Marketing Assistant

Marketing Assistant - France & Benelux Intermediary Marketing

M&G Investments


We are not your average financial services firm and our unique culture is just one aspect that makes us stand out from the crowd. We offer a supportive environment that encourages innovation and creativity whilst maintaining a healthy lifestyle balance. You will be joining one of Europe's leading Investment Management firms where you can expect real responsibility and recognition from day one. We are large enough to offer a wide variety of career opportunities, whilst small enough to treat you as an individual and tailor training and development to your specific needs.


The Opportunity


An opportunity has arisen for a Marketing Assistant to join the France and Benelux Intermediary Marketing team of M&G Investments. You will be supporting marketing activities for the M&G France & Benelux channels and provide administrative support to the French & Benelux Marketing Team. This role can be based in London or Paris and it is essential for you to be able speak fluent French, with very good English skills; basic Dutch will also be beneficial.


Your responsibilities will be


* Support the implementation of the marketing strategy, campaigns and activities.
* Assist with the creation of new materials to support campaigns, events or sales and key partners activity, working closely with the relevant teams.
* Regularly maintain a comprehensive range of marketing literature, being responsible for the delivery from start to finish.
* Implement regular and tactical email campaigns to deliver top-quality digital communications to clients.
* Ensure the content on the M&G country websites is always accurate up to date.
* Support the delivery of advertising and advertorials for external publications and websites.
* Ensure that all marketing activities comply with the regulatory, Conduct Risk (Customer at Heart) and Treating Customers Fairly requirements of FCA and local regulators.
* Work closely with internal departments and external agencies to ensure adherence to procedures and processes and to deliver to agreed timelines.
* Assist with ad-hoc administrative duties, including invoicing.
* Support the production of video content with the assistance of the internal video production team or local external agencies.
* Monitor effectiveness of all marketing communications and gather marketing insights with regular review and reporting of competitor activities in the markets.
* Assist in the implementation and execution of local sponsorship initiatives.

What we are looking for


We are ideally looking for you to be degree educated, with post graduate professional training/qualifications and experience in a similar marketing role in financial services. For this role, you will need to be fluent in French with very good English skills; basic knowledge of Dutch will also be an advantage.


This role will be suited to you if are starting out in the asset management industry and have a good level of understanding of the financial industry and different client needs. It is beneficial for you to have an understanding of investment products and the intermediary marketplace.


You will need experience working in a compliance and process driven environment with a high delivery focus. Excellent communication skills and strong attention to detail is essential for this position. We are looking for you to be energetic, confident and an enthusiastic team player whilst using your professionalism, initiative and people skills to deal with ussies when they arise.


M&G is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Our role as an employer is very simple - to provide the right environment for talented people to do their best work, by respecting, understanding and valuing individual differences.


We welcome applications from individuals who have taken an extended career break, and we are willing to consider flexible working arrangements for all of our roles.