Marketing Manager

Join Reid as our new Marketing Manager

Why Reid?

Reid is a global bicycle brand founded in Australia, with their international head office in the UK. Reid products are distributed in nearly 30 countries worldwide including Canada, USA, UAE, Australia and New Zealand to name a few. We also design and manufacture bikes for several other brands, retail groups and distributors. Our own internal pillars are service, quality and price, and we aim to excel at all three. Our brand belief is that ‘freedom is key’. We make awesome products for every kind of rider: novice to experienced, casual to obsessive, style conscious to technically-minded . We also take an active role in fighting climate change by planting a tree for every product we sell.

You will be joining a successful, growing business, who have grown significantly for the last few years, and have strong forecasts for further growth. We are an equal opportunities workplace with a great mix of passionate people making up our team. We believe in ongoing training and development for our team, and upskill each and every member of staff for personal and professional development.

What are we looking for?

We are looking for an experienced and passionate marketing manager to bring their own ideas to the business, and see their ideas through to fruition. This is a ‘leadershipposition’ within the company, and you will be reporting directly to the Managing Director and be considered a senior member of staff. This is an opportunity for the right candidate to really ‘own the role’ and be responsible for the direction of the brand internationally.

Responsibilities for the Marketing Manager include:

  • Working with our distribution partners around the world to ensure Reid branding and marketing is inline with our brand guidelines
  • Working with product staff and sales staff to ensure new products are communicated to all stakeholders effectively, both internally and externally
  • Managing the website including managing external agencies which support this, with the aim of continued growth in sessions and users
  • Planning Reid’s social media strategy for FB, Instagram, TikTok and Linked In to ensure continued views and followers
  • Managing marketing staff to ensure their ongoing development and learning
  • Work with sales team to develop new market entry plans and / or new product launches in current markets
  • Continual development of our brand guidelines, and ensuring all physical and digital assets internal and external follow this

Skills and experience we are looking for in a Marketing Manager include:

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a Marketing Manager or 5+ years marketing experience
  • Marketing related degree or marketing courses undertaken
  • Fully IT Competent in: Microsoft Office, WordPress, Adobe Suite, Canva, Social platforms, Google Advertising and Analytics
  • Creative flair and drive to grow a brand on the global stage
  • Organisation and reporting skills
  • An understanding of working with people from all different cultures and backgrounds
  • A background in outdoor sports or leisure products preferred

Benefits on offer for the successful candidate include:

  • Competitive base salary depending on experience circa £40,000
  • Generous annual bonus based on business performance
  • Competitive holiday package plus public holidays
  • Flexible working hours in line with company requirements
  • Passionate team environment in an open, light and recently built office in Poole close to local nature reserve – Note this is an office based role, we will not consider remote workers for this role but home working two days per week is permitted.
  • Potential for international travel to attend overseas trade shows

If you feel that you are the right fit for our business, have the skills and experience we are looking for to fulfil all the listed responsibilities and are within commuting distance of our office then please email our Managing Director or apply via our Job Advert on Reed.

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