Penn Foster B2B Customer Marketing Specialist in Boston, Massachusetts
Penn Foster is a leading education technology company working to bridge the gap between education and economic opportunity. We empower over 250,000 individuals each year to attain training and education that increases their earning potential and we help organizations thrive by ensuring that their workforces are skilled to meet evolving business needs. The company partners with employers, educational institutions, and human services organizations to design and deliver digital and blended-learning programs that attract, upskill, and retrain workers. Penn Foster trains for America?s fastest-growing professions across healthcare, manufacturing, transportation, and veterinary health while also providing foundational skill development through the largest adult high school in the country.
We are growing quickly and continue to increase our business customers every day, helping them to train their workers so they can compete in high-demand markets. We?re looking for an energetic, ambitious, creative, and customer-centric marketer who thrives in a fast-paced environment to join our team. As a Marketing Specialist on the B2B Customer Marketing team, you will develop and manage a variety of marketing campaigns designed to delight, engage, and help clients achieve success with Penn Foster. Your mission is to build a community of brand advocates, identify cross-sell and upsell opportunities, and support Penn Foster?s delivery of an excellent customer experience.
Essential Job Functions:
Create, distribute, and report on customer communications including cross-sell and upsell campaigns, onboarding and ongoing nurture campaigns, client newsletters, product updates
Develop content to enable clients in driving learner demand and awareness for their Penn Foster programs, including sales sheets, social content, and email templates; Consult with Penn Foster clients on how to best leverage this content to market their programs
Develop best practice resources, training videos, webinars, and guides to help clients achieve success with Penn Foster and ensure continued education and success throughout the relationship lifecycle
Manage Client Resource Centers in HubSpot, hosting relevant content by customer channel
Develop landing pages and microsites to support demand generation and enrollment process into clients? Penn Foster programs
Help lead gen marketing and sales meet business objectives through customer advocacy and co-marketing activities; develop case studies, manage library of client success stories, and collaborate with MarCom team to facilitate client PR and speaking opportunities
Manage B2B client surveys in collaboration with Market Research team to track NPS, client satisfaction, and outcomes; understand the Voice of the Customer and use it to drive improvements in the client experience
Collaborate cross-functionally with internal teams including client success, sales, and solutions engineering to build deep understanding of the customer journey and opportunities for growth
Prepare reports and help maintain our customer database and list segmentation
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
2-3 years of experience in a B2B marketing role is preferred; additional B2C marketing experience a plus
Customer-centric marketer with strong passion for serving and understanding customers
Ability to frame up ideas and communicate with leaders across the organization as well as with customers
Experience developing innovative email marketing strategies, testing and tracking campaigns, and iterating on what?s successful
Agency-like mindset with ability to build either customizable or repeatable processes for customer campaigns
Strong verbal and written communications skills and ability to build effective presentations
Strong interpersonal skills to nurture customer relationships and work with cross-functional teams
Genuine collaborative team player who wants to see others and themselves thrive
Excellent attention to detail and strong organizational skills
Strong interpersonal skills to help them nurture customer relationships and work with cross-functional teams
Analytical skills to determine marketing effectiveness and ROI of customer engagement efforts; uses data to drive decision-making
Strategic thinker that can see beyond the day-to-day grind to help reach marketing and sales goals, create a stronger brand, and improve the customer experience
Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment, often under tight deadlines
Exposure to education or corporate training industry is a plus; as is experience in SAAS organization
Working knowledge of HTML and CSS a plus
Experience with HubSpot marketing tools and Salesforce CRM a plus
At Penn Foster, we are dedicated to helping over 300,000 students each year achieve their goals through affordable, accessible, career-focused learning. Our mission has remained the same since 1890: to enhance the lives of our students and clients through the acquisition of skills and credentials that can help them work toward their career and life goals. Backed by Bain Capital Double Impact and together with our extensive partner network of leading employers, community-based organizations, and academic institutions, we close skills gaps and are building a workforce that?s prepared for the future job market. We aim to help businesses thrive by mobilizing their individual workers and energizing communities with opportunities for growth and progress. We are proud to play a role in the success of over 80% percent of our graduates that see improvement within their careers, as they inspire us to keep finding new ways to further our reach and broaden horizons. Join the Penn Foster movement and start working toward a better future today.
What We Offer:
We offer a competitive base salary, plus a robust benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, flexible spending, generous paid time off, sponsored volunteer opportunities, parking & commuter benefits, a 401K with a company match, plus free access to all of our online programs.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
At Penn Foster we are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We are committed to creating a work environment that embraces and celebrates diversity. We do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other status protected under federal, state, or local law.