Deputy Director - GREAT Campaign

London (Greater)
Competitive Salary
06 Apr 2020
04 May 2020
Business Type
Brand / In-house
Contract Type

Established three and a half years ago the Department for International Trade (DIT) has responsibility for promoting British trade and investment around the world, as well as coordinating and delivering a new trade policy for the UK outside the EU. Trade and investment have been central to the success of the UK economy and will be even more so in the future. The GREAT campaign is the UK Government’s largest single campaign, promoting the UK to the rest of the world. It showcases the amazing assets of our country and is live in 144 countries worldwide.

Having appointed Dan Ramsay as Director for the GREAT Campaign earlier this year, we are now looking for an outstanding individual to join as Deputy Director, who will own the brand strategy for the GREAT Campaign, deliver iconic campaigns, and ensure that the campaign successfully sells itself to the world. Working closely with Dan you will be responsible for establishing amazing relationships with our key partners, from the Red Arrows to Aston Martin, from Burberry to Wimbledon. The Deputy Director will manage a team of 12 people, owning a multi-million pound budget.

An inclusive and progressive leader able to turn big dreams into reality, you will bring experience in leading partnership activity and improving brand identity. With significant people leadership experience gained in a marketing environment, you will have the ability to build strong and lasting relationships with a diverse range of senior stakeholders. The ideal candidate will be someone who has a keen eye for creativity and flair in coming up with new and innovative ideas.

Saxton Bampfylde Ltd is acting as an employment agency advisor to the Department for International Trade on this appointment. If you are interested in finding out more, including details about how to apply, please visit using reference OAGATB. Applications should be received by 12 noon on Monday 4 May 2020.

DIT is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and want our workforce to reflect the communities that we serve. We are also committed to the employment and career development of disabled people.