United Kingdom

Campaigns Director

Are you an experienced leader able to deliver B2B Campaigns?

Main purpose of the role

Common Purpose believes Cultural Intelligence is one of the most important competencies a leader can have. Leaders need Cultural Intelligence to cross boundaries: between sector, specialization, geography, generation, background and belief.

For over 30 years, Common Purpose has brought together diverse groups of leaders to develop cross-boundary leadership skills. In that time, we have developed a powerful method for developing inclusive leaders with Cultural Intelligence. Now we want to take this approach to global organizations so we can help them develop culturally intelligent leaders.

We want someone who can lead this exciting new marketing campaign and make the case for Cultural Intelligence to global organizations. The ideal candidate will be passionate about the power of diversity, the importance of inclusivity and will know to communicate this in a compelling way. They will build a community of buyers and will deliver a multi-faceted campaign that engages audiences across many digital platforms and real-world events.

Position: Campaigns Director

Department/Office: Communications & Marketing Department

Responsible to: Communications & Marketing Director

Salary: Campaigns Director

Physical Location: London                 

Duration: Permanent Full time (5 days per week)

Overall Objectives and Person specification

The main purpose of this role is to make the case for Cultural Intelligence to organizations who want to develop inclusive leaders and create more inclusive cultures. You will engage new and existing clients on our suite of leadership programmes.

Overall Objectives

This role entails, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Build an engaged community of industry professionals
  • Maximise content and marketing opportunities from our industry events
  • Using story-telling and a creative approach to create compelling digital content
  • Work with our design and digital team to create highly effective digital and print marketing materials
  • Develop a multi-faceted communications strategy across email, websites and social media
  • Lead a PR strategy that achieves maximum exposure in industry publications
  • Maintain brand consistency and effectiveness across a multitude of face-to-face and digital touchpoints 
Person specification

Essential qualifications, experience and competences:

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Experience in delivering marketing campaigns (especially campaigns involving events-marketing)
  • Experience creating compelling digital content and marketing materials
  • Experience delivering PR strategies
  • An understanding of Leadership Development and Diversity & Inclusion, and the passion and experience to connect to its themes on a personal level
  • An excellent understanding of brand and how it can be built across multiple touchpoints
  • The ability to seek out and create strong relationships with clients and contributors
  • Meticulous attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to plan, prioritise and deliver competing tasks to deadlines, under pressure
  • Experience of establishing strong working relationships with colleagues from different functions, cultures and levels
  • An understanding of and commitment to Common Purpose’s mission, values and behaviours
  • Being passionate about and sharing our mission to create a world that is more inclusive
  • Strong networking skills, being able to convince senior leaders to volunteer their time
  • Being thoughtful and empathetic so they can bring themes around Diversity and Inclusion to life
  • An understanding of how a well-designed event can be a powerful way of building brand and creating new opportunities
  • Creativity, constantly bringing new ideas to the table
  • Meticulous attention to detail, being a stickler for quality and accuracy
  • Experience of establishing strong relationships and having a genuine interest in people
  • Experience of proactively identifying and addressing issues, being a self-starter who is driven and motivated
  • An understanding of being culturally intelligent, and being able to cross boundaries between sectors, specializations, geographies, generations, backgrounds and beliefs


Desirable qualifications, experience and competences:

  • Experience using video cameras in a professional environment
  • Experience using Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Experience using Microsoft Publisher

About Common Purpose

Common Purpose is a leadership development organization that specializes in cross-boundary leadership. A not-for profit, we run programmes in over 70 cities worldwide. Founded in 1989, over 4,000 people become Common Purpose Alumni every year.