MasterCard Relaunch Your Career Italy - Digital Marketing Manager in Rome, Italy

Who is Mastercard?

We are the global technology company behind the world’s fastest payments processing network. We are a vehicle for commerce, a connection to financial systems for the previously excluded, a technology innovation lab, and the home of Priceless at ®. We ensure every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives. We believe as our company grows, so should you. We believe in connecting everyone to endless, priceless possibilities.

Job Title

Relaunch Your Career Italy - Digital Marketing Manager

Relaunch your Career @ Mastercard Italy (to be eligible you need a MINIMUM OF 2 YEAR CAREER BREAK - We will not be able to consider applications if this criteria is not met)


We are currently hiring for our Relaunch your Career programme. This is a 16 week paid placement that helps people who have had a career break (minimum 2 years) to return to work. You will have the chance to lead on an engaging project at Mastercard, plus on-the-job training, coaching and support. At the end of the 16 weeks, there is a potential permanent role waiting for you. The possibilities are Priceless.

Digital Marketing Manager

MasterCard Advisors, the professional services arm of MasterCard Worldwide, provides payments-focused consulting, marketing, information to financial institutions and merchants worldwide.

With its unique category expertise, deep understanding of customer needs and successful track record Managed Services is the Marketing Factory of MCA, whose main scope is

  • Delivery end to end marketing projects from Acquisition to Loyalty

  • Leading the innovation in proposing marketing solutions to Issuers, Merchants and Non Traditional Clients

Are you confident to best fit for this role:

  • Have you ever brought a product to market on a global scale?

  • Are you motivated to be a part of driving a world beyond cash?

  • Have you been part of a team of diverse background, skills and experience?


  • Support the implementation of the Managed Services strategy in Italy

  • Launch a variety of direct marketing campaigns to drive measurable customer behavior such as acquisition, activation, and usage through different channels

  • Campaign management & delivery - plan deliver the end-to-end execution of multi-channel marketing campaigns as well as tracking and measuring results

  • Manage direct marketing agencies from briefing to execution, driving measurable results and cost efficiencies

  • Media planning, channels management and deployment - Media management as well as ATL & BTL planning and implementation. Well-versed in fully-integrated Omni-channel planning, development and implementation.

  • Digital marketing – experienced and well-versed in end-to-end digital marketing which includes analytical review of media strategies and plans and working with partners to propose successful results-driven digital marketing strategies. Ability to hone in on trends and insights and propose innovative and strategic digital marketing solutions that drive value and results. Able to influence, drive and deliver the digital marketing agenda internally and with partners across all key marketing strategies and initiatives to achieve key business objectives and strong returns of marketing investments.

  • Analytics & portfolio management - leveraging, interpreting and analyzing data and insights to plan and implement marketing initiatives

  • Develop new solutions and supporting sales materials, particularly digital solutions

  • Partner with MasterCard Worldwide Marketing team to create solutions which leverage Priceless Assets

  • Support Market lead with supplier management and project documentation

  • Extract and apply best practices across Europe region and globally, identifying opportunities to both import and export best practices and solutions

  • Based in Italy, Rome

All About You

  • Bachelor’s degree; MBA preferred

  • Marketing or marketing consulting experience.

  • Experience working for or managing third-party agency programs, experience in Consultancy is a plus

  • Experience at driving results oriented marketing campaigns at financial institutions and/or telecommunications firms

  • Direct marketing experience with acquiring new customers and /or lifecycle marketing required

  • Experience in two or more of the following channels required: direct mail, digital and event marketing

  • Contract negotiation and agency management

  • Application of analytics and metrics to drive marketing campaigns

  • Contract negotiation and agency management

  • Application of analytics and metrics to drive marketing campaigns

  • Excellent PowerPoint skills; excellent oral and written presentation skills

  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously

  • Willingness to travel within Italy for project delivery

  • Fluent Italian and English required; additional languages a plus

What we offer to help you find your way:

• A 16-week programme, on a paid fixed-term contract

• A wealth of learning resources to help you settle in and grow – from learning about our business, to workshops on presentation and networking, online learning and coaching from managers

• A structured ‘Getting Started’ programme

• An engaging and stimulating project to work on

• A buddy assigned from day one

• A manager equipped in helping people return to work, with regular check-in sessions

• Depending on availability and our selection criteria, the chance to apply for a permanent role


Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.​

If you require accommodations or assistance to complete the online application process, please contact and identify the type of accommodation or assistance you are requesting. Do not include any medical or health information in this email. The Reasonable Accommodations team will respond to your email promptly.

Everyone wants easier ways to pay;

we invent them.

Checkout lines are slow;

we speed them along.

Merchants want more sales;

we give them data and insights.

People need financial access;

we connect them.

Corporate purchasing is complicated;

we make it simple.

Commuters are busy;

we speed them on their way.

Governments need greater efficiencies;

we help create them.

Small businesses are virtual;

we give them access to a world of buyers.

Retailers want to fight fraud;

we provide the tools.

Requisition ID: R-76704