Head of Strategy Job at Digitas | The Dots
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1 month ago
  • Level Senior
  • Professions Head of Strategy, Business Strategist
  • Type Full Time
  • Location London, United Kingdom

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Description

OVERVIEW

This is a leadership role that will be diverse, challenging and exciting. But to sum up the opportunity, we are looking for a Head of Strategy to do 3 big, juicy things:
1. GROWTH:Realise our growth strategy by leading the development of - and cultivating the environment for - connected experience strategies that allow us to sell multiple strategic services to existing and prospective clients. A key part of this will be developing our customer engagement strategy practice, in conjunction with the Head of Customer Engagement
2. WORK:Blend our diverse skillsets and capabilities in new ways to produce future-facing, exciting and effective work for our clients – work that makes the industry sit up and take notice
3. TALENT:Develop the next generation of connected experience strategists; all-rounders who are able to connect the end to end experience by blending different disciplines and ‘modes of strategy’ – in other words, people in the industry who want to do things a bit differently
We are looking for an inspirational and energetic, silo-busting leader. Someone who loves people, connecting the dots, is always up for a challenge and has fun while they do it.

QUALIFICATIONS

We are looking for someone who:
  • Has wide ranging experience / exposure across CRM, digital platforms/products, brand communications and media and has blended those ingredients to deliver more effective strategies
  • Has depth of experience in customer engagement strategy and has built up a practice / capability / portfolio of work in that area
  • Has generated significant organic client growth through strategy
  • Is a great pitcher, having won and lead major client pitches
  • Has experience in attracting and cultivating high performing teams
  • Has enhanced their agency/department’s reputation through great thinking/work
  • Is able to manage complex operational issues
  • Is a clear, engaging and inspiring communicator

Skills Required

  • Strategy
  • Business Strategy

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