JOB TITLE: Head of Product (Telecoms)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Abingdon
Job Reference : 11950AH Job Category : Marketing
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 03/11/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £65000 per annum + bonus
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Head of Product (Telecoms) Excellent opportunity to join one of the fastest growing telecoms companies in the UK. Abingdon, Oxfordshire £65k plus bonus Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Head of Product to develop the marketing department of a rapidly expanding, forward thinking FTTP telecoms company based in Abingdon. If you are looking for your next challenge and want the opportunity to shape a growing business' marketing strategy whilst remaining hands-on this is the role for you.


Job Description

Job Title: Head of Product (Telecoms)
Excellent opportunity to join one of the fastest growing telecoms companies in the UK.
Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Salary: £65k plus bonus

The Opportunity
Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Head of Product to develop the marketing department of a rapidly expanding, forward thinking FTTP telecoms company based in Abingdon. If you are looking for your next challenge and want the opportunity to shape a growing business' marketing strategy whilst remaining hands-on this is the role for you.

The Role
The Head of Product role is very varied and you will be able to utilise both your operational and strategic marketing skills to advance current ideas and propose innovative ways of connecting to new customers. The main duties of the Head of Product role will include:
*managing the current marketing team and encouraging creativity and invention
*analysing current marketing approaches, devising and developing improvements
*maximising the business' digital marketing and social media potential
*developing a system for monitoring the success of marketing operations
*liaising closely with the sales team
*working alongside other members of the management team to ensure marketing supports all current and upcoming projects

The Candidate
As the Head of Product you need to have previous experience within a senior marketing role managing a marketing team, ideally within the telecoms, IT or technology sectors. Confident in your ability to assimilate new technology or systems quickly you should hold either a CIM or degree qualification (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline such as marketing or business.

This position requires the Head of Product to take the lead both in the marketing strategy and operational implementation so a background in managing market projects in a hands on capacity is essential. Given the nature of the role you will need strong social media knowledge. The company is looking to improve their marketing campaigns performance monitoring so any experience of devising and implementing KPIs or running data driven operations would be seen as highly beneficial.

You will be required to work closely with other technical and commercial teams so excellent communication, interpretation and analysis skills are a must. A passion for emerging technology and markets within telecoms would be viewed as highly advantageous.

The Package
£65k basic salary
Up to £10k bonus

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.
Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Reference: 11950AH


Job Keywords

marketing communications CIM telecoms commercial technical creative innovative social media analytics Google Adword FTTP FTTH broadband manager PR



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Marketing recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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