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1 - 2 Years
Advertising Trade Marketeer
eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is an innovative leader in online classifieds with brands that span the globe. Our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities – whether it’s a job, an apartment, a sofa, a car, a concert ticket, financial services or new friends. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. People who want to connect and trade visit our sites because they’re fun, easy to use and built on trust.
About our company
Marktplaats, 2dehands and 2ememain are part of eBay and the eBay Classifieds Group (eCG). It combines the energy of a start-up with the resources of one of the leading technology companies in the world. We offer the top 500 advertisers relevant ways to connect and communicate with our 11 million monthly unique users, customized integrations and partnerships. Consumer and professional sellers offer a large and varied assortment of used and new products. But we want to go even further - we are constantly changing our platform to deliver the experience our customers love.
You will join a team that strives for the best every single day by teaming
In the young, dynamic and international Advertiser Success team, we are looking for an Advertising Trade Marketeer BeNeLux to join the team. This person creates the content to get our clients and prospects to say “yes” to the digital advertising propositions of Marktplaats, 2dehands and 2ememain.
To enable this, you are given the opportunity to define the B2B marketing plan, and shape how we grow our commercial impact with the right content and collateral that resonates with our customers. Your content enables attracting, growing and nurturing the top 100 advertisers of the BeNeLux and will be used by over 10+ media and PLA sales professionals to open doors and generates new business, or grow our existing business with A-brands (e.g. ANWB, Allianz, Ahold, Coolblue, Coca-Cola, Colruyt, Deutsche Telekom, ING, Renault, KPN, Proximus, Mercedes, Nationale Postcode Loterij and Wehkamp) and within key verticals (e.g. Automotive, Electronics, Finance & Insurance, FMCG, Housing, Retail & Telecom).
You are a digital B2B marketeer who is a rockstar communicator with a proven track record in B2B marketing, and who understands digital advertising. Naturally, to be effective in your communication, you will need to understand our advertising customers and their needs, review our propositions and digital advertising portfolio, comprehend sales processes, formulate customer pain points and creatively and convincingly link those to the solutions we offer in the way that it ‘clicks’ for our customers. You have a clear opinion on what we need to get a customer to say ‘yes’, and generate enthusiasm for our offering.
You do this by being inquisitive and facilitating discussion to get to the core of our propositions, building sales collateral to match this, generating customer (user, agency or advertiser) insights, building client cases, and generating awareness through PR. You’ll be responsible for researching and increasing the value perception of the advertising propositions on our platforms for our advertisers. You get energy from building client cases, using your creativity to create exposure via content and PR in business outlets (e.g. Adformatie, Emerce, Digimedia, MediaMarketing) and organizing events or attendance together with internal and external stakeholders (e.g. agency roadshows, round tables). You will need effective stakeholder management and project management skills as you will be working together with a broad set of people ranging from account managers, sales managers, advertiser’s success team and will be coordinating and collaborating with design and copywriting professionals, research agencies or internal marketing / research departments.
As part of the Advertising BeNeLux team, the Advertiser Success team is a multi-disciplinary team consisting of Demand & AdOps, Ad Tech, Yield and Data specialists who closely collaborate to shape and deliver our advertising propositions on a daily basis for advertiser’s success. We’re teaming up with each other and with the Advertising Sales Teams on a daily basis. Together we’re responsible for the advertising on our platform, and strive to make our customers king!
Build Sales Collateral to support the sales process
Define and drive the B2B marketing plan
Build slide decks and one-pagers for client industries, insights and advertising propositions
Own our communication to be clear & convincing and coordinate designers and copywriters
Generate Customer Insights & coordinate research
Search and define research topics of interest to our advertising customers
Collect, analyse and get to the right insights
Guide internal/external research to leverage in the sales process
Build Client Cases
Identifying potential gaps in proof points to persuade key decision makers in the right verticals
Spotting case opportunities to bridge those gaps in demonstrating the value of our propositions
Build cases to demonstrate our superb advertising propositions, together with our Account Managers, Online Demand Specialists and advertisers, worth to be presented on stage and winning awards with
Share the content & PR
Own the communication and B2B marketing agenda for advertising;
Generate exposure via industry channels (on- & offline), e.g. press releases, interviews, knowledge sharing.
Organise events and roadshows (when possible again)
Manage the business website and social media channels
Minimum 3 years experience in Trade Marketing or similar jobs, preferably in the digital advertising industry;
Bachelor Degree in Communication or Marketing
Rockstar communicator with experience in effective on- and offline marketing communication strategies
Able to work independently and within a group to manage several projects with tight deadlines and to push projects to completion
Excellent organizational, stakeholder and project management skills
Flexible way of working - able to cope with a fast-changing environment
Full Dutch & English professional proficiency (written and verbal) is required
Passionate about (digital) advertising and marketing, and the latest developments in our (advertising and e-commerce) industry
Flexible, kind, enthusiastic attitude with the willingness to walk the extra mile.
Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs.
We love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel Marktplaats/2dehands/2ememain is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about our Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/
People are the heart of the eBay Classifieds business, and their health and well-being are our first priority.
We continue to monitor local government guidance and partner closely with medical advisors to determine the safest and best next steps for everyone. As a result, most teams are working remotely, with a few teams able to collaborate in person with enhanced safety procedures. We will discuss the particular case for your region during the interview process. As a general rule, interviews will be completed remotely over video calls.
eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.