A Step Change Strategy role is uniquely challenging. You'll learn more in 6 months than you would in 6 years in most jobs. Frankly, it's not easy, but nothing worth doing ever is. If that excites you, read on. If it sounds scary then don't waste your time.
THE ROLE - SO WHAT IS A STRATEGY EXEC?
This role walks the line between management consultant and marketing agency creative strategist. We're looking to invest in someone who wants to develop their problem solving abilities and creative thinking. Working with the Strategy Director, you'll solve problems for 30+ clients a year, such as:How do we launch a new business/product?How do we transform a struggling business?How do we maximise client spend, online and offline?
Key Responsibilities:Playing an active part in client strategy workshops including developing and presenting original ideas direct to clientWriting strategy documents (following workshops) ensuring ideas and analysis are communicated powerfully and accuratelyBriefing creative teams to execute on ideas and concepts generated in client workshopsPrimary day-to-day client contact
Your passion for solving problems and generating fresh ideas is only trumped by the joy you get from making stuff happen and a job well done. You're smart, restless, curious and entrepreneurial yet disciplined and focused. You love a team environment and don't back down from a challenge. You're highly motivated and never satisfied with the status quo.
To Make This Rare Position Yours You Will:Have a minimum 3 years full time experience working in a business, consultancy, or advertising agency in a client facing or project management roleWritten and verbal English skills at a native mastery level
Bonus Points For:Demonstrated creative or strategic thinkingDigital know-howPublic speaking and presentation skillsClient management and relationship skills
HOW TO APPLY:Complete the online application at www[dot]hellostepchange[dot]comYou will require a CV with a cover page detailing why you're right for the role and what appeals to you about the positionTo show your attention to detail, include the word 'elephant' in your application and make sure your cover letter and resume are in one .pdf document