At Capital One, we’re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.
Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.
Advertising & Media Manager
We’re looking for a creative, media savvy and results focused marketer to join Capital One’s UK Brand Marketing Team. Reporting to the Brand Director, you’ll lead your talented team to bring the Capital One brand promise to life; working with award-winning agency partners and internal teams alike to develop and deliver the brand creative and media strategy that will supercharge the Capital One brand and our unique products that help people succeed with credit.
What you’ll do
Work with the Brand Director and Brand team to develop the overall brand strategy; evolving and maintaining the brand purpose, architecture and positioning
Take responsibility for all mass media advertising to drive awareness of the brand, leveraging our innovative products and services to grow consideration
Define both media and creative strategy for all advertising and manage end-to-end campaign process from agency briefing to campaign analysis
Manage stakeholders and ensure buy in to the brand and advertising strategy
Manage £10M+ marketing budget, effectively allocating agreed budget by channel and constantly seeking to optimise spend to successfully deliver brand objectives
Ensuring consistent image and tone of voice across all customer touch points
Work in partnership with the insights team to ensure effective and robust means of tracking brand health and measuring advertising campaigns
Own the process used to deliver our brand communications to market, mitigating risk and ensuring legal compliance
Manage the relationships with our award winning third party agencies
Manage and develop your team to support the delivery of the brand plan
We expect to see
Experience of leading brand and advertising strategy. We’d love for you to have developed your skills within the FMCG sector; and it’s even better if you’ve already gained cross-industry experience.
Experience in managing multi-million-pound media budgets
Experience managing agency relationships - both creative and media
Line management experience - coaching/developing a team
Exceptional communication/interpersonal skills. Ability to clearly articulate ideas and offer unique solutions to challenges, both verbally and visually
Effective stakeholder management enabling buy in from senior leaders
Strong analytical skills and ability to use data for insights to shape our approach combined with creative flair
Experience of successful cross functional working - building strong relationships both internally and externally
Extensive, demonstrable experience building successful consumer brands
What’s in it for you
Bring us all this - and you’ll be handsomely rewarded with a highly autonomous role as a key decision maker in an organisation committed to transformation
We offer high performers strong and diverse career progression, investing heavily in developing great leaders through our Capital One University training programmes (and appropriate external providers)
Capital One is committed to diversity in the workplace.
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