Interim Chief Sales & Marketing Officer


The People Group has been retained by a leading global professional services firm to find a talented and inspiring Chief Sales & Marketing Officer for their Irish operation.
This key position calls for a strong and experienced marketing leader to manage a team of 50+ experienced Marketing and Sales professionals to drive sustainable growth across the business.

Here are some the headline responsibilities of this exciting opportunity;

  • Strengthen the firm’s perception in the Irish market to reflect its position as the leading professional services firm globally, attracting top clients and talent to work with the business.
  • Provide operational leadership and direction setting for the Irish sales and marketing team. 
  • Continue to deliver the transformation and growth of the Sales and Marketing team, with a particular focus on commercial and sales excellence impact.
  • Oversee the delivery of major brand platform campaigns being developed by the Marketing team.
  • Drive increased digital and data focus across the team and activities.
  • Work with business leaders and the wider team to refine the Sales and Marketing approach based on the outcomes of recent longer-term firm strategy development.
  • Liaise with European and global CMO colleagues to ensure the Irish team are aligned to global best-practices and upcoming campaigns.
  • Build strong relationships with the executive leadership and the other CXOs to ensure everyone works collaboratively towards achieving the firm’s ambitions. 
  • Regular presentations to the Executive Board on Sales and Marketing Activities and Investments.

This key position will report to a senior partner within the firm and will also involve regular engagement with the managing partner.
A highly competitive and comprehensive remuneration package is on offer.
This is an interim position and a contract of 14 months will be offered to the successful candidate.
Please contact Colm Buckley ( or Emma Keller ( for a confidential chat.

Salary: Competitive

Location: Hybrid (Dublin City Centre)

To apply send your CV, through our website

For further information regarding this role, please contact us on 01 6619636.

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The People Group is a Recruitment consultancy, specialising in Sales, Marketing & Management, established in 1989 and based in Dublin 2. Our experienced team works in both the contingency and search areas, covering all industry sectors including: Digital, FMCG, Financial Services, Technology, Professional Services, Telco, Legal, Utilities, Retail, Agency and Tourism, on a permanent as well as temp/interim basis with a strong focus on Mid to Senior Level roles.