Director, International Marketing Strategy

About the position

Who we seek:

Do you love marketing that drives customer engagement, business revenue growth and financial outcomes?

Do you want to work in a startup environment within a large, stable company?

Are you ready to drive some of our company’s key strategic initiatives?

Do you recognize the importance of a strong organizational culture and can motivate a fast-paced, results-oriented team that is technology enabled, without regard for organizational reporting lines?

If so, we may have an exciting new opportunity for you at Prudential.

The Customer Office at Prudential is a team that merges the entrepreneurial spirit of a start-up with the stability of one of the world's most established financial services companies to deliver best in class experiences to our customers. It’s an exciting and engaging environment with an agile mindset where team-members are encouraged to expand their skills, test creative boundaries, share new ideas, and, most importantly, have fun.

Prudential is seeking a Director of International Marketing Strategy who will work in concert with the Customer Office CMO and Strategy Head to develop and execute high impact strategies across Prudential’s international products and businesses that will result in better financial outcomes for Prudential and its customers.

This role will be part of a cross-functional team responsible for providing vital connectivity to our US Customer Office teams while simultaneously helping to expand our efforts in international markets. This will require taking a consultative approach to make strategic recommendations for marketing setup and growth plans that may vary by region. This includes building and overseeing regional resources responsible for executing against that strategy. Focus will be across all aspects of marketing, such as marketing, strategy, content, campaigns, customer segmentation, analytics, and operations.

To be successful, the individual must be highly enterpreneurial, be able to connect dots, be highly flexible and remain calm under pressure. Equally critical will be the individual’s interest in learning as much as possible about what engages our customers and putting that information to use in providing them with better financial tools and solutions. If you are selected for this role, you will get to work in an exciting startup environment, be encouraged to expand your skills, test your creative boundaries, share new ideas, and most importantly - have fun.

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead the development of Prudential’s international marketing strategy in partnership with businesses and teams across international markets
  • Partner and consult with geographically diverse cross-functional teams containing members from the global Prudential enterprise to develop recommendations, and execute strategic marketing capabilities, campaigns and programs
  • Identify and work with capability vendors and partners, as needed, to accomplish goals
  • Optimize programs through an on-going testing and data driven segmentation process, integrating with Marketing Analytics partners to design testing and measure results
  • ~25% Travel
Qualifications
  • 7+ years of marketing, consulting, and strategy experience, specifically in financial services and/or internet enabled businesses
  • Experience leading international projects and teams
  • Prior experience managing B2B, B2B2C and/or B2C programs that involved cross-business management and driving roadmap for marketing sites
  • Proven cross-functional leadership experience, with proven results driven both directly and through partners
  • Must be a self-starter, who can effectively work both independently and as part of a team
  • Strong collaboration skills, which allow for successful partnership across functional teams and with all levels of the organization
  • Ability to connect dots and streamline content and delivery mechanisms
  • Strong user experience/design sense; interest in marketing and customer engagement; awareness of marketing automation and CRM tools
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, especially while in presence of executive leadership; expert in MS Office Suite (e.g., Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Curious and innovative mindset that inspires those around them (regardless of level) to be creative and try new things

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 www.prudential.com 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.

Note that this posting is intended for individual applicants. Search firms or agencies should email Staffing at staffingagencies@prudential.com for more information about doing business with Prudential.