Affirm is reinventing credit to make it more honest and friendly, giving consumers the flexibility to buy now and pay later without any hidden fees or compounding interest.
Affirm is looking for a results-oriented Growth Marketing Manager to lead our consumer lifecycle through email, push notifications, and in-app messaging!
This role will be focused on crafting and executing cross-channel marketing programs that educate users about key Affirm products, surface the outstanding (and relevant) merchants we partner with, and nurture them towards higher levels of engagement! The ideal candidate should have proven success in building and managing a variety of lifecycle/retention marketing programs, an entrepreneurial attitude, management experience, and proficient analytical skills.
This is a very cross-functional role, working closely with Analytics, Product, Business, Product Marketing, Credit, Design, Marketing Operations, Data Science, and Legal teams.
What you’ll do
- Build email and push notification programs that support the lifecycle marketing strategy for Affirm’s users, including onboarding, engagement, and retention programs
- Manage and build a team of highly skilled channel and strategic specialists to drive business growth while mentoring and elevating their work
- Drive experimentation agenda and roadmap for consumer growth marketing efforts across channels, including push notifications, email, and in-app messaging.
- Report on program performance against top-line business metrics including activating first-time users, growing repeat users, and reducing churn
- Lead a team of highly skilled channel and strategic specialists to drive business growth while mentoring and elevating their work
- Build programs that optimize for user segmentation and content personalization strategies by influencing user attributes, behavior, and preference
- Identify key drivers of engagement and churn in partnership with Analytics, from monitoring performance data to identifying meaningful insights
- Work with Marketing Operations to build and execute campaigns across channels
- Collaborate with Creative and go-to-market functions to ensure that we are driving performance while powerfully communicating our brand and product through relevant, engaging content
- Partner with Analytics, Data Engineering, and Data Science teams to increase campaign performance through better tooling, automation and personalization.
What we look for
- 6+ years experience in developing lifecycle marketing programs across owned channels including email, push notifications, and/or in-app marketing.
- Experience managing a team and a passion for team building and development
- Strong analytical skills, understanding of A/B testing and holdout test methodologies, ability to draw conclusions from data and take action accordingly
- Proven project management experience with the ability to indirectly lead and build consensus across diverse teams, including creative and analytics
- Entrepreneurial spirit to build growth marketing strategy and operations from scratch, with defined views on testing and learning
- Strong interpersonal skills to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams, specifically with product, engineering, client success, and creative teams
- Experience with consumer finance, mobile apps, or payments is a plus