Head of US Marketing Partnerships

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: New York, United States ()


About Back Market: 

Recognized by Fast Company as one of the World's most innovative companies in 2019, Back Market is the first and leading online marketplace dedicated to refurbished products. Founded in Paris in November 2014, Back Market is contributing to reducing e-waste by creating a mainstream alternative to buying new products. Backed by large VC funds including Eurazeo and LVMH-owner group Arnault, Back Market raised over $60M to date to create a global leader in the refurbished space.

Job Description

The role: 

As a pivotal member of the US Partnerships team, you will be in charge of all marketing partnerships with a keen focus on attracting new customer to Back Market and helping to put the Back Market brand on the map in the United States.

Preferred Experience

Your duties will include: 

  • Working closely with the Back Market Brand and Marketing teams in creating a strategic partnerships roadmap, including a list of potential partners.
  • On-going partner outreach.
  • Ideation of potential deal structures, including marketing plans.
  • Implementation of marketing campaigns with partners.
  • Growth and management of all partner relationships.

What you’ll need: 

  • 5-8 years of professional experience in Online Marketing and/or Business Development Roles in the tech space. 
  • Fantastic negotiation skills.
  • Passionate about growth and eager to learn, you know how to step back to consider a problem from a broader context.
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills and a great business sense, you are good at understanding people and building long-lasting relationships. 
  • Must be hands-on with high level of energy and professional skills to function effectively and independently in a demanding change-oriented environment. 
  • Fantastic team player.

Other things you should know:

  • Great office environment in our Brooklyn (Williamsburg) co-working space. 
  • Talented and passionate teams on both sides of the Atlantic. 
  • Daily collaboration with our European colleagues. 
  • Opportunity to travel domestically and internationally.

More about us: 

Reducing electronic waste, fighting planned obsolescence, and driving the circular economy forward are 3 good reasons to wake up in the morning. Founded in November 2014, Back Market is the very first marketplace specializing in refurbished electric and electronic devices. We are on a mission to make refurbished mainstream, and we do this by connecting certified professionals who work hard to ensure all electric and electronic devices get a second life with consumers looking for equipment that makes a difference.

Born in France, Back Market is now bringing its revolutionary marketplace to the US, and we’re building a world-class team to support this growth. If you have an interest in environmentally-friendly initiatives, a passion for business development, and a genuine desire to build a first-class global marketplace, we want to hear from you.

We have a challenging schedule and high business expectations, so you'll need to be able to get up to speed without compromising on attention to detail. For the right person, this is a chance to gain valuable experience in building a star and to join a fast-growing, passionate and life-changing company that's shaking up the consumer electronics business. 

This is a full-time role offering benefits and a flexible vacation policy. Back Market is an equal opportunity employer.

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: New York, United States ()
  • Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience: > 4 years