Head of Marketing

Due to continued growth and future expansion plans, an innovative business in south Wales are recruiting for a Head of Marketing. A truly outstanding opportunity for a senior professional as a Head of Marketing, responsible for the output and then growth of the team, reporting into Director level.

As a result of dedication, originality and an entrepreneurial spirit that runs throughout the culture of the company, the business are about to embark on a journey into ground-breaking territory that will completely transform the landscape of their sector. To keep pace with this and remain at the cutting edge, the Head of Marketing to will play a crucial role.

The Head of Marketing will be responsible for developing and implementing global strategic marketing plans, including the formulation of marketing strategies and tactical execution including positioning, pricing, branding, support of sales, program development and new product opportunities.



Head of Marketing duties


  • Create, develop and execute the global strategic marketing plans including market development, branding, internal and external communication, market research and events.
  • Plan and execute product launches with supporting branding and marketing materials.
  • Develop deep knowledge of market dynamics and customer needs.
  • Analyse reports, ROI of marketing activities and other data sources that gauge the health and growth of the business and future business trends.
  • Lead and develop the marketing function.
  • Working with the finance team to create and manage budgetary aspects of the function.
  • Manage a range of projects, including marketing strategies for pipeline products.
  • Responsible for management of outside vendors (Inc. PR and Media agencies) and contractors for specific initiatives.
  • Develop Product Portfolio Strategies.
  • Drive market research to inform design inputs, market/product requirements, R&D activities, packaging and labelling requirements, and product development input.
  • Partner with the Engineering Team to develop and implement new product introductions/refinements.
  • Participates in professional exhibitions to maintain company image and remain aware of product requirements and new market opportunities.


Head of Marketing person specification


  • Experience in a marketing and/or product management leadership position in a product led environment.
  • Naturally creative and engaging with a passion for marketing.
  • Technology savvy, adaptive and proactive.
  • Sense of urgency – make things happen/get results.



A rare opportunity to join a global business during a critical moment in their history, with the chance to build the marketing function “from the ground up”.  As well as the tangible benefits, there is a huge sense of satisfaction and pride to work for a pioneering organisation.

The company is conveniently located in south east Wales, easily accessible from Cardiff, Newport and Bristol.

The salary bracket is wide and rightly reflects the seniority and importance of this appointment. As well this there are 25 days annual leave, bonus, contributory pension and more that forms part of a comprehensive benefits package.




If this role is not quite right for you but know someone who might be suitable, be sure make use of our £250 candidate referral scheme.



Bowen Eldridge Recruitment are based in Cardiff and are acting as a Marketing Recruitment Agency to appoint this vacancy on behalf of a client.




Tagged as: Head of Marketing, Product Management, Senior Marketing Manager


Job Overview

  • Date Posted: Posted 1 week ago
  • Expiration date: 14th December 2019
  • Location: South East Wales
  • Job Title: Head of Marketing
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