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Senior Strategist (Temporary)

at Wunderman Thompson
Orange County, California, United States

Who we are:

At Wunderman Thompson we exist to inspire growth for ambitious brands. Part creative agency, part consultancy and part technology company, our experts provide end-to-end capabilities at a global scale to deliver inspiration across the entire brand and customer experience.

We are 20,000 strong in 90 markets around the world; our people bring together creative storytelling, diverse perspectives, inclusive thinking, and highly specialized vertical capabilities to drive growth for our clients. We offer deep expertise across the entire customer journey, including communications, commerce, consultancy, CRM, CX, data, production, and technology.

What we are looking for:

Wunderman Thompson is seeking a Senior Strategist for a 5 month temporary assignment to play a critical role on our agency’s key accounts – leading the Brand and GTM planning, partnering and collaborating with the Creative team to elevate communications and campaigns, and serving as a thought leader that provides innovative solutions to the client’s complex business challenges.

You are comfortable navigating ambiguity and have the ability and interest in bringing people together to create gravity around ideas.  You are able to deliver quickly – capturing and conveying your thinking and working collaboratively to improve that thinking together.  You are a marketing generalist – comfortable amongst all channels.  You are optimistic, resilient and ego-less.

What you’ll do: 

  • Client Focus | Partner with Account Leadership to strategically guide our clients in pursuit of their goals, while generating work that is creatively brilliant, measurable and has a cultural impact. Lead bi-annual Multi-channel GTM planning, delivering plans that convey insight, creative, channel execution and measurement. Work with clients to define brand goals, brief creative, and develop strategies based on consumer insights, trend analysis, and business objectives.
  • Strategic Thinking | Formulate consumer-driven, media neutral creative briefs that guide the creative team in developing the message, style and tone of the campaign. Lead consumer research and insight development, bringing qual and quant together in collaboration with data analysts. Conduct research including competitive analysis, emerging opportunities, and consumer insights.
  • Collaborate & Teams | Analyze campaign and tactical channel results and transform metrics into strategic recommendations. Strong client leadership skills. Pharma experience (DTC preferred) is required.

Who you are:

  • A business builder | Entrepreneurial attitude couple with a strong business acumen. Ability and appetite to bring people together. Innate ability to marshal people and create gravity around ideas.
  • Open and collaborative | Our team is close-knit and supportive and we’re working with a lot of unknowns – you must champion of team environments that are comfortable and encouraging.
  • Optimistic and resilient | Dig in and figure out how to work around problems. Yes and why not posture. Takes care of self and team. Balance needed to maintain stamina and positivity.
  • Ego-less | We all wear the hats that need wearing, it’s a mentality that makes the team successful.

What you'll need:

  • Minimum 5-7 years of account planning experience.
  • Interpretive and strategic thinking skills, with experience in the creation of integrated marketing efforts.
  • Understanding of the effective use of media (direct, digital, print, broadcast).
  • Strong writing and oral presentation skills.
  • The ability to inspire creative teams.
  • Experience partnering closely with cross-functional Creative, Media, Account, and Analytics teams.
  • Pharma experience (DTC preferred) is required.
  • NOTE: This is a 5 month temporary assignment to cover a leave of absence.

Wunderman Thompson is proud to be a WPP agency. Headquartered in New York, we have a truly global reach with over 20,000 people in 90 markets. For more information, please visit our website and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.  

Wunderman Thompson is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and to attracting and retaining the most qualified employees regardless of race, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender, age or disability. We rely on legitimate interest as a legal basis for processing personal information under the GDPR for purposes of recruitment and applications for employment. 

Wunderman Thompson is a WPP agency.  For more informationplease visit our website and follow Wunderman Thompson on our social channels via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram.  

We rely on legitimate interest as a legal basis for processing personal information under the GDPR for purposes of recruitment and applications for employment. 

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Established in 2019, Wunderman Thompson has a combined history of 150 years, setting the standard for marketing, communications and business innovation. We bring together over 20,000 creatives, analysts, strategists, customer experience designers and business consultants across 90 markets.

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