• Savings - Deposit Marketing - Marketing Acquisition Vice President - Chicago, IL

    Location(s) US-IL-Chicago
    Job ID
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Consumer Banking
    Consumer and Commercial Banking Division
    Business Unit
    ODP Marketing
    Employment Type

    Consumer and Commercial Banking (CCBD)

    Consumer and Commercial Banking brings innovative solutions to traditional banking activities. We are a global team of lenders, investors, risk managers, skilled marketers, web experts and banking specialists. We provide a suite of solutions to help our customers meet their personal financial goals. We make direct investments in, and risk manage, a portfolio of corporate loans and securities. And we help transform distressed communities through investments and loans of private capital.


    Digital Finance Description

    Digital Finance, a subdivision of CCBD, is composed of the firm’s digitally-led consumer businesses which include the global online consumer deposits business and the US online consumer lending business, the firm’s first-ever direct-to-consumer platform built from the ground up. Digital Finance combines the strength and heritage of a 147-year-old financial institution with the agility and entrepreneurial spirit of a tech start-up. This unique dynamic allows us to help our customers achieve financial progress through customizable solutions that are grounded in value, transparency and simplicity. 



    In your role as VP, Marketing Acquisitions you will own and manage Marcus US Deposits digital acquisition channel strategy, talent, and production.  You will report to the VP, Marcus US Deposits Marketing and closely cooperate with multiple functions across CCBD, and develop and execute digital marketing tactics to achieve targeted deposit volume while mitigating acquisition cost.


    Essential Responsibilities

    • Develop, manage and adapt acquisition marketing strategy to achieve achieving deposit volume and acquisition cost targets.
    • Manage digital agency, financial aggregator and paid search vendors to optimize performance, with emphasis on conversion rates for new accounts.
    • Develop and oversee media tactics to drive traffic to the website and call center.
    • Partner with Digital product management to determine appropriate tools/elements within the marketing technology platform designed to measure and optimize marketing results.
    • Manage all processes associated with digital acquisition campaign creation/approval, traffic generation, conversion, and testing/optimization.
    • Hire, train, and manage a team required to deliver digital acquisition marketing results.


    • Bachelor’s degree.
    • 15+ years of marketing experience.
    • Experience in direct & digital response marketing, performance marketing, online media, user experience (or related areas).
    • Proficient use of Microsoft Office Suite to include Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
    • In order to be considered for this role, you must be willing and able to do limited travel.


    • Bachelor’s degree in Business or Marketing.
    • MBA.
    • 10+ years of web and/or digital marketing experience.
    • Prior (online) marketing experience in the financial services industry.
    • Prior experience in direct-to-consumer direct response marketing.
    • Prior experience with web marketing tools.
    • Prior experience managing within and across teams.
    • Expertise in search engine marketing (SEO/PPC), email, and display advertising.
    • Expertise in designing and managing direct response marketing processes and measurement systems from scratch.
    • Strong knowledge of consumer banking products with emphasis in online banking.
    • Knowledge of attribution systems and services.
    • Excellent communication, negotiation and presentation skills.
    • Strong problem-solving, project management, and program management skills.
    • Strong analytical skills, with demonstrated experience in interpreting data and translating into insight-driven strategies.
    • Ability to interact and influence at all levels and across functions within an organization.
    • Ability to develop excellent relationships at all levels within an organization.
    • Ability to balance strategic focus with tactical implementation/execution.
    • Ability to effectively manage multiple projects at the same time.
    • Strong sense of detail and urgency, with the ability to motivate others to deliver.


    The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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