Loop54 is rapidly becoming a game-changer in the business of e-commerce. This equals a lot of fun, but also a lot of things that need to be built and scaled up, thus we are growing our marketing team. Do you want to help us market the best product search engine out there?
At Loop54 we develop a search engine that uses cutting edge AI technology to provide truly relevant search results and that learns from user behaviour. We already deliver search to hundreds of e-tailers and we are adding new ones at an ever-quickening rate. From the start, our customers where mostly Nordic based but we are seeing an increased interest from global customers and are building for a big geographical expansion. For us marketing team, this means need to scale up our activities, get better aligned with our Product, Sales and Customer Success teams, more long-term planning, experiment with new tactics and move quickly to replicate tactics that work.
So, what’s it like to work at Loop54? We value high degrees of responsibility and autonomy. We strive to work transparently throughout the organisation and we always have a humble approach to questions or feedback from colleagues. We appreciate teamwork, diversity and equality. And, most importantly, we have fun at work!
As Product Marketer, you need a deep understanding of the customer, product and market to ensure that:
- Our product and its new features are appropriately positioned on the market
- Sales, customer success and marketing teams have all the necessary knowledge and materials enabling them to attract, retain and grow customers and partners
- Product demand and adoption are on continuous rise
Your role is to communicate and translate product requirements into a compelling story. Therefore, you are:
- A born storyteller. You have excellent communication skills and love nailing the story arc on stage, on calls, in decks, and on the website.
- Technically oriented and understand APIs, and have an aptitude to continue learning about Loop54’s technology.
- A creator, including copywriting, campaign ideas, and working with design and web development teams
- A self-starter, and can viciously prioritize your backlog, execute fast, and stick to deadlines.
- An entrepreneur at heart. You’re flexible and can thrive in environments that don’t have defined processes
- Strong analytical and quantitative skills; ability to use customer research, hard data and metrics to back up assumptions, generate credible forecasts, and assess the efficacy of marketing programs.
- Team-oriented, with the ability to work with and influence others in remote locations.
Typical tasks include:
- Researching the market landscape and collect competitive intelligence to benchmark product capabilities and develop effective product positioning strategy
- Researching key market and product data, conduct user interviews to understand key customer segments, their specific needs, and lifecycle stages
- Creating a launch plan for new features, including creating the positioning and messaging for new product features
- Creating launch content: work with almost every team inside of our organization on launch content, including everything from demo decks to product screenshots, sales materials, blog content, landing pages and website updates, and product documentation.
- Preparing internal teams: make sure the entire team is prepped and ready to go before launch. This usually means everything from making sure the website is ready to go live, sales reps are training and ready with proper messaging, to making sure that the customer success team is ready to field calls.
- Setting priorities for the content production backlog, drive changes to the marketing website and ensure the availability of high-quality product collateral
- Working closely with our Demand Generation Manager and Sales to outline the marketing programs required to increase lead gen and improve deal pipeline conversion rates
- Working closely with Customer Marketing and Customer Success to outline marketing programs required to increase customer and partner engagement, feature adoption, up-sell and referral.
- A Master’s degree in Marketing, Business, Media Technology or related field (Bachelor’s is acceptable if accompanied by 5+ years of relevant work experience)
- 3-5 years of software product marketing, field marketing, business development or marketing management experience - OR-
- 3-5 years’ work experience in high tech, Enterprise Content Management or related industry - OR-
- 5-7 years’ experience working for a software technology company
- Excellent communication skills - written and spoken
- Fluent in English (Swedish a plus)
Founded in Stockholm in 2012, Loop54 started life as a search and recommendation related consultancy project for Voddler (the leading Swedish-based video-on-demand platform at the time). Loop54 morphed into a standalone product search engine in 2013, with the company growing and soon becoming cash-flow positive.