Marketing Intern at Circle Pay

Where: Greater London

Deadline: November 22, 2018

Type: Graduate

About Circle

At Circle, we're shaking up the global economy by making money simple. With us, you can send money like a text — instant, secure and free — whether your friend is across the table or across the ocean. How exactly are we doing this? Unlike existing systems that are closed and proprietary, we use open internet standards and protocols, including the blockchain (allowing us to offer this service for free). Our mission is to connect every person in the world by exchanging value across borders, between currencies and among friends.

Circle was founded in 2013 by internet entrepreneurs Jeremy Allaire and Sean Neville and we're backed by $140 million from investors including Jim Breyer (Facebook), Goldman Sachs, IDG Capital (Baidu, Tencent), General Catalyst (AirBnB, Snapchat) and Accel Partners.

We are looking for a talented, proactive and passionate intern for our Marketing Team to drive adoption of Circle across UK. You’ll support the Director of Marketing by enhancing our student partnership and acquisition-focused programs while being the champion of the customer to help us improve our overall product experience across the UK.

As Marketing Intern, you will become an integral part of the Circle team and develop vital partnership, marketing and customer experience skills.

What you'll work on

  • Help us extend, shape and enhance our campus ambassador program in the UK
  • Develop relationships with student clubs, societies & unions to showcase Circle and how it can revolutionise payments within university life
  • Identify, source and implement local partnerships and field marketing activities to drive Circle’s adoption
  • Conduct consumer and competitor research to drive insights in the UK market
  • QA localized content and share customer feedback with product and UX teams
  • Leverage and work with global marketing functions such as paid marketing, growth, brand, partnerships and global to drive the agenda of your region
  • Act as the voice of the customer in providing feedback blockers and issues to the rest of the organisation (eg. CX, Risk, Compliance, Product)

What you'll bring to Circle

  • 1-2 years away from obtaining or have recently obtained a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from a top university in the last year.
  • Strong ties with the student community through being involved with student sports clubs, societies, faculties, etc.
  • Creative yet very pragmatic; you find new ways to market and develop partnerships for Circle and make things happen
  • Positive, high energy, self-motivated & autonomous. You enjoy a challenge, thrive on variety, and like to have a good laugh
  • Team player and a strong communicator, you can rally people behind a need
  • Proven interest in startups, fintech, social networks, apps and/or tech. Prior internship or part-time work experience in any of these is a strong plus.
  • Passionate for Circle and the impact it’s having on how money moves between people

How to apply

Please apply via the link https://www.circle.com/en-gb/careers/caa3f439-a25c-4ff7-9b31-80d90cf830ee or email jade@circle.com with your CV and a short explanation of what makes you unique. Try to be creative and say something that will catch our eye!