Marketing Manager for GripGrab

Would it motivate you to be part of a brand with a mission to inspire and enable athletes to live an active lifestyle? And to combine your job with your passion for sport? Then read on.

GripGrab is considered to be a high-end brand in the European cycling industry and our products are sold by more than 1.000 retailers both online and offline. We consist of a strong team of dedicated people who work for the same mission every day – to inspire, motivate and enable athletes to be active and stay comfortable in all conditions. We are now looking for a new Marketing Manager to help take our brand to the next level.

Roles and Responsibilities

You will lead our marketing team and be one of the main driving forces in our quest to build a global brand.

GripGrab’s marketing platform consists of an extensive ambassador program, content marketing based campaigns and creation of industry-leading online POS to support our retailer’s representation and sales of GripGrab. It is a scale-able platform with proven effect - and plenty of room for further development. 

We are an IT driven company and your analysis and optimization of activities and work flows will increase operational efficiency in the marketing department. The long-term result – and a main measure of your success - is a steadily improving brand perception amongst a steadily increasing number of consumers.

You will be a key member of our executive team - and the guardian of our brand - who continuously ensures alignment between our marketing activities, the overall strategy and our mission. Your analytical skills provide business insights that helps identify new sales opportunities and improve the customer experience for our B2B and B2C customers.

Marketing campaign planning, orchestration of execution, reporting of marketing effectiveness and liaison with third party partners are obviously part of your role as Marketing Manager, but your role as data analyst and the one who secures continuous optimization of activities and alignment of marketing activities with business goals is of most importance. Finally, your ability to lead a team of highly motivated employees is central to your success.

Key Qualifications

  • You have a strong analytical mind, deep insight and personal interest in data-driven marketing
  • A Bachelor’s or Master's degree and 10+ years of progressively responsible experience for a medium sized company or division of a large corporation
  • You have several years of hands on experience with Google Analytics and other relevant tools
  • You have knowledge of orchestrating online advertising campaigns
  • You are a hands-on type and can handle complex projects including the actual execution
  • You have experience in partnering with an executive team and have a high level of written and oral communication skills as well as networking abilities
  • You are fluent in both written and spoken English
  • You have effective leadership abilities, ability to plan, organize, and motivate others to achieve objectives

 You should apply for the job if you are interested in

  • The opportunity to shape a brand aiming for global recognition
  • An exciting job in an inspiring and fast-moving company
  • An opportunity to combine your job with your passion for sport
  • A job, which is guaranteed to offer challenges in a field you are passionate about
  • Becoming part of an international, dynamic team consisting of passionate and motivated colleagues

Application deadline: 21.02.2019

Starting date: 01.05.2019

Do you have what it takes and are you interested in the job? Please submit your application by filling out the application form using this direct link:

https://gripgrab.formstack.com/forms/application_marketingmanager_for_gripgrab

 

Additional information

At GripGrab we create products that enable athletes to be active and stay comfortable in all conditions. We know, that great quality accessories make the difference between being too hot, or too cold, between being wet or dry, aerodynamic or flappy and between being seen or not seen. These are the products we live and breathe for.

GripGrab is a five time ‘Gazelle’ company in pursuit of steady, controlled growth. We are a small, but global company with around 30 employees in six countries, revenue of 5,5 mio. Euro and a healthy financial-, organizational- and IT base. The company was founded in 2000 by three brothers and is still family owned. A daughter company in Pakistan and a sister company in Denmark is part of the holding. We are IT-driven, well-organized, constantly seeking to further optimize and have an ambition to create a company that is great to work for and creates great results.

For more information about GripGrab visit www.gripgrab.com or www.facebook.com/GripGrab.

Photo: Martin Paldan from an autumn ride on Mallorca, November 2019. 

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