Brand Manager - Insight, Brand & Communication
We are looking for a Brand Manager to join our new FinTech company in the mortgage space created as a joint venture between Blenheim Chalcot (BC), the UK's leading venture builder and a FTSE250 financial services business.Founded in 1998, Blenheim Chalcot specialises in building digital businesses that transform industries. Its portfolio of companies has sales of over GBP300m, more than 3,000 employees, and a successful track record of building over 40 companies across financial services, IT services and outsourcing, education, software, sport and media.Blenheim Chalcot has pioneered FinTech innovation in personal finance, consumer and B2B lending and payments with businesses such as Clearscore, Salary Finance, Liberis and Modulr and is now turning its attention to mortgages, building a business that will transform the industry for the better.We believe that the combination of Blenheim Chalcot's venture building expertise, the deep sector knowledge and market access of a FTSE 250 financial services business and the significant funding we have raised will allow us to scale rapidly and have a big impact on an exciting industry.Our growing team is led by Dan Cobley, former MD of Google UK and brings together world class designers, developers, data scientists, financial services experts and business builders.SkillsMarketing, Communication, Analytical, Customer Research, Brand ManagemementSectorsQuestionsAre you legally able to work in the UK?, Tell us about the skills and experience you can bring to this role?About the Position and Key ResponsibilitiesReporting into the Head of Marketing, this role is perfect for an ambitious, smart, diligent and scrappy person to be our customer champion. As we're a start-up, this work will directly influence everything that we do - the product we build, the people we target and how we communicate with them. Although the role focusses on Insight & Communication you will be expected to flex to work where the needs are greatest and so it's a great role for an all-round marketer who wants to learn quickly and accelerate their career.KEY RESPONSIBILITIESEnsuring that the customer is at the heart of everything we do by developing an in-depth understanding of who they are and how they act.Understanding what customer research and testing is needed, putting those tests in place and being able to analyse and communicate the results.Understanding the brand strategy then executing against it and ensuring that all communications from all people are in line with the brand.The communication strategy, messages and plan that will launch the brand in the right way, to the right people and get the most attention.Professional and Personal RequirementsYou have 3+ years' experience of brand management, ideally working in fast-paced digital businesses.You can demonstrate how you've grown the brand(s) you've worked on and delivered tangible resultsYou are comfortable being part of a new role in a new business with a lot of ambiguity and you have a high level of initiative and a clear focus on delivering resultsYou have an excellent combination of creative and analytical skills. The ability to analyse data sets and use numbers to make recommendations, but also to assess brilliant creative work.You're highly organised and can work on multiple projects and take on multiple responsibilities at the same time and keep on deliveringYou have a broad range of marketing skills and haven't yet specialised in any one area. You don't mind putting your mind to new things and learning quickly in order to get the job done. You have a keen analytical mindset and enjoy getting stuck into the detail of data and seeing patterns where others don'tYou have proven project management skills with a focus on getting things done and you're able to keep everything and everyone on trackYou're able to simplify the complex and generate precise insights then communicate them clearly to othersYou have the confidence to speak up and challenge people's thinking and use data and the customer to make your points.You're able to bring your personality and unique contribution to everything you're involved in and you make sure that your thoughts are heard by the team.You enjoy working in a small and growing team and prefer dealing with people face to face rather than email.Career DevelopmentA career at a Blenheim Chalcot isn't like any other career. You'll be joining a network of people working together to make a difference in their industries. Venture building is challenging: it's fast-paced, fluid and there's nowhere to hide. So we expect a lot from our people. In return we give them the opportunity to make a real impact and take a leading role in growing our ventures. We're proud of the community of brilliant people we're building; we believe it's our strongest asset. If you want to be part of it and are up for the challenge, we'd love to hear from you.Our CultureOur culture is inclusive, modern, friendly, smart and innovative - we seek to employ bright, positive thinking self-starters with a can-do attitude. Our people enjoy challenging themselves to be the best at what they do - if that sounds like you, you'll fit right in!Our London team is located in One Hammersmith Broadway, a modern, five-storey building which hosts a hotbed of innovation-focused, high-growth companies - all backed by the Blenheim Chalcot group, leading active investors with annual sales of over GBP300M.