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A508 - Marketing Communications Specialist - UK Based

De Lacy Executive seeks a Marketing Communications Specialist for a leading animal health/nutrition business.

De Lacy Executive seeks a Marketing Communications Specialist for a leading animal health/nutrition business. This is a great opportunity for an individual to further strengthen and improve the UK and EMEA marcom team.

The successful candidate will be responsible for co-developing the regional Marketing Communication plan, maintaining and implementing the activities and managing them across the UK.

You will play a vital part of creating one EMEA marcom community, ensuring uniformity in building brand equity and effectively positioning our client as a supplier of choice to their customers.

The role requires some international travel (15 to 20% of the time) and provides the opportunity to work in an international setting. You will benefit from the on-going support and learning experiences provided by the EMEA marketing team and relevant marketing courses.

Location flexible within the UK

The Role:

Responsible for developing, improving and maintaining existing marcom tools e.g. regional website, E-newsletter, local press communication/PR etc.

Actively look for new possibilities to improve our clients connection with end users and distributors in order to improve marketing activities and relevance to the customer.

Develop and execute the marketing communication plan and activity year calendar in close collaboration with the UK senior technical and commercial managers.

Responsible for the marcom budget for the region, including deployment of central measures to monitor effectiveness of the activities (KPIs).

Organisation of local/regional events, ie exhibitions, fairs and seminars.

Support and/or lead marketing communication projects

Candidate Requirements:

Bachelors degree (or equivalent) in marketing communications or proven commercial background with relevant marketing experience.

Proven experience in marketing communications, preferably in an international environment. Experience gained in the agricultural/animal health/animal feed sector would be a distinct advantage.

Experienced with marcom tools and building marketing communications plans.

Excellent communicator with the ability to communicate at all levels

Creative and able to come up with own ideas to promote and communicate about brand, products and solutions.

Strong presentation skills.

Highly organised with good attention to detail.

A strong drive to deliver high quality results on time.


A competitive salary and benefits are on offer to the successful candidate.

The Next Step: To apply for this new career opportunity please e-mail your CV and covering letter (preferably in Word) to and for more information please call Amanda Latham on Office: 01885 483440, DDI: 01885 485524 or Mobile: 07730 218934

Please be assured that all contact will be treated in complete confidence.

Thank you.

De Lacy Executive recruits within the agri-business food supply chain and is an Approved member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which oversees recruitment practice. It is registered and complies with the requirements of the Data Protection Act.

Please note that this advertisement is not a job description and you should satisfy yourself about the full details at interview

This job has now been closed.


  • Added: 6th May 2016
  • Ref: A508
  • Type: Marketing/Events/Communications Manager