• Title
    Marketing Lead
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Marketing and Communications
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for a Marketing Lead to join the team on a staff basis in Glasgow.

    The Marketing Lead is responsible for the planning and execution of all elements of Wood’s external marketing communication activities.

    The primary objective of this role is to support the Marketing Manager, to develop and support the implementation of effective marketing programmes and campaigns which are either regionally or service line focused.

    The role holder will mentor the Marketing Advisors and help to deliver regional and service line marketing plans in line with Group strategy.

    The role holder will be accountable for delivering timely, creative, measurable revenue generating campaigns and commercialisations that successfully position Wood.

    Duties Include:

    Support the Marketing Manager by ensuring alignment and consistency with strategy, style and key messages is continually met

    • Lead in the development of on and offline campaigns and materials to reach defined target audiences
    • Work closely with BD and leadership teams to understand service line/regional business plans, in order to develop targeted, revenue generating external engagement activities
    • Provide direction and leadership to the Marketing Advisors to ensure alignment and consistency with strategy, style and messaging
    • Identify the needs, coordinate the production and oversee the distribution of marketing collateral
    • Responsible for the maintaining the upkeep of collateral on the various internal/external platforms e.g. website and knowledge hub
    • Responsible for the preparation and delivery of marketing plans. Maintain and monitor budgets
    • Liaise with communications team to obtain the best placements and visibility for Group
    • Facilitate and coordinate the Group’s participation and engagement at tradeshows, conferences and other client related events to enhance and increase awareness of company solutions
    • Responsible for tracking and evaluating marketing led activities
    • Liaise with proposals teams as required to support successful bids
    • Collaborate with customers and new Group businesses to understand functional/regional marketing objectives, programmes and

    Skills / Qualifications


    • Degree in marketing or related area
    • Knowledge, skills and experience:
    • Strong experience in a marketing or similar role, preferably within the energy industry but not critical

    Personal attributes:

    • Exceptional written and verbal communications skills
    • Good team player with proven management skills
    • Ability to work to deadlines and in high pressure environments
    • Highly creative thinker and problem solver
    • Excellent presenter and persuader
    • Keen eye and attention to detail
    • Highly organised, capable of time and priority management, and ability to work under pressure
    • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to interact with large section of the business

    Ability to:

    • Foster trusted, open and honest relationships within the marketing function. Ability to articulate oneself in business discussions with all stakeholders internally and externally. Enthusiasm, ‘can do’ attitude and energy are must have qualities
    • Connect and establish effective, cross-cultural working relationships with all levels of the organisation and externally
    • Consistently model and lead on Wood shared values
    • Energy and compassion
    • Balance humility and self confidence
    • Anticipate the environment, be forward thinking and able to see the ‘big picture’
    • Creative in the achievement of stretching objectives; does not accept failure easily

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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