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Brand Strategist

Location: London Bridge, London, SE1 3ER

Salary: Competitive + Pension + Lifestyle Benefits

Description:

We’re looking for Brand Strategists, both full-time & part-time, to join our growing Brand Team.

You will be working within the Brand team but collaborating with our Strategy team too, on the delivery of world-class brand creation for our clients. You need to be whizz at thinking strategically, crafting compelling brand stories and can think differently and innovate past the norm.

This person must be willing to work across multiple projects with both blue-chip companies as well as entrepreneurs and start-ups and will be expected to produce project deliverables to an exceptionally high standard with guidance from the more senior members of the team.

You’ll be excellent at:

  • Crafting impactful Branding elements, such as Purpose, Essence, Vision, Values, Tone of Voice with a real ‘wow’ factor
  • Writing short and long-form copy
  • Compiling presentations to concisely tell the story of the strategy and prove to the client that this is the right direction of travel
  • Running client workshops
  • Using and interpreting research from our Strategy team and your own desktop research to craft stories
  • Mood boarding and storyboarding
  • Working collaboratively in a team, particularly with your Design counterparts who will be bringing the visual aspect of the brand to life.

You’ll have experience of:

  • Being a brand storyteller, brand strategist or similar role for at least 4 years
  • Presenting to the client
  • Telling stories on different formats - from internal documents to videos
  • Desk-based research, including trend, insight, and competitor analysis
  • Potentially design experience (but not essential)
  • Client management and engagement.

You’ll have an interest in:

  • Consumer behaviour and what makes people tick
  • A variety of sectors
  • Innovations and latest thinking
  • Brands, particularly retail.


What we’ll do for you

In exchange for bringing it every day, we’ll ensure you’ll manage a wide variety of creative challenges, work with Global brands and entrepreneurs, have exposure to many different aspects of the business and continue to learn at every step of the way. We’ll support you and believe in you. You’ll get a strong work life balance. You’ll be involved in all our cultural activities. 

And lastly…

You’ll be part of an agency whose profits go towards affecting climate, demographic and economic change. At a time where we’re all telling our clients to have a bigger purpose, we’re leading the way and showing others how it’s done.

Qualifications:

  • 2:1 or higher Bachelor's Degree
  • Client experience is required
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We are open to full-time and part-time applicants for this role.

If this sounds like you then please hit 'Apply' below and send your portfolio and C.V. to studio@theyardcreative.com with the subject title ‘Brand Strategist'.

Our application process doesn’t involve any tick box exercises. Quality outweighs quantity, please keep the file size below 10mb. 

 

Applications open// 9am Friday 1st April 2022

Applications close// 5.30pm Friday 15th April 2022.