HAYS-2 Dorset, UK
Oct 13, 2018
Full time
Location: Flexible across McCarthy & Stone's Head Office (Bournemouth) and network of Regional Offices About the role Hays Marketing is delighted to be partnering with McCarthy & Stone, the UK's leading retirement builder. Having achieved 5 star status thirteen years' in a row - a status that is only awarded when more than nine out of ten customers say they would recommend a company to a friend - they are more than just a house builder. McCarthy & Stone know their products are not just about offering good quality, but about providing a new way of life; over the past 40 years they have built more than 51,000 apartments across the UK and their brand aims to stand for that lifestyle they provide to their residents; offering support, independence, and luxury. In line with the new company strategy announced by McCarthy & Stone last month it is crucial that the brand's values and products are seen in the market for their positive impact on people's lives, and we are partnering with McCarthy to offer the exciting opportunity for an talented Marketing Director to drive brand value and recognition. In this job you will play a significant role in building the strategy for both National and Regional Marketing, playing a pivotal role in the repositioning of the business around their lifestyle offering. You will be responsible for the management of all marketing resource across the business, working with your direct reports to build compatibility in their teams; leading the function nationally and regionally to execute strong marketing performances and brand-building campaigns that deliver McCarthy's key philosophy - as well as future opportunities. You will be at the centre of building the future of the company and communicating the very real difference the brand makes to people's lives. To succeed you will be a strategic visionary - capable of generating ideas and organising a strategy that will achieve its goals. You will be an influencer in the company, building relationships at all levels, motivating your teams, and getting the best out of people. You will be financially responsible for budgets and spend, and commercially responsible for marketing campaign best practice, performance metrics, and brand development. This position is about creating the strategy and engaging both your teams and your audience to truly communicate the lifestyle offering that McCarthy has delivered for 40 years. For further information please contact our retained consultant Rachel Buchanan on or visit our dedicated recruitment microsite: hays.co.uk/jobs/mccarthy-stone
HAYS-2 Benfleet, South Benfleet, Benfleet SS7 1LH, UK
Oct 12, 2018
Full time
The Council lies in the centre of South Essex, an area recognised by successive Governments for its potential to grow and prosper. With excellent links to London and to the rest of Essex, a wealth of high quality environmental designations and an interesting and diverse range of planning challenges, the Council now has a unique opportunity to create new planning policy following the withdrawal of its recent plan. The Council wants to move forward with new policy approaches to strategic and local planning issues where possible in collaboration with its neighbouring planning authorities and other "duty to co-operate" bodies. The Head of Place & Policy(Strategic Planning, Sustainable Development, Regeneration & Enterprise) post holder would lead the team on strategic planning policy matters and provide effective engagement in strategic planning work fulfilling the "duty to co-operate". An important component of the work of the post holder will be to liaise with peers at neighbouring local authorities to continue to develop a joint approach to strategic planning in South Essex, delivering a key part of the South Essex 2050 Vision through the Joint Strategic Plan for South Essex. The Council also has a well-established Regeneration Partnership, comprising local and regional agencies who meet on a monthly basis to take forward regeneration initiatives in the Borough. This post is available on a permanent basis in order to deal with an increasing variety and complexity of strategic and local planning policy work. It would suit anyone seeking to further their career at a senior level, leading with all aspects of planning policy in a local and sub-regional context. We are seeking a highly motivated and determined individual to drive forward our Planning and Enterprise agenda and to help us deliver our place shaping and development ambitions for the borough. Experience of working in a local authority planning policy team is essential, as is a relevant qualification(s); you will need to be a forward thinking, inspiring Planning professional who can display their technical knowledge with credibility in a political environment. It is essential that the post holder is able to gain access to all parts of the area efficiently and so a full UK driving licence and access to a car will be required. An appropriate car user payment will be made. In return the Council is offering a generous annual salary of £70,098 - £74,726 (includes market supplement) per annum, plus an excellent Local Government Pension Scheme. Castle Point Borough Council also promote flexible working and working from home. In addition this this you will also be entitled to free onsite parking, free Leisure Centre membership and an attractive benefits package. For more information please visit hays.co.uk/jobs/castle-point-bc or for an informal discussion regarding this role, please contact Dale Irving, Senior Recruitment Consultant at Hays Construction & Property who is the retained consultant working in partnership with Castle Point Borough Council or alternatively click apply now with your up to date CV. The Council is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults and we expect all our employees to share this commitment. Castle Point Borough Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer.