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Semiotician | Cultural Insight Agency

Job Title: Semiotician | Cultural Insight Agency
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: £26000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Reference: 15617911
Job Published: August 16, 2017 01:00

Job Description

A semiotics and cultural insight agency who help brands become more culturally relevant and meaningful to their consumers is looking for a curious and culturally aware candidate to join the team as a Semiotician.

They use semiotics and cultural theory to look at the cultural context around brands, and bring to light consumers' real perceptions.

They use a range of methods including desk research and in-field 'cultural detective' observation techniques, and they work internationally with a fantastic range of blue-chip client across lots of different sectors, from FMCG, media, and tech to aerospace!

You'll have strong academic qualifications (Master's or PhD preferred) in critical theory, languages, anthropology, sociology, visual theory or similar, and will have engaged with semiotics in one or more of these contexts. You'll also have 1-3 years of work experience in a commercial environment (semiotics agency, qual research agency, brand consultancy or marketing services company on international projects with a cultural focus).

As well as having extensive knowledge and curiosity of cultures in the world's most important markets, you'll also be commercially savvy and genuinely excited about brands and advertising. You'll be able to make connections between brands and broader culture, and have a genuine interest in helping brands be more consumer-focused.

You'll be joining a fantastic, well-travelled team who are excited by the work they do and have a passion for semiotics.

If this sounds like the role for you then apply now!