Marketing Science Director

We’re looking for an experienced marketer who is passionate about creating the performance brands of tomorrow.

The role

What you will do

  • Lead our international marketing effectiveness programme
  • Grow our insights, analytics and research arms to help marketing sciences become a central part of our proposition
  • Help to solve marketing challenges for our clients using your expertise in data
  • Work hand-in-glove with our Media Strategy and Creative Strategy teams to support our wider agency
  • Grow our analytics functions, from stipulating the right tools and tech stack, ensuring we have the correct GDPR compliant processes, and developing our out-of-the-box solutions to provide actionable insight
  • Lead the development of our “information is beautiful” capability with best-in-class visualisation and reporting
  • Ensure we have the right tools and processes in place from third-party providers such as Experian, YouGov and Nielsen
  • Market our new proposition and generate interest with wider community


  • You have experience managing projects and data and analytics, and are confident briefing analysts to execute
  • You have a wealth of experience coding in tools such as SQL, Python, and Alteryx, and have a deep understanding of best-in-class practices
  • You’re comfortable providing hands-on support when required
  • You have experience working directly with senior client stakeholders to sell in services
  • You are passionate about becoming a thought leader in the performance brand space, and want to help make our data-driven plus human approach famous
  • You have extensive knowledge of data visualisation tools and how to make information beautiful
  • You have acute commercial awareness and the ability to build a profitable approach with clear scopes of work
  • You are a skilled delegator and an excellent communicator
  • You love building happy and productive teams


  • Leeds
  • Manchester
  • London


  • £80,000 - £100,000 in Leeds or Manchester
  • £90,000 - £110,000 in London


Journey Further takes pride in creating an environment where everyone can be themselves. This starts with recruitment.

We pledge to make our roles as open as possible and to provide equal opportunities to everyone that is kind enough to give us their time. All recruitment decisions we take will be based solely on the positive skills and behaviours that applicants display and absolutely nothing else.

We do not discriminate based on any personal characteristic, we are a people first agency and we care about and celebrate individuals. If something is important to you, it's important to us.

If you have a particular need during the application process or during your time at Journey Further, please let us know.


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