We are Live & Breathe a fully integrated, fiercely independent agency that still possesses the passion and spirit that we started off with more than 30 years ago. Our goal is to do whatever it takes for ambitious brands to BE MORE.
We achieve this because together we are more. With our multi-disciplinary team unleashing creativity to stimulate new growth for our clients.
As part of our continuing growth, we're looking to hire a Senior Strategist to join our team.
As a key player for a global client, you will join a team dedicated to orchestrating unparalleled consumer experience and engagement strategies for our client, including the development of consumer journey and ecosystems and bringing insight and direction to the creative process.
You will be pivotal in driving projects to fruition, and you will work hand in hand with the Strategy and Creative Director on high-profile initiatives.
Your strategic prowess is underscored by a creative flair, enabling you to unearth pivotal insights from various sources and navigate diverse touchpoints, predominantly focussing on consumer engagement platforms. Your track record boasts the formulation of robust consumer experience campaigns, encompassing strong brand strategy understanding, activation, experiential, CRM, digital, social and influencer, and steering creative development, all while setting clear success metrics. A background in European/Global markets will be a distinct advantage.
- As the strategic linchpin for a global client, you will champion the strategic evolution of consumer engagement campaigns – pinpointing insights that shape compelling propositions, architecting event blueprints, and synergising with our data team to delineate success metrics.
- Your expertise spans a myriad of touchpoints, and you have a knack for harmonising events with other marketing channels to craft stellar consumer experiences.
- Building and nurturing relationships with client stakeholders is second nature to you, and you possess an uncanny ability to unearth proactive avenues for business expansion.
- Your proficiency extends to guiding data teams, extracting creatively potent insights, and weaving compelling narratives that underscore the value of our endeavours.
- Your deliverables, be it presentations, strategic toolkits, consumer journeys, or reports, consistently leave a mark, steering our esteemed clients and their local markets.
Key Skills & Experience
- Adept at interconnecting diverse touchpoints to curate a cohesive and impactful consumer experience and engagement strategy that drives business success.
- Proficient in translating brand strategies/ATL campaigns into immersive campaigns. Prior agency tenure is imperative.
- Your expertise includes a rich history with broader marketing channels and customer touchpoints.
- Proficient in charting consumer engagement journeys and pinpointing avenues to enrich the event/comms blend.
- Experience in global/European markets and in rolling out global toolkits to local markets is a plus.
- Familiarity with regulated sectors (like tobacco, pharma) is beneficial.
- Your written prowess is matched by your ability to morph strategies into compelling narratives and presentations. Distilling complexity into digestible content is your forte.
- A brainstorming maestro, you thrive in both supporting and helming workshops.
- Stellar interpersonal, negotiation, and communication skills are essential for interfacing with peers and clients.
- Innate ability to proactively identify avenues to augment our client’s ventures.
- Agility in juggling multiple projects and prioritising your tasks is crucial.
We offer fantastic benefits including:
- Competitive Salary
- 33 days holiday (including bank holidays)
- Birthday as holiday
- Wellbeing Allowance
- Loyalty holiday scheme
- Staff referral scheme
- Performance bonus scheme
- Cycle to work scheme
- Finish Early Fridays
- Paid time off to volunteer