Akamai Technologies, Inc. Global Brand & Campaigns - Senior Marketing Program Specialist in New York, New York

Global Brand & Campaigns - Senior Marketing Program Specialist

New York, United States


Jun 25, 2018 Post Date

013022 Requisition #

The Senior Marketing Program Specialist, Global Brand & Campaigns works closely with the VP, Global Brand & Campaigns, coordinating strategic implementation and providing ongoing operational governance for teams across brand and messaging, campaign planning, digital media and creative development and execution. The Senior Marketing Program Specialist will help develop and drive the priorities for marketing integration and improvement. This includes enabling, managing, and monitoring collaboration and performance optimization across program results, process and technology.

The Senior Marketing Program Specialist also works closely with the Marketing Operations, Enablement, and Finance teams on process, training, budget management, reporting, and analytics for the Brand & Campaigns team.

The role requires strategic acumen and operational experience. It requires a structured approach to prioritization, problem solving, and identifying opportunities for communication and process improvement. Success will depend on effective, collaborative, and cross functional alignment of priorities and workstreams, as well as delivery against goals and objectives.

This is an ideal position for someone who is strategic and detail oriented, with experience driving operational plans and processes, who wants to take big leap putting these skills to work across a large multi-faceted, global marketing team.


  • Coordinate internal and external resources to support strategic integration across brand, messaging, campaign, and program development (creative & media).

  • Manage a robust marketing measurement approach that addresses reputation/brand activities, efficient lead generation, and creative effectiveness.

  • Communicate effectively with all stakeholders regarding strategy, program overview, timeline, requirements, measurement, and optimization

  • Manage the day-to-day coordination between internal teams

  • Monitor critical marketing reporting mechanisms, including automated dashboards and reports

  • Oversee Brand & Campaigns planning, budgeting, and reconciliation processes

  • Provide ongoing strategic and operational support and thought leadership to VP, Global Brand & Campaigns

About the Team

Akamai’s Brand & Campaigns Team is responsible for elevating Akamai’s Brand, Messaging, and Creative in order to accelerate relevance and awareness among key audiences and influencers and accelerating Akamai’s marketing effectiveness by leveraging digital media, data, technology, insights, and streamlined processes to make marketing more efficient and effective.

Required Education and Experience

Applicants must meet one of the following education and experience requirements:

  • 5 years of relevant experience and a Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent or

  • 3 years of relevant experience and a Master’s degree

Required Skills

  • Experience in a large, preferably enterprise B2B, marketing environment

  • Excellent organizational, planning and project management skills

  • Ability to develop strong relationships and build credibility within the organization

  • Excellent computer skills, including proficiency with Word, PowerPoint and Excel

Desired Skills

  • Ability to absorb direction and input to develop effective solutions that will achieve organizational goals

  • Ability to perform in a team environment managing multiple deadline-driven projects

  • Leadership skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with colleagues and vendors at all levels to meet business goals

  • Continuous improvement orientation

  • Global experience a plus

About Akamai Technologies

Akamai is the global leader in Content Delivery Network (CDN) services, making the Internet business ready—fast, reliable, and secure—for its customers. The company's advanced web performance, mobile performance, cloud security and media delivery solutions are revolutionizing how businesses optimize consumer, enterprise and entertainment experiences for any device, anywhere. Headquartered in Cambridge, MA, Akamai has offices around the world and operates the most pervasive, highly distributed CDN—with more than 200,000 servers in 110 or more countries—delivering up to 30% of all Web traffic. Learn more atwww.akamai.com/careers.

Akamai is a growing, and evolving, company with offices and operations around the world. As such, we strive to foster inclusive and representative workplaces where all employees are wholly welcome, and enabled to share and benefit from each other’s diverse contributions, as one global team. Our commitment to diversity reaches beyond our corporate offices, to our business partners and suppliers who share the same principles, and whose employees we value as integral to the Akamai business family. Learn more atwww.akamai.com/diversity.