Marketing Manager - Automation (Karlsruhe, Germany)

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    European Marketing Automation Program Manager


    Karlsruhe, Germany



    The Company: Cognex Corporation

    With more than 400 patents and the largest team of industrial machine vision experts anywhere in the world, Cognex has set the standard for innovation in the machine vision industry. But our innovation goes beyond technology; we are also known for the creative programs we have designed to recognize and reward the employees whose efforts keep us at the top of our field. Our ‘work hard, play hard, move fast’ culture is challenging, stimulating and rewarding.

    As we continue on our successful journey, we are looking to add more talented, innovative and dedicated engineers to our team. So, if you are someone who enjoys work because of the sense of accomplishment that it gives you, and if you want to be part of a high impact team working for a financially strong, global company that is the leader in the machine vision industry, then contact us, because working at Cognex is not just a job….it’s a passion!




    Provide leadership in the use and administration of Marketing Automation Systems. Be a power user for the rest of the European marketing team.

    § Partner with product focused teammates to design and deliver email strategies to support continued lead and funnel growth for Cognex product lines.

    § Provide data analysis and reporting to measure all aspects of data quality, email performance, program effectiveness and funnel performance.

    § Monitor, consult, and provide reporting on campaign performance, best practice and lesson learned

    § Drive new campaigns to support product focused messaging and funnel generation targets

    § Introduce lead nurturing and email testing practices to achieve desired results.

    § Research new components, add ones, processes and automated data services and work with marketing team and IT/vendors to organize and prioritize enhancement requests, issues and deploy custom design of the system

    § Monitor database health, ensure data quality of sales and marketing database and drive ongoing data quality initiatives

    § Assist with developing strategies and solutions for improving campaign performance

    § Implement and manage a corporate subscription service that allows customers and prospects to subscribe to relevant topics and information



    § 7+ years of B2B Marketing experience, preferably in technology

    § 5+ years of developing and executing email marketing strategies and campaigns

    § Strong marketing planning, reporting, analysis and presentation skills required

    § Hands on experience with CRM campaign development, analysis and execution

    § Excellent campaign content development experience

    § Exceptional content writing skills

    § Marketing Automation experience a plus

    § Eloqua experience a plus

    § Bachelor Degree in Marketing or other related field

    § Strong communicator (verbal and written) with fluent English & German. Other European language would be an advantage.

    § Organized self-starter, quick learner, who can manage projects independently

    § Culturally sensitive and curious


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