Marketing Director

Excellent salary and benefits
15 Nov 2017
15 Dec 2017
Full Time
Contract Type

Barrhead Travel the Holiday and tailor Made Travel specialists are on the look-out for an experienced Results Driven Marketing Director to join us.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to lead our marketing operation and hold ultimate responsibility for the organisation’s marketing activities and who will also oversee the development and delivery of a fully integrated marketing strategy across the business.

Key skills and experience

  • Previous experience in a similar role preferably in a retail, travel or hospitality environment.
  • First class project management skills with the ability to manage multiple projects at the same time.
  • Able to manage complex budgets effectively
  • Able to make on the spot decisions and provide justification when applicable.
  • Able to work well with a wide range of people from different parts of the business.
  • Able to inspire others
  • Offer an organised and methodical approach.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Development and implementation of the Brand strategy.
  • Developing the marketing strategy for new and existing products.
  • Overseeing the implementation of the marketing strategy – including campaigns, events, digital marketing and PR.
  • Working closely with the company’s sales teams; enabling them to meet their commercial objectives by providing them with appropriate tools, materials and presentations.
  • Guiding the day to day activities of the marketing team.
  • Ensuring that the marketing objectives are implemented by the marketing team.
  • Work closely with product management team to define marketing materials and programmes.
  • Manage social media presence and direct programmes to improve social media reputation and recognition.
  • Developing and delivering marketing and communications strategies for the organisation.
  • Undertake continuous analysis of competitive environments and consumer trends.
  • Attend regular board meetings and present the latest projects/updates from marketing.


  • Proven track record of success in senior marketing roles
  • Confident, driven and dynamic leader
  • Entrepreneurial mind-set with the ability to spot original branding opportunities.
  • Ad hoc travel throughout the UK and overseas as and when required
  • Solid background in digital, Social Media and Offline marketing

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an already well established business and make a real contribution to its continued success and growth.

To be considered for this role please send us your CV and covering letter.