Performance Manager (f/m/d)

We are the brand for forward-thinkers. We celebrate challenging conventions and shaping the future of electric mobility. We focus on the essentials to bring perfection to customers. We make urban life more enjoyable and entertain our customers with new impulses.


Ever since smart exists, we rewrite the automotive industry’s rulebook. In the 1990s, we undermined the predominant philosophy of ‘bigger is better’ and designed a revolutionary car. Since 2020 we are the first car enterprise that switched to 100% electric! We aim to transform into a leading player in urban premium, electric & connected mobility provider.


Are you a forward thinker too? Then join us now!

Your responsibilities

  • You are at the same time the manager of the EU media budget, responsible for the continuous optimization of the end-to-end journey from a performance perspective, and act as an internal consultant for stakeholders (technology, business, marketing).

  • You are here to steer the local marketing managers on their marketing/digital performance activities in close exchange and a co-creational way.

  • You plan, lead and ensure the annual EU media plan development and breakdown to markets. You work closely with local marketing managers across Europe and other departments across organizations.

  • You author all regular reportings in close alignment with the analytics and data team to track record campaigns on performance.

  • You maintain relationships and network with relevant media networks and meaningful media platforms.

  • You ensure the positioning of smart in the best SEO positions by defining an SEO strategy and influencing the content for an optimal ranking.


What you bring along

  • You have a successful track record in steering media agencies on the efficiency of media investments or you have direct experience in the agency environment.

  • Ideally, you have experience in managing SEO activities with a focus on relevant keyword optimization.

  • Solid understanding of modern performance marketing and necessary methodologies, at best in direct sales and/or eCommerce related business models.

  • You are experienced in the end-to-end journey from a performance perspective and you have the ability to continuously increase conversion and optimize ROI.

  • A highly analytical mindset with superb problem-solving skills combined with outstanding communication and presentation skills.

  • Perfect command of the English language is a mandatory requirement - any other European language is a plus.


We're building a workplace where amazing people like you can do their best work. Together with us, you enjoy the agile working atmosphere with cross-European responsibilities.


We're creating a culture where personal and professional growth are as important as business growth. Together with us, you'll build a diverse and inclusive environment where you feel you belong to.


We empower you to have ownership over work that directly impacts business. Together with us, you move fast and learn even faster; we emphasize on people and diversity. Due to our really diverse team, we expressly welcome applications from people with disabilities.