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Senior Brand Strategist

London (Central), London (Greater)
Up to £85k dependent on experience
Closing date
10 Dec 2023

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Brand Management, Data & Analysis, Planning & Strategy
B2B, B2C
Business Type
Director / Head / VP
Contract Type

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Senior Brand Strategist - London/Hybrid - Up to £85k dependent on experience

We are on the lookout for a brilliant Senior Brand Strategist to join forces with this fast-growing Innovation and Strategy Consultancy. If you are a compelling storyteller, able to construct a unique perspective and garner engagement from team members and clients alike, this role is just for you.

As Senior Brand Strategist, you must be an experienced innovator but also competent in the world of Brand Strategy, able to liaise with strategists who are dealing with global Brand Architecture and Product Portfolio issues.

As Senior Brand Strategist, you will be responsible for:

  • Manage day-to-day client and team meetings and project workflow, ensuring on-time delivery of high-quality work
  • Design and facilitate compelling workshops across the innovation project lifecycle
  • Design primary research methods, using trends analysis, and planning experiments
  • Summarize analyses, workshop outputs or research findings into compelling directional narratives
  • Conduct branding & strategic analyses (e.g. competitive analysis, best practices and benchmarking, etc.)
  • Successfully managing relationships with clients at a senior level
  • Managing consultants and working with engagements managers and partners
  • Think creatively, and be comfortable working in cross-functional teams.
  • Prepare & present client presentations through excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Contribute to intellectual capital through knowledge sharing and business development efforts

This Brand Strategist will also have/be:

  • Able to see through the data to create a unique perspective and articulate it in a compelling manner
  • Self-starter with a pioneering spirit; resourceful and able to take ownership quickly and reliably
  • Problem-solver with strong client/executive relationship management abilities
  • Team player, fun to work with and possesses a sincere interest in brand and innovation
  • Comfortable with innovation and change: we pride ourselves on creating new content and on working on projects that are cutting edge and thus require new thinking
  • Interested in working at a fast-paced, intellectually challenging, growing company that is content-driven
  • Able to apply creative thinking to client issues and to analyse/model quantitative research data
  • Experience managing and mentoring junior resources
  • Master of Business Administration or Master’s degree from a top-tier program with 4-5 years of work experience
  • Strong professional track record should include at least 3 years of management consulting experience and/or 2-4 years within an innovation consultancy
  • Industry knowledge and experience highly valued in one/more of the following: consumer goods, food & beverage, financial services, automotive, healthcare or technology
  • Ability to speak other foreign languages a plus
  • Located in London- some travel may be required

If this is the Senior Brand Strategist role you have been looking for, please get in touch quoting job reference SP171a.



Air Recruitment

air-recruitment finds the best people for the advertising and marketing sector across agencies, including ATL, integrated, digital, data, social, partnerships, loyalty, shopper, experiential and more.

Our mission

We strive to be the ‘go to’ recruitment consultancy for candidates and clients from the digital and creative sectors, whatever the role.

Why choose us?

  • Prior experience working for agencies ourselves - we ‘get’ the industry
  • Extensive knowledge of what clients and candidates want
  • Able to provide informed guidance along every step of the recruitment journey
  • We treat clients and candidates with integrity – we’re not sales people
  • We're small, so you’re a big deal to us
  • We’re friendly people 

What our clients say...

  • "It is great to work with people who get under the skin of our business and find people who can help us deliver a great service to our clients. Honest clarity and reliability with a friendly style, providing us with great candidates." 

- Mark Brennan, Chief Executive, itg Creator

  • "Having backgrounds in the industry themselves, Steve and Adam really understand our industry and are a safe pair of hands for our recruiting needs. Unlike some agencies that have clear ‘weekly cv sent targets’, they only send across quality and relevant CVs. We enjoy working with air-recruitment and look forward to working together moving forward." 

- Sarah Mitchell, Talent Acquisition Manager, IPG Mediabrands


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