Director of Digital Marketing

San Francisco, CA
Crunchbase is the leading destination where you can discover innovative companies, connect with the people behind them, and uncover new opportunities. Our mission is to democratize the way innovators connect to opportunities, and over 50 million professionals—including entrepreneurs, investors, market researchers, and sales people—trust Crunchbase to inform their business decisions. Companies all over the world rely on Crunchbase to power their applications, making over one billion API calls on our platform each year.

Marketing at Crunchbase
The Crunchbase Marketing team plays a role in all parts of the user journey, from brand awareness through user retention. We are creative storytellers, always thinking about how we can better connect with our customers while driving value for the business.

As the Director of Digital Marketing, you will be responsible for:

    • Building a vision for the digital marketing team that spans paid media, user acquisition, CRM marketing including email and in-product communications, demand generation, and lifecycle marketing for both our self serve and direct sales business
    • Carrying $xxM revenue and pipeline targets that have major impact on our business
    • Work closely with Director of Brand to procure necessary content to power digital activities and provide support with web strategy that bring brand content to life
    • Partner with PMM to ensure the latest target audience and key messages are accurately included in digital strategy
    • Work with Ops lead to ensure digital team approaches growth with an experimental and analytical mindset
    • Coach, challenge, and inspire a team of individual contributors, creating opportunities for them to grow their careers, and helping them achieve ambitious targets
    • Generating new ideas, channels, and campaigns that can unearth undiscovered pockets of financial opportunities across digital marketing levers
    • Designing full-funnel campaigns that create a seamless journey for prospects, from discovery through to renewal
    • Being a performance minded, analytics oriented leader who can objectively measure the impact of their team’s efforts on revenue
    • Bringing on elite agencies to support the output of the team, and manage them to flawless execution
    • Being a respectful partner who fosters open and honest relationships with other leaders in Product, Sales, and Business Development
    • Managing a budget for team headcount, ad spend, software, agencies, and T&E


    • You bring 7+ years of marketing experience, ideally in digital marketing for a self-serve company and 3+ years of management experience
    • You have strong knowledge of current online marketing concepts, strategy, and methodologies
    • You have experience with website analytics tools, advertising platforms, marketing automation tools, and content management systems
    • You have agency management experience
    • You have working knowledge of A/B testing

What Crunchbase offers:

    • Competitive salary and equity
    • A team of creative, transparent entrepreneurs driven to accomplish our mission
    • Daily catered lunches
    • Wellness reimbursement
    • Flexible Paid Time Off (PTO)
    • Incredible medical, vision and dental benefits for our employees and their families
    • 10 weeks fully paid parental leave for all new parents
    • 401(k) and Roth plans
    • Free One Medical Group membership for employees and their families
    • Commuter benefits program
    • Free Lyft rides anywhere in the Bay Area after late nights at the office
    • Learning and Development reimbursement
Crunchbase does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, height, weight, veteran status, military obligations, or marital status. Every day our team is honored to work with entrepreneurs and innovators from every corner of the globe, and we aim to build a team that reflects the diversity of our customers. Each individual at Crunchbase brings their own perspectives, work experiences, lifestyles, and cultures with them, and we believe that a more diverse team creates more innovative products, provides a better service to its customers, and helps us all grow and learn as individuals.