- PR & Marketing
12 April 2018 X

Head of Marketing–

Salary £50,000 - £80,000
Location Leeds
Type Permanent
Sector Digital Marketing Retail

About the post–

POST- Recruitment are exclusively representing a leading sports/fitness brand in their search for an ambitious Head of Marketing.

Established in 2005, our client quickly made a significant impact on their industry and have grown from 2 co-founders to a successful £25 million business with incredible future growth potential.

You'll be a driven marketeer and will lead brand communications and growth through a variety of channels, largely driven by social media, disruptive field marketing and digital.

We're seeking someone with the growth mindset required to work in a founder-managed SME with huge plans to disrupt and recruit new users in a fast growing category whilst retaining strength within our client's legacy area. This would be a fantastic role for an entrepreneurially-driven marketeer.


  • All aspects of daily management for the Marketing Department including management of the brand, design and content team.
  • Working closely with the Founder to devise a dynamic, modern and fast-paced marketing strategy to leads the brand in it’s growth strategy.
  • Management and ownership of external agencies using KPI’s and aggressive targets.
  • Ensuring a joined up and collaborative working partnership with the Sales and NPD team, ensuring a fast-paced route to market and decisive action.
  • Carrying out competitor analysis to ensure the company’s marketing strategy is leading and hitting target demographic where they are.
  • Spending time in the field to gain awareness and "up to date" market intelligence.
  • Managing all trade shows with a strong and organised project management approach.
  • Making sure that brand guidelines are adhered to in all marketing activities across the company.

What we need from you–

  • At least 3+ years of experience at management level in a marketing team.
  • Degree educated in Marketing or related fields
  • Experience of managing multi-million pound advertising campaigns creating a successful brand package.
  • A solid grounding in all marketing channels including PPC, SEO, Content and Social Media.
  • Leading and building a marketing team including the management of creative, digital media and PR agencies
  • Utilising data and analytics to inform marketing strategy and business decisions.
  • Experience in and a clear passion for the sports/fitness industry would be an advantage.

This is an outstanding opportunity to for an ambitious Head of Marketing looking to join a market leading brand.

What you’ll get–

  • £50,000 - £80,000
  • Great Office Location
  • Exciting Career Prospects
  • Great time to join this fantastic developing company

If you are interested in this role, please apply ASAP. This vacancy is being advertised by Post Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Post Recruitment Ltd are those of an Employment Agency, visit our website for more details.