Senior Manager - Marketing Technology

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • IG Group
  • 21 May 19

Senior Manager - Marketing Technology

Job Title
Senior Manager - Marketing Technology

Job Description

Who we are

Founded in 1974, we invented the concept of financial spread betting. Today, we're the world's No.1 spread betting and CFD provider, with offices in 14 countries and over 195,000 clients worldwide.
Recognised as one of Britain's top employers, it's no surprise that this success has come from empowering our people to be brave, innovative and inspiring. Join us, and you'll find the perfect place to showcase your talents and passion. Your achievements will be recognised, and you'll have the support of a collaborative global team.

Where you'll work

As part of a connected global team, you'll come to work in a friendly and dynamic environment. Our comfortable, cutting-edge offices contain everything you need to succeed:
• Agile workspaces and hot desks
• Private quiet rooms
• Breakout and refreshment areas
We support the marketing activities across all of IG's global offices, and it is expected that you would work closely with stakeholders across these locations. The development team are based in the UK and Poland but often work remotely, however we're hoping to find someone who's comfortable working from the London office most of the week.

How you'll progress

Your development is as important to us as it is to you. You'll be rewarded for hard work here, with support to get better at what you do.
We work in a fast-paced project environment where change is constant. If you're up for the challenge, you'll have opportunities to try new things and broaden your skills quickly through exposure to the executive team and new experiences.

As Marketing Technology continues to develop, it is an area of the business that is gaining increasing importance. This is a great opportunity to be part of this and drive its performance further.
The team sit within the Client Technology and as a key member of this you can expect exposure to a lot of Senior Management across the different departments.

What you'll get

As well as having the chance to attend regular social events, get funding for your charitable endeavours and join a range of special interest groups, you'll receive an attractive selection of benefits working with IG:
• Flexible working hours and work-from-home opportunities
• Performance-related bonuses
• Pension, insurance and medical plans
• Career-focused technical and leadership training
• Contribution to gym memberships and more

As a team lead you'll also get the opportunity to work closely with different teams and departments across the business.

What you'll do

The role will involve working closely with our Marketing Department, to design and implement technology solutions that will drive client acquisition, engagement and retention.
This role will oversee a team responsible for the technology/development of our Website, Client platform, CRM, and Digital Marketing capabilities.

Who you'll be

We're looking for someone who has extensive experience of working with a range of marketing technologies and designing solutions which help drive marketing performance.

Excellent communications skills are a must, who can work closely with Marketing and IT Dev, and naturally see the connections between the two.

Familiar with integrating 3rd party marketing solutions

Have experience of building marketing technology ecosystems

(Have experience of using data to stitch together disparate technology solutions)

Will have exposure to the use of machine learning algorithms to automate marketing strategies

Familiar with the use of A/B testing to validate hypothesise

You'll also be familiar with agile principles including scrum and understand the value of incremental delivery.

We're looking for tenacious, curious, eager and open-minded people to help us maintain our industry leadership. People who embody our three core values - who want to champion the client, lead the way and love what we do.
We recruit based on excellence, and believe that diversity is vital to success. We have zero tolerance for bullying, harassment or any other behaviour that stifles innovation and collaboration.

Number of openings
1