Head of Go-To-Market (GTM - Sales, CS & Marketing)

San Francisco, California, United States | Turn/River Capital | Full-time


Turn/River Capital is technology focused private equity firm with over $700M under management. We are data-driven growth experts. Our strategy is to combine capital with results-oriented marketing, sales optimization, and operational execution to drive companies to double or triple their growth while remaining profitable. We are analytically driven, curious by nature, and always looking for the next experiment to drive improvement.

The operations team at Turn/River is tasked with building and executing a marketing/sales/customer success driven growth plan for each new portfolio company. To help lead the charge with each portfolio company we are seeking a Head of Go-To-Market. This person will be responsible for developing and implementing our marketing, sales, and customer success best practices across our portfolio. They will work directly with the executives, Turn/River operations team, and investments teams to lead the growth plan.

We need a go-to-market leader with a process-oriented mindset. One that will not only develop growth strategies but also roll-up their sleves and execute.


  • Analyze companies during the due diligence process, by developing a deep understanding of their customers, sales process, lead generation, churn, product positioning, competition, team and market
  • Develop and execute a tactical plan with the Turn/River operations team to drive growth across marketing, sales, and customer retention
  • Partner with the CEO at the portfolio companies to drive forward the growth plan across the organization
  • Be the key leader and project lead between Turn/River and the portfolio company


  • 10+ years experience in B2B SaaS, software, or subscription business with deep experience within GTM at $50M - $200M organizations
  • Prior building and leading GTM teams
  • Successful management of the collaboration between sales, marketing and customer success teams
  • Data Driven
  • Pattern Matching
  • Strategy Building  
  • Project Management

Soft Skills:

  • High EQ 
  • Ability to Sell Strategic Buy-In at the executive level 
  • Builder Mentality 


  • An opportunity to make a dramatic impact across multiple high growth tech firms
  • Competitive salary, equity, and health benefits
  • Profit sharing (aka “carried interest”) across a diversified portfolio of startups
  • 401K
  • Commuter benefits
  • Equipment of your choice
  • Energetic work environment with perks - snacks, monthly team lunches, etc
  • A company who enjoys having fun; holiday and summer parties, annual global company offsite, and lots of other great stuff


At Turn/River, we are analytically minded, curious by nature, and voracious learners. We encourage BIPOC (Black/Brown, Indigenous, and other People of Color) applicants to apply. We are an equal opportunity employer with an inclusive working environment.