Marketing Executive Search – Nigel Wright Talent Experts

Specialist marketing executive recruitment firm

Nigel Wright Group hires marketing leadership talent for a broad range of consumer, industrial, tech, services, and public and third-sector organisations operating in the UK. Our executive marketing recruiters are all discipline experts, who each have a specific sector and geographical focus, thus offering clients in-depth market knowledge combined with strong networks in their specialist areas.

Chief marketing officers (CMOs), marketing directors, and heads of marketing are all responsible for developing an organisation’s marketing strategies and marketing campaigns, as well as leading the marketing team and collaborating with other departments to achieve the company's overall goals. They play a key role in driving growth and ensuring marketing contributes to a business’s success.

To discuss a marketing executive search project and find out more about our marketing director and CMO search capabilities, please contact us directly or use the chat function below to talk with a member of our team. Prospective candidates currently exploring their next move are advised to send us a copy of their CVs in advance of a confidential career conversation.


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Our track record for head of marketing, marketing director, and CMO recruitment

As a specialist executive search firm for marketing talent, we work closely with organisations in our core sectors to deliver a variety of head of marketing, marketing director, and chief marketing officer executive search mandates. Our clients include start-ups, SMEs, and multinational businesses, as well as charities, housing associations, health and education providers, and government bodies.

We’ve completed CMO, marketing director, and head of marketing recruitment projects at some of the following organisations:

Clients praise our executive search and marketing expertise

Service Excellence is one of our core values and our commitment to delivering high standards of customer service is a key reason why companies continue to trust our marketing director/CMO executive search services. Our annual Net Promoter Score (NPS) positions us amongst the best companies worldwide and ahead of other marketing executive search firms for customer loyalty.

“Nigel Wright helped us recruit a new Chief Marketing Officer. I appreciated the engagement and responsiveness throughout the process. The consultant took the time to understand the brief and always kept me appropriately informed of their activities in the market. This was an important senior hire for our business, and I am delighted with the resulting appointment.”
CEO, Cooke Optics

“Nigel Wright Group recently helped us to recruit a head of UK marketing, a new role in our business created to report directly to me and take a creative approach to supporting our UK organisation. The consultant who led the assignment provided a great end-to-end service, from understanding the brief to shortlisting candidates and managing offer negotiations.”
Managing Director, Nuby

“Over a period of several years, Nigel Wright has recruited key roles for us including, most recently, a marketing director. We’ve always been happy with the service provided by the consultants. They have great knowledge of the candidate market, and the efforts made to genuinely understand our culture and ambitions gives them an edge over other agencies.”
Managing Director, Razorblue

Searching for CMO or marketing director recruitment agencies?

If you require the services of a head of marketing, marketing director, or chief marketing officer executive recruitment specialist, please contact a member of our team via the details below. Candidates can find all of the latest full-time and part-time head of marketing jobs and CMO/marketing director jobs on our vacancies page. Candidates are also encouraged to send us their CVs and follow us on social media.

Newcastle Office

Telephone: +44 (0)191 222 0770


Address: Lloyds Court, 78 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6AF, United Kingdom

Teesside Office

Telephone: +44 (0)1740 276 015


Address: Wynyard Park House, Wynyard Avenue, Billingham, TS22 5TB, United Kingdom

Leeds Office

Telephone: +44 113 524 1111


Address: 6 Wellington Place, Leeds, LS1 4AP, United Kingdom

Manchester Office

Telephone: +44 (0)161 552 5027


Address: The Lincoln, Lincoln Square, Brazennose Street, Manchester, M2 5AD

London Consumer Industry CMO Recruitment Firm

London-based team dedicated to delivering CMO executive recruitment projects in the UK consumer industry. Nigel Wright Group is Europe’s number one consumer industry CMO executive search firm.

London Office

Telephone: +44 (0)204 551 9582


Address: 9 Appold Street, London, EC2A 2AP, United Kingdom