Professional experiences for any student
Paragon One (www.ParagonOne.com) connects large numbers of students to employers through industry relevant projects called Remote Externships. We make it easier for students to build professional experiences while also engaging with company employees. For enterprise customers who need to scale and engage their early talent pipeline, Paragon One’s platform saves companies like Facebook, PwC, Hewlett-Packard, National Geographic, Snapchat, and Cargill time and money while helping them increase brand engagement and achieve DE&I targets. Paragon One has served thousands of students with externships. Paragon One was founded by a team out of MIT and backed by YCombinator, Foundation Capital, University Ventures, and Learn Capital.
We are looking for a strategic product marketing leader who combines a product mindset with business development and marketing experiments.
Ideal candidates will have a combination of product, marketing, and content development skillset. More important than experience is a strategic mind and creative problem solving ability. We seek aspiring leaders who are passionate about solving extremely hard problems in the education-to-workforce movement.
Competitive startup salary with equity.
Product positioning and messaging
Storytelling – developing a series of persona story arcs that we want to tell with our users (students, company employees, company leaders) that match with researched user/stakeholder pain points
Customer/stakeholder definitions and segmenting
Website (with Product)
Case studies, testimonials, and sales support materials
Manage content writers
Project manage PR agency (in collab with Product and BD)
#####Skills and Experience
Grit and perseverance to tackle the hardest problems
6+ years of product management, marketing, and/or growth experience
Strategic thinking and problem solving skills
Exceptional writing and editing skills
Collaborative teamwork and multitasking skills
Understanding of B2B marketing strategies
Yahoo! Finance TV clip: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6797983228197257216/
HP extern highlight video: https://www.linkedin.com/posts/paragon-one_hp-hptechventures-work-activity-6856711255571390464-NV75/
Paragon One makes it easy for students to build professional experience with Remote Externships -- industry relevant projects that scale between companies and students. Paragon One’s platform saves companies time and money while helping them increase brand engagement and achieve DE&I targets. Unlike traditional recruiting or workforce platforms, Paragon One is turnkey – we do the heavy lifting of engaging more student talent at the top of the funnel so companies can focus on building. In 2021, Paragon One is reaching thousands of students and hosting remote externships for Facebook, PwC, Pfizer, National Geographic, HP, Snapchat, Cloudflare, and The Nature Conservancy.
Paragon One is backed by Y Combinator, Foundation Capital, Learn Capital, and University Ventures.