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Strategy Lead

Job Title: Strategy Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol City Centre, Bristol
Industry:
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: asap
Reference: VR/312123_1612789537
Contact Name: Mark Trist
Contact Email: m.trist@henrynicholas.co.uk
Job Published: February 08, 2021 13:05

Job Description

With a collection of brilliant and varied briefs arriving from all corners of the planet, I am lucky enough to be working with this incredible design agency as their studio continues to grow. This is a superb opportunity for a Strategy Lead to work alongside a highly talented and diverse team, while working with some of the world's biggest brands. As a Senior Creative Strategist you will enhance the planning and strategy team who strive to lead, focus and inspire creative brand expression solutions and demonstrate strategic value for their clients. You will have around 5 years of creative agency experience as a Senior Creative Strategist, looking to join a remarkable agency during exciting times in their journey.

The experience we need.

It is very likely you will be working within a creative agency, tackling a multitude of different creative briefs, ideally with some exposure to FMCG client work. We are looking for candidate with a background in Strategy and Planning roles. With this agency based in Bristol, we would love somebody local or looking to move to the area from somewhere like London or Manchester.

The role.

The overall purpose of the Strategy Lead is to drive, focus and inspire creative brand expression solutions and demonstrate the strategic value the agency can bring to their clients. You will be accountable for:

Leadership - You will be responsible for developing, growing and nurturing real relationships with your clients through understanding their business challenges, and project needs.

Creativity - You are able to generate fresh new ideas and deliver these with clarity and inspiration, in both verbal and written brief form. From initial ideation through to refinement of an idea (strategy, proposition, positioning, territory) you're able to take colleagues and clients through your thought process in a compelling, collaborative and, engaging way.

Validation - You have a strong understanding of different research methodologies (including our internal tools i.e. Proquo), from competitive intelligence and desk research to Quant and Qual. You are able to set research objectives, brief research agencies, as well as comfortably conduct in-depth interviews and small focus groups.

Facilitation - You can prepare and deliver convincing and well considered workshops from sprints to Brand DNA.

The company.

With tenacity, this Bristol based agency continue to enhance their reputation on a global scale. They work with clients across multiple FMCG categories. Alongside the standard of work they produce, their culture sets them apart from the rest. To join this team, you will be curious by nature, be a team player who looks to build real relationships.

What you'll get in return.

The salary for this position will be competitive and can be discussed on the phone, after an application has been made.

How to apply.

If this sounds of interest, then please click the apply button right away! For more info on this or similar roles please give Mark a call.