VP Marketing

Chicago, IL

Kinexon Industries is searching for an experienced, hands-on marketing leader (m/f/d) to build and execute our global marketing strategy.  

With a “Zero to 1” mindset for growing our company, you will play a critical role in developing our marketing campaigns and our team across the United States and Europe. As the head of the department, you will be accountable for orchestrating & driving performance within the functions of demand generation, content marketing, events, brand, product marketing, communications and customer advocacy. 

As a cross-functional role, you’ll be working alongside sales, business development, product, and finance leaders. You’ll report directly to the CEO, and will have direct oversight of our budget. 


  • Diversifying our marketing mix to increase buyer persona awareness and demand from earned, organic, paid efforts 
  • Partnering with our product team and our exec team to lead our thought leadership creation & amplification efforts across the transformation of IoT, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, and Autonomous Operations 
  • Leading and managing a high-performing marketing team, fostering a collaborative and innovative culture 
  • Owning and maintaining the marketing calendar to deploy timely promotions as well as the latest news and industry content
  • Oversee all online efforts as well as offline marketing activities such as events, partner enablement, communications and media/analyst relations
  • Managing our growing marketing tech stack while optimizing our current tools such as Salesforce, Hubspot, and ZoomInfo
  • Tracking and reporting on key marketing metrics, providing insights and recommendations to drive continuous improvement
  • Providing deeper insights into CAC, LTV, and additional growth KPIs 


  • 10+ years of marketing experience, preferably for a high value technology product with complex sales cycles
  • A deep passion and demonstrated success (7+ years of leadership experience) for all aspects of building and developing a marketing team - coaching, contributing, and managing people
  • A track record of building thought leadership programs for other companies
  • Ability to convey ideas succinctly verbally, in writing, and when presenting to others
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects and shift priorities as needed
  • Self-starter mentality and able to operate without much guidance
  • A proven ability to uplevel brand awareness and demand generation goals via the latest B2B marketing approaches
  • Previous experience in enterprise SaaS and/or managed technology services required
  • Experience managing budget and ROI from the bottom up
  • Experience in the US is essential, additional working experience in the EU would be preferred
  • Proficient with HubSpot, Salesforce, Wordpress/Webflow, and other digital platforms
  • Strong communication skills, a bias towards execution, and quantitative/analytical aptitude are a must. You should also be resourceful, flexible, entrepreneurial at heart, and conscious of the bottom line
  • Fluent English language skills are a must, both spoken and written; German would be a plus 

You can look forward to this with us

At KINEXON, you will meet people with a similar mindset who are passionate about innovative technologies and love to master new challenges in a team, as well as create great products. 

Become part of our team and enjoy the following benefits: 

  • GrowBeyondYourself – with an annual learning budget to further support your development. 
  • Freetime 30 days (DE) / 20 days (US) paid vacation to refuel your energy (for full-time employees)
  • WeCare – take your time off for the family (parental leave etc.)
  • WorkingHours – Early bird or night owl - you can choose your flexible work hours.
  • FlexibleLocation – we work with a hybrid and remote model.
  • OneTeam - We enjoy spending time together at regular team and company events.
  • OnTop - further benefits selected by you out of a range of benefits that we offer (mobility, sports, vacation budget, training and more) 

If you want to find out more about our benefits, you can look here and with a visit to Instagram wearekinexon you can get a look behind the scenes.

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