Senior Marketing Associate/Assistant Marketing Manager

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Franklin Templeton Investments
  • 20 Mar 18 2018-03-20

At Franklin Templeton Investments, we are dedicated to delivering strong results and exceptional service to clients, team members and business partners. Over 9,000 employees working in 60 offices around the world are dedicated to servicing investment solutions for our clients in more than 150 countries. For over 65 years, our success has been a direct result of the talent, skills and persistence of our people.

Our Sales and Marketing department in Hong Kong is looking for either a Senior Marketing Associate or Assistant Marketing Manager to assist and support various exciting initiatives for the Vice President for Marketing in the Greater China team.

Senior Marketing Associate/Assistant Marketing Manager

What are the ongoing responsibilities of this position?

  • Drive the strategy and execution of marketing initiatives to support the growth of business in Greater China region, primarily Hong Kong and China
  • Prepare marketing materials - fund factsheets, market commentaries, sales flyers, fund presentation, etc.
  • Work with agencies and vendors on advertising and promotional campaigns, including creative development and media planning
  • Provide ideas and participate in marketing campaigns and development of digital marketing and social media initiatives
  • Work with global counterparties on Hong Kong and China’s website maintenance
  • Organize marketing events, partners’ sponsored events to support the Greater China business
  • Coach junior members on day-to-day marketing tasks

What qualifications, skills and experience would help someone to be successful?

  • A Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Communications, Marketing, Economics, Finance or English
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in marketing for asset management/investment management or in related industries (Job title will differ according to years of relevant experience)
  • SFC License Type 1 is a plus
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English and Chinese
  • Proficiency in Mandarin is a plus
  • Experience in organizing marketing events preferred
  • Strong communication, organizational and analytical skills
  • Ability to think outside the box and provide fresh ideas
  • Ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines
  • Team player but able to work independently as well
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Word, Powerpoint and Excel etc.
  • Proficiency in design tools such as AI, In-Design and Photoshop, etc. is a plus


What makes Franklin Templeton Investments unique?

In addition to the dynamic and professional environment at Franklin Templeton, we strive to ensure that our employees have access to a competitive and valuable set of Total Rewards—the mix of both monetary and non-monetary rewards provided to you in recognition for your time, talents, efforts, and results.

We believe that being a good corporate citizen is good business. To us, corporate citizenship means being accountable, serving our clients, being an employer of choice, managing our environmental impact, and supporting our communities. An emphasis on corporate citizenship is embedded in our culture and values, and is an important element of how we achieve success.

We are also committed to your learning and development with resources focused around Experience, Exposure, and Education, to help you achieve your professional development goals. Take some time to, meet some of our people, and see what it means to say, “I AM Franklin Templeton.”

Franklin Templeton Investments values diversity in its workforce and welcomes employees from different backgrounds, generations, capabilities, cultural identification, sexual orientations, and gender expression, in addition to other attributes that contribute to a truly diverse and inclusive community.

We regret that only short-listed candidates will be notified.