Director, Growth & Engagement

Quick Take: Axios is a new digital media company that wants to make the world smarter, faster by providing them with high quality news & information across politics, technology, politics, and media. We're hiring a Director, Growth & Engagement!

Why it Matters: You will be responsible for leading Axios’ social and email marketing strategy including ownership over growth and engagement KPIs. You will leverage internal resources as well as liaise with agencies and vendors to ensure we are rapidly growing high quality, engaged audiences across platforms.  This is a key role which will leverage digital platforms to ensure Axios is a household name within its target audience.

The Details: Ideal candidates will embody an entrepreneurial spirit, a passion for Axios’ mission and have the following skills:

  • Deep experience running multi-million dollar campaigns across digital platforms with proven ability to rapidly grow and engage an audience
  • Nuanced understanding of how to assess ROI and budget accordingly (e.g. CPC, CPA, CAC, LTV, ARPU, retention)
  • Ability to collaborate across multiple departments including marketing, events, audience development, design, and others
  • Expertise with email marketing software (e.g. Sailthru, Marketo)
  • Expertise with Facebook & Twitter Ads Manager and Google AdWords
  • Expertise with reporting on those ad platforms (e.g. Facebook Insights, Google Analytics)

Don’t forget:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health insurance (100% paid for individuals, 75% for families)
  • Primary caregiver 12-week paid leave
  • 401K
  • Generous vacation policy, plus company holidays
  • Company equity
  • Commuter and cell phone benefit
  • A commitment to an open, inclusive, and diverse work culture
  • Annual learning and development stipend