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VP OF MARKETING

Full Time


The Drone Racing League (DRL) is premier global drone-racing series. A technology, sports and media company, DRL combines world-class media and proprietary technology to create thrilling drone racing content with mass appeal. In 2017 DRL is hosting a global series of six races, titled the Allianz World Championship, to be broadcast on ESPN, Sky Sports, OSN, Prosieben and other leading broadcast channels around the world. DRL is a privately held company headquartered in NYC. Drone racing is a futuristic, high speed sport where quadcopter drones fly the most insane three dimensional courses ever imagined. Pilots control the drones via remote controls, wearing FPV (first person view) goggles to steer from the drone’s point of view. The drones race at more than 80 mph and can fly inches off the ground to several hundred feet in the air, depending on the course.


Job Description

The candidate must have a track record of brand and campaign management and an ability to deliver against complex responsibilities across internal and external stakeholders. This role will will manage a growing team of channel experts. Must be willing and available for significant international travel.


Responsibilities

  • Build and Align Core Marketing Strategy
  • Empower Teams to Develop World Class Execution Against Strategy
  • Raise Awareness of DRL
  • Campaign Development
  • Stakeholder Alignment
  • Performance Tracking

Requirements

  • 10+ years managing complex, global marketing campaigns for high-growth startups or global brands with a focus on growth marketing
  • Some agency experience preferred
  • Experience managing paid media strategies, growth marketing platforms
  • Track record of analytical and metric driven growth / awareness of a brand or product
  • Strong analytical abilities and comfortable with a data driven approach to decision making
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to communicate with C-level executives, foster teamwork, build confidence and support for one’s ideas
  • Proven ability to handle complex tasks and continuously prioritize opportunities
  • Current passport and willingness to travel