From: Retail & Luxury Goods Club
Date: July 27, 2011
Subject: Career Opportunity - American Express super-premium card business



Please see below details of an exciting full-time role at American Express that would be very well suited to a recent MBA graduate who has a strong interest in the luxury goods industry.  This job is a very unique opportunity to get into a marketing/communications role in Amex’s super-premium card business. 

Job Description: Marketing Manager - International Access Platforms & Sponsorship (job reference #1108625) 

This role is focused on delivering lifestyle and entertainment events and benefits to American Express Cardmembers, primarily focused on the super-premium Platinum & Centurion cards.  Demonstrated interest in luxury goods, lifestyle, events and partnerships is critical for the role.  The role is suitable for a recent MBA graduate.  Band 35 is the level for which American Express recruits MBA graduates. 

This is an exciting opportunity to become part of the fast-paced International Premium Lifestyle Marketing team. The team is dedicated to building world-class International Lifestyle benefit platforms for Card members across markets. This role focuses on the Entertainment Access benefits, with a specific focus on the core Card member passion areas of Music, Art & Culture, Film and Sport.  Access benefits are core to delivering on the American Express Premium Value philosophy, driving the acquisition and retention of High Value Card members. The successful candidate will work with central teams, local markets, external partners and agencies to provide critical support in delivering robust communications platforms (including digital), driving cross-market promotion of Access assets and flawless execution of premium Access events and partnerships. 

Key responsibilities include:

Qualifications

Primary Location:  United Kingdom-Greater London

Organization:  International Consumer & Small Business Services

Schedule: Full-time

Job Band:  35 (Manager)

Job Posting: applications accepted through 07 Aug 2011

Please send your cover letter & CV to:

Vikki E Ginks

American Express, Inc.

Director, International Access Platform & Sponsorships

vikki.e.ginks@aexp.com