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Marketing manager

Full-time atFurhat RoboticsStockholm,Sweden

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced marketing manager to join our commercial team. Your mission will be to introduce our social robot Furhat the world and shape how he is perceived. You will work alongside business developers, our CEO and product team making sure our robot is known to the world, as well as working with our community manager to make sure our customer's succees stories with our robot are shared with the world.

By joining Furhat, you will join us on a journey to create world leading conversational robots that interact with us the way we interact with each other, and be in the driver’s seat of developing a new genre of applications between human and machines. You will be part of a very ambitious team of scientists, entrepreneurs and engineers building the most advanced social robotics platform on the market. Furthermore, you will be an early employee at one of the most promising and high impact startups, backed by some of Europe’s most prominent investors.

As a Marketing Manager, you will:

- Create the marketing strategy, establishing our positioning and building our brand
- Plan and drive product launches
- Manage and drive marketing initiatives including events, press releases and PR, blogs, social media
- Exploit Furhat's viral nature by creating and sourcing engaging content
- Leverage customer's enthusiasm and use-cases to share success stories with the world
- Create a solid network of strategic partnerships such as journalists, production firms as well as customer's marketing departments.
- Listen to the market, set up metrics and track effectiveness and direct marketing efforts

To be an ideal candidate, you must have:

- +5 years experience in marketing in tech-related industries
- Experience launching software and hardware products
- Thorough knowledge of marketing principles and market research methods
- Superb analytical as well as creative skills
- Excellent communication skills, story-telling ability and interpersonal abilities
- Passionate customer advocacy and understanding of many business disciplines
- Deep understanding of market dynamics in early stage products
- Self-motivated with an entrepreneurial spirit
- Minimum BSc in business administration, marketing, communications or relevant field

It would be great if you also have:
- Native/bilingual proficiency in English
- Previous experience working with startup
- Experience working with robots or conversational systems
- Hands-on communication skills such as visual design, copywriting, photography
- An active interest in/user of social media

About Furhat Robotics

We are an artificial intelligence and social robotics startup with the vision to make interaction with technology truly human. Founded by four PhDs in social robotics at KTH, we are an ambitious, small team of scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs backed by prominent investors. Our product is the most expressive and customizable social robot on the market, powered by a state-of-the-art multi-modal conversational platform and a developer suite used by 3rd party developers to build robot applications. We are now looking for high-achievers that share our passion, to join our ride.