Text of Creative Careers Week Careers in Digital Marketing
Creative Careers Week Careers in Digital Marketing
About me Mickael Paris Head of Digital Marketing at Standard Life Previous roles: Digital Manager at Skyscanner Business development executive at Maxymiser Marketing assistant at CPS technologies @MickScotland
Who is Standard Life? Created 1825 8,500 employees in UK, Europe, North America and Asia One of the Fortune Global 500's largest companies by revenue 6,000,000 customers 254 billion assets under management
Question time What is digital marketing?
The promotion of products or brands via electronic media and there are a lot of media
Why is it important? E-commerce is the fastest growing retail market in Europe, with sales in the UK, Germany, France, Sweden, The Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Spain expected to reach a combined total of 111.2 bn in 2014.
Digital Marketing - a good career choice
What does it mean for you? The online sector is expanding and fast recruiting. Online marketing isnt just one discipline. Whether youre more left or right brain, creative or a data geek, there will be a job for you. Although the sector is recruiting fast, job competition is always increasing and getting experience sooner rather than later is important.
Some of the roles that might be of interest Online marketer: SEO PPC Affiliate marketing Email marketer Digital strategist Web Analyst/Scientist eCRM manager User experience User experience designer User experience researcher Web Designer Web developer Customer Experience Optimisation manager (CXO)
But what is it we actually do?
Think about what a typical customer journey looks like Traffic acquisition Brand awareness Brand consideration Retention Conversion Service