Marketing Manager

The Best Connection | Topaz (Head Office) | B61 0GD
Employment type
£40,000 - £45,000 Basic salary dependent on experience and qualifications
Closing date

The Best Connection Group Limited is looking to appoint a Marketing Manager to join our team based in Bromsgrove reporting to our Senior Leadership team.

The Role:

The core function of our Marketing Manager role is to develop and implement a marketing strategy that increases brand awareness and lead generation for our business, that is aligned to the overall business strategy. There will be a key focus on developing our digital strategy, job board advertising, external and offline local marketing activity, and PR.

The Marketing Manager will:

  • Manage a small Marketing team and marketing function
  • Build relationships and work collaboratively with key stakeholders
  • Develop the marketing strategy and objectives
  • Develop and manage campaigns that create awareness and interest that are aligned to the marketing strategy and objectives
  • Manage website content as well as SEO strategy and delivery
  • Manage the content and development of the website
  • Manage the strategy for social media platforms and content to maximise engagement
  • Support internal communication team
  • Manage and deliver high quality video and photography content that supports marketing activity
  • Ensure all branded communications adhere to brand guidelines and tone of voice to ensure a consistent message
  • Conduct competitor and market research, identifying key areas for the marketing strategy to constantly be developed and improved
  • Regular reporting on campaign performance, using insights and data to optimise marketing initiatives moving forward

The Package:

  • Annual salary of approximately £40,000 to £45,000 depending on experience and qualifications
  • Initially you will be entitled to 30 days paid holiday per annum, rising to 33 days after a year’s employment inclusive of statutory holidays
  • Company car or car allowance of £4800
  • Free Car or Bike Parking
  • Flexible Remote Working Policy
  • Pension
  • Opportunity for personal development through in-house and external training providers

The Person:

Essential Criteria:

  • Minimum 5 years marketing management experience
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in managing people
  • Degree level or equivalent marketing qualification
  • Website Management
  • Content Creation
  • Highly proficient in the use of a recognised Social Media management platform
  • Proficient in using Adobe creative suite, Office and Excel
  • Copywriting and proofreading skills
  • Google Analytics

 Desired Criteria:

  • Experience in marketing in the recruitment industry
  • Graphic design
  • Event management experience

 The Company:

The Best Connection, an Equal Opportunities Employer, was formed in 1991. The company has a network of over 90 branches throughout the UK from which it specialises in the supply of temporary labour to the industrial, HGV, warehouse and distribution sectors. With a peaked turnover of £363 million, The Best Connection is one of the largest providers of Industrial and Driving staff in the UK

Hours of Work:

Your working week will consist of up to 37.5 hours Monday - Friday with 1 hour’s lunch break each day.  For this role we can offer hybrid working but do require candidates to live within commutable distance to our Head office in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire.