Marketing Communications Manager
Tell us about your role.
I devise and then lead delivery of the communications strategy in line with our broader marketing plan and business strategy. This involves taking a detailed, multi-channel approach that targets advisers and paraplanners in a way that will help us increase customer numbers and the value of assets under administration on the platform.
Tell us a bit about your background.
I joined AJ Bell in July 2014 as a Marketing Communications Executive, progressed in my career to Senior Marketing Communications Executive and then to my current position, Marketing Communications Manager.
What’s the most enjoyable thing about your job?
The constant growth and change within the business means that every month is different, which is both challenging and enjoyable. I have the opportunity to propose new ideas and implement new approaches which, creatively, is very satisfying.
What’s the most challenging thing about working at AJ Bell?
The online investment platform industry may seem daunting to individuals who do not have a technical understanding of it, but AJ Bell is brilliant at providing training and practical opportunities to develop your technical knowledge and skills.
How would you describe the working environment?
There are vibrant areas for collaboration, breaks and social events, plus well equipped training spaces and meeting rooms. The free gym is brilliant – equipped with everything you need for weight training to HIIT sessions plus a mix of classes to choose from in the morning, afternoon and evening.