Marketing Capabilities Activation Associate

Charlottetown, Canada
Posted 9 days ago
Main Location
Atlanta, GA, United States
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Invesco is one of the world’s leading global investment managers, entrusted with managing $1.2 trillion* in assets on behalf of clients worldwide. We are the 6th largest US retail asset manager and the 13th largest investment manager globally, and our more than 8,000 employees worldwide are dedicated to delivering an investment experience that helps people get more out of life. We are purely focused on managing a comprehensive range of active, passive and alternative investment capabilities, which we draw on to provide customized solutions aligned to client needs, our most important benchmark. (*As of May 31,2019)

Job Purpose (Job Summary):
To provide leadership as a program manager for marketing activation projects. These projects will help drive new capabilities and enablement within marketing through the activation of an optimized marketing technology stack to drive stated business objectives and results. The program manager is responsible for direction, coordination, implementation, reporting, control and completion of the projects for activating platforms, while remaining aligned with strategy, commitments and goals of the organization and marketing.

Key Responsibilities / Duties:

  • Regarding technology project and marketing tools and platform expansion projects:
  • Diagnose, prioritize and communicate business processes or organizational problems
  • Plan, and implement projects’ scope, goals and deliverables related to
  • Create a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
  • Track deliverables, monitor and report on project progress and key risks
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project document and status updates
  • Manage changes to project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate techniques
  • Recommend and implement changes, and ensure a successful transition to new features within the marketing technology being activated
  • Partner with business and technology to scope and implement operational improvements and perform analysis to inform project work plans and completion
  • Initiate/recommend and project manage cross-functional projects and see them through completion
  • Partner/Collaborate with other departments within the company to ensure the timely and accurate completion of projects
  • Evaluate and assess results of marketing platform activation projects
  • Evaluate existing and develop new procedures and system recommendation

Work Experience / Knowledge:

  • Demonstrated project management knowledge or experience
  • Experience in strategic planning, risk management, and change management
  • Practical knowledge of creating detailed cost / benefit analysis
  • Experience capturing and documenting business functional requirements and specifications
  • Able to demonstrate knowledge and use of structured business analysis techniques
  • Experience analyzing business or technical problems and proposing and implementing solutions
  • Technology literate with exceptional knowledge of marketing ecosystem and Microsoft suite of products
  • Experience working with technology partners on implementation work plans
  • Broad knowledge of systems and business processes used for sales enablement
  • Experience working in an agile scrum environment preferred
  • Interest in pursuing the PMP designation and technology certifications such as Salesforce (if not already acquired)

Skills / Other Personal Attributes Required:

  • Superior interpersonal skills, verbal and written skills
  • Thrives in collaborative environment
  • Great communication skills, with internal partners, team and stakeholders
  • Business & IT strategy experience
  • Able to work in a global, multicultural environment
  • Able to influence and build relationships at all levels of the organization
  • Superior problem-solving skills, adaptability and critical thinking
  • Excellent decision-making and leadership capabilities
  • Ability to seamlessly navigate a complex matrixed organization
  • Structured, disciplined approach to work, with attention to detail
  • Ability to analyze requirements and problems and to propose innovative but workable solutions
  • Disciplined time management skills
  • Ability to multi-task and work on more than one initiative at a time
  • Strong flexible attitude with the ability to meet changing requirements and priorities
  • Capable of working with little or no supervision
  • Ability to react positively under pressure to meet tight deadlines
  • Able to work independently and with a team
  • Enjoy challenging and thought-provoking work and have a strong desire to learn and progress

Formal Education: (minimum requirement to perform job duties)

  • A Bachelor’s Degree
  • All majors considered

License/Registration/Certification: (minimum requirement to perform job duties)

  • Project management qualification (PMP) certification preferred
  • Salesforce Marketing Cloud certifications preferred
  • Adobe, Google Analytics, Marketo certifications a plus

Working Conditions:

  • Normal office environment with little exposure to noise, dust and temperatures
  • The ability to lift, carry or otherwise move objects of up to 10 pounds is also necessary
  • Normally works a regular schedule of hours, however hours may vary depending upon the project or assignment
  • Willingness to travel both domestically and internationally. Frequency and duration to be determined by manager

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The job holder may be required to perform other duties as deemed appropriate by their manager from time to time.

Invesco is committed to fair and accessible employment practices. If selected for an interview, we will work with you to ensure that your interview is accessible and accommodation is provided. Please contact us at or 1.800.874.6275 to let us know if you require accommodation for an interview due to a disability.

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