Digital Communications Manager

Job Title: Digital Communications Manager Contract Type: Contract
Location: Stockport Industry: Marketing
Salary: £32k - 35k per year + bonus Start Date: Not specified
REF: 48296 Job Published: about 1 month ago

job description

Pitch have exclusively partnered with a market leading global client in Manchester who are looking for a Digital Communications Manager to join the team to cover maternity on a 12-15 month contract. My client are a specialist in their field and are recognised across the globe.
Ideally you will be experienced within a similar role. Experience working within the agricultural sector is desirable but the client will consider applicants from different markets. 
Responsibilities include:
  • Developing and implementing an overarching online & social media communications strategy to help the division meet its wider business, brand and product objectives.
  • You will bring together and manage numerous online projects (in the region and beyond) to develop a clear integrated approach.
  • As the intermediary between Marketing and suppliers you ensure a seamless project management.
  • Researching and championing online communications best practice including the introduction of the latest tools and proven tactics, ensuring these are aligned with the businesses objectives and product goals.
  • Share knowledge and educate the internal team to implement and measure the success of tools and tactics, and demonstrate return on assets.
  • Guide the campaign/product managers, providing consultancy and practical support in implementing online communications strategies and tactics.
The person:

You are graduated to degree level education or hold an equivalent marketing/communications professional qualification.
  • Experience in a communications role either in-house or agency side. You could be a corporate marketer or working in PR with progressive clients and a digital communications specialism.
  • A proven track record for developing and delivering both online/social media strategies and campaigns for product support.
  • A strong technical understanding of web platforms/applications, CMS systems and marketing automation.
  • Experienced in the development and implementation of complex online projects.
  • Experience of SEO, PPC, Social and UX is highly desired.
If you're an experienced and customer orientated communicator, who understands how to design and develop online communications campaigns that deliver on customer outcomes using digital channels in time and within budget, then I would like to hear from you.
For more information on this role, please reach out to Steve Smaylen via email (


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