Working as the Head of Marketing for a company is a top rated and exciting role in the Marketing and Advertising sector. Working in the Marketing industry in Glasgow is also an appealing idea due to its up-and-coming global status, meaning there is a lot of room for innovation and progression.
To succeed in a Head of Marketing role you must be a an excellent leader and communicator in order to lead your team, as well as interact with external clients and senior colleagues in the company and brand. Prioritising tasks, and having good organisational skills to keep on top of multiple tasks are also vital skills needed in the role, as is the ability to adapt to market trends and media knowledge quickly and professionally. Given the large amount of responsibility, this role also requires people who thrive and produce results under pressure and under often difficult conditions.
As the Head of Marketing in Glasgow, you can expect to earn around the UK average of £68,000 per year but there is often room for growth, particularly in emerging Media markets like in Glasgow.
Being a senior position, people in Head of Marketing roles are expected to have amassed a lot of experience in managing a variety of people and leading large-scale marketing campaigns. Head of Marketing positions are also available in Manchester and London. Head of Marketing positions are needed in almost all industries as the skills are covetable and transferable so the role is valuable and vital to most companies and businesses.