Marketing & Communications Executive, PayPal Giving Fund in London at PayPal

Date Posted: 10/19/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 286 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

PayPal Giving Fund aims to inspire a new wave of philanthropy by harnessing the power of technology to make giving a part of everyday life. We do this by developing and managing innovative programmes that enable donors to support their favourite charities across platforms including PayPal, Facebook, eBay, Humble Bundle and GoFundMe. The Marketing and Communications Executive will have responsibility for delivering PayPal Giving Fund’s marketing and communications priorities in the UK, and informing and supporting similar initiatives across the organization.

Primary job responsibilities

The marketing and communications executive will execute on a range of marketing and communications functions focused on charities (B2B) and donors (B2C). Key responsibilities will include:

  • Refining and communicating our value proposition, through website content development, newsletter drafting and delivery and customer communications.
  • Leading the design and development of our communications content, including, marketing presentations and brochures, announcements, and our annual report.
  • Supporting the delivery of marketing campaigns, owning our brand guidelines and managing a UK marketing budget, while advising on marketing and outreach expenditure more broadly.
  • Facilitating internal communications through team meetings and content sharing across the organization.

Job Requirements:

  • Educated to degree level (or equivalent experience), with particular experience in communications and marketing functions.
  • Excellent copywriting ability with a focus on marketing and sales collateral.
  • Solid working knowledge of web and print design and commissioning.
  • High level of competence with MS Office and/or Adobe design applications.
  • Familiarity with the charity sector, particularly fundraising and digital services.
  • Numerate with strong data analysis and processing skills.

Preferred experience and qualifications:

  • Working with the charity trade press and delivering media campaigns.
  • Working with large commercial organizations in an effective and efficient way.
  • Commissioning service providers and holding them to account for their output.
  • Experience planning and coordinating complex projects.

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at