Hiring: Marketing Manager (UK)

Position: Marketing Manager, full-time 

Based out of London  

Verdane is looking for a committed Marketing Manager to join Elevate, our specialist in-house team of operational experts. Elevate team members partner with investment teams in due diligence processes and with Verdane holdings in value creation and operational excellence projects.

Verdane aims to be the preferred growth partner for tech-enabled businesses in Northern Europe. The number one priority for our new marketing manager will be to develop and execute a marketing and communication strategy to support this overall goal. Thought leadership and awareness building across markets will be crucial. The marketing manager will contribute to our overall positioning, and conduct tactical activities and case-by-case pitch support. You will be working closely with investment professionals, and your peers from the Verdane Elevate Team, and you will be managing a team of two people. You will spend most of your time working hands-on and your key skillset lies within corporate communication.

Key contributions from the person filling this role will be:

  • Create a marketing strategy and execute on a tactical marketing plan, overall and per market
  • Set goals and measure our performance in owned, paid, earned media
  • Manage a small team
  • Use relevant marketing tactics to support and enable our investment professionals
  • Be the go-to person related to company pitches and corporate communication

Professional background and qualifications

  • Background within marketing and communication, M&A, and financial sector experience is an advantage
  • Solid corporate communication skills
  • Good interpersonal, and communications skills overall
  • Team player with organised working habits and project management capabilities
  • Relevant education
  • Native English speaker

You will be part of a high-performing team at Verdane, giving yourself the chance to excel based upon teamwork, your expertise, knowledge, capacity, and motivation. Verdane offers a key role with the opportunity to work together with and help develop the most prestigious companies in the industry.

You have a growth mindset and want to work within an international environment. As a person, you collaborate well in a down-to-earth and value-based culture that is committed to creating long-lasting relationships. You have a can-do attitude and an ability to analyse, pivot, and implement change. You are a team player and enjoy working with people but at the same time, you also like to spend a good portion of your time in “operative mode” by yourself.

How to apply

Submit your CV and personal letter to Daniel Hansen, Elevate CMO at daniel.hansen@verdane.com.

For questions regarding the role, contact Daniel either via email or +47 982 21 747.

About Verdane

Verdane is a specialist growth equity investment firm that partners with sustainable, tech-enabled Northern European businesses to help them reach the next stage of international growth. Verdane can invest as a minority or majority investor, either in single companies or through portfolios of companies, and looks to deploy behind three core themes; the Digital Consumer, Software Everywhere and Sustainable Society. Verdane’s nine funds hold more than €3bn in total commitments and have made over 120 investments in fast-growing businesses since 2003. Verdane’s team of over 80 investment professionals and operating experts, based out of Berlin, Copenhagen, Helsinki, London, Oslo and Stockholm, is dedicated to being the preferred growth partner to tech-enabled businesses in Northern Europe.