Marketing Operations Manager

Employer
Edelman Financial Services
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jul 03, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Edelman Financial Services, one of the nation's largest and most well-known financial planning firm, is seeking a skilledMarketing Operations Manager to join our growing Marketing team. The Marketing Operations Manager will report directly to the Director, Marketing Operations in executing multi-channel marketing campaigns that support prospect lead generation, client retention, and business development objectives. The Marketing Operations Manager partners with internal and external stakeholders to effectively execute successful campaigns and maximize resources. Responsibilities:Coordinate and formalize special projects as they pertain to the EFS brand, financial education, marketing assets creation and promotion, community involvement, and more.Manage and execute cross-channel marketing initiatives and campaigns that generate leads and improve retention, with particular focus on setting schedules and managing milestone dates/deliverables.Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders (specifically vendors), to ensure accurate and timely project deliverability.Work closely with the Director to implement new policies and procedures and tightly ensures they are followed properly.Assist the Marketing Team in driving the marketing calendar; Responsible for ensuring timely execution while staying on budget.Prepare status reports for above management on systematic basis or as required.Participate in other initiatives to support the efforts of the Marketing Operations team, such as researching, analyzing, and presenting process improvement opportunities.The individual identifies opportunities and resolves problems in a timely manner and gathers and analyzes information skillfully.Position requires high level of responsibility regarding confidential information; must maintain confidentiality at all times. Requirements:All hands on deck approachMust possess a positive attitude and willingness to learn new thingsMust be detail-oriented and be able to manage several products simultaneouslyThrives in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and takes initiative with projectsMust be adaptable and comfortable with some level of uncertainty- the individual adapts to changes in the work environment, manages competing demands and is able to deal with frequent change, delays or unexpected eventsEffective project and time management skillsExcellent interpersonal skills, as necessary to work effectively with staff at all levelsStrong team work and collaboration skillsAbility to handle stress and interact with others in a professional mannerExpert in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint3-5 years of general project management experience in marketing, preferably in a marketing operations role with focus on demand generation, client retention, and business development.PMP certified a plus.Bachelor's degree in communications/marketing related field or equivalent industry experience For more information: www.edelmanfinancial.com EOE. A comprehensive background check may be conducted on applicants for this position. Edelman Financial Services has an employment at-will policy.