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Assistant Marketing Manager, Lending

Toronto, Canada
Digital Commerce Marketing

Job Description

Assistant Marketing Manager, Lending
The Proprietary Card Services (Prop CS) Marketing team is a dynamic, fast-paced environment and is focused on driving the best experiences and products for our Cardmembers. Lending continues to be an area of focus to drive lending and revenue growth for the business. The Assistant Marketing Manager, Lending Product will be a key member of the lending team and will assist with the launch of a lending product this year.
In this team, you will work closely with a group of partners that span local and central teams to deliver products and services that are relevant and exciting to our Cardmembers.  You will contribute to the development of product strategy, build alignment, create and manage project structure and flawlessly execute everything you own. You will focus on enhancing customer experience and redefining processes to make it easier for customers and internal partners. You will be a valued contributor to the team, focusing on product and internal partner management as well as execute seamless campaigns to ensure a best-in-class experience for our customers.
You have great relationship building skills and are always excited to expand your network. Your philosophy is rooted in bringing and maintaining the best possible products and services for your customers. You like process and can get excited about figuring out how something works and then make it better. You like challenge and see set-backs as an opportunity to reevaluate your approach. Most of all, you want to contribute to a team that will create a meaningful customer experience that in turn drives profit for the business.
Job Qualifications
Project Management – champion an initiative and get it done
  • Ability to take an initiative from conception through implementation and evaluation
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Organized and logical approach to workload
Relationship Management – Build a common vision between business stakeholders in order to drive portfolio/business strategy
  • Influence to gain initial stakeholder buy-in
  • Manage and lead stakeholders and contributors throughout project and campaigns
  • Drive support and ensure alignment during changes and adjustments to strategy
Analytics into Strategy – Interpret internal and external data identify opportunities and recommend business strategy.
  • Identifying current and future consumer needs
  • Understand competitor offerings and threats
  • Translate external influences (regulatory, technology, economic & consumer trends) into opportunities or threats
  • Analyze size of opportunity for new products
  • Assess financials / business case for new product
Drives Results – move with speed and create followership and vision to get the job done            
  • Leads with a sense of urgency and is persistent in meeting objectives
  • Motivates others to act with timeliness and defines success


Required Skills:
Minimum 2 years’ experience in:
  • Ability to manage multiple complex project simultaneously
  • Ability to organize other people and meet deadlines
    • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills
  • Selecting, reviewing, analyzing diverse data sets related to business performance (e.g. financial performance, business process optimization)
  • Interpretation of complex data in order to develop business cases
    • Strong relationship management, influencing and collaboration skills
This will include:
  • Consumer financial services (Cards, Rewards) experience a plus
  • Proven analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Comfortable with ambiguity
  • Proficient in Excel, Visio and Power Point and be comfortable with the rest of the Microsoft Office suite
Bachelors University degree required
•     MBA or MA specializing in Marketing, Economics or Finance would be considered an asset

ReqID: 18014037
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Sep 10, 2018, 3:14:10 PM