Marketing Manager

Leafs in the sun



La Jolla, CA



We invest in people with the shared ambition to create a green and sustainable future for generations to come. At IOWN we are up for big challenges and finding innovative solutions for the green energy future. Interested? Join our team!

Job description

IOWN Renewable Energy is seeking a Marketing Manager who will manage all aspects of the company’s internal and external marketing strategy, creation, execution, and corporate communications. This person should be a self-starter with a strong understanding of the strategic marketing landscape for corporate marketing initiatives. The Marketing Manager will provide direction for company-wide marketing schemes and collaborate with the corporate administrative and operational team members along with the development and commercial teams in execution.

The candidate will work for a rapidly growing renewable energy company headquartered in San Diego which seeks an innovative, focused, and motivated leader to start a team of professionals doing commercial modeling of projects and deal structures.

Remote candidates will be considered, but preference will be given to candidates who live in or can relocate to San Diego area, CA.

Seniority level will be based on candidate experience. Duties include but are not limited to the following:

Marketing Strategy

  • Participate in defining and executing the marketing strategy in alignment with company priorities.
  • Perform market research to support strategy and increase brand awareness.
  • In collaboration with other departments; select industry events and conferences to attend and/or sponsor.
  • Recommend and execute tactics for social media presence and monitor implementation across entire organization to ensure consistency and compliance.
  • Leverage analytics to measure and optimize the performance of marketing initiatives.
  • Prepare and monitor the marketing budget on a quarterly and annual basis and allocate funds wisely.
  • Measure and report on the performance of marketing campaigns, gain insight and assess against goals.

Public Relations

  • Support or lead coordination of events when appropriate.
  • Plan, structure and execute public relations and advertising campaigns.
  • Build strategic relationships and partner with key industry players, agencies, and vendors.

About Us

IOWN is a renewable energy developer and service provider headquartered in La Jolla, CA. Our focus is to expertly develop and manage utility-scale renewable energy projects (wind, solar PV, and energy storage).

IOWN has been operating in Europe since 2012, and with the strong determination stemming from the Scandinavian work ethic and mentality, IOWN entered the U.S. energy market in 2014.

We strive to be the front-runner in the development, engineering, procurement, finance, construction, sale, and operation of top-tier renewable energy assets. To achieve this, we place a high value on building a cohesive team that values execution. To be in control. To own it.

IOWN won the Best Energy Workplaces Award 2021, based on our proven efforts in providing health and wellness programs, professional development programs, family-friendly policies, flexible work options, diversity, and community engagement.

IOWN is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status. For an industry that is one of the least gender-diverse sectors, IOWN is doing its best to close the gender gap, and despite the small size of 21 employees, IOWN represents over six different nationalities amongst its team.


  • A bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Marketing, or equivalent experience is required.
  • 3 Years in a full-time marketing role.
  • Experience in copywriting and graphic design.
  • Interest and experience in renewable energy is preferred but not required.
  • Full proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Acrobat, Illustrator) or other graphics programs.
  • Video editing skills are required.
  • Self-motivated with a high level of creativity, initiative and accountability. You are innovative and constantly looking for ways to tweak and optimize processes
  • Excellent written and oral communication and organizational skills.
  • Flexible and cooperative with a well-developed team spirit.
  • Current driver’s license and ability to travel is required. Maintain legally required insurance.
  • Excellent computer skills working with various office equipment, computers and various programs including Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel, etc. and the ability to effectively work on spreadsheets, word processing, networking, and e-mail programs.


  • Design and procure promotional material.
  • Produce, copywrite and/or acquire valuable and engaging content for the Company website and social media outlets that attract target audiences.
  • Produce and/or acquire, oversee, approve all internal and external marketing materials.
  • Edit and proofread content before publication on various media outlets.
  • Take photos and videos, edit content, and maintain a content library.
  • Create graphics, illustrations, and creative assets as needed.
  • Support the European team as needed.

Why you should apply

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Benefits: PTO, paid holidays, medical/health plans, dental, vision, short-term/long-term disability, group life insurance, 401(k) corporate matching, flexible spending arrangements, reimbursed cell phone, wellness reimbursement.
  • Performance bonus structure
  • Family-friendly policies
  • Company Performance Communication Plan, including 90-day review (one-time for new hires), 1:1 Meetings, Semi-Annual Review, Annual Review.
  • A vision-driven, energetic, and fast-paced environment.
  • Team atmosphere of diverse professionals with the common goal of developing clean energy assets.

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