Job Title: Marketing Manager - Houston

Rystad Energy is a leading energy research and consulting firm headquartered in Oslo, Norway with offices across the world.  The company was founded in 2004 to provide strategic consulting services but has evolved into one of the leading research organization with a series of databases and reports covering the global oil and gas industry and other parts of the energy space.  Our clients include the largest oil & gas and energy companies, financial and oilfield service companies served by our team of over 170 industry experts.  In the Americas, we have offices in Houston, New York and Rio de Janeiro.

As a Scandinavian company, we really believe in the importance of maintaining the appropriate work-life balance and have competitive benefits package covering dental and medical, short and long term disability, 401k with company matching and a bonus scheme.

The Role

We are seeking an experienced, enthusiastic, flexible and creative Marketing Manager to join our Houston office supporting the Americas region.  The candidate will be tasked with developing and executing regional marketing plans and activities for a suite of products to a diverse group of prospects and clients in the oil and gas industry.  The role holder will liaise with our corporate Marketing team and Product Managers based primarily at headquarters. 


Responsible for daily, operational activities, such as:

  • Developing marketing campaigns to individual client segments for certain research products
  • Defining strategies, plans and objectives for each campaign to ensure contract renewals as well as growth of new clients
  • Product launch campaigns in region
  • Aligning regional members of team and ensuring support and communication with head office
  • Ensuring corporate guidelines and marketing policies are met within all offices of the regions, in close connection with head office
  • Maintain promotional material updated and stocked
  • Working with Sales leaders and Head of Marketing to establish a plan for each year and alignment on priorities
  • Own the delivery of our regional events (info sessions, breakfast briefings, networking events), assist in the delivery of webinars and the Rystad Energy Annual Summit as well as planning and executing of exhibitions.
  • Plan meetings and trade shows by identifying, assembling, and coordinating requirements; establishing contacts; developing schedules and assignments and coordinating mailing lists.
  • Assisting and editing of PR, website and social media
  • Support ROI studies for each Americas campaign


Experience & Skills

  • 2-5 years of relevant work experience
  • University degree (Master/Bachelor) in marketing or communication (or equivalent)
  • Experience with event management, email and webinar campaigns
  • Experience and knowledge from the oil & gas or wider energy industry is a plus
  • Knowledge about marketing automation software, graphic design software and/or programming is a plus
  • Proactive & independent
  • Exceptional communication and writing skills
  • Commercial awareness and a creative mindset
  • Open-minded and creative
  • Can work in a hectic environment and can handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Fluent in English; other languages are a plus


The position is located at our Houston branch. The candidate will report both to the Head of Marketing and Head of Americas. Travelling will be required.

Application deadline is March 2, 2018.

For queries about the role please contact:

Nick Livingstone - Managing Director Americas:

Julia Weiss - SVP Marketing:


For HR-related enquiries please contact:

Violeta Zoric - VP HR & Office Management:

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