University Marketing Manager


San Francisco, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Marketing/PR/Product Mktg
  • Post Date: 02/20/2021
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  • Company Address: 22 Battery Street Suite 320, San Francisco, CA, 94111

About Springboard

The new economy needs a new approach to education. Education is no longer a one-time investment at the beginning of one's career, it's a lifelong pursuit. At Springboard, we offer an educational experience that empower our students to thrive in this new world order.

Job Description

The Company 
At Springboard, we’re on a mission to bridge the world’s skills gap, offering transformative online education in data science, UI/UX design, machine learning, and coding. Our courses may be tech-enabled, but we're ultimately human-centric: each student taps into a vast community throughout their time with us, engaging with fellow students, industry-expert mentors, student advisors, and career coaches, the goal of which is to successfully transition students into their dream job. Through this hybrid approach, we’ve helped thousands of learners revamp their careers and, by extension, their lives, with hundreds of top-notch job offers received every year and a near-perfect placement rate for our program graduates.
The Opportunity
Join Springboard’s newly formed University Partnerships vertical, as it’s first ABM and demand generation lead. This is an excellent opportunity to shape the marketing strategy of a rapidly growing vertical within Springboard. In support of the University Partnerships business development activities, you will manage end to end demand generation, nurture and conversion activities throughout the partner acquisition funnel.
The ideal candidate is data-driven,  with focus in ABM (Account Based Marketing) and demand generation, and an understanding of higher education buying cycles and personas. Reporting to the GM of University Partnerships you will work with internal cross functional teams and external partners to bring Springboard’s world class programs to university partners.
  • Develop and execute on ABM (Account Based Marketing) strategies and demand generation programs to secure interest and meetings with prospective university partners aligned with our TAM.
  • Set up process, infrastructure and assets to support every stage of the funnel and university buying cycle.
  • Work cross-functionally with sales, product marketing, business operations to establish and execute on marketing, account research and campaign workflows.
  • Develop and execute a comprehensive demand generation program by leveraging inbound and outbound tactics (e.g. webinars, white papers, use cases, events, conferences, demos, PR, web assets, direct response digital advertising etc.
  • Create and execute an annual marketing calendar and manage marketing budget for University Partnerships.
  • Partner with content and brand teams to build Springboard’s University Partnerships web assets. Oversee all performance metrics, A/B message testing etc.
  • Research and put to marketing new strategies to raise awareness of Springboard University Partnerships, as measured by qualified leads and new partnerships.
  • Excited to make a difference in career focused education with 5+ years of experience in B2B demand generation or ABM or combination.
  • Demonstrated experience in running marketing activities with strong measurable results.
  • Excellent content creation skills.
  • A strategic thinker who can also roll up their sleeves and execute.
  • Enterprising and creative with an impeccable ability to prioritize.
Bonus points if you have… (optional)
    • Experience with B2B demand generation in the education or workforce development industries. 
The Springboard team of 180 works out of offices in the heart of San Francisco and Bengaluru. We’re backed by top investors, including Costanoa Ventures, Reach Capital, Learn Capital, Pearson Ventures, and the founders of LinkedIn and Princeton Review.
Working with us, you’ll enjoy competitive compensation, health insurance coverage, a 401k plan, generous learning and professional development budgets, and an opportunity to impact thousands of lives alongside a fun, dedicated and mission-driven team. To learn more about our team and culture, follow us on Instagram @springboardlife!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We welcome applications from all backgrounds, and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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Disclaimer: Local Candidates Only
This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.