Head of Marketing

London, UK
Full Time
Job posted
April 10, 2018
Closing date
10 May 2018

Head of Marketing


The Role:

Decanter is the world’s leading wine media brand.  It comprises the magazine, two websites, two world-class wine competitions and both Europe’s and China’s premier consumer wine events.

Decanter is looking to recruit a Head of Marketing to devise business-to-business and business-to- consumer marketing strategies


Key Responsibilities

  • Take a holistic view of marketing across the brand and leverage maximum benefit across the Decanter World Wine Awards, Decanter Asia Wine Awards, Decanter Events, the magazine and websites.
  • Responsible for working with third parties to increase Decanter’s brand awareness amongst the international wine community and maximise commercial benefits.
  • Successfully manage a team of 5 ensuring consistent and effective branding across all Decanter platforms.
  • Display strong Digital Marketing skills to maximise brand awareness. This includes building a strong social media presence
  • Deliver high level advice on marketing strategy and help to implement this strategy
  • Engage in promotion of the key events hosted by Decanter to help maximise revenue


Key Attributes

  • Strong marketing skills, particularly in digital and experience producing print marketing materials and advising creative.
  • Excellent commercial qualities and comfortable building third party relationships to increase brand awareness amongst wine consumers and wine trade alike.
  • Experience of leading and motivating teams and individuals and managing them
  • A proven track record in project management and delivering marketing campaigns on time and within budget.
  • The ability to work on multiple tasks at a strategic level in a large media company
  • Creative and innovative
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Highly organised
  • Experienced working under pressure with excellent attention to detail
  • Strong team player
  • Knowledge of and an interest in wine would be desirable


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