Content Marketing Manager

London HQ

Who we are

In our simplest form, we create startups that might otherwise not exist. We just can't get enough of empowering our founders to solve real problems with clever solutions. We live and breathe agile development and specialise in getting their start-ups to market. We also love to get up close and personal with our founders so we help them across the board with product guidance, business strategy, marketing campaigns, legal advice, future finance and more.

What you’ll be doing

  • Lead generation via multi-channel content marketing campaigns
  • Content production and curation for both inbound and outbound campaigns - including testing and optimisation of copy and other campaign assets such as landing pages
  • Content promotion via organic and paid channels
  • Building and optimising our email automation and lead nurturing process
  • Steering traffic across the website, owning the customer journeys and creating content, campaigns, and workflows that take visitors from contact acquisition to customer.
  • Managing our website and digital channels (blog, socials, Dribbble etc)

What we need and what you have:

  • A love of the start-up product/tech space
  • Experience working in the product/start-up tech space
  • An inquisitive mind and creative flair
  • Strong copywriting skills
  • Understanding of SEO optimisation
  • Ability to create and repurpose content in graphic, video and/or audio formats
  • A test & learn approach
  • 3+ years experience creating content and campaigns using Hubspot or a similar marketing automation tool

What you’ll love the most

  • Our team - energetic, creative, collaborative and supportive
  • Our Portfolio Founders - their passion and ambition
  • Learning every day
  • Flexible working hours and remote working
  • Online (and offline soon!) social events
  • Playing an instrumental role in a high-growth business
  • An international team - we have offices in London, Krakow and Chandigarh



The UK Founder + Lightning team live across the UK but quite a few of us live in-and-around London. We work between our homes and the F+L office in Shoreditch, and you may need to travel to events etc from time to time.

Our Culture

Founder + Lightning is much more than just a place to work. What sets us apart is our unique, people-centric culture that keeps evolving. Our culture is an integral part of our organisational DNA that is unrivalled by most in the industry.

Our Values

Founder + Lightning is a place to learn, thrive, and grow. And we take great care in developing and nurturing it.

What do we believe in? Whenever in doubt remember to:

  • Push the boundaries of what you think you can achieve.
  • Just get on and do it.
  • Do the right thing when nobody's looking.
  • Really care about what you are working on and whom you are working with.
  • Be approachable and behave in a way that makes people want to work with you.

You’re going to love it here!

Thank you for your interest, this position has been filled.