Team8 is hiring an exceptional CMO to lead its overall marketing strategy and execution, overseeing worldwide brand awareness and thought leadership voice through content, events, digital, PR and more.
Team8’s CMO will lead a small marketing team and will work closely with Team8’s leadership as well as founders of Team8 portfolio companies and their marketing teams in mutual marketing initiatives in support of their growth. She/he will also work closely with Team8’s ideators and research group, the engine behind our thought leadership program, as well as with our business development team, in building the Team8 “Village” of enterprise c-level executives and thought leaders in technology and academia from around the world.
Team8’s domains of focus include enterprise technology, data, machine learning and AI, cybersecurity, privacy and digital trust, and might expand to additional domains.
The target audience for Team8’s marketing activities under your leadership will include (1) entrepreneurs and the startups ecosystem, contributing to investment deal flow and positioning Team8 as the ultimate partner for the best entrepreneurs; (2) c-level executives (CIOs, CTOs, CDOs, CISOs, and even CEO and Board Members) in Global 2000 enterprises in the US and Europe, prospect customers of our portfolio companies and design partners to newly built Team8 companies; and (3) Israeli R&D talent, potential employees of Team8 companies, attracting them to join our family and highlighting our advantages to them.
Success in this role is building a strong marketing process that tells the brand story of the Team8 platform and our portfolio through content & thought leadership, PR, events along with new creative initiatives that are mutually beneficial.
We are looking for an individual who is a leader and thrives in a fast-paced work environment, who is smart and is able to learn new topics quickly, with the ability to execute multiple complex projects at once.
This individual should have a successful track record of establishing and leading the marketing function in a startup or VC organization, bringing significant expertise in building a strong brand, and establishing a thought leadership program that drives impactful results. Content is key and the CMO should leverage her/his team and external vendors, as well as work hands on in writing and content development, and then promote it’s distribution across various channels. You will work with PR firms in the US and Israel, prepare Team8 partners for speaking engagements worldwide, initiate and produce Team8 events and oversee our digital presence.
This role requires a mother-tongue level of English and living in NYC.
You will report to a Team8 co-founder and partner who is responsible for marketing, business development and market research functions for the Team8 Group altogether, across its various domains and activities.