Marketing Associate

Maranon Capital, LP
Chicago, Illinois
Attractive compensation package consistent with prevailing market terms for similar positions
04 Jan 2021
03 Feb 2021
Industry Sector
Asset Management
Employment Type
Full Time

Marketing Associate

The ideal candidate possesses:

  • Minimum two-four years of related experience working in investor relations, consultant relations or sales at an asset management firm
  • Interest in financial/stock markets
  • Ability to prioritize work, multi-task responsibilities and work independently
  • Exceptional organizational skills with keen attention to detail
  • Strong ability to meet deadlines
  • Must be effective working in a team setting
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, the Internet and RFP writing
  • High level of initiative
  • Strong verbal and excellent written communication skills
  • Client-focused individual accountable for own projects
  • High proficiency in database and primary research
  • Bachelor’s degree


The Main Responsibilities will include:

  • Work closely with Investor Relations on all new business development marketing needs
  • Interact regularly with Investment team, Portfolio team, Marketing, Operations and Compliance
  • Co-ordinate marketing materials, research and competitive analysis to compile data and information needed for all client calls, meetings and final presentations
  • Work with all departments to compile data and information to update standard quarterly pitchbooks for Compliance approval
  • Maintain integrity of mail lists and contact information in Salesforce
  • Track client reporting requirements
  • Send out distributions, capital calls, quarterly reports and client reporting
  • Handle all qualitative RFPs: Coordinate the gathering, analysis and writing of all marketing information required to complete the RFP in a timely manner
  • Update the internal generic RFP quarterly
  • Maintain the RFP questions database
  • Update proprietary databases with product and project information
  • Work with operations to ensure LPs are onboarded properly and complete each onboarding checklist
  • Seek out, identify and accumulate important information on prospects, clients and peers
  • Perform competitive analysis (profiles on peers: capabilities, people, clients, etc.) and implement a system to track the progress of marketing initiatives
  • Special projects arising from new business development
  • Adhere to strict deadlines in a high-energy environment

A successful candidate will have an innate curiosity and desire to learn, a facility for reading information and good statistical analysis skills, an understanding of financial terms and a keen interest in finance. Additionally, the ability to work well with others, excellent computer skills, the ability to grasp new software quickly, a facility with numbers and spreadsheets, initiative, resourcefulness and tact are required.

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