We're Hiring

Growth Hustler Position Available

We’re looking for a charismatic data-lover to join our team. Someone who breathes data, knows their hashtags from their regrams, and a ball of energy who could talk a telemarketer into buying their own products.

We’re looking for an experienced person to take on a Growth Hustler position (full-time) and join our startup journey. The person must have extensive practical experience in developing, planning, and executing on data-driven growth and marketing strategies. They will fully and independently be responsible for all marketing activities in the company.

About Sparrho

Sparrho is a search and recommendation platform for the latest in all things scientific. Staying on top of science is currently a massive pain so Sparrho allows users to keep a bird's eye view on science.

It was created in July 2013 by two Oxbridge ex-scientists who met though Entrepreneur First. You will be joining a superstar team of 6 who together hold 10 passports, 12 degrees, and 55 languages (physical and digital), based in Shoreditch (East London). If you’re curious then check out our goofy pics here.

About the Role

We’re looking for a charismatic data-lover to join our team. Someone who breathes data, knows their hashtags from their regrams, and a ball of energy who could talk a telemarketer into buying their own products. The role will have a high degree of autonomy and will need someone who is confident and entrepreneurial. As the leader of this initiative, in an early stage startup, you will have the opportunity to shape this role as you see fit.

You will be:

  • Showcasing the awesomeness behind the Sparrho brand - online and offline
  • Creating and developing a long term growth-marketing strategy aligned to the product and business objectives
  • Managing all inbound and outbound marketing activities (including social media and ad campaigns, blog and content marketing, PR or ambassador activities, coordinating any events or partnerships etc as required)

You will report to the CEO and build on the foundations already in place, including national and international press coverage. Sparrho is entirely user driven product and as such you will work closely with the Product Manager to develop product positioning and messaging (including contributing to the content of the website).

Skills and Experience Desired

  • A pro-active and energetic people-person
  • 2-4 years experience with proven record of success
  • Experience with managing social media channels and ad campaigns
  • Strong analytical skills and experience with data driven marketing
  • Comfortable with web analytics analysis as it relates to creating strategies and campaigns
  • Good command of English
  • Desire to work in an early stage startup and ambition to grow with the company
  • Ability to work autonomously in a rapidly changing environment

What can Sparrho offer?

  • High autonomy and huge responsibility from the word GO!
  • Superstar team of 6 with flat hierarchy who make decisions quickly
  • You’ll have a significant impact on the future direction of our product and company
  • An office in a co-working space in Shoreditch (East London), in the heart of London’s digital tech scene
  • Your very own nerf gun. Everyone has one.
  • A fun, friendly atmosphere, plenty of opportunities to grow and the chance to be part of our revolution
  • And obviously... an attractive remuneration package

If you’re the Growth Hustler we’ve been waiting for then send us your: CV (pdf, including contact and social media handles/aliases), remuneration package expectation, and earliest starting date (all documents will be kept confidential).

Remuneration package: Salary (+ options)

Starting date: we’re waiting for the One

Please contact: vc@sparrho.com