Head of Growth & Performance Marketing @ ahead

  • Marketing
  • Hamburg, Germany

Head of Growth & Performance Marketing @ ahead

Job description

At ahead, we develop evidence-based nutritional supplements & functional foods aiming to optimize human performance. Whether it's about being fully focused in your studies or at work, recall your maximum performance in sports, optimally recover or finding balance and a restful sleep after a stressful day – we have founded ahead with the motivation to help ambitious go-getters and athletes tap into their full physical and mental potential.


We are looking to add a stellar professional to our management team to help us steer our growth:

  • You will be part of our core management team, working directly with our Co-Founder to define and execute the overall marketing/growth strategy
  • You will manage our marketing budget to drive sales efficiently with demonstrated ROI and continuously optimized CPL
  • You will own all our performance oriented growth channels as well as manage and build the team (SEA, Social, Display, Influencer, CRM etc.)
  • You will continuously track and monitor KPIs and draw relevant business implications
  • You will work closely with our Community Manager and Senior Creative in planning and adjusting all distributed content
  • You will design and conduct growth experiments to help us unlock our full potential


  • You have a minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience in a performance oriented and fast growing E-commerce company, previous startup experience is a strong plus
  • You have gained demonstrated expertise in Social Media Marketing, Email-Marketing, SEA + Display
  • You are highly numbers driven, analytical and detail oriented; An entrepreneurial attitude rounds off your profile
  • You are a strong communicator with high EQ and have previous experience in leading and building a team
  • You identify with our goals and mission - you are enthusiastic about sports, fitness, and technology, and are willing to go the extra mile to inspire people to lead a happy and healthy life
  • You are fluent in German and English

What we have to offer:

  • A high level of trust and autonomy combined with a dynamic and feedback-seeking culture that fuels personal growth
  • A competitive, performance oriented compensation package including options in ahead
  • The possibility to build and manage a highly engaging team
  • Flexible working hours (including home office), free fruits and performance food products, weekly team lunches and a futuristic office