Email Marketing Specialist and HTML Coder at Ferguson Enterprises Filled

  • Freelance
  • Newport News, VA or Remote

We are currently seeking a bright and resourceful Freelance Email Marketing Specialist to join our team on a 40 hour work week basis for at least 6 months. This is an exciting opportunity to (on a freelance basis) work for a top-rated company comprised of fun, talented individuals.

JOB OBJECTIVE: The Freelance Email Marketing Specialist will be responsible for tactical execution of Ferguson’s localized email marketing campaigns and projects. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2-3 years of experience developing, coding and executing email marketing campaigns.


  • Produce modern HTML email from design comps, ensuring exceptionally high quality
  • Ensure rendering consistency of email campaigns in webmail and app-based email clients (Gmail,, iOS Mail, Windows Mail, etc.)
  • Execute on the email send process using a Silverpop/IBM Marketing Cloud
  • Work effectively and efficiently with the project managers, designers and rest of in-house email team
  • Familiarity with HTML email-rendering bugs and workarounds
  • Experience with tools such Litmus
  • Ability to hand-code HTML
  • Exceptionally high attention to detail, maintaining a low error rate during the build and send process
  • General proficiency in Photoshop
  • Some JavaScript skills
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to clearly and professionally interact with clients


  • Two+ years experience in HTML coding and email marketing
  • Good working knowledge of sophisticated email marketing and marketing automation solutions – in particular, Silverpop Engage/IBM Marketing Cloud
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and work independently
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong computer skills Knowledge and ability to use Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Basic working knowledge of digital analytics tools (Adobe Analytics, Google Analytics)


  • Vision: minimum vision required to prevent injury from oneself and others
  • Hearing: perceiving the nature of sounds with or without correction
  • Talking: expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word

ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENTS: Attendance on a regular, consistent basis is mandatory -including arriving daily at the time scheduled by supervisor. While this position is technically a freelance position – we are looking for support for a full 40-hour work week.


  • Represents the company in a professional manner at all times
  • Ensures quality customer service and follow-up
  • Abides by all policies, rules, and regulations of the company including all applicable safety rules, regulations and procedures
  • Supports corporate programs, goals and initiatives of the company
  • Works overtime as needed

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