GO-TO-MARKET Specialist

Marketing, Melbourne or Sydney, Full Time

Stax is a home-grown start-up revolutionising the AWS cloud experience. Our aim is to provide a platform that automates and streamlines critical tasks to provide a secure and efficient developer experience. Founded by the cloud experts at Versent, Stax has grown to a team of 40 cloud artisans passionate about the quality outcomes we deliver. With over 200 active customers across 3 continents, our customers range from fast food, to luxury, to ASX top 20.

We've cultivated an environment based on creativity. When people who care about their craft are given the freedom to explore possibilities without restriction, amazing things can happen. There are no cool cliques, just a hard-working team generating ideas and devising solutions in a creative, collaborative workspace. 

The core remit of the GTM Specialist is to provide Stax with a tried and tested blueprint for effectively positioning a service or solution to a target segment. The GTM Specialist solves for “connecting customer needs to Stax’s unique capabilities” through the formulation and delivery of Unique Value Propositions to high propensity market segments.

This is a newly created role to help the company implement a more structured, common process around taking our products and services to market.

Key Responsibilities:

  • GTM strategy development and execution, encompassing the development of market positioning, customer key messaging and Unique Value Propositions, collateral and promotional plans
  • Source and develop market / industry / competitor insights and help the business to define target segments, the GTM model / channels, the promotional mix and understanding the buyer’s journey
  • Generate brand awareness / thought leadership / credibility in the target segments, including generating public profiles for Stax subject matter experts / spokespeople. Help to ensure the Stax reputation and branding are enhanced.
  • Collaborate with the Partner Marketing Manager on joint GTM initiatives with strategic partners (e.g. f5, AWS, Snowflake, Ping Identity, N2WS)
  • Generate Marketing Qualified Leads for sales per growth / business development priorities, ensuring data quality and timeliness for sales action. Ensure success and growth in lead conversion statistics.
  • Leverage marketing automation platform to enhance Stax’s digital assets (website, social media platforms) / campaigns / omni-channel marketing / search marketing performance. Be proactive in driving better approaches to continue to optimise the impact of marketing initiatives.
  • Content marketing – plan and manage rich content / assets, such as case studies, thought leadership articles, interactive digital tools, blogs, whitepapers, eBooks, reports, infographics and videos – to drive lead conversion and engagement
  • Manage / create / curate customer-engagement content, either developed in-house (with Stax’s Designer) or outsourced

  • Skill Requirements:

  • Extensive experience with end-to-end ownership of marketing strategy development and execution
  • Aptitude and willingness to learn new skills and to flexibly ‘fill the gaps’ for the small Marketing team. An adaptable, approachable and supportive team player.
  • Excellent written communications skills (both for business and technical audiences).  Understand SEO and keywords for the purpose of optimising copywriting.
  • Self-directed and reliable. Able to work autonomously, managing multiple concurrent tasks and deadlines, and being proactive in ideating / helping others within the company / customer / partner community.
  • Conversant with marketing automation software (Marketo, HubSpot, Pardot)
  • Experience with creating and managing content, including SEO impacts and analytics on a Content Management System (preferably Netlify)
  • Proficient user of a Customer Relationship Management database (preferably Salesforce), for campaign tracking, lead nurturing / profiling and marketing performance / customer analytics.
  • Intermediate Google Analytics (or other web analytics service) skills
  • Budget management including ROI effectiveness
  • Understanding and experience in international markets
  • Experience in cloud technology
  • Experience working with distribution channels for SaaS 

  • Our values reflect the way we work. We’re a casual, inclusive bunch, with team members from a variety of backgrounds collaborating as a team to overcome challenges. Everyone is given space to learn and develop their skills and knowledge. We support each other in all ventures, whether attaining a new AWS certification or trying their hand at baking sourdough or brewing beer. We create remarkable experiences for our customers and we treat others the way we would like to be treated.