Vault Article on Marketing Jobs You Can Do Remotely
10 Marketing Jobs That Let You Work from
by Marie Barnes | April 06, 2020
Covid-19 pandemic has changed our lives—perhaps forever. Companies in all
industries have been forced to respond and adapt,
with many moving into the digital space and even more needing remote employees
in order to follow the rules of social distancing.
One career path
that offers the ability to work from home is marketing. Here are the most
popular and sought after remote jobs in the field of marketing.
career path that offers the ability to work from home is marketing. Here are
the most popular and sought after remote jobs in the field of marketing.
1. Internet Marketing Specialist
This might be
the most obvious profession in the field of marketing, since it’s absolutely
possible to complete all tasks remotely. However, be careful when you start
your search on job boards. Different companies have different requirements for
internet marketers, and it might happen that certain positions require you to
perform the duties of several employees in the framework of this profession.
2. Social Media Manager
personal profiles on social networks are successful and popular, then why not
engage not only your friends and relatives but also people you don’t know—and
do it for a salary. Most brands and companies understand the importance of
social presence and are willing to pay well a person who will increase their
number of subscribers and work with their clients through social networks. If
you like social online spaces, then this could be a dream job.
3. Brand Strategist
To become a
brand strategist, it’s necessary to have practical experience in marketing,
higher education in this discipline, and a special, strategic mindset. If this
sounds like you, then don’t doubt that you’ll be able to find a remote position
as a brand strategist. Companies are willing to handsomely reward specialists
who’ll tell them what to do and how to do it, especially during this
4. Brand Ambassador
This is another
specific marketing position. To be a successful brand ambassador takes a
certain type of personality, as you’lll need to be a brand's face in the online
space and in person. And, most likely, you’ll have to work hard to convince a
certain brand to work with you.
5. Marketing Designer
This is a
relatively new but interesting specialty at the intersection of design and
marketing. As part of this work, you’ll need to create marketing materials,
taking into account both the principles of graphic design and the fundamentals
of the psychology of marketing. This work is suitable for those who can take
both a creative and rational approach to marketing, and who also know the
basics of design and marketing psychology.
6. Digital Advertising Specialist
advertising is becoming more innovative. Users almost no longer pay attention
to pop-ups or even contextual advertising. Now, the most successful online
advertising is retargeting and native advertising. Many companies need a person
who can build a competent online advertising strategy—and also be eager to
constantly learn something new and stay on top of trends.
7. SEO Specialist
It would seem
that an SEO (search engine optimization) specialist has nothing to do with
marketing, but SEO promotion often supports other marketing initiatives.
Moreover, search engine optimization is currently being transformed, with
Google’s new requirements with respect to the quality of text appearing on
websites, so this is your chance to jump into the carriage of a fast-moving
8. Backlinking and Outreach Specialist
In addition to
its new requirements for the quality of articles and texts, Google also takes
into account the quantity and quality of backlinks. And since it’s practically
impossible to collect a large number of organic links in a natural way,
companies are developing strategies to increase the number of backlinks using
guest posts, forums, and reviews. Coordinating all of this is the
responsibility of backlinking and outreach specialists like Linksmanagement.
9. Google Analytics Specialist
enough to understand how Google Analytics works, but this job is only suitable
for those with strong analytical skills—those who like to compare numbers, look
for causes and effects, and develop hypotheses and prove or disprove them.
10. Email Marketing Specialist
that email marketing is dead, but during the coronavirus outbreak, email has
become one of the few secure ways to communicate. Companies are now looking for
new points of contact with users and to strengthen their communication
strategies. Email marketing specialists will definitely be sought after.
Moreover, most tasks can be accomplished with the help of special email
Marie Barnes is a writer for Bestforacar.
She is an enthusiastic blogger interested in writing about technology, social
media, work, travel, lifestyle, and current affairs. She shares her insights
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