Production Associate (LAM)
Lazard Asset Management now operates from 22 cities across 16 countries. Our investment personnel manage US $211.5 billion across a wide range of global, regional and country-specific strategies - both traditional and alternative - in listed equity and fixed income. At Lazard Asset Management, we pride ourselves in balancing the feel of a small firm with the scale of a large global organization.
The Central Marketing Services group is currently seeking a Production Associate to produce and update marketing materials. While the focus will initially be on routine product materials, the scope of the role should grow as more and more materials are automated. Tech-savviness (and experience with Seismic) will be key to helping speed this evolution in the team. Primary job responsibilities include but are not limited to: Produce quarterly and monthly product support materials (focused on various investment vehicles across institutional and intermediary channels).
Ensure the accuracy of all content as well as consistency with firm style and brand.
Copy-edit and fact check product support collateral.
Help automate the production of standard marketing collateral by building and managing templates in Seismic.
Help identify operational issues and opportunities across the wider team and develop creative ways to rectify them, lobbying for change where required.
Support initiatives to help streamline/standardize marketing collateral across and within distribution channels.
Develop highly collaborative relationships with all areas of the organization to ensure delivery of timely, high quality materials that support business growth, investor retention and asset goals.
Requirements: Excellent organizational and time- and project-management skills; ability to keep oneself on track in a fast-paced, high-volume environment
Analytical, proactive problem solver able not only to identify areas for improvement but also to address them
Keen attention to detail and an eye for quality
Focus on teamwork and collaboration
Proficient in MS PowerPoint, Excel and Word required (including creation of presentations and graphs)
Experience with Seismic, Workfront, Adobe InDesign, and Salesforce CRM desired
Basic Qualifications: Bachelor's degree
Strong communication and presentation skills
At least 2-3 years of experience in a marketing operations or similar role within asset management or financial services