Brand, Communications, Marketing & PR Strategy and Implementation - via two different types of role:
Virtual Marketing Director – acting as a consultant on a ‘days per month’ basis, providing a tailored package of advice, project planning, and agency management, based on 20 years’ experience as a marketing & communications director at listed FTSE 250 companies, SMEs and start-ups. See Marchwood IFA and Opinium references as examples. Full Professional Indemnity Insurance cover.
Interim Marketing Director - working on short-term contracts to develop and maintain professional, well structured and organised marketing teams and processes. Recruiting and building marketing departments, coaching and mentoring existing staff and managing internal clients and external agencies to help achieve corporate objectives. See Pennies and Openwork references as examples.
Education, Qualifications and Affiliations
Fellow (FCIM) and Diploma in Marketing (DipM)
Liveryman, The Worshipful Company of Marketors
Interests Outside Work
Play rhythm guitar for a local band (occasionally allowed to write songs)
Ride my mountain bike around the Surrey Hills