Aviron

Aviron, a Y-combinator company, is an experience-driven connected rowing machine built on an advanced gaming platform. We are excited to grow our team and share our vision of creating a leading fitness entertainment platform that motivates via gaming psychology and tech vs. the more common instructor-led connected fitness.

Backed by Samsung, Formic Ventures (founded by Michael Antonov, the co-founder of Oculus) among others, Aviron is experiencing rapid growth (600%+ YoY) and top percentile user engagement while helping real people change their lives for the better.

We demonstrate our commitment to improving the health and fitness of real, everyday people by not using models or professional athletes in our ads and growing a fanatical, supportive and positive community, which we highly recommend you check out to get a true sense of Aviron.

The pandemic has rapidly accelerated the in-home fitness industry and we're poised to continue this rapid pace of growth. We're looking for a passionate individual to join the OG team and be a part of our success story.

Aviron is right for you if

  • You’re looking for a role that prioritizes personal and professional growth (*Aviron encourages development via a personal education allowance)
  • You're looking for a relatively flat organization with friendly people that values merit (i.e. good work)
  • You’re not down with office politics
  • You want to own your work, start to finish
  • You want to be provided with ample support and resources (i.e. budget) to complete said work
  • You are looking to make an impact and see your work drive growth

What we’re looking for:

This is not an entry-level position. You bring the experience and confidence needed to speak up, share your insights, and ask tough questions. The top candidate will have the following skills and experience:

This role will be best suited to an experienced marketing professional who is looking to accelerate their career trajectory

  • Strong executor with ability to develop best-in-class marketing assets and execute marketing campaigns and initiatives
  • Ability to own and drive marketing projects across B2B and direct to consumer business
  • Experience working with/ managing agencies and freelance resources
  • Strong organizational and project management abilities
  • Excellent written communication
  • B2B experience a plus i.e. trade shows, creating assets/ collateral both printed and digital
  • Agency experience a plus

Responsibilities

  • Work to bring the Aviron brand to life and see brand awareness and affinity grow quickly over the coming months
  • Strategize, plan and support execution on Aviron's first ever brand campaign
  • Execute marketing strategies independently and in partnership with external agencies and freelance resources
  • Aid in development of overall marketing strategy
  • Work to ensure that all marketing projects contribute to the bottom line and supports overall strategy and goals

    Specific areas of support will include - Strategize, plan and support execution of:

    • Brand campaign
    • Photoshoots
    • Video shoots
    • General content creation
    • Marketing assets

    Qualifications

    You are/ have:

    • Bachelor's degree in marketing or business and/or marketing certifications, courses
    • 4+ years of relevant work experience
    • Proven brand management track record
    • A strong understanding of foundational marketing principles and the ability to translate them across multiple mediums
    • You're resourceful and self-motivated with a bias for action
    • Strong executor ie. strong project management skills

    What we offer:

    • Competitive salary
    • Health benefits
    • Top of the line equipment
    • Remote work
    • Education allowance

    A couple more things

    Our customers love us because we are friendly, passionate and always willing to go the extra mile. They are continuously impressed (even surprised) at the high quality physical product as well as software experience we provide. We are very proud of the product and market we’ve carved out as a team/company (that was until very recently mostly boot-strapped). We are looking for someone to match (and elevate!) our passion and hard work to the next level during this very exciting time for our company.

    Aviron is based in Toronto but much of our current team is remote, spanning across Canada, the U.S. and Asia. If you are not local to Toronto this role will be remote. If you are local, it will be mostly remote/ flexible


    Our Values include:

    • Don’t take yourself too seriously (a sense of humour is a plus!)
    • Be entrepreneurial
    • Be Egoless
    • Driven ...by the work. Not the clock