Graduate - European Marketing Team

MarketAxess Europe LTD.
London (Greater)
12 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you want to work for a fast-paced, innovative, high growth company that is changing the world of institutional fixed income trading?

Do you want to help drive the direction of a growing international brand?

If your answer is “yes” to the above, we invite you to explore Graduate opportunities within our European Marketing Team.

Within the financial markets, the name MarketAxess is synonymous with delivering innovative technology to the global fixed income electronic trading markets.

Given MarketAxess’ growing international identity, our relatively small size (~400 employees globally) and our entrepreneurial spirit, the Marketing Associate will gain valuable experience from access to industry experts and management. The Marketing Associate will support the brand positioning efforts for MarketAxess across Europe and Asia through multiple marketing channels.Leveraging participation in industry events, social media channels, direct client email communication, marketing collateral and digital content, the Marketing Associate has the opportunity to help support a growing financial technology company.The role will require close coordination with the global Marketing team and internal sales and product management teams.

As a Graduate in our European Marketing Teamyou will have exposure to all areas of our business (Sales, Product Management, Legal, Finance etc.) so that you can effectively support the marketing efforts for our products and services.You will gain exposure to some of the most sophisticated fixed income institutions (including the world’s top 100 investment and asset management firms, mutual funds, pension funds, insurance companies, hedge funds, and others) across various products.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

·Help develop and maintain sales and marketing materials including product sheets, presentations, fact sheets and brochures

·Assist with identification, planning and coordination of conferences and events

·Liaise with sales team for conference set-up, branding, management of materials and giveaway, and on-site logistics

·Create and maintain web content

·Maintenance of marketing templates

·Day-to-day management of corporate promotional items

·Ad hoc support for social media campaigns including Twitter and LinkedIn

·Provide support for marketing reporting and research

·Help in managing external vendors

·Administrative support, including budget maintenance, for all marketing activities

Skills/Personal Requirements

·BS/BA required (expected 2.1 or above), Marketing, Economics, Business or Communications preferred

·Strong organizational and project management skills

·Excellent writing and verbal communication skills

·Sufficient PowerPoint and Excel skills

·Ability to work under tight and changing deadlines

·Excellent attention to detail

·Can demonstrate creativity in approaches to solving problems

·Adaptable to rapidly changing priorities and business needs

·Ability to manage varying content and projects across different audiences and business lines

·Financial services and/or marketing experience preferred; general understanding of securities trading, the capital markets and fixed-income

·Ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial environment and be impactful

About MarketAxess

MarketAxess is the global leader for fixed income electronic trading, connecting a network of over 1,100 institutional investor and broker-dealer firms to trade in U.S. high-grade corporate bonds, emerging markets and high-yield bonds, European and Asian bonds, U.S. agency bonds, credit default swaps and other fixed-income securities.

Founded in 2000, MarketAxess was launched at a time of significant technological innovation, a legacy the firm has continued. With the development of its all-to-all Open Trading™ functionality, MarketAxess is helping to shape the future of the credit markets. Open Trading allows participants to trade global credit products with all other participants on the platform.

About Trax®

Trax is a leading provider of capital market data, trade matching and regulatory reporting services to the global securities market. In 2016 Trax processed 1.2 billion transactions on behalf of its user community including 13 million fixed income transactions. Trax provides capital market firms with information to assist them in conducting net asset valuations, mark-to-market calculations, fixed-income portfolio mapping, liquidity and volume modelling, as well as reference data population updates. It also provides a wide range of pricing data for approximately 70,000 unique bonds, volume data on over 52,000 individual bonds as well as securities reference data for over 301,000 government bonds, corporate bonds, medium-term notes and private derivative issues.

Trax is based in London and was originally established in 1985. Acquired by MarketAxess in 2013, Trax is a trading name of Xtrakter Ltd. and is a wholly owned subsidiary of MarketAxess Holdings, Inc. For more information, please visit

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