At ProWritingAid, our mission is to help people become better writers so they can share their ideas, stories, and knowledge.

Words shape the world, and we have a unique opportunity to help shape and improve those words. If you love inspiring, educating, and helping people, then this is the right place for you.

You'll not only be helping our users, but also the millions of children and adults inspired by their words.

We're a 100% remote team spread across more than 10 countries brought together by a love of language. By focusing on sustainable growth and the happiness of our team, we've been in business for over 8 years and are still growing strongly without any VC funding.

With over 2 million users and a team of 30+, we're looking for a Head of Growth to help us take the next steps on our journey.

Our Dream Growth Guru:

You will create and implement the growth marketing strategy in line with overall business objectives while striking a balance between longer-term strategic brand building activities, mid-term lead generation and nurturing, as well as quick wins to achieve targets.

You will love using data and analytics for decision making and measuring marketing effectiveness as well as creating a culture of structured experimentation and iteration to drive growth.

Responsibilities

What you'll do:

—Own, develop, and monitor the company’s growth strategy

—Drive experimentation with new acquisition methods, channels, and tools

—Establish metrics and tracking tools for growth and funnel results into strategy

—Manage a budget, set priorities in spending, and be accountable for results

—Recruit, grow, and invest in talent to build a best-in-class growth team

Experience

What skills you have:

—5+ years of senior-level marketing leadership experience

—Experience at a high-growth B2C SaaS scale-up

—Proven success in managing large customer acquisition programmes

—Strategic and analytical mindset

We'll love you even more if you have:

—Interest in writing and language

—Interest in learning and development

How you'll grow:

Happiness—we believe that the happier you are, the more productive you'll be, so we focus on optimizing for employee happiness though wellbeing coaching and stress-reducing workflow management. Everyone can be happy if they're doing the things that give them joy.

Opportunities to mentor and coach other team members—everyone has something to teach others. We actively encourage mentoring, pairing, and coaching. It's also a great way to get to know your colleagues better.

Confidence—we believe that good decisions require different perspectives. We encourage everyone to contribute to the improvement of the product and company. You can be assured of a receptive and encouraging environment.

What we offer you:

Remote/flexible working—you can work from wherever (and whenever) you are happiest. The company is UK-registered, but we have employees in more than 10 countries.

Make a difference—you get to work on a real-world problem and make a positive impact on wordsmiths around the world. Our users love the product, but there’s still a lot we can do.

A small but agile company—ProWritingAid is a fast-growing yet nimble company, so your work is always delivered to our users and has a visible impact.

Competitive package—we always pay you what you are really worth (range depending on experience).

Annual meet up somewhere fun—every year we bring the full company together to plan, learn and play! So far our meet-ups have been on the beaches of Portugal and in the mountains of Spain.

Hours of work

Up to 40 hours/week.

Please note that we are a fully-remote company so all applicants must be prepared to work independently from their own space. Payment will be made monthly upon receiving an invoice for hours worked.

Benefits:

—Annual Bonus Scheme

—Share Options Available

—Pension Contributions

—Flexible Holiday Allowance

How to apply

Please send the following to: growth@prowritingaid.com

1) Cover letter

Your cover letter is your chance to explain why ProWritingAid is the company for you. We value great writing, so will reward effort here.

Check out our article on How to write an effective cover letter.

2) Resume

3) Salary expectations


We’re an equal-opportunity employer genuinely committed to building a diverse team, and to fostering the type of inclusive environment in which diversity thrives. “Where all think alike, no one thinks very much.”― Walter Lippmann

ProWritingAid Team
ProWritingAid is a bootstrapped, profitable company with over 100% YoY growth. We’re at the forefront of exploration and innovation within the field of natural language processing.
ProWritingAid Team
We are a 100% remote team so you can work from the comfort of home, your favorite coffee shop, or anywhere else that makes you happy and productive. With members in more than 10 countries around the world, together, we’re on a mission to empower people to share ideas, stories, and knowledge.
ProWritingAid Team
We’re an equal-opportunity employer genuinely committed to building a diverse team, and to fostering the type of inclusive environment in which diversity thrives.
ProWritingAid Team

What do we stand for?

Although we are separated by geography, we are bound together by our company vision and values:

ProWritingAid’s Vision

Empowering people to share ideas, stories, and knowledge by inspiring, educating, and helping them to express themselves.

ProWritingAid Team

A Love of Language

We are passionate about language and believe that it is an essential component for communicating ideas, stories and knowledge. We believe good ideas are intrinsically entwined with the words used to express them.
ProWritingAid Team

Integrity

We place a premium value on integrity and fairness. We do not accept abuse of any kind targeted at or within our team. We take responsibility for our actions, deliver the best work we can, and strive to learn from our mistakes. We always choose the most ethical option.
ProWritingAid Team

Community-Driven

We believe that everyone has something to say, and the right to say it well. We are constantly building and improving our software to better serve the needs of our writers.
ProWritingAid Team

Accessible and Educational

We believe every writer, regardless of their economic situation or educational background, should have access to our software. To this end, we will always have a free version available and a helpful customer support team to help writers learn to use it. We will encourage learning by providing high-quality educational content on our blog.
ProWritingAid Team

Diverse

We strive for diversity and equal opportunity in our team. We are building a team that represents a wealth of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better we will be.
ProWritingAid Team

Work/Life Balance

Despite our geographical distance, our team members are always friendly, empathetic and supportive to one another. We fully embrace the idea of flexible working. We trust our team to get their work done regardless of their location, family schedule, or time zone. We celebrate the diversity of our multinational team. We will always offer a helping hand, encourage each other, and show gratitude for a job well done.