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NEW & EXCLUSIVE! One of the most exciting creative marketing agencies in the world, with offices across the globe and tens of millions of followers, is looking for a Strategy Director! If you’re an experienced leader you don’t want to miss this opportunity.


Creative Marketing Agency




c.£100,000 + Benefits

GBP Benefits

Date Added






Manchester (Hybrid-Working)

Manchester M1 2AQ Piccadilly

The Candidate Ltd

Strategic Director – Manchester (Flexi / Hybrid Working) – c.£100,000 + Benefits – Creative Marketing Agency

Our client is a force to be reckoned with when it comes to marketing and media – pushing boundaries and constantly leading the way when it comes to innovative strategies and creative campaigns. They are on the hunt for a Strategy Director who is passionate and entrepreneurial to drive the business to the next level. Based in Manchester with hybrid / flexible working, they have some amazing benefits like a competitive salary of £100,000, unlimited holidays, and a focus on employee wellness.

The Strategy Director will lead a team in producing unparalleled strategy – assisting clients with strategic approaches, encouraging new clients to the business, as well as developing initiatives for the agency. Our client are looking for someone with real commercial acumen and creative flair, someone who is ready to take the next step in their journey and lead the business in a new direction!

The ideal candidate will have a mastery of social media - able to shape ground-breaking social campaigns and immerse themselves into the clients business culture and commercial vision. They will also take the lead in defining the agencies direction, shaping the corporate entity in a holistic manner, considering all aspects and facets of the business in their approach.

If you have experience in building teams, challenging the status quo, and creating exciting business strategies, then keep reading!

Role and Responsibilities

  • Develop the strategy department alongside the senior leadership team, growing the skills of talented Strategists across all levels
  • Regularly update the senior leadership team on project and strategy progress
  • Include other internal teams on value adding projects
  • Be able to fully understand and assimilate client briefs in order to create effective strategies
  • Highlight key social media opportunities for clients to utilise, and support them with this
  • Be involved with various research projects to develop data-driven approaches to strategy
  • Share timely insights with the wider team on industry updates
  • Collaborate on pitches, briefs, and strategic positioning

Skills and Experience

  • Extensive experience building and developing teams
  • Track record in producing strategy that helps achieve business goals
  • Analytically minded – able to glean effective insights from often complex data
  • Creative flair – natural visionary and storyteller
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Social media expert, whilst also being skilled in other marketing disciplines
  • Passionate and enthusiastic
  • Excited to work in a dynamic environment on multiple projects
  • Experience using various social media reporting tools

Don’t miss out on this opportunity! Apply online today!

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