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Creative Strategist

Are you up to the challenge?

You believe that truly strategic and creative work can solve business challenges and transform brands. But you also know that, especially today, talk is cheap (and consumers don’t trust it). And you’re ready for a new challenge at a different kind of agency—a brand experience agency that values talent (not titles), confidence (not arrogance), and risk-taking (not group-think).

Our work takes strategists with a diverse set of skills, who are interested in evaluating problems objectively and in prescribing channel agnostic solutions. It also takes thinkers who are accountable – both for contributing to surprising ideas, but also for the business results they generate for our clients.

Meet Jack.

The Sydney office of Jack Morton Worldwide is looking for a razor-sharp Creative Strategist to join its team. As a Creative Strategist you are responsible for making sure issues are framed and defined, that the insight-gathering activities are carried out and defined for the development of creative ideas, and that the narrative throughout our work reflects creative and business strategy.

What you’ll be doing:
– Build strategic platforms that provide creative guidance and form the basis for creative ideas for new and existing opportunities
– Own strategy throughout pitches and client work to deliver compelling strategic stories
– Manage, as well as do stellar research and analysis, to develop fresh insights and strong POVs that establish a solid foundation for pitches and client work
– Participate in developing the creative brief, articulating key insights and a clear point of view, and ensuring that our strategic/ideas narrative is represented in all deliverables
– Collaborate with creative and account teams to ensure effective connections through all agency disciplines relative to client work

What we’re looking for:
– 5-8 years in a strategic role providing services within a marketing firm, creative agency or relevant consulting firm. Digital experience is a plus
– Bachelor’s Degree in marketing/communications, or relevant liberal arts discipline
– Strong verbal presentation/storytelling skills, superior writing skills and excellent interpersonal relationship building skills. Presentation building/design skills are a plus
– Experience in research/analysis, digital, social and measurement/analytics service offerings within a marketing organisation
– Demonstration of key competencies: accountability for business results, client focus, team effectiveness, developing others and creative thinking
– And most importantly, we’re looking for people who are a good fit for Jack’s agency culture. It’s as simple as this: You take the work seriously, but not yourself

Sydney 2000

Jack Morton Australia

Interested?

If this position sounds of interest to you, we would love to hear from you! Please send your CV to BScheffers@cmgrp.com

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