Position Strategic Planner / Account Strategist - Freelance to Possible Fulltime
Location San Diego
Starts End of March/Early April
Duration 4 Months Maternity Coverage
Status Freelance/ possible Full Time
Rate DOE // up to $30 / hr
Our client is a top agency needs the help of FREELANCE Strategic planner to cover for maternity leave through August. This has the possibility to turn to a full-time role for the right candidate.

You will work closely with the VP of Accounts and alongside the CEO for new business pitches. The ideal candidate will be able to gather and analyze data, turning that data into insights and inspiring internal teams to produce compelling creative work.

Your day to day will include:
• Provide clarity and leadership on each account
• Constantly bring the consumer/customer perspective into the creative process
• Effectively understand all research relating to the audience, brand, culture and context
• Staying in tune with society and trends that are changing it
• Forecast, report and optimize data to form concepts, ideas and plans
• Provide the creative team with clearly defined briefs that work across content channels
•Effectively communicate ideas, POV’s and strategies to the clients and teams

The ideal candidate has:
• Bachelors degree in Marketing or related field
• 3-5 years+ experience in brand strategy, preferably across multiple clients, agencies and/or disciplines
• Understanding of integrated advertising across multiple media forms and knowledge of branding
• Working knowledge of quantitative and qualitative research techniques
• Fluent in Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, and Keynote
• Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and written communication skills
•Proactive, succeeds in a deadline driven environment and collaborative with team member
++Experience in organic social strategy, implementation and analytics is a plus

If you are interested in joining a top agency for ongoing work and the possibility to join the team permanently - let us know! This is a unique opportunity to be a key player on the team and work closely on new business pitches.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: sd5@jobalert.creativecircle.com