Brand Strategist

JOB SUBMITTED:

August 16, 2021

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Job Description

Seeking a talented, curious, creative-minded brand strategist.

Responsibilities:

  • Day-to-day immersion across a number of brands
  • Develop inspirational briefings and single-minded briefs that result in extraordinary creative and breakthrough ideas
  • Mine research and insights to feed development of brand platforms and campaigns
  • Distill audience, cultural, and contextual analysis to single, powerful insights that lead to new brand opportunities
  • Facilitate planning and ideation sessions at the agency and with clients
  • Use both written prose and frameworks with equal effectiveness to communicate thoughts and ideas
  • Fluent in primary, secondary and syndicated research (e.g., comScore, Simmons, MRI, Forrester, eMarketer, Mintel, etc) and proficient in observation tools (i.e., online media brand studies, digital ethnography, and customer journey studies.)

Required Knowledge/Skills/Experience:

  • Collaborative nature, partnering with other strategy disciplines, creative, and account teams
  • Command a room with an energetic, engaging and inspirational presentation style, particularly with senior agency and client staff
  • Excellent writer and vivid presentation creator
  • Strong agency planning pedigree (e.g., top agency shop, samples of work and briefs appreciated)
  •  Autonomous, fearless and ready for the challenge
  • Can identify how to make greatest impact in uncertain situations
  • A natural problem solver who can identify the missing piece and way forward
  •  At least 4 years’ agency experience developing insights, distilling cultural trends, and driving big ideas

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

JOB TYPE:

Full-Time