Senior Digital Consultant (CMS)

Wunderman Thompson

Department: Commerce

Expertise: Commerce, Consulting

Location: London, United Kingdom

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.

Wunderman Thompson Commerce is a global Commerce consultancy that applies strategy, technical know-how and outstanding design to help its ambitious clients grow through Commerce solutions.  

How? By creating inspirational commerce journeys. It’s why we work with some of the most exciting brands around such as Tempur, DFS, Domino's, Boots, Xerox Sainsbury’s, Selfridges, Specialized and Ted Baker.  

Tell me more! We’re an inclusive group of more than 1500 expert thinkers and doers stationed across more than 20 global offices including our new, state-of-the-art offices in Watford, and two agency offices in Central London. Our reputation is based on having the best in the business – people who are inspired yet straight-talking, and who really want to understand not just our clients but their customers. We are passionate about innovation in everything we do, and proud of what our people achieve, empowering and respecting every one of them. 

Together, we keep our clients and their customers inspired and ahead through digital, future-ready Commerce solutions and services. When our clients win – we win. 

As our business grows internationally, we’re seeking new people who share our values and work ethic. We especially want to encourage more diversity in our teams, that is why we are making it a priority to create a more inclusive company for our people to thrive in and be proud of, to work with our clients to produce diverse work with the power to effect change, and to collaborate with our communities to mould a more equitable society. 

Want to find out more about us? www.wundermanthompsoncommerce.com 

What we're looking for:

We are looking for a Senior Digital Consultant to lead our Digital Strategy assignments, concentrate on our CMS and omni channel content initiatives and help our clients understand how to deliver value from their digital experience management platforms to help them re-shape their internal business operations and deliver on their digital ambitions.

You will help our clients establish sustainable digital capabilities and bring together required skillsets and ways of working with technology and data to deliver their desired customer experiences or outcomes.

We believe client consultancy is the key to success! So you will be an integral part of ensuring the success of our clients as well as pride yourself in keeping the customer at the centre of everything you do. The leadership, decisions and actions you take together with the strategic approach you implement will have a real impact across your team and stakeholders.

What you'll be doing:

  • Support our existing and future Clients with consultancy services – concentrating (albeit not exclusively) on Customer Experience and Content Management (from all channels and data touch points)
  • Strategically lead the development of our consultancy team proposition around the two key areas of Customer Experience and Omni Channel Content Management.
  • Help grow your client’s business by helping them develop their customer proposition
  • Manage and deliver consulting and business enablement projects and work streams in larger multi-discipline digital delivery projects across omnichannel content management.
  • Work at a strategic level with client management and senior stakeholders to help clients optimise value and manage the change associated with omnichannel Content Management solutions.
  • Recommend solutions to improve the integration of digital solutions, business capability and business value to achieve client goals and objectives across tech and Content Management
  • Work extensively with engineering, delivery and marketing/agency teams to deliver business capability requirements that ensure digital and content products remain aligned to technology roadmaps
  • Identify and shape responses to new business opportunities when engaged on existing client project delivery
  • Provide thought-leadership in by understanding the evolving digital experience management landscape and having a point of view on our client’s investment strategies
  • Add expertise and value to new business client pitches and use delivery expertise to ensure that work definition and statements of work are defined effectively to meet client context and challenges
  • Stay abreast of developments and thinking in the wider platform strategy, engagement and adoption of technology, and use this information to develop Wunderman Thompson’s Digital Strategy business position

What you'll need:

  • In depth experience of Client-side content strategies and content management operations and the tech to make it work
  • Proven experience in designing and engineering technology solutions in Commerce, marketing, mobile, social, CRM, CMS, or social networking
  • Experience with designing, developing and integrating digital solutions
  • Prior experience with Omnichannel Content management initiatives
  • Experience with CMS systems such as AEM/Sitecore
  • Experience with designing, developing and integrating digital solutions
  • Consulting, business transformation or client advisory experience (agency experience is always ideal)
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Great presentation skills
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines, manage multiple and changing priorities
  • Strong stakeholder awareness and management skills
  • Solution-oriented both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

What you'll get from us:

We want you to be comfortable and proud every day of the week and have created an open and inclusive environment where you can bring your whole self to work. We don’t want you to just fit into our culture, we want your uniqueness and diversity of background to add to it and make this an agency where we all have a real sense of belonging and purpose. We are a community. 

At Wunderman Thompson, we are committed to actively building a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace where everyone feels welcomed, valued and heard, and is treated with dignity and respect.  As leaders and creative partners across industries, it is our responsibility to cultivate an environment reflective of our greatest asset; our people. We believe that this commitment inspires growth and delivers equitable outcomes for everyone as well as the clients and communities we serve.

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.  

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