Senior Strategist

Joyride is LADbible Group’s award-winning creative team. Driven by data and inspired by culture, we work with leading brands on campaigns that drive proven business results. Even better, they’re campaigns that young people really love. As a fast-growing team in a fast-growing business, we’re investing in our strategy team to further strengthen the campaigns we develop for brands.

This important role in a growing team demands a strong strategic thinker with the vision to implement insights-led strategies and solutions for the commercial work undertaken for our brand partners. The Senior Strategist will develop original creative strategies for branded content projects and provide guidance throughout to ensure they are executed according to the brand’s objectives and vision.

Working closely with the Creative team, you will contribute to idea generation and play a key role in ideation sessions. We need an inspirational, ambitious strategist who has their finger on the pulse when it comes to cultural trends and the wider media and communications landscape, and someone who has a real desire to make an impact at a fast-growing youth media brand.
What will you be doing?

  • Developing world-class creative strategy that wins pitches and influences award-winning campaigns
  • Partnering with Creatives to develop campaigns that drive success for our partner brands, and LADbible channels
  • Building strong working relationships with a wide range of stakeholders from LADbible’s internal teams to develop the best possible campaign strategies and ideas
  • Working closely with LADbible Group’s Data, Intelligence & Planning team to make sure all creative is underpinned with robust data and insight
  • Educating LADbible teams, agency and client partners on creative strategy and strategy best practice

What do you need to have done before?

  • Proven experience of successful brand, campaign and comms strategies
  • Experience working on, and winning, large new business pitches
  • Qualitative and quantitative research experience – be confident in using industry tools, sources and techniques
  • Insight development - translating research and data into unique and compelling insights
  • In-depth knowledge of the media landscape, new media technologies and platforms, and activation principles 
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Exceptional communication skills – presentations, workshop and relationship development
  • Deck (Keynote) creation and strong presentation ability 

LADbible Group is an equal opportunities employer. We are determined to create a diverse group at all levels of our company and we welcome all members of the community to apply for openings with us.

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Hybrid remote

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