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Head of Marketing

  • Location: Loughborough
  • Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Marketing
  • Contact: Lucy Timmins
  • Contact Email:
  • Client: Barclays
  • Expiry Date: 22 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 51088_1653298488

Better Placed are delighted to be joining up with a rapidly growing EdTech company who connect parents, teachers, pupils, and all stakeholders within the education environment in one easy-to-use platform and app. This innovative brand is hiring for a Head of Marketing with a proven leadership record of scaling a business, strong commercial awareness and the ability to think and operate strategically whilst steering marketing activities and driving customer-centricity. The successful candidate will report directly to the board and work remotely, with travel to the Loughborough office about twice a month.

Key responsibilities:

  • Leading the development of all business branding and identity, collaborating with stakeholders to define the evolution of the business.
  • Strategically support marketing time by facilitating activities, initiatives and opportunities that will help the success of the brand in future months.
  • Work across marketing and sales teams to identify new lead acquisition channels as well as monitoring ROI objectives in line with KPIs.
  • Lead the marketing strategy by working with sales teams on tactical campaign plans.

Essential skills:

  • Dynamic, energetic attitude with proven marketing success in scaling business
  • Results driven and the ability to strategically plan the marketing strategy to meet business targets
  • Strong executive level verbal and written communication skills, especially in influencing and negotiation
  • Experience with CRM management, Digital Marketing systems, MIS platforms and social media


  • Good opportunity for career Progression
  • 25 days holiday & loyalty scheme (plus bank holidays)
  • Pension scheme
  • Regular company events
  • Employee Perkbox rewards