Chief Marketing Officer Job Description

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Main Responsibilities of Chief Marketing Officer:

  • Define marketing strategies for supporting the overall objectives and strategies of the company
  • Liaise with various departments for maintaining a consolidated approach to customer service and distribution while also meeting market demands
  • Identify market trends and directing the company’s market research efforts

Job brief

We are hiring a qualified Chief Marketing Officer for overseeing our company’s marketing operations and also developing our marketing vision and strategy.
What does a Chief Marketing Officer do?
A Chief Marketing Officer manages and directs the team of marketing professionals for ensuring the success of the marketing efforts of a company. The ultimate goal is to ensure that the company’s marketing strategies outperform its competition.
In order to succeed in this role, you must have experience in developing marketing strategies along with a passion for marketing. In addition to that, you must also have a sharp business acumen as well as the ability to execute complex marketing operations. So, if you like to work in a fast-paced environment and qualify the following requirements, we would like to hear from you.

Responsibilities

  • Defining marketing strategies for supporting the overall objectives and strategies of the company
  • Liaising with various departments for maintaining a consolidated approach to customer service and distribution while also meeting market demands
  • Identifying the market trends and directing the company’s market research efforts
  • Building an efficient team for marketing operations
  • Creating a network of company’s strategic partners
  • Designing and coordinating promotional campaigns, public relations and other similar efforts across various channels (e.g. press, digital media, etc.)
  • Planning and organizing marketing functions/operations (e.g. product development, communications, branding, etc.), while also ensuring their compliance with company’s “voice”
  • Developing feasible marketing plans and also overseeing their implementation on a regular basis

Requirements

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Mass Communication, Journalism or a relevant field
  • Prior experience as a Chief Marketing Officer
  • Proven experience in developing successful marketing strategies and plans (e.g. product promotion, branding etc.)
  • Experience of working with MS Office and CRM software
  • Experience with a content management systems (e.g. WordPress)
  • Sound knowledge of data analyses and market research methods
  • Ability to use marketing techniques for digital channels (e.g. social media) and also for non-digital channels (e.g. press)
  • Understanding of other business disciplines, especially Finance and IT
  • Exceptional leadership qualities
  • Proficiency in English
  • Strong verbal as well as written communication skills
  • Exceptional management and organizational skills
  • A keen eye for details
  • An analytical mind with a problem-solving attitude