Group Strategy Director (Brand Planning – Account Planning)
Denver, CO 80201
Make great work happen.
We are in search of Group Account Planning Director with a proven track record of contributing to their agency’s creative process, growth, and agency culture, while helping clients make their brands interesting, relevant and loved. The right candidate will be passionate about driving the strategic thinking process, creating a connection to culture, teaching, making information useful and creating a need in clients to want more of their thinking. Above all, there must a passion and appetite for developing great creative work. This position will partner with Executive Management and manage their own team, as well as collaborate with cross functional teams agency wide.
- 10+ years of professional service experience with regular client contact from within a creative agency environment.
- 8+ hands-on experience with qualitative and quantitative research methods.
- Proven ability to inspire the creative process and foster creative thinking.
- 360 account planning experience across an integrated marketing mix (advertising, promotion, retail, packaging, digital, media, PR etc.).
- Ability to discover & articulate differentiating customer insights and translate them into strategic messaging with Client, Account & Creative
- Strong analytical skills.
- Excellent relationship building and interpersonal skills.
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
*** Due to the high volume of applicants, only those meeting the requirements will be contacted***
Established in 1998, ad+one is comprised of hand-picked recruitment professionals with over 30+ years of combined recruiting experience serving the advertising and media agency industry nationwide. We pride ourselves on having access to hard-to-find talent and the hottest job opportunities in the industry. Our focus is on positions in Account Management/Client Services (digital/traditional) as well as Media (digital/traditional), Search Marketing (PPC/SEO), Programmatic, Paid and Earned Social Media and Big Data/Analytics.