Design and Marketing Manager

Location: Flint
Job Type: Contract
Salary: 27000
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Design and Marketing Manager

£27k per annum

12 Month Maternity Cover Contract

Monday - Friday / 8:30am - 5pm 

Flint

Our client based in Flint are looking to recruit an experienced Design and Marketing Manager on a 12 month maternity cover contract.  As the Design and Marketing Manager you will enjoy working within a dedicated and creative company.  Reporting to the Operations Manager and working closely with the Sales Manager you will be responsible for leading the Design and Marketing team.

Performance Objectives

  • Management of design and marketing team.
  • Brand awareness – targeting both new and existing markets.
  • Design and development of client’s products, CAD, sampling, liaising with suppliers, sign off procedures.
  • Plan and coordinate marketing activities.
  • Lead new projects and launch campaigns.
  • Manage both internal and external communications.
  • Assist with and approve writing content for a range of marketing activities.
  • Oversee social media and website.
  • Direct and oversee Tradeshows: - Stand design, products, stand set-up/takedown, day-to-day arrangements both UK and International.
  • Plan, design and develop client’s catalogue.

Person Specification

  • B2B marketing experience.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to plan and execute marketing campaigns using various channels.
  • Good analytical skills.
  • Happy to travel.
  • Excellent working knowledge of - Social media, Photoshop, InDesign, Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Package.
  • Textile/weaving/manufacturing background.
  • Experience in leading photoshoots.
  • A Creative and lateral thinker.
  • Can proactively use own initiative.
  • Able to work collaboratively.
  • Team player- who is self-motivated.
  • A capable manager who can positively influence.
  • Has a decisive resolve and attention to detail.