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Digital Marketing Specialist

Digital Marketing Specialist – Engagement Marketing  

Do you want to be a valued part of the critical infrastructure that serves communities across Europe and beyond? Are you looking for a position in which you can set direction and help shape our company? If so, then you could be the newest addition to our team as Digital Marketing Specialist 

 An exciting role within the Engagement Marketing team has come available in Hamburg, Germany. As Digital Marketing Specialist you’ll focus on the email marketing, app communications, influencer and social media disciplines of digital marketing. 

About the role  

Be part of the movement - and play your part.  

 You will be part of a European wide team of Engagement Specialists, helping to drive direct digital engagement activity specifically for the German market across all our passenger routes. The role involves analysing, optimising and reporting on engagement marketing channels to improve overall sentiment, customer retention and acquisition. You will also work together with other Marketing Specialists to achieve the performance forecasts for routes across all key passenger markets. A fantastic opportunity to further your marketing career and focus specifically within the social media and email marketing disciplines.

What kind of exciting challenges can you expect to meet in this role?: 


  • Brief, execute and optimise communications primarily, but not limited to, social media, email marketing, influencer marketing and app communications
  • Research and keep up to date with the latest social media and email marketing trends
  • Approach all tasks with a test and learn mentality
  • Work closely with the rest of the team to support the execution of campaign driven activity
  • Regular use of digital marketing tools such as Emplifi, Iterable, Facebook Business Manager, Google Analytics etc.
  • Ongoing development of all engagement marketing activities working closely with managers for continued improvement

About you 

We think the strongest teams are built on diversity and inclusivity. Contrasting opinions, varied skills and strong characters bring out the best in us all. With this in mind, we think that you will have recently started your career in Digital Marketing and be ready move onto the next cahallenge in your career journey. 

The ideal person for this position will have the following qualifications:   


  • Skilled marketing professional with 2+ years’ experience in digital marketing, including email marketing
  • Experience and/or keen interest in social media marketing across various channels
  • Knowledge and deep understanding of the German travel industry
  • Must be fluent (written and verbal) in German and English
  • Well-developed project management skills
  • Analytical
  • Creative & innovative
  • Energetic, passionate & disciplined
  • Marketing or Business degree or professional marketing qualification desirable

Working at DFDS  

Join the movement and grow with us.  

 While you’re with us, we want you to develop and move yourself on. We’ll encourage you to challenge yourself to acquire new skills and perspectives.  


  • We offer a job in a stable, professional and world-leading ferry company
  • Diversity & inclusion is on top of our minds everyday
  • We care about sustainability and are volunteering
  • We have additional benefits package for health, sports, studies, travel
  • The day is never boring with DFDS, and always full of different challenges
  • Together we learn, develop and celebrate

Are we a match? Then what are you waiting for? Apply Now.  

If you think your personality, skills, experience and ambition match this role, we’d love to hear from you. Send us your resume as soon as possible as we’re keen to meet potential candidates on an ongoing basis.   

Is there something you need to know, we haven’t covered here, please do not hesitate to reach out to Amanda at amarams@dfds.com  

We look forward to hearing from you.  



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