IBM Marketing Operations Analyst, IBM Security in Boston, Massachusetts

Job Description

As a member of the IBM Security Marketing Operations team, you have a passion for data, details, and financial analysis. You will be integral to ensuring the highest level of accuracy and timeliness of our budgeting processes and delivering actionable insights that help our Marketing team drive results throughout the funnel. And, you’ll be part of a top-performing organization that has fun, learns from failures, and innovates every day.

About Your Role:

As a member of the Security Marketing Analytics team, you will play a critical role in helping us achieve our mission: to foster a culture of data-driven decision making across Systems Marketing by providing reporting, analysis, and insights that enable team members to optimize campaign results, understand performance through the entire funnel and increase marketing ROI for their business segments

IBM Security Marketing is on a growth trajectory and requires aspiring talent in the field of Marketing Operations. The role needed is an Expense Analyst with responsibilities that include:

  • Perform cost consolidation activities for the marketing organization including monthly ledger reconciliation, weekly budget detail updates and other activities

  • Support marketing team with executing transactions, monitoring accuracy of invoicing, vendor coordination, escalation of exceptions, ensuring budget compliance and assessing funding requirements for programs

  • Evaluate program performance and return on investment and make recommendations regarding opportunities increase efficiency and effectiveness of marketing investments

  • Deliver standard and ad hoc reporting such as quarter-end reporting on forecast to plan, status of transaction processing, cost-benefit analyses, etc.

  • Collaborate across teams, working with the extended marketing team members as well as senior management

  • Provide additional compliance, performance analysis and operational support as needed

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Minimum of 6 months of experience in financial analysis

  • Advanced Excel, PowerPoint and financial analytics skills

  • Demonstrated financial analysis & business analytics skills

  • Demonstrated communications skills and attention to detail

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • None

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.