Digital Marketing Executive

London, UK

Company Description

About Us 

At Octopus, we’re entrepreneurs and we’re investors, on a mission to back the people, ideas and industries that will change the world.

We think working here is great, but we’re understandably biased. Click here to explore Life at Octopus.

Job Description

About the Role

What’s in it for you? 

This is an excellent role for someone at the start of their digital marketing career who is looking to learn about website management, social media, data analytics and insights, marketing automation, email marketing and so much more. 

You will have the opportunity to be part of a team that covers all these aspects of Digital Marketing gaining a wide range of knowledge and expertise, but also longer term becoming a subject matter expert in email marketing. 

The team: 

The digital marketing team is a team of six that operates as a central function supporting teams across the Octopus Investments business.  

This role sits within the wider marketing team and works closely with both our institutional and retail marketing teams as well as collaborating with other teams across the business. The team values creativity, data driven decisions and wants to stay up top with the latest trends. 

What will you be doing? 

  • Helping to deliver varied digital marketing campaigns with a focus on email marketing 

  • Being curious and love data, using data to help us learn 

  • Manage our website and help build great customer experiences 


Ideally, you’ll have: 

✅ Experience working in a digital marketing role with exposure to email marketing, preferably Microsoft Dynamics or similar 

✅ You’ve worked on a content management system such as WordPress or something similar 

✅ You love data and know how to use it when engaging with you stakeholders and across your projects 

✅ Experience building, managing and automating email lifecycle campaigns 

It would be amazing if you have worked with some of the following tools:  

✅ Microsoft Dynamics 

✅ WordPress  

✅ Google suite of tools (Google Analytics, Google Search Console, Google Ads)   

✅ Sprout Social  

✅ SemRush  


✅ HubSpot  

✅ Hotjar  

We encourage you to apply even if you don’t tick every box. We have a fantastic team who is happy to show you the ropes. 

This role will evolve as we grow and develop. So, if you are looking for a challenge in a fast paced and dynamic business, we can deliver on that. 

Additional Information

What We Offer

💰 A competitive salary, bonus, pension and share incentive plan 
✈️ Untracked holiday 
🏡 Hybrid working – our people spend 3 days a week in the office 
⚓ Anchor (our wellness hub) which includes Headspace, one to one coaching through Wellness Cloud, Digital GP, Shout & more 
👪 Up to 6 months paid parental leave regardless of gender 
❤️ Life insurance, critical illness cover and income protection 
🏥 Private medical insurance for you and your family 
🚗 Electric vehicle leasing 
🌍 The option to work overseas up to a month per year 

Our Values 
At our core, we believe that how a company behaves is just as important as what it does. That’s why we chose to become an accredited B Corp (the equivalent of a Fairtrade coffee stamp but for companies) and to change our Articles of Association so that the interests all our stakeholders – employees, customers, communities, environment and shareholders – are considered in every decision we make.   

We’re committed to creating a diverse and inclusive employee experience for all. We promote equal opportunities for growth and development regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, disability, or socio-economic background. We believe strongly that teams are at their best when every member of the team feels safe to bring their whole self to work.