Plant Nursery Head of Marketing

Castle Cary, Somerset
29 Aug 2018
20 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Ashridge Nurseries Flexible Hours with a Fun, Online Plant Nursery Head of Marketing

We have a vacancy for a part-time, permanent role for a head of marketing. This would involve 1-2 days per week as an integral part of a friendly but dispersed team.

Working hours are extremely flexible and can be from home as well as in our offices in Castle Cary so the position is as suitable for a parent with young children as it is for someone who is semi-retired.

Earnings will be very competitive indeed. You and your team will be responsible for developing planning and executing all marketing and social media strategies for the company.

Duties and/or responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • All digital marketing including Social, SEO and SEM.
  • Writing, proof-reading and copy editing for e-communications.
  • Liaising with and briefing professionals such as designers and printers.
  • Responsibility for the customer database.
  • Managing marketing and campaign budgets and assessing ROI.
  • The research and analysis of market trends & campaigns.
  • Competitor analysis
  • Production of case-studies and videos.
  • Working with the MD.


  • Several years’ experience in a senior marketing role
  • B2C marketing and eCommerce
  • Experience of copyright patents and logos
  • Good time management and prioritising skills
  • Understanding Amazon and eBay as channels to market
  • Google Adwords and Google Analytics A real interest in gardening would be desirable

This job description is not exhaustive and is subject to amendment in line with the needs of the business.