Head of Marketing

  • Location
    City of London, London
  • Contract Type
  • Posted
  • Start Date
  • Industry
    Media, Public Sector/Government/Regulatory
  • Salary
    Excellent benefits + hybrid working
  • Expiry Date

Head of Marketing





Are you a strategic head of marketing professional with a passion for driving operational excellence and generating high-quality leads?

Are you looking for a head of marketing opportunity to join a leading global publishing company?

If so, we have a great opportunity for you to become the head of marketing with one of the world’s largest publishing organisations.

Our client is dedicated to advancing discovery and knowledge across a wide range of disciplines. Their portfolio includes renowned brands, delivering high-quality content, innovative technology solutions and professional services.

As the head of marketing, covering operations & lead generation, you will play a pivotal role in shaping and executing the marketing strategies that support their global business objectives and drive growth in their various product lines and markets.

Benefits to you:

  • Competitive salary
  • Full-time, permanent contract.
  • Extensive benefits package
  • Hybrid working
  • London or Warsaw office locations available.
  • Flexible working
  • Fantastic company culture
  • Collaborative and intellectually stimulating work environment.
  • You will have the opportunity to contribute to the global dissemination of knowledge and play a significant role in shaping the future of research communication.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute comprehensive marketing strategies to generate high-quality leads and achieve lead generation targets across multiple product lines and markets.
  • Oversee all marketing operations, including campaign planning, budget allocation, resource management, and performance analysis.
  • Collaborate with the marketing team to create and execute integrated marketing campaigns across various channels, including digital marketing, email marketing, content marketing, social media, and events.
  • Lead and inspire a team of marketing professionals, providing guidance, coaching, and fostering a culture of innovation and continuous improvement.
  • Optimise lead generation processes and systems to maximize efficiency and ROI, leveraging marketing automation and CRM platforms.
  • Monitor and analyse marketing performance metrics to identify trends, insights, and areas for improvement, and make data-driven decisions to enhance marketing effectiveness.
  • Foster strong collaboration with cross-functional teams, such as sales, product, and customer success, to ensure alignment and drive customer acquisition and retention strategies.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices, and champion innovation and experimentation to drive marketing excellence.


  • Experience in marketing operations and lead generation, preferably within the publishing, scientific, or academic industry.
  • Proven track record of successfully developing and executing lead generation strategies and achieving measurable results in a global and complex organisation.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret complex data sets and translate them into actionable insights and recommendations.
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills, with a demonstrated ability to inspire and develop high-performing marketing teams.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with stakeholders at all levels of the organisation.
  • Results-oriented mindset with a focus on continuous improvement, innovation, and achieving business objectives.

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please click apply or submit your CV to andyirvine@cartermurray.com .

Due to a high volume of applications received, if you haven’t heard back within 7 days please call 02073322474.

The SR Group (UK) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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