This position will spearhead the marketing operations for OLX Pakistan. At OLX, we believe in lean teams. The position of head of marketing should be hands-
on and live the spirit of one-man-army . He should be a functional expert with proven experience in producing success in the field of performance marketing, media planning / buying, on-
ground activation, event management and creative content production.
Along with this, the candidate should be data savvy in order to analyze the business operations and form correlation between marketing numbers & business metrics.
Willing to work in a VUCA world with high ownership to oversee marketing tasks with an end to end approach. You will be working with a brand manager, content manager, designer, animator, editor, videographer and photographer along with a network of functional support agencies.
Looking for a leader who knows how to collaborate across different departments and live the company’s agenda rather than departmental KPIs.
We are a team of 5,000 ambitious, curious people building marketplace platforms that make it super easy for anyone to buy and sell almost anything, boosting local economies.
What you will be doing :
Define our strategic vision for marketing and oversee implementation of our strategy including digital and performance marketing, TV, activation, events and PR
Setting goals and analyzing advertising campaigns and promotional projects
Planning the use of media channels for 360-campaign
Supervising work of different marketing areas
Performing within KPIs & goals of advertising campaigns and promotional projects
Review online analytics to identify areas of opportunity and utilize conversion rate optimization tactics (eg split testing) to maximize performance
Research user behavior and insights
Manage marketing budgeting & planning processes
Managing external partners and agencies, including suppliers sourcing
Working in line with brand values & scripts
Working with legal and reporting documents, conducting financial statements
Stay up-to-date on industry trends and incorporate best practices into our marketing operations
Who we’re looking for :
10+ years of experience in advertising and marketing communications, with senior managerial experience not less than 5+ years in brand management
Strong strategic vision of brand values and experience of value proposition development
Experience in the development and implementation of marketing communications for mass-market brand
Experience of planning campaigns 360 various media : TV, OOH, digital, Activations, PR, events
Experience in e-commerce, internet projects, online ventures.
Experience with Website Design / Development, Landing Pages & Email Marketing
Advanced analytic skills and experience with online advertising tools (Facebook, Google etc.)
Ability to take on responsibilities and to work autonomously as required
Ability to multi-task while juggling priorities
Full professional proficiency of English
Strong leadership and communication skills
What we’ll give you :
Health insurance coverage for all employees and their spouse and children
Life insurance for all employees
Annual paid holidays of 20 working days along with 15 sick leaves
Provident Fund for all employees
Staff recognition & personal development plan
Flexible working hours
A cool, start-up environment
Casual dress code
Vibrant social scene
What you need to know about us :
We connect local people to buy, sell or exchange used goods and services by making it fast and easy for anyone to post a listing through their mobile phone or on the web.
Hundreds of millions of people in local markets around the world generate more than 1.7 billion monthly visits, 35 billion monthly page views and 54 million listings every month on the OLX Group's online marketplaces.
OLX is part of the OLX Group, a global product and tech company with 17 brands, +40 countries, +5000 people and one mind-set.
Our mission is to make it super easy for people to buy and sell almost anything, boosting local economies.
We are proud to be different, and we work differently too. We combine the spirit and agility of a start-up with the maturity that comes from being part of a 100-year-old company.
We are curious, ambitious and allergic to corporate interference. We improvise, experiment and push each other further, embracing uncertainty and driving change.
If you are as excited as us about this position and our company, we hope you join us! If you’d like to learn more about the OLX Group, take a look at the other parts of our website.
And remember, we are an equal opportunities employer.