Group Director of Creative Strategy

Passion for storytelling & creating award-winning content

YOU: A one-of-a-kind creative thinker who is passionate about storytelling, creating award-winning content strategies, and has a proven track record of leading teams. You have significant experience bringing innovative, compelling and effective strategies and ideas to clients. 

THEM: This media creative studio leverages technology, insight & measurement tools to connect brands and people through the things that really matter to them.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead a diverse team of creative strategists in developing best in class ideas and content programs
  • Continuously optimize pitch practices across all categories
  • Accountable for driving overall Company positioning and materials in partnership with leadership
  • Lead highest priority pitches and projects
  • Develop and execute cross-category level strategies in partnership with senior team members
  • Drive growth and innovation of core offerings and capabilities
  • Establish relationships with senior business partners to grow the business and advance key initiatives
  • Maintain oversight and accountability for the content pipeline; prioritize and communicate to key team leads
  • Accountable to overall content revenue goals and objectives
  • Conduct ongoing analysis and reporting of content business
  • Innovate new products, models, services, and revenue streams that drive growth for the business
  • Establish relationships with key agency and client partners to drive demand and pipeline
  • Attend industry events and represent the Company

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 8-10 years experience as a Creative, Strategist, Producer, Maker at a publisher, production company or agency
  • Strong foundation in brand strategy and creative thinking
  • Proven track record of team leadership – teams of 5 people or more
  • Journalist-worthy writing and editing skills
  • Grade-A presentation chops and client relationship skills
  • Ability to drive complex, cross department initiatives
  • Experience ideating, producing, and/or pitching digital video and multi-platform programs
  • Ability to develop jaw dropping PPT and Google Slide skills
  • Flare for building visual treatments known to wow
  • Deadline-oriented project management skills
  • Ability to collaborate effectively across teams and disciplines
  • Desire to seek out diverse and unique POVs that differ from your own
  • Bonus points: You are a self-appointed tech obsessive, foodie, sports nut, fashionista and/or policy wonk with an entrepreneurial spirit.
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