EY Marketing Manager - Maternity Leave Contract in All, Ireland

Title: Marketing Manager - Maternity Leave Contract

Location: IE-All-Dublin

Job Number: DUB002ZD

Marketing Manager

EY Dublin

Maternity cover contract

About the role

This role is a 12 month maternity cover contract within a busy marketing team. This role will be based in Dublin but will work closely with colleagues across the six offices of the Irish firm. We are seeking a highly skilled marketer, preferably with a professional services or similar background, with a proven track record of working in a fast paced environment and a history of delivering high quality marketing activity. The successful candidate will be expected to hit the ground running and will have a high degree of autonomy in delivering marketing activity.

Strategy and tactical planning

  • Understand the business strategy, service propositions, objectives and targets

  • Execute the marketing plan aligned to the firm’s growth strategy

  • Provide marketing guidance to senior stakeholders across the business to help support revenue targets

  • Develop and manage relationships with key external membership bodies and organisations

  • Demonstrate Return on Investment (ROI) for all marketing initiatives

Campaign management

  • Develop a series of multi-channel campaigns, online and off-line, to increase client engagement and build market reputation in priority areas

  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to develop local service offerings and programmes to address market needs

  • Develop a suite of client flagship events, seminars, forums and roundtables across service lines and sectors.

  • Manage relationship development programmes and targeted networks

  • Select and deploy relevant marketing activities driven by the global firm and adapt for the Irish market

  • Ensure that the website is up-to-date with relevant content relating to your campaigns

  • Work with subject-matter experts to develop Irish-specific thought leadership and publications

  • Copy write / edit materials for online and print marketing including ad campaigns, social posts and other content as required

  • Monitor and report the effectiveness and ROI of each campaign

Brand and communications

  • Understand brand and its role in effective execution of the firm’s marketing plan

  • Monitor the local marketplace and competitor positioning

  • Identify and manage strategic sponsorship opportunities

  • Ensure all brand and risk compliance policies are adhered to in all relevant outputs

  • Work with the communications team to drive key messages externally

  • Strengthen the internal brand of the marketing team through regular communications and active engagement with stakeholders

Marketing operations

  • Work within a marketing budget and negotiate costs with suppliers

  • Ensure CRM tools are updated and fully leveraged within the firm


  • Mentor and give direction to junior members of the marketing team

  • Provide support on performance management and development to team members

  • Build strong relationships with other functions such as BD, communications and design to share knowledge and develop best practice


Candidate profile

  • At least five years experience in a professional marketing environment

  • Qualified to degree level or equivalent

  • Strategic thinker

  • Confidence to work with and challenge at all levels

  • Oral and written communication skills

  • Organisational and event management skills

  • Good judgement and decision making skills

  • Team orientated

  • Problem solving skills

  • Strong influencing skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Energetic and enthusiastic

  • Ability to prioritise competing demands

  • Strong commercial acumen

  • Creative and innovative thinker


Who we are

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.