Stanford's Graduate School of Business has built a global reputation based on its immersive and innovative management programs. We provide students a transformative leadership experience, pushing the boundaries of knowledge with faculty research, and offering a portfolio of entrepreneurial and non-degree programs that deliver global impact like no other. We are committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in service of our mission of developing innovative, principled, and insightful leaders who change lives, change organizations, and change the world. We invite you to be part of this mission.
The Executive Education (EE) Marketing Department at the Stanford Graduate School of Business has recently undergone an exciting transformation and seeks a Marketing Specialist to join this new team! This Marketing Specialist is responsible for launching direct response email campaigns to promote Stanford's portfolio of product offerings (domestically and globally). This team has ownership and jurisdiction over paid and owned channels. The ideal candidate should have 2+ years experience working with email or in a CRM related role.
In this role, you will have the opportunity to connect global professionals with Stanford EE 50+ programs that will enable them to learn, grow and impact change. This is a full-time position where work will be performed with the expectation of being onsite (at Stanford's magical campus) and in a hybrid setting of at least 2 days per week.
Implement marketing plans and programs to meet business objectives.
Marketing Execution. Project manage marketing projects from inception to execution.
Email Journey Maintenance. Have a clear understanding of how email journeys are triggered, automate and innovate, and monitor the success.
Ability to make data-driven decisions. This includes working with reporting platforms, excel and conducting data analysis. This includes evaluating competitors in industry and setting internal benchmarks for success.
Email redesign. Engaging with partners in re-imagining Stanford EE direct response emails and upleveling.
Cross-functional collaboration with internal stakeholders, vendors and partners.
Process and Solutions-Oriented. This includes identifying processes that do not exist today and creating one.
Oversee design and production of marketing materials from inception to deployment.
Maintain the legacy of excellence Stanford's brand represents in the market today.
Specific tasks include but are not limited to:
Project and process management
Creative briefs and kick-offs
Implementation and execution of campaigns
Analysis of campaign data
Involved in conveying launch, creative, tracking, and budget details to agency for Internet Marketing campaigns.
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the organization.
To be successful in this position, you will bring:
Bachelor's degree and 2+ years of relevant experience, or combination of education and relevant experience.
Ability to work independently to meet expected deadlines and schedules.
Knowledge of marketing across channels.
Creative problem solver.
Previous experience in product, program and/or services marketing.
Excellent written and oral communication.
Ability to work cross-functionally, adapt to change and develop positive relationships with stakeholders.
Embody a growth-mindset. This includes having curiosity to learn and understand what you do not know.
Exhibit courage to make decisions, recommendations and give feedback.
Comfort with technology and data management.
Systems knowledge: CRM, Marketing Cloud, Salesforce, Excel, Google Suite a plus.
Why Stanford is for You
Stanford's dedicated 16,000 staff come from diverse educational and career backgrounds. We are a collaborative environment that thrives on innovation and continuous improvement. At Stanford, we seek talent committed to excellence, driven to impact the future of our legacy, and improve lives on a global sphere. We provide competitive salaries, excellent health care and retirement plans, and a generous vacation policy, including additional time off during our winter closure. Our generous perks align with what matters to you:
Freedom to grow. Take advantage of career development programs, tuition reimbursement, or audit a course. Join a TedTalk, film screening, or listen to a renowned author or leader discuss global issues.
A caring culture. We understand the importance of your personal and family time and provide you access to wellness programs, child-care resources, parent education and consultation, elder care and caregiving support.
A healthier you. We make wellness a priority by providing access to world-class exercise facilities. Climb our rock wall, or participate in one of hundreds of health or fitness classes.
Discovery and fun. Visit campus gardens, trails, and museums.
Enviable resources. We offer free commuter programs and ridesharing incentives. Enjoy discounts for computers, cell phones, recreation, travel, entertainment, and more!
We pride ourselves in being a culture that encourages and empowers you.
How to Apply
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* The job duties listed are typical examples of work performed by positions in this job classification and are not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, tasks, and responsibilities. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary depending on department or program needs without changing the general nature and scope of the job or level of responsibility. Employees may also perform other duties as assigned.
Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job.
Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Why work at Stanford?Stanford University has changed the world, over and over again.We are one of Silicon Valley's largest employers - and also one of the most unique. Our mission is to educate future leaders and promote interdisciplinary, world-class research and teaching. This passion makes Stanford an intensely creative, rewarding, and challenging place to work. At the same time, our traditions of respect and collaboration sustain a humane, supportive environment in which to pursue your life and your career.At Stanford you'll work with bright, diverse, dedicated people. You'll find encouragement to learn and grow. You'll enjoy excellent benefits and an outstanding environment. How will it change you?