Head of Marketing

Dalcour Maclaren
Bicester, United Kingdom

Dalcour Maclaren is an innovative and highly dynamic multi-disciplinary consultancy working on a huge range of exciting and diverse projects for a growing client base within Utilities and Infrastructure – think HS2, Offshore wind farms and Nuclear Energy! We are immensely proud to be working on some of the largest infrastructure projects taking place across the UK (and beyond!) which are instrumental in shaping the future of our planet. If you want to play your part in helping the earth become more sustainable, and to reach NetZero by 2050, you would be making the right choice by joining the team here at Dalcour Maclaren.

We are looking for a Head of Marketing to develop and execute a Marketing and Brand strategy to support our ambitious growth and establish us as a stand-out employer and market leader. You'll create targeted campaigns to generate demand among existing and potential clients where success lies in effective partnering with Business Development leads to ensure intelligent, informed targeting within the businesses and organisations that we are best suited to work with to ensure that we are at the forefront of people’s minds when opportunities arise. This role will best suit a Marketing professional who is happy to be ‘hands on’. The ideal candidate will come from a fast-growing organisation where no two days are the same! You will have considerable B2B marketing experience, preferably in professional services and ideally in a similar consultancy business.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute an effective marketing plan to increase brand awareness, engagement, and revenue growth.

  • Collaborate with Business Development Leads to enhance account-based marketing capabilities.

  • Maintain regular marketing contact with existing and potential clients.

  • Identify and target active workstreams within our core industry sectors (Utilities and Infrastructure).

  • Manage a team, providing guidance and supporting development opportunities.

  • Oversee the marketing budget to achieve departmental goals.

  • Monitor and improve marketing performance using data and analytics.

  • Execute campaign plans across multiple channels using the right technology.

  • Focus on demand generation within strategic accounts through ABM initiatives.

  • Ensure adherence to brand guidelines and manage marketing collateral development.

  • Optimise digital marketing channels including email, SEO/SEM, and content marketing.

  • Participate in management meetings and share best practices.

  • Support senior management in building their profiles as industry thought leaders.

  • Report on performance and align marketing objectives with sales KPIs.

  • Stay informed about market trends and share insights internally.

Key Skills & Experience:

  • Minimum 5+ years’ experience in strategic B2B marketing, preferably in professional services and ideally in a similar consultancy business (or similar industry space) is necessary.

  • Proven track record in impacting pipeline growth.

  • Experience and understanding of ABM process.

  • Excellent communication skills including developing and adapting written sales and marketing copy.

  • Strong project management skills, with the ability to multi-task and prioritise activities and campaigns.

  • Database management with CRM experience.

  • Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).

  • Understanding of both inbound and outbound strategies and the digital platforms that can deliver them.

  • Experience in managing and optimising digital marketing channels, such as email marketing, SEO/SEM, digital advertising, and content marketing.

  • Strong team player with the ability to build effective relationships quickly.

  • Energetic, enthusiastic and creative, with an eye for design.

  • Ability to take the initiative with a strong sense of ownership and accountability for success. 

Why Dalcour Maclaren? What makes us different?!

Really and truly, it’s our people and our culture. We are ‘One Team’, and this is the lifeblood of our organisation. We champion new ideas and are fully committed to Corporate Social Responsibility, and our Diversity & Inclusion. Our winning formula for success is investing in the fantastic people within our team to deliver an unparalleled and unique service to our clients. If you are looking to work for a growing organisation who are not afraid to be brave, bold, and push the boundaries to challenge the ‘norm’, then a career with DM should be the one for you!


  • Annual performance bonus scheme
  • 25 days annual leave plus 1 day to celebrate your birthday
  • Vitality Health Membership (including Private healthcare, subsidised gym membership and other discounts)
  • Flexible working through our ‘Flexible Advantage’ supporting working families & your work/life balance
  • Pension Scheme via The Peoples Pension
  • Life insurance (4x Base Salary)
  • Free on-site parking in non-city centre offices
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • 26 Weeks paid Maternity Leave
  • 2 Weeks paid Paternity Leave
  • BHN Extras – provides discounted gift cards for hundreds of popular retailers
  • Electric Vehicle Salary Sacrifice Scheme (provided by Octopus Electric Vehicles) effective at 1 years’ service
  • Sabbatical Policy effective at 3 years’ service
  • Professional development – paid study leave
  • Military service paid leave (7.5 days per year)
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) plus wider Mental Health & Wellbeing support
  • 2 x Company-wide events every year, in addition to multiple office socials throughout the year

Dalcour Maclaren is an equal opportunities employer.

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