Marketing Placement

Join our Placement Programme in London

Application deadline: 1st Jan 2022

Position: Marketing Placement 

Location: White Collar Factory, Old Street, London

Role Requirements: Second Year Undergraduate Student at a UK-based University, predicted a 2:1 or above in a Business-related or Marketing -related degree

Duration: 12 months, commencing Summer 2022

Salary: £18,000 per Annum

Who are Egress?

Our vision is for a connected world in which people communicate efficiently and securely. To achieve this, we provide human layer security to protect individual users and stop breaches before they happen. Our patented technologies are built using leading-edge contextual machine learning and powerful encryption that mitigate modern risks in ways that other solutions simply can’t achieve. Today, we provide intelligent email security and collaboration solutions that prevent accidental and intentional breaches, protect sensitive data, and equip CISOs and their teams with the detailed reporting required for compliance purposes.

Egress is headquartered in London, with regional offices in the UK, the US and Canada.  

Our success in hiring graduates, placement students and apprentices has been recognised at The National Undergraduate Employability Awards, where we have been shortlisted five years in a row for the ‘Best small to Medium-sized Employer’.

As Egress Software Technologies continues its path of exciting growth, we are offering the exceptional opportunity to join our Marketing team. This candidate will be an undergraduate student looking to undertake a 12-month placement in our Marketing department as part of their university degree, commencing Summer 2022.

Our Placement community consists of ambitious team players with excellent interpersonal skills and a get-up-and-go attitude. Our fast-paced growth and unique company culture welcomes new employees and inspires them to thrive.

What would I be doing as Marketing Placement at Egress?

As a Marketing Placement you will work as a part of our global Marketing department of 25 people, working with our Demand generation team, Digital team, Sales & Marketing Operations team, Corporate Marketing team and Product Marketing team.

You could find yourself launching a new product or creating a multi-channel media campaign for our cutting-edge tech brand. You could uncover invaluable insights on how our campaigns are performing by looking at things from our customers’ point of view or develop innovative new ways to reach our customers everywhere.

As a Marketing Placement you will enjoy a varied role in a fast paced, creative environment, working with experienced and motivated marketers in both London and Boston, USA.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Help plan and execute the delivery of marketing activities, including email marketing (Marketo) and paid advertising activities (display, paid search and paid social), as part of our demand generation and digital campaigns
  • Support the delivery of marketing campaigns, including supplying of assets, links and reporting and setting up activities
  • Assist the web team in the management of website updates – banners, content, brand hubs, product launches and new projects
  • Implement SEO best practice to improve rankings and search metrics
  • Work with website analytics and other reporting tools to report on trends & results, to find ways to improve performance
  • Work with Salesforce to report on marketing effectiveness, through lead conversion to opportunities and sales pipeline

Who is Egress looking for?

If you are analytical, self-motivated, naturally curious with strong communication skills, then this role would suit you! We don’t expect you to have previous experience in Marketing (although previous exposure would be beneficial). You will be well-suited if you are process-minded and interested in pursuing a career in a role similar to this.

The successful applicant will be someone with:

  • Sense of initiative and problem solving
  • Creative with an eye for good design and new ideas
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • An ability to work to deadlines whilst under pressure
  • Proactivity, with a keen eye for improved efficiency
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good all-round performer with emphasis on creativity and numerical skill
  • Able to work autonomously

Where is the role based?

The role will be based at Egress’ headquarters in Old Street, London.

To protect the wellbeing of our employees, our company policy states that all employees must live within a 90-minute commute or be willing to relocate for the year.

How can I apply?

If you think you could be our next Marketing Placement Student, click the link above that will take you to our Undergraduate careers page and please attach your CV and accompanying Cover Letter.

Please note that applications without a Cover Letter will not be considered

Deadline for applications is 1st January 2022


  • Charity events
  • Monthly socials funded by the company
  • Annual fully-funded company kick off events
  • An additional day of annual leave after your first year
  • Flexible dress code
  • Management / peer recognition schemes
  • White Collar Factory perks including rooftop bar and running track
  • Beer o'clock
  • Pool league

  • Free eye-care vouchers on completion of probation
  • Free breakfasts
  • Free fruit
  • Fully-funded BUPA private health cover on completion of probation
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Company sports teams
  • Cycle to work (discounted bike and equipment) scheme

  • 25 days annual leave
  • WCF discounts
  • RAC discounted breakdown cover
  • Rush hair discount
  • Contributory pension scheme (ER: 4%)
  • BUPA perks
  • Egress Perks portal (retail discount scheme)
  • Eligibility to participate in Enterprise Management Investment (EPI) stock option scheme after 1 year's service

Our London office


About our London office

Our London office is situated a one-minute walk from Old Street underground station, right on London's renowned Old Street Roundabout, which has become the centre of the city's tech industry over the last decade.