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Email Marketing Specialist
Ref No.: 18-00926
Location: Greenville, North Carolina
Position Type:Right to Hire
Start Date: 01/26/2018
Title: Email Marketing Specialist
Location: Itasca, IL
Duration: 3 Month Contract to Hire
Rate/Salary: Open DOE
Start: ASAP

Looking to work in a
fast paced, high energy, agency environment? My client is looking for an Email Marketing Specialist that will focus on digital platforms such as email. The Email Marketing Specialist is responsible for delivery or our clients email campaigns. This involves project management of the requirements. Hands-on management and execution of email marketing programs from creation through deployment and reporting. This includes ownership of the setup, managing vendors and review of recurring and triggered email communications for our clients. Additionally, this individual maintains a current understanding of email marketing best practices and applies them to the execution of client email campaigns.
This is a hands-on role working with small teams and vendors to ensure our client email campaigns are flawless. This involves testing and QA of the program before it is released into production.

  • Hands on management and execution of HTML/CSS Development for email templates, external and website content.
  • Building email campaigns, data selection, and quality assurance of all outbound campaigns and assets using marketing automation tools.
  • Building process around how the team is engaged / work flow.
  • Constant communication of status and deliverables.
  • Experience with how to design a campaign email including readability.
  • Has experience with text campaigns and best practices
  • Performs day-to-day email marketing managing of clients email campaign requirements. This includes: email campaign set-up, scheduling, testing, tagging and deployment of one-time, recurring, triggered and dynamic content-driven campaigns.
  • Troubleshoot technical issues related to HTML templates, list segmentation and other aspects of email execution, as required.
  • Stays abreast of and recommends email marketing best practices with coding, design an testing of email campaigns
  • Managing execution, vendors, requirements, changes,
  • Understands best practices on how to setup mobile response email for multiple devices.


  • Working knowledge of HTML5, CSS3 is required. Must be able to review code HTML emails
  • Experience using email service providers, QC tools Silverpop, Exact Target, Mindfire, HubSpot, Litmus). Certification in SalesForce Marketing Cloud a Plus. and marketing automation platforms and their associated tools and scripting languages (
  • Expert in setting up email campaigns
  • Deployment configuration, and quality assurance & testing
  • Extensive experience with responsive and mobile design and other web development techniques
  • Proficient importing and exporting data in a variety of formats and a variety of tools or custom scripts
  • Understanding of email deliverability, bounce management, IP management and reputation management. Monitor delivery of Emails to ensure nothing is blocked.
  • Experience in QA/QC reviews and other activities to ensure the accuracy and timeliness of email deployments
  • Ability to stay on top of email marketing trends, best practices, technologies, including mobile and responsive design and CAN-SPAM laws
  • Ability to multi-task between concurrent assignments, prioritize effectively, and adapt quickly to changing priorities, assignments, and roles. Must work well under client pressure
  • Solid leadership and communication skills

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Marketing or other related degree from an accredited university or college, or demonstrated technical knowledge and equivalent work experience.
If interested and qualified, please send an updated copy of your resume to