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Interim Development Programme - Taster Session

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30 May 2024 09:00-11:00 London

Are you an experienced CMO or Marketing Director considering an interim career? Or perhaps you’re already working as an interim CMO or Marketing Director and you wish to develop and improve your approach to securing future assignments?

VMA GROUP is delighted to be working with David Moore, a highly experienced interim CMO, who provides guidance and counsel to senior marketers seeking to develop a similar interim career.

David has been an Interim CMO and Marketing Director for 18 years, delivering assignments across diverse sectors, for organisations including B&Q, E.ON, RBS, Direct Line Group, 118118, Screwfix and Boden Fashion. David has used his real-life experience of developing and managing an interim career to launch his‘Interim Development Programme’, providing personal advice and guidance to experienced marketers wishing to develop an interim business.

The Interim Development Programme is a one-to-one personalised programme designed to secure profitable assignments for executives entering the interim sector for the first time, or for established interims who may require a fresh approach to landing that illusive next assignment. David’s programme is personalised to the individual and consists of three 1-hour sessions, which are delivered over a 3-week period.

The Interim Development Programme(IDP) covers the following topics:

  • Analysis of the Interim Sector

  • Day Rate calculations and IR35 implications

  • Drafting a compelling Interim Proposition

  • Developing your Personal Brand

  • CV structure and drafting for Interim Sector

  • Set up requirements for Interims

  • The role of LinkedIn

  • Creating a partnership with an ISP

On Thursday 30th May from 9am - 11am, David and VMA GROUP are running a free ‘IDP taster session’ and networking event, for aspiring and experienced interim CMOs and Marketing Directors.

Taking place at VMA GROUP’s London office (10 Bloomsbury Way, WC1A 2SL), this free to attend event will include:

9:00am – 9:30am: Arrival, Refreshments, Breakfast and Networking

9:30am – 9:40am: Andrew Harvey, VMA GROUP CEO – Welcome, and VMA GROUP Market Update

9:40am – 10:20am: David Moore, IDP Leader – Overview and Taster, Interim Development Programme (discover five methods to help secure you next interim assignment)

10:30am – 10:40am:Andrew Harvey – Summary and Close

10:40am – 11:00am:Networking

​Comments following the last event:

“David gave great direction and raised so many points I hadn’t previously considered, especially the importance of marketing myself effectively. It was a wonderful morning of soaking up knowledge!”

“It has been great connecting, not only with David (who I’m meeting next week for a 1-on-1!), but also the other CMOs who are looking to develop their interim proposition. The methodology David walked us through has given me the foundations to put my best foot forward. It was so refreshing to receive such expert advice and connect with some sensational people – thank you VMA GROUP!”

To book your place at this event, please email Andrew Harvey, VMA GROUP CEO at:

N.B. This event is suitable for: experienced Heads of Marketing, Marketing Directors and CMOs.


VMA GROUP is a leading international interim, contract, temporary and permanent recruitment and executive search specialist. We are specifically focused on providing support to the communications, marketing, digital and change communities.

Our specialist practice areas cover: communications, corporate communications, internal communications, change communications, PR, media relations, financial communications, CSR, public affairs, investor relations, marketing, brand, digital marketing and agency services.

We have a reputation for providing expert consultancy services and advice, supported by in-depth knowledge of the professions we recruit for. Our thought leadership and benchmarking studies have become go-to resources for the communications, marketing, digital and change industries, supporting planning and decision-making for organisations of all shapes and sizes.

In the UK, VMA GROUP has offices in London, Bristol and Manchester and in Europe, VMA GROUP has offices in Amsterdam and Brussels, but we work with organisations and individuals on a global basis.