Communications Specialist Communications Specialist …

Cetera Financial Group
in El Segundo, CA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Cetera Financial Group
in El Segundo, CA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Communications Specialist
Marketing and Communications Specialist

Position Title: Marketing Communications Specialist

Be More You with Us: Do you love the challenge of a grammatical quandary? Do you like to debate the merits of the oxford comma? Do you love to experiment with different voices, styles and tones? If so, this job is for you. This is an exciting opportunity at a growing firm that is reinventing itself while leading the industry behind its purpose of delivering personalized financial planning to investors to help them achieve their life dreams. At Cetera, people matter as much as profits: our community is forged by, and our services are rooted in, personal relationships. We ensure people are valued as individuals, and that our success is not measured merely in dollars and cents, but by what matters more to each individual.

What we need:

Cetera Financial Group is currently seeking a Marketing and Communications Specialist focused on corporate communications and helping develop and implement effective promotional programs for products and services targeted to investors and advisors.

  • Create and/or produce marketing communication or promotional materials to implement marketing communications strategies that effectively describe and promote the organization and its products and services in a variety of vehicles including newsletters, digital properties and presentations. Participate in planning and scheduling to establish deadlines and ensure timely completion of numerous independent tasks and projects.
  • Work closely with business unit subject matter experts to define marketing communication objectives and develop strategy to effectively communicate with specific audiences, namely affiliated or prospective financial advisors. Work in an integrated fashion with broader communications, marketing and PR teams.
  • Create communications plans, and various forms of communications such as news and informational articles, videos and podcasts, case studies and other content. Contribute to broader content development such as advisor magazines, web copy, product brochures, and other campaign material.
  • Perform activities involved in the preparation of communications, such as participation in team meetings, conferences and events, interviewing subject matter experts and research.
  • Coordinate assigned short- or long-term projects and ensure timely completion of tasks and projects.
  • Ensure that completed projects/materials are approved according to company processes and guidelines.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • BA or BS or equivalent degree in business,marketing, communication, or related discipline.
  • 10 years marketing communications experience
  • 5 years financial services or related industryexperience preferred
  • Exceptional writing skills, including copywritingand editing, for all marketing communications content formats
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Project management experience includingdelegating without manager authority
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment withsimultaneous rigid timelines on multiple projects
  • Must be flexible with ability to quickly adaptto shifting priorities or project scope
  • Self-starter, energetic, positive, team leader

Really catch our eyewith:

Knowledge of retail wealth management, retirement servicesand private client (broker/dealer) business recommended. Experience with Eloquaor other automated marketing software. Wow us with added experience in digitalmarketing, analytics and reporting, PowerPoint mastery, video and photographyor graphical design skills.

Based in: Los Angeles or San Diego

Whatwe give you in return: 

Ourcompetitive Health program offers a comprehensive benefits package thatsupports healthy lifestyles, preventative care and helps to protect againsthardship. Our retirement plan offers our employees the opportunity to planahead for a strong financial future well beyond their working years. 

AboutCetera Financial Group:

Throughits multiple distinct firms, Cetera offers independent and institutions-basedadvisors the benefits of a large, established broker-dealer and registeredinvestment adviser, while serving advisors and institutions in a way that iscustomized to their needs and aspirations. Advisor support resources offeredthrough Cetera include award-winning wealth management and advisory platforms,comprehensive broker-dealer and registered investment adviser services,practice management support and innovative technology.

"CeteraFinancial Group" refers to the network of retail independentbroker-dealers encompassing, among others, Cetera Advisors, CeteraAdvisor Networks, Cetera Financial Institutions, Cetera FinancialSpecialists, First Allied Securities, and SummitBrokerage Services.

CeteraFinancial Group is committed to providing an equal employment opportunity forall applicants and employees. For us, this is the only acceptable way to dobusiness. Accordingly, all employment decisions at the Cetera Financial Group,including those relating to hiring, promotion, transfers, benefits,compensation, and placement, will be made without regard to race, color,ancestry, national origin, citizenship, age, physical and/or mental disability,medical condition, pregnancy, genetic characteristics, religion, religiousdress and/or grooming, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexualorientation, marital status, U.S. military status, political affiliation, orany other class protected by state and/or federal law.

PleaseNote:Cetera does not accept unsolicited Agency resumes. Any unsolicited resumesreceived from Agencies will be considered property of Cetera unlessspecifically requested by Human Resources.  Unsolicited resumes will beineligible for referral fees. 

Primary Location: US-CA-El Segundo
Work Locations:
Job: Marketing
Organization: Cetera Financial Group
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Jan 3, 2020, 9:43:58 PM