Marketing Director

Job description

Marketing Director - Americas

FlexTrade Systems

Founded in 1996, FlexTrade Systems is the global leader in high performance, multi asset order and execution management solutions.

FlexTrade introduced the first trading system that enabled clients to control and customize their proprietary algorithms while maintaining the confidentiality of their trading strategies via a vendor-provided, broker-neutral platform.

Our worldwide client base spans more than 175 buy- and sell-side institutions, including investment banks, hedge funds, asset managers, commodity trading advisors and institutional brokers.

Located in Great Neck, NY with offices in North America, Europe and Asia, FlexTrade maintains an experienced staff of developers, programmers, strategists and product specialists, who work hand-in-hand with our clients' technologists and traders to break new ground in the field of electronic trading.

We offer competitive salaries, bonuses and a comprehensive benefits package.

The Team

The Global Marketing Organization at FlexTrade is a fast-growing team and vital function of our business. We are a group of ‘get it done’ builders and visionaries that are client-focused and strategically minded. Although we are a small team, we leverage our cross-functional expertise to deliver quality campaigns to our stakeholders from strategy through execution. We strive for our campaigns and projects to be remarkable.

About You

You are lover of all things marketing and strategy. You like to solve complex problems by using equal parts creativity, intuition, and data. You are on top of the latest marketing trends and understand how to bring the greatest ideas back down to the ground. This role is for the candidate that wants to take work into his/her hands and add value to the businesses they support. This person is not a cog in a wheel but a strategist and implementation partner. A little bit demand generation and some product marketing mixed in depending on business priorities. You may not have all the answers, but you are willing to go the extra mile. Does this sound like you?

Requirements

Requirements

  • At least 4 years as a marketing manager or director a financial technology firm (preferred) or financial institution.
  • Entrepreneurial mind-set and an ability to adapt and prioritize self-sufficiently
  • Ability to successfully partner with a broad range of regional colleagues from sales, product, and marketing
  • Experience in developing effective marketing plans and coordinating execution with other regional marketing teams and creative agencies
  • Planning and execution of modern marketing channels including: social media, content, and digital marketing (platforms, calendaring, collaboration, and execution).
  • Strong project management skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to drive lead generation, explore creative ways to engage with our clients, and campaign management with minimal guidance.
  • Experience in managing digital campaigns and tracking metrics
  • Ability to multi-task in a time-pressured environment
  • Experience in working remotely– with direct and dotted-lined reporting structures
  • Experience in creating marketing collateral, both traditional and digital
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Flexibility to Travel

Does this sound like you? We would love to hear from you. You can apply on the link on this page and we will get back to you as soon as we are able. For more information visit http://flextrade.com or follow us on twitter and LinkedIn for the latest updates.


FlexTrade Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by law.