Summit Partners, a global alternative investment firm with more than $28 billion in assets under management, seeks to add a thoughtful, creative and motivated professional to help grow the Firm’s marketing team. Working alongside the Firm’s Vice President of Marketing and Chief Marketing Officer, you will join a highly collaborative team focused on building Summit’s brand and sharing the Summit Partners story – and the stories of the companies and teams with which we partner – in the marketplace. As Summit’s Marketing Analyst, you’ll help to create, share and maintain content and materials designed to position the Firm, our team members and our portfolio company leaders as the leading voices in our sectors of focus. You will work with leaders within the Firm, the portfolio, and the broader Summit Partners network to drive meaningful campaigns across communications, editorial, and events.
What you’ll do
As a key member of Summit’s Marketing team, you will be primarily focused on helping to execute daily marketing tasks, including creating and maintaining materials and information in our digital marketing library and internal database (including portfolio company content, case studies, PowerPoint slides and selling materials), creating and updating website content and imagery, monitoring portfolio news and editorial/award calendars, drafting and distributing press releases and internal communications, maintaining our online portfolio company resource center, and managing firmwide information resource subscriptions. You will collaborate closely with Summit team members across the organization to help build an understanding of our key audiences and develop the nuanced messaging used to address each. In addition, you will help to develop, manage and execute virtual and in-person events designed to foster collaboration across the Summit Partners Network.
What you’re like
Our Marketing Analyst should have an entrepreneurial, action-oriented mindset, a desire to work in a collaborative team setting, a strong work ethic and an ability to manage and consistently meet multiple deadlines. Above all, you should have a curiosity about Summit’s business and the types of companies in which we invest, and a desire to grow your marketing and communication skills through collaboration with our small, cohesive marketing team.
Qualifications / Requirements
- 2-3 years of marketing or public relations experience in a professional environment, where candidate contributed to a variety of marketing projects.
- Strong organizational skills and excellent written and verbal communication skills, with superb attention to detail
- Ability to respond to variable workflow and maintain composure in a high-pressure environment
- Demonstrated ability to successfully interact with various levels of executives and colleagues, and ability to exercise tact, good judgment and diplomacy in dealing with management and the public
- Problem-solving skills with ability to learn from past experiences
- Skilled in Microsoft Office Suite, including PowerPoint, Excel and Word and working knowledge of Photoshop and Adobe Creative Suite, or willingness/desire to learn
- Familiarity with WordPress and website CMS systems, HubSpot and Google analytics, or willingness/desire to learn
Summit Partners Background
Founded in 1984, Summit Partners is a global alternative investment firm that has raised more than $34 billion in capital since inception and is currently managing more than $28 billion in growth equity, venture capital, fixed income and public equity capital. Over the last 37+ years, Summit has invested in more than 500 companies in technology, healthcare and other growth sectors. These companies have completed more than 160 public offerings, and more than 200 have been acquired through strategic mergers and sales. Summit maintains offices in North America and Europe; and invests in companies around the world. Summit employs more than 100 investment professionals worldwide and offers portfolio company leaders strategic and tactical support through the Summit portfolio resource teams.
We are working to build a diverse team whose skills balance and complement one another. Compensation for this role is competitive and includes base pay and annual bonus. In addition, Summit Partners offers best-in-class medical and dental benefits, 401K contribution, and additional a free on-site gym. This role will be based in Summit’s Boston office.
If you are a communicator and connector at heart, passionate about the entrepreneurial journey and have a desire to build your marketing and communications skillset, we’d love to hear from you!