Marketing jobs are very tough to do but if you have it in you, the determination and sheer talent coupled with people’s skills can get you the most sought after marketing position in the industry. There was a downward trend in marketing sector for a period but since the year 2008, companies have again started recruiting marketing professionals for executive position in a very cautious but determined manner. Here is a list of marketing positions that can fetch you the most satisfying pay package and promising future prospects.

International Marketing Executive (Salary package: Rs 1-1.5 crore)
This class of marketing professionals get heavily paid by their companies to plan marketing strategies for international deals that will help capture various ethnic markets, cultures and channels. To become an International Marketing Executive, you shall need to acquire an MBA degree from one of the top tier business schools in India or abroad and get hired by a Fortune 500 company.

Top Channel Development Executive (Salary package: Rs 1.1-3 crore)

Channel Development Executives are in high demand because they are experts in generating and maximizing revenue for their company by running proper channels. Those who possess the right combination of talent and knowledge in marketing, analytics and channel know-how, are the right ones for this job. There are very few of them in the market and companies offer enormous pay packages to acquire one such professional.

Top Marketing Executive (Salary package: Rs 1-1.2 crore)
This job belongs to those marketing executives who are able to learn and adapt quickly the strategies and philosophies of the companies they work with. This kind of job needs the skill set to channelize projects in different directions and generate revenue. Digital projects are very much part of their work experience profile and they flaunt it nicely in their resume to get the job done.

Top Market Research Executive (Salary package: Rs .75-1 crore)
Companies are interested to learn about the changing patterns of their audience profile and locate potential market for future business transactions. Market Research Executives provide exactly that information to these companies by doing research and analysing the data found. There has been a rise in the salary package of these professionals by 3 to 5 percent since last year.

Marketing Director (Salary package: Rs 75-80 lakhs)
Companies are interested to learn about the changing patterns of their audience profile and locate potential market for future business transactions. Market Research Executives provide exactly that information to these companies by doing research and analysing the data found. There has been a rise in the salary package of these professionals by 3 to 5 percent since last year.

Ecommerce Marketing Director (Salary package: Rs 70-75 lakhs)
The Marketing Director pretty much handles the entire marketing department all by himself. To get one of such jobs, you will need managerial skills along with industry experience.

Database Marketing Manager(Salary package: Rs 50-55 lakhs)
Data analysis is such a genre that has more job opportunities than the number of candidates applying for it. Database Marketing Managers can climb up the ladder of success in less than seven years as the competition is minimal and the demand is high.