Do your current marketing efforts deliver the results you need? I help businesses make the change necessary to encourage growth using a proven strategic approach to define, create and deliver your marketing strategy and marketing communications plan.
P/T MARKETING DIRECTOR
Board level support as a Part-time Marketing Director helping provide important direction by creating and driving your marketing strategy and tactical marketing plans and a key support to your in-house and agency marketing teams. Available by the day.
As a Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) Mentor and qualified trainer I provide a number of cost effective ways to get the most from your people through on the job support or marketing workshops. I also run brand workshops to create new brands and renew older ones.
As a Strategic Marketing Consultant I help businesses with support to create strategy, tactical plans, propositions, branding, product launches and event planning. I can also support the C-Suite with strategic advice as required on a retained or day by day basis..
I can support the delivery of short to long term projects covering brand development, propositions, planning, ecommerce, website development and go-to-market planning and delivery.
I can help with the creation of an exciting content marketing strategy to support your business goals or can support you as an experienced content writer helping to create articles, press releases and video scripts.
VIRTUAL MARKETING SUPPORT
As a virtual marketing support I can provide help via Skype or over the phone on a retained or day-by-day basis. It's a cost effective and quick way to provide support to marketing managers, directors and marketing teams from a CIM qualified Fellow.
PR & OUTREACH
The benefits of PR and Outreach for your business can be huge. Telling your business story and bringing your brand to life can reap great benefits, helping improve your website visibility, build trust and help develop new opportunities like partnerships and thought leadership development.
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TACTICAL MARKETING PLANS
Once your marketing strategy is in place its important to develop the tactical marketing plan that will bring it to life and drive results.
Regular daily, weekly and monthly activity across agreed channels will deliver far greater rewards than adopting a scatter gun approach. Get started today.
Digital Marketing can help to develop opportunities for your business regardless of what product or service you sell. Using digital tools like CRM's, Marketing Automation, App's and Ecommerce will drive market share and allow you to start using data to drive future opportunities. When you embrace digital in partnership with strategy and brand you will have a winning marketing process in your business.
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THE FLEXIBILITY YOU NEED
Flexibility is a vital commodity in todays uncertain business climate. As a Strategic Marketing Consultant I am available by the day for short term projects and can be retained to provide support with a cost effective monthly retainer for peace of mind . Find out more below.
I have worked with a diverse number of brands like Regus, Habitat, PC World, BE Offices and Empire Cinemas and have created a number of new brands like Aurora Pro Clean, Velocity Virtual. and Meetingrooms.com. I've also helped many SME's like Sarah Rush Yoga, Shirley Parsons Ltd and Identify Group.
GETTING VALUE FOR MONEY
An effective Strategic Marketing Consultant can provide focus and direction for a business and a marketing team, helping to create the strategy required to get a start-up off the ground or find growth opportunities in an existing business. All with a clear focus on the Return on investment (ROI). .
WHY CHOOSE ME?
There are many benefits that come from working with an experienced and qualified freelancer:
Transparent Costs - No paid holiday or NI charges
Marketing Network - Access to my vast marketing network
Flexibility - Part-time hours to support your requirements
Experience - A CIM qualified senior marketer for one all in fee
Support for your business either on a project basis or retained basis:
Day rate - Billing by the day for total transparency
Monthly retainer - 37 hours per month when you need it
By the Hour - Ask about hourly rates for small projects
Marketing & Business
I have the following marketing qualifications:
Marketing Mentor at The Chartered Institute of Marketing
Fellow of The Chartered Institute of Marketing
Diploma in Digital Marketing - CAM/Chartered Institute of Marketing
Diploma in Social Media Marketing - Business Consort
Diploma in Performance Management - Aubrey Daniels International
Diploma in Creative Writing - Ashford Open Learning
Diploma in Sales and Marketing Training - Ashford Open Learning
I've worked in the following sectors:
Commercial property, events, corporate hospitality, technology services, conferencing and meeting rooms, business services and facilities management.
Cinema, hospitality and events, food service, retail, ecommerce, retail property, technology, education and charity.
"Stephen has a deep understanding of marketing and helped define the business’s marketing strategy and set up a robust marketing communications plan. He helped improve the online ratings from one to three stars in just a few months which helped the turn around of the business tremendously. I would highly recommend Stephen to anyone looking to reorganise their marketing and find new lead opportunities."
Phillip Hilbeck - MD Altitude London
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If you would like to talk about your business requirements and see how I can help you please get in touch by clicking below.