Strategy Director

Posted 07 March 2023
Salary £70000 - £80000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Contact NameBen Jeffries

Job description

Inventum has partnered with a growing independent agency, as the agency grows, they are bringing more and more 'strategy only' projects, like brand strategy projects (positioning, platforms, direction etc) but eventually need to be translated into comms planning and through to execution.

This role will suit a 'full stack' strategist to work with the founders. You'll also need to get your hands dirty on day-to-day client work, too. This is a senior ole, and has the opportunity to grow into a Head of Strategy quickly as the team/department grows.


  • Day-to-day strategic direction of key agency accounts
  • Leading standalone brand strategy projects from start to finish
  • Working with the CSO and management team to grow the strategy department (and its revenue in the business)
  • Winning new business

Skills Needed:

● At least eight years of experience working within the agency environment - ideally in at
least two of the following types of agency (creative, media, branding)

● You'll have a track record of pitching and winning new business

● You'll be a big brand thinker, with a proper understanding of the science of branding and

● You'll have a genuine understand of how media works for a brand, and an ability to 'get in
the weeds' of a plan where required

● Proven ability to identify and manage external (freelance) resources where required

● Analytical, numerate and commercially-minded

● An excellent multi-tasker, exceptionally well-organised, outstanding attention to detail

● A fast-thinking problem-solver, undeterred by unexpected change

● Absolutely incredible written and verbal communication skills

● A resolute commitment to excellent visual design in presentations

● Always proactive, inquisitive and positive

● A passion for the world of media, communications and creativity

Inventum Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.