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Head of Marketing Operations – FlightGlobal – Portland

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Head of Marketing Operations – FlightGlobal – Portland



Working at FlightGlobal is exciting, vibrant and not without its share of challenges. We have a can-do culture and, having doubled in size in the last three years, it’s a fast-moving business with big ambitions. You need to be solutions orientated with a positive approach to life and work.
We’ve been in the aviation industry for over 100 years. Yet we operate as a dynamic young company always looking to lead and guide the industry. We have four broad areas of focus, Aerospace & Finance, Airline Commercial Planning, Traveler Services and Aviation News. We are number 1 in all our sectors of operation and deeply respected in the industry.

Reporting to the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), the Head of Marketing Operations will provide leadership and tasked to direct and oversee business services including analyses of cost and operations to determine progress toward goals and objectives. Additionally, this role will oversee marketing operations, business planning and budget development while providing efficient use of resources.


• Provides advice & consultation to the CMO using marketing performance data.
• Ensure the frameworks, processes, checkpoints and channels are in place to support the marketing objectives.
• Investigates and provides guidance and direction on the use of latest marketing technology.
• Manages technologies, partners and channels to deliver the global customer value.
• Manages Marketing operating model streams, communicates progress & blockers.
• Recommends resources and channel allocations through insight; implement testing to optimise performance.
• Ensures marketing measurement and executive reporting is impactful and drives revenue and profit growth. Focus on return on investment for each channel, geography, campaign, and overall.
• Build and manage customer satisfaction and brand perception research that deliver Portfolio & Communication objectives.
• Research, introduce and drive adoption of the latest marketing techniques and thinking to achieve scale, reach and impact.
• Leads data strategy development and infrastructure deployment, incl. technology ownership.
• Delivers effective change management and communications for technology implementation, data policy and process re-engineering within marketing.

Skills & behaviors:


• Program management experience
• Deep knowledge of B2B marketing techniques and technologies
• Deep knowledge of all inbound and outbound B2B marketing channels
• Leadership and change management
• Excellent communication and presentation skills
• Goal-orientated
• Reporting and forecasting skills
• Ability to translate business objectives into marketing goals and measurements
• Ability to translate business objectives into operational requirements
• Ability to translate quantitative data into actionable recommendations
• Able to demonstrate impact
• People and stakeholder management, including the ability to build teams and work with diverse skill sets (from technical to strategic resources)
• Analytical thinker with a natural curiosity and ability to map strategy to tactics
• Desire to see marketing work more smoothly and efficiently
• Able to solve problems/meet goals in creative ways with limited resources
• Able to identify and use resources outside direct reporting structure


Key success measures:


• Impact of marketing activities on revenue
• Effective forecast of pipeline and closed deals
• Effective reporting and analysis to support decision making
• ROI on marketing investment
• Channel effectiveness
• Market reach and engagement
• Customer retention rates
• Sales feedback
• NPS and customer satisfaction levels




• BA/BS or equivalent.
• Demonstrable years of experience in the area of modern Marketing.
• Leadership experience with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
• Expert in end-to-end inbound marketing, including automation, platform integration, customer data flow, and a proven track record of building one cohesive infrastructure
• Can apply lifecycle stage optimization tactics to different business needs and tech limitations.
• As owner of the marketing funnel, you must know what makes it generate customers.
• You must be analytical and able to extract meaning from data and use this to optimize a team’s approach and a company’s forecast.
• Past experience with email marketing, lead nurturing, marketing automation, and/or web analytics.
• Ideal candidate would have experience working in the travel/airline/aerospace sector.


About Reed Business Information


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RBI is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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RBI General Benefits Package

- 401k match of 5%
- 18 Days Holiday
- Paid Charity Days – 2 days per year
- Benefits start the upon hire date
- Excellent OTE & Competitive Salaries





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