VP of Growth - West Coast

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    San Francisco

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    Jason Rumney

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    Jason Rumney

Our fast-growing Social media startup are rapidly expanding their team and are seeking a Head of Growth. The product you will work on has been designed to protect privacy with private threaded sharing. Focused on people you really know, we’re making social a safe, happy place again without personal data mining.

You will be collaborating daily with multiple areas throughout the Company including Marketing, Product Management, Design, Engineering, all Execs and the Board.

The role:

  • Identify barriers for adoption, engagement and retention

  • Build efficient acquisition funnels through keen understanding of product, user behavior and trends for setting and attaining acquisition goals

  • Design, plan and run programs for effective data capture, analysis and action

  • Interface with product, engineering and data teams to run short and long term growth programs

  • Build easy to understand granular monitoring for presentation of findings so next steps can be decided quickly

  • Communicate and report findings with suggested plans of action

  • Work closely with PM’s, designers and engineers on growth roadmap to focus on the most impactful ideas

  • Develop effective growth strategies against and in cooperation with established players and up and coming competitors

  • Relentlessly focus on eliminating friction; finding easy and long term wins for the user

  • Ready to dig in with a "Let's Get It Done" attitude to quickly solve problems with constructive solutions and a clear, respectful personality that others want to emulate

  • Help build and maintain a “golden rule” company culture


  • CS, Math, Physics, Marketing or other relevant education with at least 5 years total experience, with

  • 3+ years in similar role at a successful social-mobile community product