Performance Marketing Manager

NerdWallet   •  

San Francisco, CA

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods


Less than 5 years

Posted 30 days ago

NerdWallet is looking to hire a highly driven, hands-on Performance Marketing Managerto join our Performance Marketing team. This position will report to a senior Marketing lead and directly manage high volume social, display, and native campaigns.

Where you can make an impact:

  • Manage and grow our paid social, programmatic display, and native channels and help them reach new levels
  • Work on high impact, strategic, and user acquisition-focused projects (related to paid digital marketing, growth levers, partnerships, and the NerdWallet brand)
  • Be the channel expert that teams look to as their marketing needs scale
  • Define and drive new bottom of the funnel acquisition strategies
  • Collaborate closely with other performance marketers, sharing learnings regularly, and helping each other succeed

You are:

  • An expert in at least one paid marketing channel and can apply that knowledge across new channels
  • An original and creative thinker: You can drive towards independent/creative solutions that go above and beyond the standard playbook
  • Strategic: You know how to synthesize data and inputs into meaningful and actionable insights and you know what is going to move the needle the most
  • Operational master: You always know how your campaigns are performing and constantly working to improve them.
  • Nimble: You easily adjust to the ever-changing needs of a company in hyper-growth
  • Data-driven: Numbers hold more weight with you than gut feelings or best practices
  • Always testing: You can strategize and execute A/B tests in collaboration with the creative team and can present insights to stakeholders

Your experience:

  • 3+ years of experience managing performance marketing campaigns at scale, preferably within paid social, programmatic display and/or native campaigns
  • Proven track record in managing and optimizing a budget to aggressive ROI goals
  • Strong Excel and analytical skills (pivot tables, v-lookups) - balanced with the “art” of media strategy
  • Solid project management and communication skills with an ability to work with multiple groups on tight deadlines
  • Hands-on experience with web analytics platforms such as Tableau

What we offer:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • 401(k) with company match
  • 100% paid premiums for medical, dental and vision for employee and their dependents
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Commuter, gym and cell phone stipend
  • $500 enrichment stipend towards learning and development for your role
  • Catered lunches daily, free dinner, and kitchens stocked full of snacks
  • Onsite coffee bar with baristas
  • Company happy hours, social events and outings
  • Generous, flexible vacation

NerdWallet is committed to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of any characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.