Senior Sales and Marketing Director - Automotive

  • Automotive Headhunters
  • £80,000 to £90,000
  • North East
  • Permanent
  • Full-time

An excellent opportunity for an ambitious and experienced Sales and Marketing individual has arisen for our client who are a leading brand in the automotive industry. They are expanding their Sales and Marketing teams but are bringing them together under a single Directorship for the first time. Our client has ambitious growth plans but acknowledge the current challenging market conditions so require a determined individual who has consistently delivered on targets.

The successful candidate will be a proven team leader and self-motivator, with a track record of exceeding sales targets and delivering strong returns on investment. The role will report to the Managing Director and have responsibility for a marketing team of 5 and a European sales team of 12.

The right calibre candidate will preferably have experience of both marketing and sales, with a background in the automotive industry being desirable. Excellent commercial awareness is essential, as the role will be managing a substantial budget that will require effective management and reporting back into the board. Examples of having improved the return on investment for a company would be advantageous as well as having implemented successful re-structures in the past. Development of a strategic sales and marketing plan will also be required, coupled with overseeing the successful implementation of the plan.

The successful candidate will be an ambitious individual who enjoys a new challenge and wants to play an integral part in making a successful company even more successful.





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