Position: Marketing Technical Development Manager
Salary: plus bonus & additional benefits
Ref: 521549_1573483127
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 11/11/2019
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Job Title: Marketing Technical and Development Manager

Location: Glasgow (At least 3 days per week, other days can be done flexibly from another office or home)

Salary: Competitive depending on skills and experience plus annual bonus

Permanent | Full Time Hours with flexible working patterns available

Our Role

Reporting to the Head of Operations & Transformation in Marketing Operations you'll be a subject matter expert. You'll be responsible for specifying and managing the implementation of key technical capability change and continuous improvement across the whole of marketing. Through the technical delivery of Marketing Work Flow tool (Workfront), Digital Asset Management system, Sharepoint Management & Development plus you'll support the on-going Marketing Platform integration (Oracle Marketing Cloud) to some of our core systems.

The role is an essential part of the Marketing Operations function and the wider Central Marketing department and is critical in helping the leadership team understand, shape and plan Transformational change activities across technical solutions (SharePoint, Workflow, DAM). Therefore, you'll be expected to fully support all Marketing functions to deliver key technology milestones in line with strategy.

Furthermore, the role is an ambassador for business change, creating strong relationships throughout the Retail business and Retail project teams to build knowledge of the IT Roadmap and Marketing Strategy Framework and what it sets out to achieve. The role is therefore key in defining and then continually optimising the marketing end to end business processes, ensuring technical solutions and performance is delivered in a compliant way, meeting all of the corporate and legal requirements.

Your Skills and Experience

The ideal candidate for this role will have Key Technical and System knowledge in the tools required (workflow,DAM,Sharepoint) to help create and influence strategic and tactical technical solutions.

As the Marketing Function moves to a modern marketing platform you'll need to use your change management and project management experience to deliver the technical change. You'll ideally have previous experience of business readiness; discovery sessions; technical education and training - through supporting training workshops for colleagues; target organisational model input & Design; and Business Process Mapping and how this fits into the technical landscape.

Furthermore, the role demands great attention to detail and an ability to troubleshoot, problem solve and action plan as well as being able to step back and see the bigger picture. You'll also use your stakeholder engagement and communication skills to explain the problems needing resolutions in a way that your IT partners will understand; and then be able to relay back to the less technical marketing colleagues how the proposed solutions will work for them. In terms of Workflow it would be useful if you understand how this is structured from a process mapping perspective and how to link complex activities together.

In terms of key technical skills need to understand and or have experience of the following:



- Javascript

- Sharepoint

- O365 Suite

- Workflow (workfront or similar)

And it would be nice if you also have experience of:

- Oracle Platforms

- Marketing automation tools such as (ELOQUA)

Our Benefits

We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights;

- Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays)

- Great share plans

- Group Pension Plan

- One day paid volunteering

- Tailored internal development opportunities

Next Steps

Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long.

Closing date for applications is: 25 November 2019

This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, well conduct some pre-employment checks.

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Job Benefits:

plus bonus & additional benefits