Senior Strategist

Ghost Note is seeking a highly talented Senior Strategist to join our brand strategy team, you will partner with the creative, interactive and leadership to lead our strategy team across projects with huge impact that span our portfolio of clients.
Remote
$85-100k
Full Time

Introduction

Ghost Note is a creative agency born + based in the District of Columbia.

We create impactful brands, digital, strategy, + experiences. We believe that when good people come together they create truly great things.
We are a company made up of honest, inspired, + really smart people - a mashup of all the shades, identities, + experiences that make this life so beautiful.

The Role

Ghost Note is seeking a highly talented Senior Strategist to join our brand strategy team. As the leader of the strategy team, you will partner with the creative, interactive and leadership to lead our strategy team across projects with huge impact that span our portfolio of clients. This is the first hire in this role at Ghost Note, so we are looking for someone who can come in and help us craft our strategy offering.

What you’ll do:

  • Set and implement a philosophy and approach to brand strategy work at Ghost Note
  • Implement a thoughtful and collaborative workflow in your department
  • Manage a team of two content strategists
  • Develop comprehensive brand framework and messaging documents
  • Help define messaging, narratives, and digital storytelling pieces
  • Ideate around, outline and pitch campaign concepts to be brought to life through internal and external partners
  • Implement diligent discovery processes through workshop facilitation that is engaging, collaborative, and human-centered
  • Conduct research, interviews and competitive analysis
  • Coordination with internal and external cross-functional teams (video production, web, UX/UI, design, paid etc.)
  • Make sense of strategic information through identifying key questions, issues/opportunities, and unlock new insights and frameworks for understanding
  • Create personas and craft narratives for brand opportunities
  • Develop user-centered methodologies for web design and user experience

Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of experience, including 2+ years of supervisory experience.
  • Experience working with associations, non-profits, and/or coalitions preferred.
  • Ability to collaborate with senior leadership/C-suite clients.
  • Contribution to organic growth of existing clients and/or leading new business responses.
  • Ability to multi-task and work cross-functionally with program management, creative, strategy, paid media, measurement and analytics, HR, and finance.
  • Digitally fluent, with an understanding of the complex, fragmented media landscape and how to bring together cohesive programs and drive results for clients
  • Demonstrates proactive behavior and the ability to see the big picture.
  • A good listener, someone who reads people and those in a room well (and adapts their style and response accordingly).
  • Clearly demonstrates the ability to work in a dynamic environment through flexibility, resilience and a positive outlook.
  • Exhibits a sense of curiosity and a growth orientation. Continuously seeks out knowledge as well as growth and learning opportunities.
  • Seeks out and is receptive to feedback. Learns from and applies feedback by making suggested improvements and adjustments in work performance.
  • Is solutions-oriented, recommends solutions when problems arise, assists colleagues in problem solving, and seeks input from colleagues in problem resolution.
  • Knows when to rely on own judgment and when to seek advice of supervisor and other team members.
  • Exhibits effective communication skills. Uses different communication channels (phone, email, in-person) appropriately and is equally effective with each channel.
  • Demonstrates the ability to work in a dynamic environment through flexibility, resilience and a positive outlook.
  • Insatiably curious, a lifelong learner.
  • Agency experience preferred

Share Your Work

To apply please send your resume and a link to your portfolio to join@ghostnoteagency.com