We are looking for a creative, data-driven product marketing superstar to join Labster and help scale the reach of our consumer mobile product (https://play.google.com/store/…) targeted to emerging markets. We have ambitious goals to grow the impact of this product from the early stage of hundreds of thousands of users, to a 100 million in as short a time as possible.
This should be a scary-but-exciting goal for you.
Naturally you’ll need to be someone who enjoys connecting with young people and students around the world. It’s our most mission-focussed product aimed at helping those who don’t have access to high quality education.
You’ll lead, design and execute strategies for user growth in our existing emerging markets, launch new markets, work with the mobile product team to identify new product opportunities, lead go-to-market activities, and provide feedback about our products to the team.
This has a B2C responsibility but will also work closely with our Product Marketing team for B2B products to ensure alignment on go-to-market efforts.
Identify and execute opportunities for marketing our mobile consumer product and growing its user base
Create engaging targeted campaigns across multiple platforms to build engagement among young people, teachers and parents
Work with local country experts where necessary to roll out campaigns and increase adoption
Help to define the consumer-facing brand, as well as defining the B2C marketing requirements
Drive traffic to the mobile product and feeding intelligence to the product team
Identify and assess new opportunities for business growth, partner on product strategy, and weigh the complexities and tradeoffs inherent in marketing a global product
Navigating the organization to get work done, and building strong relationships across our company
Taking risks to try creative ideas to achieve step-change growth
Manage a sizeable budget associated with launches and ongoing product support
The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate the following skills and experience:
We imagine that you have a background in Marketing, Communications or similar field and 5+ years of experience
Experience building and scaling a global user base using a variety of techniques, including effective brand management
You bring applicable experience launching products globally through various channels and with progressive product marketing and techniques, delivering growth through organic, paid and lifecycle marketing programs
Experience with both bottom-up and top-down growth strategies
Comfort in a fast-paced environment
Your strategic thinking, prioritization and project planning skills are above average, as are your communication skills – both face to face and in writing.
Experience evangelizing or building a community of ambassadors is a plus