Growth Marketing Manager
Posted on 11/2/2023

201-500 employees

Local news aggregation and distribution platform
Company Overview
News Break, the leading local news app in the U.S., offers a unique platform that connects users, content creators, and local businesses, fostering a safer and more connected community. Their competitive edge lies in their successful partnerships with thousands of local entities, providing a platform for a new generation of readers to engage with vital local content. With a strong emphasis on a vibrant work culture, News Break encourages idea sharing and is always on the lookout for new talent, making it an exciting place to work.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding





Mountain View, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Mountain View, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Growth & Marketing
  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Business, or a related field
  • 5+ years of relevant experience, ideally in the ad tech or digital marketing sectors
  • Data-driven: Strong analytical skills with an ability to translate data into action
  • Entrepreneurial Spirit: A self-starter who is comfortable with ambiguity and eager to take initiative
  • Experimentation-Led: A penchant for testing and optimizing to find the best solutions and eager to experiment with unconventional and cost-effective tactics to increase visibility and interest in our platform
  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Ability to work seamlessly across teams including product, marketing, and account management
  • Experience: Prior experience with NewsBreak Ad Manager or similar ad platforms. Strong background in onboarding, paid conversion, retention, and referral growth in a similar industry
  • Drive Growth Marketing & Advertiser Acquisition: Take the lead in managing and enhancing performance marketing channels to boost user acquisition
  • Develop Community Strategy: Craft and expand a community strategy that aligns with NewsBreak's mission and growth goals
  • Manage Email Marketing Campaigns: Execute impactful promotional and lifecycle email marketing campaigns to improve advertiser engagement and retention
  • Refine Referral Programs: Play a key role in developing and improving a referral program aimed at expanding our advertiser user base
  • Innovate with Unconventional Methods: Ideate, test, and scale unique growth hacking and guerrilla marketing strategies to create buzz and attract new advertisers
  • Create Engaging Content: Produce high-quality content, including case studies, white papers, blogs, and videos, to showcase the strengths of our advertising platform and enhance user experience
  • Collaborate for Success: Work closely with e-commerce and agency brands, as well as external partners, to create compelling success stories and case studies
Desired Qualifications
  • Viral Marketing Savvy: Understanding of the mechanisms behind virality in content and campaigns
  • Community Builder: Proven experience in creating and nurturing online communities