June 10, 2020

VP of Marketing

Kion, LLC

About Kion
Our purpose is to empower people to live a joyful, adventurous, and fulfilling life. Our company includes an eCommerce dietary supplement division and an expanding media division that sells advertising on our media channels (e.g. BenGreenfieldFitness.com) to other brands. We believe in doing our best and courageously communicating with one another. We are fun loving and have a desire for self-awareness. We have a passion for growth and enjoy new challenges.

Job Overview
We are looking for a VP of Marketing to lead our growth marketing and sales operations with a focus on revenue growth, gross profit, and long-term brand. Duties include leading and managing marketing and sales department heads and integrating all revenue-related functions, including: online media division, advertising sales, brand marketing, eCommerce, partnerships, and customer service. This is an operational management role focused on analytical decision making, financial performance, process improvement, and building department infrastructure.

The Right Fit
At Kion, we hire for culture first. Then ability. And then skills. Please consider the following when deciding if this opportunity is the right fit for you.

Culturally, we seek team members who are interested in:
Personal Growth
Relationships and people

We seek these core abilities and qualities for this specific role:
Extremely pragmatic, data-driven, and financial performance-driven
Quantitative approach to problem solving and prioritization
Process-oriented work style and inclination to continually optimize processes
A natural group facilitator who creates stability and fosters alignment
Energized by the idea of leading and motivating a team
Wants to continue to develop and grow as a leader
Can navigate conflict and resolution with grace, respect and accountability
Aware and open about your marketing strengths and weaknesses
Excited about learning new systems and improving current standard operating procedures
Proven ability to project manage large projects

You must already possess the following skills and experience at a high level:
Experience leading a digital media or eCommerce company to at least $20 million in annual revenue, or scaling it by 100% if you were in leadership after the $20M mark
Detailed marketing, sales, and revenue projections
Proven quantitative skills for analyzing customer data and developing future customer acquisition and LTV strategies
Project management skills
Departmental budget oversight
Team leadership development and mentorship

People with Whom You Will Interface
Marketing and Sales Department Heads
Director of Operations
Director of Finance and Administration

Job Details
Full-time, competitive salary position
Based in North-Central Boulder headquarters
Mix of office and remote work (three days per week in office, two days remote)
Opportunity to do extended personal travel while working (e.g. work remotely from Europe for a month)
Fully covered health insurance
Four weeks PTO + seven national holidays
After working for Kion for one year, five weeks PTO + seven national holidays
Team adventures and parties
Annual multi-day team retreat
Phone stipend
24/7 Membership and 8 Personal Training sessions at Bella Strength Gym
Discounted and free supplements
Exceptional opportunities to grow professionally.

Application Instructions
If you want this to be your future, please follow these steps:
Please only apply if you fit the culture, abilities, and skills/experience listed above.
Check out GetKion.com and learn about what we offer.
Send an email to: office@getkion.com with your resume and salary requirements

*Please note – we have an extensive interview process consisting of an online video interview, Zoom video conference interviews, assessments, and in-person interviews.

Thank you – we look forward to working with you!