Chief Marketing Officer

Zcash - Remote

2 months ago

We're on a mission to give everyone on Earth an open, inclusive financial system, and we need your help.

The Zcash Company is at the forefront of the Internet Money revolution. Fueled by scientific discovery and guided by love for humanity, we are aiming to create a global open economic fabric.

Our flagship network, Zcash, launched in the fall of 2016 has quickly grown to be one of the most valued and admired cryptocurrencies/blockchains in the world.

We believe in integrity, inclusivity, and openness. Our work springs out of passion, but we temper our enthusiasm with respect for our co-workers and families. The company is entirely distributed and everyone works remotely, except a few who happen to live in the same city as one another and can meet up to collaborate in-person.

About the role

We’re seeking a Chief Marketing Officer who will discover and spread positive narratives about our values and Zcash’s beneficial social impact.

Our CMO will be responsible for managing public relations campaigns and content while ensuring our message is consistent, timely, and relevant to a global community. They will also help grow and educate the diverse and active ecosystem of users and developers.

Responsibilites

  • Find stories about Zcash use-cases, the importance of financial privacy, etc.—and the ways to tell them—that span geographic, political, language, and cultural boundaries.
  • Advocate on behalf of the company brand with external stakeholders and the media across all communications channels and vehicles.
  • Ensure communication is consistent and reflects Zcash Company’s values and strategic vision.
  • Direct public relations campaigns.
  • Implement strategies to grow social media and website engagement.
  • Work with media outlets and partners to publish press releases.
  • Work with communication, user education and user support roles on social media community management duties as needed.
  • Work with communications, user education, and website engineering roles to publish website updates, blogs and other marketing material such as videos.
  • Work with communications and executive team to develop advertising, marketing and promotion plans.
  • Edit and revise content as necessary.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Previous experience in PR/marketing, ideally in an internet startup environment
  • Exposure to cryptocurrency, Internet Freedom, or online privacy concepts
  • Exposure to banking and FinTech is a plus
  • Experience communicating with engineers and business people from a variety of backgrounds as needed to facilitate PR/marketing goals.
  • Experience with full-time telecommuting is helpful.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Collaborate with leading cryptographic scientists.
  • “Fun Friday” - 20% time working on any project relevant to Zcash of your choice.
  • Competitive Salary - paid in USD, ZEC, or other cryptocurrencies at your discretion.
  • Receive a portion of the Founders’ Reward ZEC units.
  • Health Insurance plan for US-based employees.

Work Logistics

  • Full time position, 40 hours per week.
  • No relocation; located on the internet.
  • Occasional travel for company meetings or other events is expected, approximately quarterly.
  • We rely heavily on calendaring, meeting schedules, Slack, and Github to coordinate.
  • Distributed work of this nature requires strong communication / coordination skills.

How to apply

Please send and email with a resume in text or PDF format, and contact info for three professional references

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