6 days ago
  • Level Senior
  • Professions Strategist, Data Analyst, Digital Strategist
  • Type Full Time
  • Location London, United Kingdom

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Role: Data Strategist
Location: London
Start date: ASAP

What we’re looking for:
Waste are looking for an experienced digital data strategist to join their strategy team. We need someone with a strong understanding of social and web metrics to work with world-class brands on everything from audience & market insight, content strategy, goal & KPI setting to measurement, reporting & optimisation.
Waste is experiencing phenomenal growth, so the successful applicant will need to be able to hit the ground running and help set new standards.  We’ll offer on the job training and access to world class courses, but this is not a role (or agency) laden with endless processes or hand-holding.

The role will include:
  • Pulling organic & paid social data from native channel analytics & social dashboards
  • Setting up automated data collection to reduce manual work
  • Assisting in the creation of social, content & campaign strategies
  • Setting campaign KPIs, establishing benchmarks, targets & forecasts for organic & paid performance
  • Writing weekly, monthly, quarterly & annual reports full of insight & smart recommendations
  • Assisting in new business pitches
  • Using an array of data sources to unearth insights about audiences & markets
  • Traversing a wide array of client data sources to find connections & unearth insights
  • Working with the SEO Manager to link search & social metrics & trends
  • Helping drive increasingly effective creative with data-driven insights
  • Training team members on all things data

Your experience should include:
  • Native channel analytics (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest, Tik Tok, Snapchat)
  • Experience with social listening & publishing tools (e.g. Brandwatch, Crimson Hexagon, Sysomos, Meltwater, Pulsar, Khoros, Sprinkr, Sprout Social)
  • Web analytics experience (e.g. Google Analytics, Omniture)
  • Setting up dashboards that deliver rich insight & are easy to use
  • Data visualisation that simplifies the complex
  • Clear & concise writing style (Powerpoint, Keynote, Google Slides etc.)
  • Paid social, CRM or UX experience a bonus

In return, you’ll get:
  • To work on big brands in a fast-paced, exciting and ever-growing agency
  • The opportunity to develop your skills in a fun, supportive environment
  • The chance to level up quickly without bureaucracy
  • Opportunities for the training & tools you need to do great work
  • To work alongside extremely passionate digital natives, producing world-class work
  • Breakfast every day and early-finish August Fridays
  • Mellow massages, fabulous fruit and friendly Friday beers
  • Christmas and summer parties you'll want to post about

About Waste:
Waste is an independent digital creative agency founded in 2006 on the principle of cutting out unnecessary agency fluff in favour of urgency, expertise and a no-fuss attitude. We call this approach ‘Maximum Digital. Minimum Nonsense.’
With offices in London and Los Angeles, we employ 70+ specialists covering Strategy, Creative, Social & Web Content, Advertising, Digital Experiential, DOOH, UX and SEO.
As leaders in game marketing, our client list includes SupercellNintendo, Sega, Warner Brothers, Turnerand Ubisoft. We also provide digital leadership for energy giant Centrica, covering British Gas, Hive, Dynoand Direct Energy. Other clients include intu– the largest shopping centre brand in the UK, Grosvenor, the largest casino brand in the UK, and Mecca, the nation’s biggest bingo brand.
Our approach has seen us win more than 60 awards, including the coveted Chair’s Award at this year’s Drum Content Awards. We’re renowned for brewing our own craft beer, the Waste Pale Ale (WPA), a firm favourite with clients and partners. We also support the UK based gaming charity, SpecialEffect.

Skills Required

  • Strategic Analysis
  • Strategy
  • Data Analysis

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