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Head of Brand and Communications – 9 month contract starting July 2019

Moula has an exciting opportunity to join the Commercial Leadership Team for a 9 month contract opportunity. As Head of Brand and Communications, you’d be responsible for driving the brand growth for one of the fastest growing fintechs in Australia. If you’re a strategic thinker with a brain for brand, we want to meet you.

Moula is a better way to borrow money to grow your business. Once upon a time, getting a business loan meant spending 6-8 weeks filling in forms and then waiting around for approval. With Moula, you can apply online with no paperwork and no hassle, and have the funds in your account the next day.

We’ve developed a unique platform that will analyse a business’ data, making the process simple, fast, and friendly. But we’re not just a smart algorithm; we’re all about human interaction, which is why we have a team of real people who will get to know each business’ unique needs. Founded in Australia by an experienced team who are passionate about using technology to simplify finance, Moula continues to lead the market with our transparent pricing and responsible lending practices.

As the Head of Brand and Communications, you’ll form part of Moula’s Commercial Leadership team, and drive your team to grow the Moula brand across Australia. You’ll guide the in-house creative and comms team to create meaningful engagements with our audiences, and work directly with the Head of Performance Marketing to lead Moula’s marketing strategy.

You’ll support Moula’s growth strategy through brand and marketing initiatives, as well as identifying and supporting revenue-growth opportunities.This role is an exciting opportunity to make a big impact on building Moula as a trusted brand.

Responsibilities
– Leadership and management of the team: Guide and support direct reports, to ensure all are engaged and supported in their personal growth. Empower the broader team to drive business outcomes as well as their own initiatives.
– Brand: Guide the Moula brand voice across the creative outputs of the team.
– Act as custodian of the Moula brand, signing off on branding decisions re creative outputs as well as PR and market positioning
– Strategy: Together with Head of Performance Marketing, shift brand and communications strategies as needed based on performance and market research insights.
– Drive marketing initiatives across both acquisition and retention, to engage with both our direct and partner channels.
– New products: Drive GTM strategy and execution for new products and product updates, including both PR and marketing activity for all our audiences.
– PR: Drive the active and reactive PR activity by keeping abreast of market trends and news, identifying opportunity for commentary, and engaging with PR professionals and media to ensure brand message is amplified.
– Market research: Work with market research professionals and performance analyst to run quarterly market surveys, and feed insights into the broader team to inform strategy.
– Leadership and management of the team: Guide and support direct reports, ensure engaged and supported in personal growth. Empower the broader team to drive business outcomes as well as their own initiatives.
– Reporting: Engage with stakeholders and report on performance

You’ll need:
– Strong knowledge, skills and experience in marketing
– Qualification in Marketing, Business or equivalent
– Experience working in a fintech, start-up or rapidly scaling business highly desirable
– Exceptional people skills and a collaborative spirit
– 5+ years of leadership and management experience
– Experience in a brand role, with a deep understanding of the nuances of brand tone of voice
– Analytical skills and background in market research
– Experience managing PR and corporate communications
– Familiarity with B2SME marketing
– Background in financial services or a related industry
– Experience in building a fast-growth brand, including GTM strategy for new products

And finally, about the team you’ll be working with:
We don’t know it all. We’re not looking for someone who does. But you’ll need to be prepared to roll your sleeves up, be curious, and keep pushing until you’ve found the boundary. We don’t believe in perfect, but we do believe in testing, learning, and asking more questions than any of us had thought of to start with.

We’re a quirky bunch, we love a good laugh, and we’re not afraid to face a challenge head on. No two of us are alike, so to fit in, you’ll need a good dose of different.

So come join us at Moula. We work hard, laugh hard, and are always looking for ways to do better at both.

Melbourne 3000

Moula

Interested?

Please send your application via this link: https://moula.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=26

Please do not send applications via email as they may get missed by our team.

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