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Director, Intermediary Metrics and Insight

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About Prudential: With more than $1.2 trillion in assets under management, $3.5 trillion in life insurance policies in force, offices around the globe, and a 140-year record of stability and success, Prudential has built a reputation as a leader in global financial services. Prudential Annuities, a division of Prudential, provides innovative retirement solutions to help financial professionals grow their business and ensure that their clients meet their retirement income needs. Our continued success derives from the quality, integrity and diversity of our associates. We are proud to be recognized as a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and individuals. Job Description: We are seeking a marketing metrics and insights leader who is highly analytical, self-motivated and intellectually curious to join the Individual Solutions Group Marketing & Customer Insights (MCXI) team supporting Individual Solutions Group (ISG), Individual Life Insurance (ILI) and Annuities businesses. Reporting to the VP of Metrics and Insights, the Director, Intermediary Metrics is responsible for the development of the intermediary analytical efforts and insights across both businesses. You will define “metrics that matter” for the MXCI, ILI and Annuities, and provide vision and leadership to a team of professionals who will deliver metrics and insights to the ISG MCXI and ILI & Annuities business teams. You will enable, analyze and share insights on the required analytics to support the organization’s strategies. Role will be responsible for developing and constantly improving reporting, analytics and insights around marketing campaigns; identifying and delivering required data/analytics to inform and support full range of activities, including but not limited to; campaign design, channel adoption/usage, segmentation, product launches, path analysis and testing. Responsibilities:
  • Implement a formal insight loop to leverage and socialize intermediary insights and learnings for all MCXI projects, initiatives, product launches, marketing campaigns, etc. across both businesses, in order to build a foundation, enable connections, measure results, share insights, identify new opportunities, and continuously learn.
  • Identifying and rolling out new tools designed to have users directly have access to insights to self-serve.
  • Working with internal stakeholders across the organization to develop, manage and refine the ”metrics that matter” for intermediaries. Responsibilities include assessing the data, software, and reporting needs of individuals within the marketing organization, and developing what will ultimately be our marketing analytic structure, including a marketing dashboard. This will involve working with various members of IT and BI. Will also be responsible for looking across the organization, leveraging existing resources and acting as champion for new resources when necessary.
  • Providing insight and recommendations to senior leadership on intermediary efforts and identifying and sharing key learnings across businesses.
  • Understanding the Voice of the Intermediary for both businesses by partnering with the Customer Experience Organization and supporting the creation of intermediary personas or segmentation.
  • Developing and evolving reports/dashboards/scorecards that enable insights at various levels of MCXI organization. They should highlight key business/channel metrics and performance against established goals.
  • Coordinating the development and implementation with other areas of the organization on various aspects of marketing programs (product, investments, channel, project management, etc.) as it relates to intermediated efforts
  • Coordinating with cross functional stakeholders (Ad Agency, LEAP initiatives, USCO) that are needed as part of an overall marketing dashboard, but would be sourced in the areas mentioned. Will provide analytic insight as well.
  • Responsible for planning and impelementation of large projects or marketing activities supporting objectives for revenue, volume, profit, customer satisfaction, retention, etc. These would be specific initiatives which are analytics and insights intensive but contribute to our overall goals with intermediaries. An example might be the evaluation, selection, and implementation of a solution designed to analyze our social media efforts or other parts of the digital strategy designed to reach out to intermediaries.
  • Develops objectives and strategies as well as monitoring performance of results related to intermediary efforts for specialized programs.
  • Partner with vendors to enhance current reporting capabilities and identify/define future state of analytic framework as it relates to intermediary metrics and insights.

Supporting intermediary segmentation efforts to enable effective targeting. This is a much larger effort that will rely on this individual's ability to identify and assess our current intermediary marketing strategies, determine which segments are of most interest from a marketing perspective, and aid in developing a more robust schema for our marketing initiatives to Financial Professionals.

  • Bachelor's degree required; MBA preferred.
  • 7+ years of marketing (or similar) measurement and insights experience; minimum of 3 years managing and developing direct reports (performance management, hiring, coaching, development).
  • Strong consultative advisory skills and a proven track record of execution.
  • Strategic planner. Ability to take large scale projects and drive to implementation.
  • An understanding of the financial services category is a plus, as is experience with multiple distribution models, specifically third-party intermediaries and direct to consumer.
  • Experience using agile methodologies to deliver products and technologies.
  • Firm understanding and experience with data management and transformation, including platform integration (segment profiles, leads data, DSPs, DMPs, CRM). Experience with tag management, test/optimization platforms, web analytics tools, data visualization, analytics/BI tools, and big data platforms such as hadoop.
  • A thorough understanding of the marketing analytics ecosystem and evolving landscape and a clear point of view of how to categorize, measure, and analyze disparate data to draw meaningful conclusions and recommendations.
  • A leader who can command presence and build relationships across the organization.
  • Able to clearly articulate complex technologies and concepts to stakeholders.
  • Proven ability in building processes and systems within a matrixed organizational structure.
Why Work at Prudential? Prudential is a company of smart, ambitious professionals working together across a multitude of disciplines. Together, we are building a better financial future for our customers and our communities around the globe.
  • Fortune 100 company with exceptional organizational and brand recognition
  • One of the top asset management firms within the Financial industry
  • Competitive salary, bonuses, benefits, and Paid Time Off
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company matching & a pension program
  • An inclusive culture that strongly believes in community engagement and volunteerism

Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services.

We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit to learn more about our values, our history and our brand.

Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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