Marketing Manager

Scotland,Perth & Kinross,Perth
£32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
10 January 2019
23 January 2019
Stuart Jack
Job Function
Contract Type
Full Time
Marketing Manager, Permanent, £32,000 - £38,000 + benefits, Kilgraston School, Perth

Your new company

Hays Marketing are delighted to have been appointed the retained recruitment partner by Kilgraston School in the search for a Marketing Manager. Kilgraston School is an independent boarding & day school for girls aged from 5 - 18.

Based in Bridge of Earn, Perth, Kilgraston was deemed in 2017 by the Telegraph to be the UK's leading small independent school. Host to circa 260 pupils, Kilgraston, based in the Perthshire country-side, offers a world class education and learning experience, in a truly stunning location, accessible in 1 hour from both Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Your new role

Reporting directly to the Headmistress, and working closely with Communications, Press and Admissions, you will be responsible for all day-to-day marketing activity for the school. With line management responsibility of 1, you will work in an extremely varied role, dealing with senior stakeholders both internally and externally.

From a management perspective you will contribute heavily to the marketing strategy, operate as part of the strategic Marketing Board, and subsequently implement appropriate strategies and campaigns. You will as managing 1 member of staff and managing the marketing budget, activities and deadlines.

Assuming responsibilities for online marketing, you will manage the school website, as well as managing all social media platforms including Twitter and Facebook. You will continue to develop the organisations' online footprint and strategy as well as creating engaging and accurate copy for all channels.

Outwith the digital world, you will be responsible for producing traditional materials including publications, marketing leaflets, and media copy. You will plan, edit and produce both content, brand guidelines and oversee the design of all publications.

In addition, you will lead on events management, including both internal school based events, as well as acting as a figurehead and ambassador for Kilgraston at industry events both UK based and overseas.

What you'll need to succeed

This role requires a proven marketeer capable and experienced working within a fast paced environment and in a varied and hands-on role. You must be comfortable working to deadlines and budgets, and possess the communication skills to deal with a range of internal and external stakeholders on a daily basis.

You must have strong written skills and possess high attention to detail and accuracy. Prior experience of digital marketing, social media and events management would be beneficial.

What you'll get in return

You will work for a true market leader and award-winner in their field. You will be offered a highly competitive salary of £32,000 - £38,000 (depending on experience) as well as a strong benefits package including pension, holidays and discounted rates.

You will join a committed and welcoming team and work in a very unique and striking environment. Reporting directly to Exec level, you will have the opportunity to add value quickly, grow and develop in the role. Kilgraston has on-site parking, and accessible by public transport.

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