Regional Marketing Director
Are you an analytical strategic thinker that loves seeing a direct business impact from your actions? Do you have marketing/growth related experience? If this sounds like you, then we’d love to chat!
Wolt is a Finnish technology company and we’re best known for our food delivery platform. We’ve grown significantly in the last three years, expanding our operations from just four countries across the Nordics, to 23 countries across Europe and Asia today. And we’re just getting started.
Regardless of how fast we are growing, we strive for the best-in-the-world in everything we do. That’s everything from product development to local country operations to maximise ROI from our marketing investments across for each of our 20+ markets.
Our Central Marketing team has focused heavily on building world-class performance marketing expertise, and have worked on defining how to best continue developing ourselves to ensure that we are facilitating fast-growth across our new and existing markets. And now we are searching for a Regional Marketing Director to take ownership of our eight-figure marketing budget for the allocated region.
As a Regional Marketing Director, you will own the strategy and drive the execution of world-class multi-channel campaigns to boost brand and drive growth across the region in multiple countries. So we are looking for an experienced marketer to join us and lead the way to ensure efficient marketing investments.
What you’ll be doing
Being the strategic partner to the Regional General Managers and country General Managers in how to grow our user base and our market share as rapidly and efficiently as possible
Leveraging and conducting customer and market research and using the insights to formulate the marketing strategy
In executing the strategy, help finding the right channel mix and the right messaging for the markets
Identifying and working with the right external partners globally, regionally and locally to support strategy execution
Defining marketing targets, forecasting and long-term planning
Defining performance KPIs that aim to maximise efficiency of marketing spend
Bringing together the best internal functional expertise to help the markets succeed
Coaching and empowering the local teams to reach their full potential
Developing tactics and playbooks across different channels such as influencer marketing, social and partnerships
Support recruiting needed talent
Our humble expectations
5+ years of relevant experience, such as managing a high-performing consumer marketing team or experience from a business development / strategy role where you have worked closely together with marketing
Strong leadership skills
Experience in forecasting, financial planning & budget allocation
Proven analytical experience in utilizing data to design, develop and execute multi-channel marketing activities
Prior experience in a fast-moving environment with a strong focus on achieving targets and getting things done
A strong creative eye and great understanding of social media channels
Tech savvy and experienced with online analytic tools
Ability to really own a project, work independently and ask for guidance when needed
A background of e-commerce, digital marketing or apps is preferred
Excellent Excel skills
Fluent in English
If you are excited about working in a high-growth environment, taking ownership, and being part of an extremely ambitious team, then click below to apply and get the conversation going!
Along with a competitive salary, you will also be eligible for our stock option plan. In addition, we are also offering relocation to our HQ in Helsinki for this role :)
If you have any further questions about the position, you can turn to:
Marko Pavicevic, Talent Acquisition Partner - email@example.com
Please note that we do not accept applications sent by mail. You should submit your application through our careers website!
Wolt is a technology company that makes it incredibly easy to discover and get the best restaurants, grocery stores and other local shops delivered to your home or office. Wolt works together with over 30,000 restaurant and retail partners as well as with over 60,000 courier partners across 23 countries and 129 cities.
Our apps (iOS and Android) have the industry’s highest reviews, largely because of our customer-centric approach to how we build our products and operations. For example, our customer service team responds in a matter of seconds, in the customer’s own language.
We’ve raised more than €707M in financing from renowned U.S. and European based investors, such as ICONIQ Capital, Tiger Global, DST, Prosus, KKR, Coatue, 83North, Goldman Sachs, Highland Europe and EQT Ventures & EQT Growth, among others. We've also been fortunate enough to receive some appreciation and recognition for our hard work along the way: Apple selected Wolt’s app as their Editors' Choice, Wired named the company one of the "Hottest Startups in Europe," Forbes included our CEO Miki Kuusi on its 30-under-30 in Consumer Tech list, and the Nordic Startup Awards named Wolt Company of the Year.
In 2020, the Financial Times named us Europe’s second fastest growing company. We’re still expanding rapidly and are looking for more talented individuals to join us. If you are passionate about cutting-edge technology, great food, and making an impact in your city, then Wolt just might be for you.