Based in Oakland, CA, Broadly is a mobile-first platform that was founded in 2013 by engineers, Josh Melick and Assaf Arkin. After years of watching his father’s roofing business struggle to find an effective, simple and affordable solution to market itself, Josh recognized a need in the local business community. The duo set out to find an impactful way for businesses to engage with today’s consumers.
Since then, Broadly has grown rapidly to support thousands of local businesses and provide intuitive solutions that fit easily into the daily lives of these businesses. In addition to being a platform for customer feedback, Broadly has expanded their services to help local businesses streamline their communication processes. Broadly enables businesses to build and maintain trustworthy online reputations, with benefits such as seamless customer engagement, real-time customer feedback and automated SEO tools.
The founders truly believe that small businesses are the cornerstone of the economy, and are passionate about helping them attract modern consumers, build trust within their communities, and grow in revenue.
Today, Broadly has raised over $16 million from investors such as New Enterprise Associates and the Foundry Group. Their team has grown to 100+ employees and is continuing to grow quickly.
Based in Oakland, CA, the VP, Marketing will be a seasoned leader responsible for aligning and building a marketing framework across the spectrum of lead generation, branding, product marketing, field marketing, content, events, community, and social media.
As Broadly continues to grow and scale, the VP, Marketing will be responsible for helping bring modern marketing technology and tools to the organization while also using traditional tactics to reach the eyes and ears of often offline small business owners. S/he will deploy innovative and scalable marketing practices to engage small business owners and foster a strong community. The VP, Marketing is a newly created role that will report into CEO and Founder Josh Melick.
The successful candidate will be a passionate and strategic leader with a track-record of leading a high-performing marketing organization. S/he will combine strong brand and analytical marketing skills, be a strategic thinker, and build and lead a team focused on lead generation, brand awareness, growth, and community. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of small local businesses and their challenges. S/he will be inquisitive, proactive and demonstrate strong ownership and accountability.
S/he will have a track record of building high-volume, data-driven marketing strategies and will bring expertise in the systems and infrastructure needed to automate and scale marketing-led growth. The VP, Marketing will be a passionate storyteller who also understands the numbers behind the decisions that s/he makes.
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Broadly is committed to providing and promoting equal opportunity for all employees and applicants. We comply fully with the spirit, as well as the letter, of all applicable local, state, and federal laws and regulations implementing the national objective of equal employment opportunity. Broadly does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, age, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, marital or domestic partner status, veteran status, political or religious affiliations, height, weight, or any other characteristic protected by law. We value diversity and encourage all qualified candidates to apply.
Broadly was founded in 2013 by engineers, Josh Melick and Assaf Arkin, while living in Oakland. After years of watching his father’s roofing business struggle to find an effective, simple and affordable solution to market itself, Josh recognized a need in the local business community. The duo set out to find an impactful way for businesses to engage with today’s consumers.
We are 100 people strong, Series B funded, 10M annual revenue and offer a very diverse workplace full of personal and professional growth opportunities! Read our reviews on Glassdoor!
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