Associate Director - Brand Strategy / SW London / up to £75,000 per annum + bonus

South West London
up to £75,000 per annum
04 Apr 2013
04 May 2013
Contract Type
Full Time

Associate Director – Brand Strategy – SW London - up to c. £75,000 per annum + bonus

A leading global Brand Strategy & Innovation Consultancy with an enviable reputation for its strong client-base and outstanding thinking is seeking to appoint an Associate Director – Brand Strategy to join its team.

The Associate Director – Brand Strategy will:

  • sit within the consultancy team and focuses on brand strategy (positioning/repositioning, architecture and portfolio work) and innovation work.
  • The emphasis of this role, however, is to address key commercial and business problems for clients, so a rigorous business approach and an understanding of the broader commercial picture is essential.
  • The Associate Director – Brand Strategy will also be involved with pitching for, winning and leading projects for top-tier clients with support from an expert team.
  • The role offers opportunities for line management and the development of people, as well as for developing the propositions that the business takes to its clients.

This role requires a strong understanding of brand & marketing strategy and innovation, but due to the commercial elements of the role it would suit someone who has worked within a management consulting setting as this person will be putting strategic and business-thinking at the heart of the client-work they lead.

The Associate Director - Strategy will:

  • have exceptional academics from a top-tier institution (Business Studies would be highly desirable).
  • be an outstanding strategic thinker with substantial commercial brand or marketing strategy experience in a brand strategy or innovation business, and/or a management consulting where you have focused on marketing strategy.
  • be able to analyze problems from a variety of perspectives and be able to extract insights and inspirational ideas from complex research.
  • have experience of taking a lead approach to key accounts – maximising profit from them, mining for opportunities, growing relationships and understanding key drivers to deliver outstanding solutions to client problems.
  • be personally inspiring and have both breadth of knowledge and deep specialist knowledge.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a leading global brand strategy consultancy with a clear vision for success and what its next steps to further growth are, and be a contributor to that growth. If you are a Corporate Strategist with strong Brand experience, please click Apply below!

Associate Director – Brand Strategy – SW London - up to c. £75,000 per annum + bonus