Head of Marketing
Marketing | San Francisco, CA | Full Time
We're looking for a data-driven Head of Marketing to scale our relationships with skiers and snowboarders, and grow Liftopia.com to be the largest ski brand on the planet.
About the Company:
Founded in 2005 in San Francisco, Liftopia runs Liftopia.com, the largest seller of ski tickets, and Cloud Store, a pricing and e-commerce platform for ticketing businesses. Built on a foundation of revenue management, our innovative e-commerce, yield management, and business intelligence tools power Liftopia.com, the largest consumer marketplace for ski and snowboard experiences in North America. Our Cloud Store product provides full service, white label e-commerce for +110 ski areas, water parks, museums and ticketed attractions. Liftopia also offers Pricing as a Service and analytics for high volume ticketing businesses looking to maximize e-commerce revenue and have a true understanding of pricing performance.
With headquarters in San Francisco, we currently have 45 full-time employees in the US, Switzerland and Germany.
About the Job:
The Head of Marketing will drive growth and retention for Liftopia.com and influence our product and strategy to scale our brand globally. This leader will bring a passion for performance marketing & developing world-class marketing teams. As a member of the senior leadership team and reporting to the CEO, the primary responsibility for this person is to shape the future of our consumer brand but this person will also influence the expansion of our full service e-commerce and pricing products working closely with our analytics/sales teams.
You’re a strategist who knows how to balance between building great process and getting your hands dirty to make things happen. You are incredibly analytical and performance oriented. You want to use your experience to build the global ski brand. You are excited to build a relationship with millions of customers who have already bought from us. You know that together we can get to know every skier and snowboarder on the planet. You love sharing your passion for the mountains with others as much as you love the mountains themselves. You believe everyone deserves the opportunity to get out and explore our world. You care about the quality of your work and are incredibly comfortable communicating, even when things are uncomfortable. You know that since everyone has to go to work, you might as well make it awesome for them to come and do so. You probably wish you could rewrite this job description.
Get your hands dirty to acquire new customers, increase LTV of existing customers, testing and iterating along the way
Manage all aspects of our marketing programs including the team, process, reporting, budgeting and all marketing channels from SEM to display to social to ones we’ve yet to learn from you
Manage the growth of our native mobile products and entwine the growth strategies of our native mobile with our legacy web products
Manage the launch of new consumer products
Manage all marketing team hiring, coaching, and performance
Advocate for and represent the marketing team within the greater organization
Provide marketing support for our sales team
At least 6 years of performance marketing experience as an individual contributor within a technology company
At least 3 years of experience leading marketing teams and managing individual contributors
At least 3 years of product marketing experience
Deep experience with performance, data-driven acquisition, growth and retention marketing
Experience devising, deploying and measuring omni-channel growth strategies using marketing automation tools like Braze
Experience managing third party vendors with specific areas of expertise that are not your own
Phenomenal communication skills
Bonus Points For:
Experience launching and growing native mobile businesses
Experience growing brand(s) internationally
Familiarity with two-sided marketplace products
Experience with hosted e-commerce products
Experience within the travel industry
Experience in international expansion
Passion for skiing, snowboarding, the mountains and sharing experiences with others
What's In It For You? We thought you'd never ask!
A strong voice in the future of the company - you'll be a valued member of our leadership team, whose ideas about how to grow a world-class company will be vital to our success.
The opportunity to scale an exciting consumer brand globally.
The opportunity to bring your strategy to life within an already large consumer audience.
Oh, and tons of great benefits!
Benefits plan including medical, dental, and vision insurance
Flexible time off
A casual but high performance group of coworkers
Fun, outdoor activity-focused culture passionate about inclusion
Nice deals on lift tickets!
Liftopia Days (company-wide off-sites)
Community Service Days
Liftopia is dedicated to hiring a diverse workforce and fostering an inclusive culture. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of sex, race, religion, color, gender, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, sexual orientation, military and veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.