VP Marketing


Chicago - Remote IL


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Job ID: EB-2118320578
Category: Sales and Marketing
Location: Chicago – Remote, IL

BrainWorks is proud to be retained on a Head of Marketing role with a high-growth SaaS company in the FinTech space.

Our client’s technology is used by the nation’s largest institutional investors, funds, and accounting firms, by bringing long- established solutions that are creating an all-digital experience that streamlines a tax process that has never been digitized until now. They are completely transforming a 10B market by moving a traditionally analog-based process to an all-digital experience via their software solutions.

Since becoming a standalone organization just 3 months ago with strong VC backing, they have over 250 clients and their products are beloved by 39/100 of the top CPA firms (just one small segment that can benefit from their software solution). They are currently profitable and on the way to 4xing their business by 2023.

The Head / VP of Marketing will be a critical role in scaling this organization to 100MM in the next 3 years. Reporting to the CRO and in close collaboration with senior leadership, Sales, Customer Success, and Product, you’ll ideate, define, and execute various sales initiatives to achieve our long-term and short-term organizational goals. You will be responsible for designing effective marketing strategies and playbooks and overseeing the daily marketing activities.


  • Liaise with CEO, VP of Product, CRO to scope lead generation program requirements (e.g., origination, nurturing), budget, resource needs and delivery timeframes
  • Optimize and standardize demand creation approaches across the organization
  • Create a model to track program success and drive continuous improvement
  • Oversee Web evolution and social media marketing
  • Drive continuous performance improvement through the identification, documentation and implementation of demand creation best practices
  • Develop programmatic campaigns which drive lead generation for the sales force.
  • Create and manage content for lead generation, digital marketing, social media, and website.
  • Work with Public Relations firm to draft and distribute press releases
  • Work with VP of Client Success to develop marketing materials for client retention.
  • Implement best practices in database management to increase data integrity in our marketing automation system (HubSpot)
  • Establish standard processes and tools for telemarketing and teleprospecting
  • Assist in the development of corporate communications


  • Proven marketing leadership experience
  • You have built (2+) data-driven b2b marketing organizations in hyper-growth / scaling mode
  • You have significant experience in FinTech / financial software solutions
  • Servant leader
  • Entrepreneurial, creative
  • Innovative, and customer-centric
  • Experience and willingness to work in a remote-first, distributed team


  • Unlimited PTO
  • Fully Remote Opportunity
  • Base salary 200+, 50% STB, equity
  • Benefits/401K
  • Growing Startup Culture

BrainWorks is a prominent boutique executive search firm offering a 30-year track record of successfully sourcing and placing top talent. By harnessing proven strategies, collaborating with stakeholders and leveraging a diverse and talented candidate network, BrainWorks helps businesses find, attract, and ultimately hire talented professionals that create differentiated results. Our search services can be offered either on a retained or contingency basis depending on the level of commitment your unique search requires.

BrainWorks offers several distinct practice areas, each directed by a Partner with extensive experience, and knowledge of current trends and industry challenges in their specific discipline. BrainWorks practice areas include the following: Accounting & Finance; Accounting & Finance Interim; Analytics, Data Science & Data Governance; Commodities Technology & Trading; Consumer Products; CRM & Direct Marketing; Cybersecurity; Ecommerce & Digital Marketing; Human Resources; IT & Data Engineering; Market Research & Consumer Insights; Operations & Supply Chain; Private Equity & Portfolio Company Leadership; and Sales.

BrainWorks prides itself on quality, speed and GUARANTEED RESULTS, delivered through our unique QUASAR approach. When you partner with BrainWorks, your company will receive intelligence and industry expertise from consultants who are trustworthy, caring and passionate about your business needs. https://brainworksinc.com.

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