Head of Marketing - Cafe Pod

Lime Talent Ltd
28 Nov 2016
08 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
We are 'the next big thing'. We're not there yet, but we've quadrupled our distribution in the last 18 months and we need an expert to own and drive our brand towards becoming a household name. We are Caf??Pod and back in 2012 our founders spotted a gap in the market for Nespresso Compatible coffee pods and went for it. To this day the team here at Caf??Pod continue to take on the big boys (Nestle, Starbucks and Jacobs Douwe Egberts) every day. Coffee is our passion and we're the leading challenger brand in the UK coffee market with listings in all of the top 5 grocers with plans for much, much more. We're a team of results-driven 'do-er's. Our business size has doubled every year and we cannot see this slow. Fortunately, our biggest ever multi-million pound marketing budget will be at your disposal from January 2017. The Role??? The Head of Marketing role is an opportunity for you to truly own all aspects of the Marketing mix and help build Caf??Pod into a household name. You already know what a great Head of Marketing needs to do. You'll blend effective data acquisition and analysis, roll your own sleeves up, not just brief another agency and frankly, have an attitude of treating every pound like it's your own. What we need??? We're looking for someone who has strong FMCG marketing experience but it's your passion for brand building and start-ups that really floats your boat. Key requirements are: Consumer goods marketing experience within an SME / start-up business environmentProven track record for delivering activities on time, to budget and with demonstrable resultsThorough understanding of the UK grocery marketBudget management. "Return on Investment" will need to be your mantraAgency managementExcellent verbal & written communication skillsValid EU Passport & full driving licensePeople management experience would also be beneficial as would an appreciation for Good Strong Coffee! Jobs like this don't come up every day, for the right person the Head of Marketing role at Caf??Pod is a career changing opportunity. If you think you've got everything we're looking for, we'd love to hear from you - apply via the link below. All applications are being handled by our retained recruitment partner Lime Talent. Please note that all direct and third party applications will be forwarded to the Lime Talent team. Lime Talent is a recruitment agency specialising in the consumer goods industry. To view a broader selection of our current vacancies go to or call us on . The Lime Talent team always review and process job applications swiftly. However due to the high volume of CVs that we receive online, we regrettably are not always able to respond to every applicant individually. If you've not heard from us within 5 working days, unfortunately on this occasion your application has not been successful. Lime Talent Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.