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Senior Marketing Manager at Playground Global
Palo Alto, CA, US

Playground Global is your backstage pass to the future, building transformative companies that create multi-generational impact. Playground was created in 2015 - by entrepreneurs who conceived, built and scaled successful tech companies - to be the best early stage investment firm. We focus on qubits and robots, AI and atoms, space and synthetic biology. Complex, difficult technical challenges are where we play best.



Our Senior Marketing Manager will primarily be responsible for content strategy for the firm across a variety of mediums, including social media, email, long-form (blog, Medium), presentations, and video. As our Senior Marketing Manager, you will bring Playground's perspective to life through a mix of channels, and create content that resonates with our target audiences. In addition, you will connect portfolio companies with the right content resources to fulfill their marketing goals.





● Develop content strategy that complements our marketing goals and individual partners’ areas of focus

● Craft compelling written and visual content across a variety of social platforms to grow our audience and engagement

● Launch our first email newsletter, actively engaging with our community

● Engage Playground partners’ perspectives on key topics to develop original, long-form content on a regular cadence that is ownable for the firm

● Manage a network of freelance writers for special projects, and identify resources for portfolio companies

● Partner with our in-house design team to create visuals to complement the written content you create

● Work closely with leadership at the firm to promote Playground events that will draw the desired audience

● Identify opportunities to develop key audiences for Playground across new platforms and communities

● Measure and communicate performance weekly across channels

● Develop talking points and presentations for firm leadership for external speaking engagements and internal events




● 5+ years experience in content marketing, brand marketing or social media marketing for a tech or financial services company

● BA / BS, or equivalent experience

● High attention to detail and ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously

● Excellent verbal and written communication skills

● Ability to partner effectively with technical and business teams, and make technical topics more accessible

● Strong analytical skills and a desire to measure the impact of your work

● Proven track record of building an audience for content you’ve created

● Project management skills that lead to flawless execution

● Passion and curiosity toward technology




Seniority Level

Mid-Senior level


● Venture Capital & Private Equity

Employment Type


Job Functions

● Marketing

● Writing/Editing