Creative Strategist

Location Boston, MA (Fully remote)
Starts ASAP/June 2022
Duration 6 months - 1 year+
Status Freelance
Rate 75/hr DOE
Our client, a large financial institution headquartered in Boston, is looking for a freelance Creative Strategist for the next 6+ months, with potential to convert to FTE down the line.

The Creative Strategist will be joining the in-house Creative Agency and will be responsible for shaping creative strategy based on understanding the nuts and bolts of the business, supporting the creative team and diving into consumer insights to help advise on creative work.

Responsibilities include:
- Develop articulate creative briefs based on business stakeholder and consumer insights and ensure creative team understands the ask
- Assist with feedback and bridging the gap between internal "clients" and the creative team
- Develop key relationships with business partners and remain a key point of contact
- Contributes and delivers strategic expertise across broadcast, digital, email and print marketing tactics
- Ensure creative team is giving its highest quality and meeting objectives
- Comfortable challenging creative leadership respectfully
- Develop new initiatives based on an understanding of business needs

The ideal Creative Strategist will have:
- 8+ years of agency experience managing large brands/accounts; previous roles in creative strategy or account-based roles
- Experience working on campaigns that include broadcast is highly preferred
- Excellent presentation skills
- Ability to develop strong relationships
- Deeply understand and appreciate brand insights
- Proven success using analytics to provide recommendations
- Experience managing large scale campaigns with creative production across multiple platforms - TV, OLV, social, etc.

This is a remote, up to 35 hours per week opportunity to start,with the goal of proving the value of the position increasing hours to 40 and ultimately looking to convert to an FTE at some point in the future.

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