At Proton, we envision an internet where privacy is the default, and we’re building ways to help all people secure their digital lives and take control of their data. ProtonMail was founded in 2014 by a group of scientists who met at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN). And since its inception, the company has grown at a fast pace and today has over 40 million users.
Our principal product, ProtonMail, is the world’s largest secure email service. Our second product, ProtonVPN, is one of the world’s most popular VPN services. Our vision is to build an internet platform for the protection of digital rights, and we are also developing additional products, including ProtonCalendar, ProtonDrive, and more to come.
Our users include New York Times journalists, some of the world’s largest corporations, and millions of ordinary citizens. The world is adopting our products at an accelerating pace. Whether it’s in New York, or at the front lines of the global struggle for freedom and democracy in Hong Kong, Belarus, and Myanmar, the work we do saves lives and is transforming the world. Our team is diverse and dynamic, representing over 30 different nationalities, with offices in Geneva, Zurich, Prague, London, Vilnius, Skopje, and Taipei, employing people around the world.
Purpose of the role
The Head of Product Marketing will play an instrumental role in redefining our product propositions and Go-to-market strategy in order to accelerate towards our vision of an internet where privacy is the default. This leader will partner with and lead teams, obsess over users and build our business to scale. If you’re a self-starter & results-driven marketer, and you thrive in a fast-paced environment, this is a great opportunity to play a pivotal role in a fast-growing company. You will have a concrete impact on the future of the business as a whole.
Strategy & Vision: Define the product vision based on user insights and be the champion for the consumer, using primary and secondary research, internal data and competitive intelligence to identify user needs translating product features into consumer benefits.
Influence: Influence product development by earning the trust of product owners and business leads to reflect unmet user needs and solve critical pain-points.
Execution: Build GTM plans & oversee product launches. Lead and motivate cross-functional, cross-country project teams who can drive innovative ideas that can scale across countries.
Leadership: Build, lead and nurture a growing team of high performing marketers who deliver undeniable business impact and breed a high standard of strategic, creative and executional excellence through coaching and development.
Measurement: Work with internal teams, external partners and local marketing teams to plan, execute and measure marketing.
Advocacy: Masterfully communicate up/down/across the organization to ensure transparency, alignment, and advocacy of marketing strategies and plans.
Why you should join Proton
ProtonMail uses the Recruitee recruitment platform for a more effective hiring process and a better candidate experience. Your data will always be kept confidential and is not shared with any third parties. Keep in mind that you will receive emails from the email address email@example.com or other addresses on the protonmail.recruitee.com domain.
Proton does not accept unsolicited resumes from any sources other than directly from a candidate. Proton will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited offer, even in a situation when the relevant candidate is employed by Proton.