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Associate Director of Strategy (FT - Agency)

Job title: Associate Director of Strategy (FT - Agency)
Contract type: Full-time
Location: Chicago
Industry: Marketing
Remote: Yes
Reference: 423309
Contact name: Kimberley Pare
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

Our client, a well-known agency located in Chicago, is looking to bring on a Fulltime Associate Director of Strategy to their growing team, starting immediately. This candidate can be completely remote!

Overview:

We’re looking for an associate director of strategy to help lead our growing team of cross-channel digital problem solvers. In this role, you will help craft compelling stories that drive undeniable impact. If you’re passionate about deeply understanding the customer, brand, and landscape, and have a proven record of delivering a broad range of digital content and solutions, let’s talk.

Associate Director of Strategy Responsibilities:

  • Leverage deep digital expertise to challenge the status-quo and deliver innovative marketing and content strategy across channels
  • Immerse in client worlds to understand their products, business goals, challenges/limitations, and norms in order to generate new project opportunities in alignment with agency capabilities
  • Transform complex information and findings into compelling business narratives suited to C-level executives and decision makers
  • Lead cross-disciplinary project teams - including creative, technology, media, and UX - to develop innovative solutions, and ensure implementation aligns with strategic vision
  • Guide and lead the development of strategy deliverables
  • Prepare creative briefs with key insights and messaging themes to inspire and guide the team
  • Collaborate with other department leads and project management to scope, confirm delivery timelines, and assign project resources
  • Participate in business development opportunities

Associate Director of Strategy Qualifications:

  • 7+ years experience in an agency or in-house environment required
  • Experience with content strategy, integrated digital strategies and campaigns. Mix of B2B and B2C experience preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead high-visibility projects often based in complex subject matter
  • Comfortable managing multiple project deadlines simultaneously
  • Understanding of website experiences, emerging technologies, and media impacts (owned/earned/paid)
  • Creative thinker and problem solver who can manage ambiguity and work to ‘fill-in-the-blanks’ in order to ensure successful project outcomes
  • Inspiring leader who can empower team members to solve complex challenges and isn’t afraid to ‘get their hands dirty’
  • Strong verbal, written and presentation skills and high attention to detail are a must
If you are interested in and qualified for this role, please forward tour resume today! Apply for this job

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