Technical Email Network Specialist

Recruiter
TopCashback
Location
ST18
Salary
£25000 - £30000/annum
Posted
24 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
TopCashback is a fast moving and agile business with ever changing requirements and a passionate team. We are driven to produce the best website to support our unique business model.

We are the UK’s number one cash back site. Established in 2005, we are growing rapidly and have been listed for three years running in the Sunday Times Fast Track fastest growing companies in the UK and have won Cashback Site of the year 2016 & 2017. Due to this expansion, we are looking to expand our Email Marketing team based in the head office in Stafford with someone who can drive forward our technical capabilities in this area.

The Role
As a Technical Email Network Specialist, you must have experience of developing and supporting operational and development teams; building email solutions, capable of sending millions of emails as well as configuring and maintaining the infrastructure required to support and monitor them. These experiences would be coupled with a passion to work on your own as well as with others to make improvements in these areas understanding the business needs and priorities.

Essential skills/knowledge
• Experience with in-house and/ or outsourced emailing solutions
• Knowledge and understanding of
o SPF, DKIM and DMARC
o Soft and Hard Bounces and Abuse Reports
o Email Feedback Loops
o Building email IT infrastructure
o Email delivery, contact management and optimisation software
o Monitoring and managing server reputation
• Up to date knowledge of the email industry and related technical and commercial best practices.
• Ablity to demonstrate an understanding of the security and data protection aspects concerning emails and how to meet their requirements
• An appreciation for commercial objectives and marketing strategy and experience of adapting solutions accordingly
Essential qualities
• Great problem solver who tracks down the causes of issues in a systematic and analytical way
• Looks to automate where possible to improve the efficiency, robustness and reliability of processes
• Thrives under pressure and will take ownership of and define the direction of travel for technical aspects of email operations.
• Enthusiasm for keeping up to date with latest trends and technical developments in the marketplace.
• The confidence to perform in a production environment and the desire to deliver excellent solutions and service.
• Able to set and manage own workload and work collaboratively with other technical, operational and commercial teams
• Passionate about contributing to the development of teams and achieving business goals with a commitment to fast deployment and quality
• Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills: able to contribute to and influence tactical and strategic decision making
• Track record of project managing technical solutions to business opportunities

Benefits
• Competitive salary
• Contributory pension
• Employee Assist Programme
• MediCash plan
• Fantastic career prospects
• Christmas Tips
• Performance Bonus
• Birthday Holiday
• Loyalty holiday and holiday purchase scheme
• Attendance Bonus
• Cycle to work
• Travel Loan
• Weekly yoga lessons/ 5-a-side football
• Discounted Gym membership
• Childcare Vouchers
• Xbox and games area
• Relaxed dress code
• Two grand annual socials