Digital Associate

Job Title: Digital Associate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Reference: KO914269
Contact Name: Katherine O'Neill
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 25, 2019 17:28

Job Description

A UK based Specialist Asset Manager is seeking an experienced Digital Associate to manage their email marketing and communication campaigns. As part of a small, collaborative and highly ambitious team based in the City of London, you will assist the Head of Digital with updates to the external website and portal.

Role Specification:

  • Run numerous email campaigns largely to clients sometimes to prospects, and also internally
  • Use Campaignmaster to produce email templates and managing the distribution lists, providing stakeholders with analytics and understanding how to manage bounces etc.
  • Use SharePoint to update Intranet, managing news updates, changes to existing sites and building registration forms
  • Update external website, making small content changes, keeping the news area updated and managing the bio section, which includes the creation and management of "our people" photo library
  • Manage the video content, embedding into the intranet and internet, and sometimes editing video content within Qumu (cloud based solution)
  • Help to bring production of marketing collateral inhouse, including the production of small adverts and whitepapers using InDesign

Candidate Specification:

  • Previous experience gained within a Digital role
  • Experience of working in financial services - regulated environment
  • Technical skills
    • Campaignmaster or other similar email marketing tool
    • Office Suite
    • Dreamweaver/html
    • CMS systems - they use SharePoint and Sitecore but can provide specific training
    • Understanding of html for email marketing
    • A knowledge of Photoshop to produce engaging imagery for news etc.
  • Team player but with the ability to work by themselves, collaborative, self-starter
  • Ability to juggle workload to meet deadlines, prioritise workload
  • Strong stakeholder management skills at all levels


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