Email Marketing Coordinator Spiceworks
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Who you are: Have a passion for writing and communicating ideas? Known for your stellar attention to detail? Like to put your talents into action producing top-notch emails? You?re in luck! Spiceworks is looking for an Email Coordinator to keep our users and partners informed? and entertained! Through writing wizardry and killer creative direction on imagery, you?ll craft engaging, revenue-generating emails ? all while maintaining the snappy Spiceworks style that?s won us a place in the hearts of IT pros. You?ll grow your marketing bag-of-tricks, work with a dynamic, focused team in a high-energy environment? and you?ll have a ton fun!
Who we are: Spiceworks, an 8 year-old Austin-based startup, is transforming how tech products (hardware, software and IT services) are marketed and sold to over 5 million SMB IT pros around the world. Over 2,000 new users join Spiceworks for free each day. How do we keep IT free? Over 3,000 tech brands (including Microsoft, Dell, HP and Rackspace) advertise in Spiceworks to reach these IT pros. Since SMB IT pros have historically been a tough market to reach, vendors love the unique ways Spiceworks helps them reach this elusive market? so much so that Forbes touted us ?the future of media?!
Who you are: As a versatile email marketing coordinator (who aspires to become an email rock star), you?ll write email content, generate creative ideas, and slice-and-dice our user database. You?ll research and apply email best practices and track and report on email performance. You?ll also juggle the million-and-one details required to execute emails flawlessly and work well under pressure (often a time crunch!), while still being able to ?go with the flow.? Obsessed with dotting the i?s and crossing the t?s, you?ll wear your perfectionist cap with pride. Oh, and your reliability and enthusiasm will make you a valuable member of our rockin? email team!
Responsibilities: What will I do? (?a better question is ?what will I not do??)
Produce eye-catching copy that motivates Spiceworks users and partners to respond to various offers ? including promotions, surveys and event invitations
Generate creative ideas on design, layout and segmentation
Research and apply email best practices
Learn and apply the Spiceworks brand, personality and tone (which is easy? because it?s freakin? awesome!)
Interface with Marketing, Product Marketing, Sales, IT, external clients and vendors to keep all parts of the email train chugging along (including email schedule, content and delivery)
Copyedit for grammar, structure and flow
Analyze, segment and maintain multiple target lists
Master email marketing software
Perform A/B & multivariate testing
Track and report results (you secretly love dabbling in data and number crunching)
Qualifications: What does it take to do this job?
1-3 years of marketing communications-related or account management experience in a dynamic, fast-paced, demanding professional environment (clock-in, clock-out sounds boring to you!)
Outstanding verbal and written communication skills; command of copywriting and grammatical principals including maniacal editing and proofreading (typos hurt your eyes and grammar sites are bookmarked as favorites on your computer!)
Excruciatingly detail-oriented (friends and family call you obsessive!)
The ability to see the big picture/tell a story that translates to our audience with captivating headlines, images and copy
A certain comfort with technical products so that technical benefits can be communicated clearly (experience in tech marketing a major plus)
Highly, highly motivated, self-starting nature; you respond positively to moderate guidance yet are capable of and comfortable with independent critical thinking and problem-solving (a micro-manager is your worst nightmare!)
Out-of-this-world project management skills with the ability to multi-task and complete projects flawlessly under tight project deadlines (doing one thing at a time makes you yawn!)
Avid learner who prefers to formulate a hypothesis before asking someone else for the answer
Agility is key -- you can think on your feet and adapt well to a quickly changing environment
Stellar interpersonal skills and ability to work and communicate with a wide array of people (you?re a ?people person?)
Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and the ability to quickly grasp new tech concepts
Experience with e-Dialog or another top tiered email service provider another major plus
The Email Marketing Coordinator will report to the Email Marketing Manager
Ready to toss your hat in the ring? Apply here! (and don?t forget to include a cover letter to let us know why you?re up to spice snuff).
||9005 Mountain Ridge Drive |
Austin, TX 78759
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