Director of Marketing Europe (m/f/d) bei Simon Kucher & Partners Strategy & Marketing Consultants GmbH in 53113 Bonn
Director of Marketing Europe (m/f/d)
Director of Marketing Europe (m/f/d) – Bonn or Cologne
As Director of Marketing Europe you will be responsible for leading the firm’s marketing efforts across Europe and will be a member of the marketing leadership team reporting to the CMO.
You will be recognised as a trusted expert and advisor to senior leadership and partners on all aspects of marketing. You will have a proven track record in developing creative marketing ideas and championing their executions across all touchpoints.
You will partner with colleagues across the wider marketing team to deliver high impact and innovative programs that balance a global approach to create scale with the need to provide tailored execution that is relevant to the local markets.
The marketing team consists of five Centres of Expertise (CoE) with teams dedicated to Campaigns, Digital and Data, Brand Communications and Creative, Corporate Events, Knowledge Management together with three geographic hubs (Europe, Americas and APAC).
What makes us special:
Advance your career with exciting professional opportunities in our thriving company with a startup feel
Add to your experience with our projects that focus on growth, have a positive impact, and truly matter
Voice your unique ideas in a corporate culture defined by our entrepreneurial spirit, openness, and integrity
Feel at home working with our helpful, enthusiastic colleagues who have great team spirit
Broaden your perspective with our extensive training curriculum and learning programs (e.g. LinkedIn Learning)
Speak your mind in our holistic feedback and development processes (e.g. 360-degree feedback)
Satisfy your need for adventure with our opportunities to live and work abroad in one of our 41 offices
Enjoy our benefits, such as daycare allowance, corporate discounts, and wellbeing support (e.g. Headspace)
Unwind in our break areas where you can help yourself to the healthy snacks and beverages provided
See another side of your coworkers at our frequent employee events and highly anticipated World Meeting and Holiday Party
How you will create an impact:
As marketing director you will work with senior leadership to develop and deliver the European Marketing Strategy and Plan to include:
Development and execution of the regional marketing strategy, integrated marketing programs, campaigns, and budget to align to regional and firm priorities
Working with your colleagues within the wider Simon-Kucher & Partners marketing team to deliver global Sector and Corporate campaigns, ensuring adequate support and local activation
For both, to drive measurable outcomes in terms of reputation, relationships and revenue
Sharing best practice and initiatives with the broader marketing team that have potential beyond Europe
You will create, mentor and coach the European marketing team to maximize the entire marketing mix (digital, social, campaigns, events, marketing operations, communications, PR and brand) and represent marketing programs and needs with different partners and supporting functions becoming a trusted advisor
Leadership of regional public relations strategy and programs including oversight of PR agencies and freelancers working with local offices in Europe will be within your responsibility
You will lead development and execution of regional digital marketing strategy and programs and oversight of regional/country websites, in collaboration with global CoE
You will ensure compliance to Simon-Kucher & Partners brand guidelines including messaging and creative
Optimization of marketing programs including events to ensure that activities are effective, efficient, and demonstrate business impact; communication of progress, impact, and lessons learned to key stakeholders and CoE/other regional colleagues on an ongoing basis
University degree + 10 years of progressive marketing experience
Experience should include a minimum of 5 years leading geographically diverse teams and managing a wide array of marketing disciplines including: communications, events, digital and go to market campaigns
You have significant experience of successfully driving European marketing for a professional services firm and be proficient within the different tactics to reach and attract our target audiences
You must work strategically but be pragmatic, willing to get stuck in and support your team in day to day delivery
Drive performance through engaging leadership, creating an entrepreneurial and innovative culture by continually up-skilling the team’s capability and providing clear succession and development plans
Experience of working closely with senior leadership, influencing needed change in a partner-led organization
You are comfortable working in a dynamic, multicultural organization and capable of navigating complex organizations and achieve results with limited resources
German speaker based in Bonn or Cologne preferred, with travel as required
Must be a fluent communicator in English
If youтre interested and youтd like to support our team with your expertise, experience and commitment, we are looking forward to receiving your application. Check out our video.
Simon-Kucher & Partners is a global consulting firm specializing in TopLine Power®, which encompasses strategy, marketing, pricing, and sales. Our work is built on evidence-based, practical strategies for profit improvement via the top line. Simon-Kucher & Partners is regarded as the world’s #1 pricing advisor and thought leader.
Your personal contact: Maria Weiniger Willy-Brandt-Allee 13, 53113 Bonn Tel.: +49 228 9843 0