About Aperture Education |

Aperture Education is a rapidly growing education technology company specializing in social and emotional learning (SEL) solutions. Our team is dedicated to ensuring that all members of school and out-of-school time communities, both children and adults, have the social and emotional skills to be successful, productive, and happy. Serving over 4 million students in districts across the nation, our products and services allow educators to measure and teach social and emotional skills for youth in grades K-12 both in school while developing their own social and emotional skills and understanding through teaching practice.

Role and Responsibilities |

General
The Product Marketing Director is responsible for the supporting the product lifecycle for the product(s) assigned and managing a team of product marketers(s). Through collaboration with the Product Strategists, Sales Enablement, Marketing, Sales, and Research & Development, this position effectively develops the go-to-market strategy, provides content support, engages and launches new customers, and retains customer loyalty.

Messaging, Branding, and Collateral
Responsible for developing marketing messaging and collateral for all channels for each step of the buyer’s journey. Works with the content and digital marketing team to create a content strategy; works with research & development, copywriters, and graphic designers to create case studies, white papers, infographics, interactive web modules, and other digital and print content.

Will consult with Sales Enablement on training needed.

Responsible for owning and overseeing the usage of assigned product and corporate branding to differentiate between internal and competitive products.

Communication Strategy

Responsible for developing communication plans and designing customer training events (if needed). Also responsible for designing marketing strategy and plan that is designed to meet the product line goals and will collaborate with the Marketing Lead Generation team in the deployment of the strategy. Creates communication strategy with thought leadership lens to support overall company goals.

Market Research

Will support Product Strategy in conducting market research to support messaging and customer-facing resources.

Management
Additionally, this role will manage and coach other Product Marketing team members by
providing ongoing daily support and accountability, helping them track and achieve their goals, removing barriers to success, offering continuous improvement opportunities, overseeing daily/weekly/monthly/quarterly activities and performance.


Education & Experience |
·       Bachelor’s / Master’s Degree 

·       7+ years in Marketing, Product Marketing, preferably with management experience

·       Excellent strategic thinking and communication skills 

·       Comfortability with a P&L and understanding of the drivers of financial growth 

·       Flexibility to regular change 

·       Education or EdTech experience preferred 


Work Environment | 

·       Candidates must have access to a home office free from distractions during Aperture’s common working hours of 9:30 am – 4:00 pm ET 

·       Candidates must have access to excellent internet which consistently supports video conferencing 

·       This job requires occasional travel to our home office (0-5%) for team bonding events 


 
We Are an Equal Opportunity Employer |  Aperture Education does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.


Aperture Education, in compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988 provides a drug-free workplace for all employees


This position has been filled.