Marketing Manager - Lyon (and South of France)

City Marketing - Lyon / undefined

We believe in a future where inner cities are free of cars, congestion and pollution. By offering our dockless electrical scooters and bikes as convenient alternatives for short-distance travel, we believe we can make that future possible. Our mission is to free our cities with clean rides for everyone in Europe and beyond. Founded in Europe, Dott is comprised of a highly experienced team of inquisitive minds in mobility and tech. What we do today has a tangible impact on tomorrow. We reached our in-house sustainability target of 100% renewable energy, and ensure equitability in our communities through collaborating with city charities, officials and safety boards. Marketing Manager - Lyon (and South of France) We are looking for a strong candidate with the ability to: 1. Plan with attention to detail  Structured thinking: able to create an impactful local marketing plan based on the central strategy, and break it down in clear steps for the execution Consumer centric: be close to the market trends and base decisions on clear consumer insights Data focused: work with clear quantified targets for each activity, optimise performance through data analysis, and track performance against KPI’s Galvanise people and various teams around ideas, strategies and activities.  2. Execute with passion Passion for success & rolling-up-your-sleeves mindsetLeverage your vast local network and fully immerse yourself in local culture to create relevant opportunities for growth Running street marketing teams, ambassador programs, networks of local partner, and events  Curious about our customers

What you’ll do:

  • 1/ Demand acquisition & activation (80%): based on central planning, develop local marketing campaigns to boost demand both for rider acquisition and activation/retention.
  •  Role
  • Responsible for acquisition and growth of riders in Lyon (and South of France when available) markets
  • Responsible for ensuring marketing plans are effective and provide a good return on investment (business, marketing & comms - offline & online)
  • Responsible for sourcing and managing local brand/demand partnerships
  • Promo codes partnershipsAmbassador programs
  • Co-marketing/BD partnerships
  • Responsible for local street marketing activities
  • Responsible for the execution of local marketing and comms strategy
  • Performance marketing support (translations, definition of content)CRM support

  • 2/ Brand preference (20%): be the brand guardian, manage social media and all types of brand comms. Including partnerships with local brands and influencers. On both aspects it is important to gather relevant insights and playbook all initiatives.And support the France PR & PP Manager with local support.
  •  Role
  • Be the Brand guardian in your market and ensure consistency with global brand image. 
  • Manage local Social Media accounts (community management, local contents sourcing, production and publishing).Develop and implement local partnerships (owned and non-owned) in your city (with key events, key influencers or key places).
  • Coordinate local PR (monitoring, sourcing, day-to-day follow-up).Get local insights & data re- the market, brand, competition and ridership.Responsible for planning and defining local marketing and comms strategy
  • Responsible for brand partnerships & brand ambassadors campaign

  • The Marketing Manager Lyon (and South of France), will also collaborate with several stakeholders:France Marketing & Comms teamCentral Marketing team (yearly marketing plan, campaigns, social media, design…)Lyon General ManagerLyon Operations teamOther Local Marketing ManagersOther central teams: Product, Data, Growth, Pricing, Legal, Customer Service

What you’ll need:

  • A minimum of 2-3 years in marketing / brand management, with a recognized post graduate / graduate degree in marketing / brand / communications
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in French and English
  • Data-driven & Marketing ROI
  • Strong networker: local relationships with local business, the local marketing ecosystem, local influencers and opinion leaders
  • Hands-on and city / partnerships lover
  • Actively involved in in on-the-ground, street and event marketing
  • Multi-task and prioritize workload with quick turnarounds
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Energetic and collaborative with a great work ethic
  • Past experience as a promoter would be a plus
  • Based in Lyon office (Villeurbanne), with flexibility to travel (Covid-19 permitting)

What’s in it for me? Alongside a competitive compensation plan, we invite our employees to participate in our stock option plan. You’ll be part of a collaborative, energetic and international team who enjoy the perks of flexible working hours, medical insurance contribution and fun company events. At Dott, we are passionate and challenge each other to deliver on our dreams. We constantly perfect our craft. We own our mission and keep pushing for the company, cities and planet. On that note, be prepared to take on exciting challenges. We operate a consumer service that sees millions of transactions every week. Our operations services are backed by deep machine learning, and our large fleet of vehicles features its own hardware and embedded software challenges. You’ll get to see it all, so come along for the ride. Closing & equal opportunities employer statement Come as you are Dott is an equal opportunities employer. We invest in diversity, ensure equality and encourage expression. We have a zero-tolerance policy for harassment, bias or discrimination towards applicants and employees.  Want to join us for the ride? Let’s do this right – together.