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McKinsey Digital - Digital Marketing Operations Expert - Asia Pacific
Who you’ll work with

You’ll work with our Marketing & Sales practice in one of our offices in Asia.

As a part of this practice, you’ll focus on developing marketing and sales strategies for leading companies of all major industries, including consumer goods, financial services, retail, telecommunications, and logistics. Our clients benefit from our experience in core areas of marketing such as branding, customer insights, marketing ROI, digital marketing, CLM pricing, and sales and channel management.

What you’ll do

You will work with client teams to assess, strategize, and implement data, analytics, and marketing technology solutions to solve our clients' business problems.

You will provide a distinctive level of subject matter expertise on how to execute and activate digital marketing strategies for customer acquisition, customer engagement, and personalization. You’ll work directly with consulting teams to conduct assessments of client digital marketing capabilities and performance, playing a significant role in team problem solving through the findings and insights from diagnostics and assessments.

You will drive strategy and the development of specific approaches to drive customer acquisition, engagement, loyalty, and cross-sell. Additionally, you’ll guide clients on technology solution choices, selection criteria and vendor trade-offs. You will define the implications to the client operating model, new roles and org implications, and define operating processes.

You’ll have the opportunity to lead the cross functional implementation of initiatives, technologies, and campaigns together with clients and their agencies. In this role, you will support the development of playbooks, standards, governance, and processes to help develop client capabilities. You will play the role of agile coach or “marketing scrum master” to develop and implement test & learn programs for clients.

Leveraging your expertise, you’ll help to advance McKinsey’s overall knowledge base by contributing to and expanding our diagnostic and assessment toolkit and approach. You will need to develop new frameworks, approaches and techniques in addition to building on existing ones. You’ll operate as part of a wider firm community, supporting the development of both the digital marketing operations team as well as greater understanding of marketing technology, data driven marketing, and marketing analytics in the consulting population.

  • Undergraduate degree and excellent academic record required; master’s or other advanced degree preferred
  • 5 to 10 years experience executing and/or leading digital marketing programs for digital agencies or client marketing organizations
  • Strong focus on customer acquisition, digital media, cross channel campaign management, personalization, data management, and digital analytics
  • Deep understanding of how to use digital marketing channels, techniques, and operating models (eg: org, processes, capabilities, client/agency engagement)
  • Ability plan, lead, and execute campaigns and programs across digital media (including programmatic), search, email, marketing automation, content marketing, personalization, social media, and mobile
  • Experience with digital analytics techniques and technologies (eg: Omniture, attribution platforms, marketing data marts)
  • Experience using ad tech and marketing tech platforms (eg: ad server, tag management, search bid management, DMP, DSP, web analytics, attribution, social media management)
  • Ability to assess and optimize processes, standards, governance, marketing organization structure
  • Deep understanding of the digital marketing and advertising technology ecosystem
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to communicate with senior marketing leaders and C-level executives
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively – both in writing and verbally – in English and the local office language(s)
  • Willingness to travel

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