Marketing Manager

Website Next Level Ventures

Next Level Ventures (NLV) is seeking a Marketing Manager who is energetic and passionate about venture capital, technology, and marketing to join our Des Moines, Iowa-based team.


  • NLV operations – Play a key role on a current team of 10;
  • Digital marketing – Maintain our current website and support the redesign of a new website;
  • Social media – Manage NLV Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn accounts; write posts, create content, and monitor audience engagement;
  • External communications – Draft blogs, newsletters, and press releases; manage all distribution and mailing lists;
  • Events – Plan and manage events, both virtual and in-person, including annual meetings, conferences among portfolio companies, social events; etc.;
  • Marketing materials – Create and maintain printed and digital marketing materials; and,
  • Other requests – Support the firm’s partners in other marketing and business requests as needed.


Abilities and Background:

  • Preferred knowledge – Prior work in the banking, credit union, and/or financial industries;
  • Experience – Two (2) years and no more than five (5) years of communications and/or marketing;
  • Focus – Eager to network in the startup and tech communities;
  • Detail oriented – Great organizational and planning skills;
  • Entrepreneurial – Self-starter with the capability to complete assignments with little supervision;
  • Communicative – Good written and verbal skills;
  • Creative – Develop visually pleasing and interesting materials;
  • Tech – Advanced knowledge of Word, PowerPoint, and other marketing-related software; and,
  • Education – BA/BS with a preferred emphasis in communications and/or marketing.


About NLV:

NLV makes investments in Iowa companies that have the potential for rapid growth.  NLV manages over $80 million and has invested in 20 Iowa portfolio companies – and we are growing!  To apply, please email your cover letter and resume to Michael Perrin at: 

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