Marketing Early Career Program (start September 2024)

Graduate Roles Houston, Texas


 

 

Marketing Early Career Program

(Start September 2024)

Location: Houston, TX

About Argus 

  
Argus is the leading independent provider of market intelligence to the global energy and commodity markets. We offer essential price assessments, news, analytics, consulting services, data science tools and industry conferences to illuminate complex and opaque commodity markets. Headquartered in London with over 1,400 staff, Argus is an independent media organization with 30 offices in the world’s principal commodity trading hubs.  
Companies, trading firms and governments in 160 countries around the world trust Argus data to make decisions, analyze situations, manage risk, facilitate trading and for long-term planning. Argus prices are used as trusted benchmarks around the world for pricing transportation, commodities and energy.  Founded in 1970, Argus remains a privately held UK-registered company owned by employee shareholders and global growth equity firm General Atlantic. 
Argus Media is committed to ensuring career and personal growth for all its staff and provides extensive training and career development opportunities, as well as participation in employee-led initiatives, including a women’s network.  Our core values are Excellence, Integrity, Partnership and Inclusivity. 
 
We are seeking a passionate and bright person who recently graduated from college (2023-2024) and is looking to learn and start their marketing career within a global organization. 
  
In our two-year early career program, you will have the opportunity to work across several marketing disciplines including Marketing Operations, Creative Marketing, Product Marketing and Regional Marketing. The placement within each team will be roughly six months long so you can develop a full understanding of what the team does and get involved with projects and the day-to-day work. You will benefit from being exposed to career opportunities which offer a rich and varied career for intellectually curious and commercially driven minds. You will need to be flexible, adaptable, and able to work in a fast-paced environment. 
 
In program, you will: 
  • Have the opportunity to work in four different functions within marketing.
  • Have a mentor in each function to help guide and support you in your learning and career goals.
  • Gain hands-on experience working alongside teams of passionate people.
  • Have access to industry training through LinkedIn Learning and Mennta (industry knowledge) training programs.
  • Gain access to company benefits and be rewarded with an attractive starting salary, along with salary step increases throughout the program.
  
Role and Responsibilities 
  
  • Liaise with internal marketing stakeholders, gaining an understanding of their requirements.
  • Support marketing teams to develop and run their programs that drive marketing KPI’s.
  • Create marketing content, with guidance and supervision.
  • On occasion, join and support live conferences and forums.
  • Learn to use world-class marketing and sales tools and techniques.
  • Work within the realms of business data and use business data manipulation and visualisation tools gaining knowledge of how they support Marketing KPI’s.
  • Work with the automation team develop automated marketing programs.
  • Work within the Web, SEO and Paid media teams supporting the delivery of their programs.
  • Achieve and exceed agreed personal targets.
  
Skills and Experience 
  
  • Ability to learn quickly, multi-task and to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Creative thinker
  • Strong research and analytical skills, strongly numerate.
  • Fluency in English. Other languages are an advantage
  • Self­­-motivating, well-organised, and inquisitive by nature
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Benefits 
Our rapidly growing, award-winning business offers a dynamic environment for talented, entrepreneurial professionals to achieve results and grow their careers. Argus recognizes and rewards successful performance and as an Investor in People, we promote professional development and retain a high-performing team committed to building our success.     
  • Competitive salary with bonus 
  • Hybrid work model
  • Flexible working environment
  • Group medical, dental and vision plans
  • Company paid short term and long-term disability and life insurance plan
  • Group 401(k) safe harbor retirement plan with a 6% company match
  • 20 vacation days your first year, up to a maximum of 30 days
  • Subsidized gym membership
  • Extensive internal and external training
     
  
How to Apply 
  
Application Deadline:June 28, 2024 
Assessment Day in Houston:July 1st and 2nd, 2024 (please keep this date free) 
  

Argus Media is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. Equal Employment Opportunity Posters If you’d like to view a copy of the company’s affirmative action plan or policy statement, please contact us. 
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