Head of Digital Engagement and Marketing - 12 Month Contract

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Our client, a fantastic organisation based in West Sussex, is currently recruiting for a Head of Digital on a 12-month contract basis.

The successful individual will lead and help to deliver the digital engagement strategy to external customers. You will oversee and look over multiple marketing and digital teams to make sure that the teams are working coherently to meet business objectives.

Key responsibilities:

  • To develop and implement digital strategy to ensure the optimum use of digital platforms and marketing activity includes developing specific strategies for social, web and email marketing
  • To manage the digital team across a variety of disciplines including web design, digital content, social media marketing, email marketing, search engine optimisation, paid media, user experience and mobile optimisation
  • Directly line manage a team of team managers
  • Manage the digital media / marketing budget
  • Recruit, induct and provide the direction for, the digital marketing / media team and ensure the team has the right level of skills and experience to provide digital expertise
  • Work with key stakeholders in IT and across the organisation to oversee all digital projects and the prioritisation of them
  • To ensure compliance with all digital media / marketing projects and strategies

Key Skills & experience:

  • A very strong career background in digital marketing
  • Extensive digital knowledge and experience of owning and delivering on a digital strategy
  • Demonstrable track record of delivering significant improvements in digital performance
  • Line management experience, ideally management of team managers / team leaders
  • Experience in strategic planning, financial analysis and budgeting
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to converse with all levels of the business


To discuss your suitability for this role further please contact Georgia Harris at Clearwater People Solutions or simply apply as directed


Please note: If you have not been contacted regarding your submission within 2 weeks your application has been unsuccessful for this role only.

Keywords: Head of Digital / Digital Manager / West Sussex / Surrey / Crawley / Gatwick / Worthing / Brighton / Horsham / Tonbridge / Tunbridge Wells /