agencies in terms of creation & production of campaigns, the organisation of events, and product placements.
Additionally, you will work closely with the Media agency in terms of defining and updating the media plan with regards to positioning and increasing of sales targets, as well as the creation of dealer advertising campaigns and ensuring the dealer website is always updated with relevant campaign promoting activities.
We are, therefore, seeking previous experience within National branding activities, a strong marketing background (from either a Dealer or National Company level), with an understanding of agency envirionments, strong commercial awareness and ability to project management, including the co-ordination of many 3rd party suppliers. You will need to have strong interpersonal skills, and be able to influence and develop relationships both internally and externally, here and abroad.
Therefore, if you have this experience and are a self-motivated and driven individual with strong attention to detail and the ability to adapt to new challenges on a daily basis, we would like to hear from you and would ask that you urgently send in a copy of your most up to date CV, along with details of your current and required salary and benefits package.
PRE-SELECTION QUESTIONS, YES ANSWERS REQUIRED:
Do you have a strong Marketing background, with previous experience in terms of National Branding activities and a particular emphasis in terms of Communications Strategy?
Do you have a strong understanding of how agencies work, either have you worked within this environment or managed multiple agencies within your recent role(s), with the ability to brief them to ensure compliance with Manufacturer costs, procedures, and standards?
Have you proven previous/current, successful, experience in terms of budget and project management?
Would you be described as an individual with excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills?
Are you extremely proficient with Excel, on an advanced basis?