Senior Digital Strategist

REMOTE LONDON BASED

Our senior digital strategists are responsible for client leadership from new business through to ongoing relationships, enabling clients to work out where they are going digitally, and putting plans in place for how they will get there. Our role is to form strategic partnerships with our clients. 

Digital at Emperor covers all aspects of delivery from strategy through design, development, testing and launch. The digital team is embedded into the wider Emperor team across all locations: London, Midlands, Manchester, Edinburgh and Dubai. 

Key responsibilities

Our strategists act on insight, accurately diagnosing challenges and articulating long term visions. Making a case for what needs to be done and taking coherent action.

Define

  • Lead new business pitches, with strategic direction
  • Understand the needs of clients and their audiences
  • Diagnose issues, with a coherent plan to fix them
  • Identify opportunities for client growth
  • Set clear and measurable objectives

 Articulate

  • Develop strategic planning
  • Measurement frameworks
  • Creative briefing
  • Clearly articulate and present plans and proposals

Iterate 

  • Develop long term client relationships 
  • Provide insight & analysis
  • Proven experience in a digital agency environment
  • Solid technical understanding of web builds 
  • Experience working with remote teams
  • Experience CMS such as Umbraco
  • Experience in working with corporate communications
  • Excellent senior stakeholder management skills
  • Calm under pressure with a talent for seeing solutions clearly
  • Willingness to help colleagues solve problems or understand new requirements
  • Strong customer service skills
  • First class communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Address issues effectively and proactively
  • Demonstrate a high degree of professionalism
  • A great interest in understanding of client/ agency relationships
  • Understanding of the industry 
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Sound judgement and analytical thinking 
  • Unquestionable business ethics and integrity
  • Organised and can multi-task with ease
  • A 'can do' mentality
  • Business and commercial awareness 
  • Engaging, collaborative and adept at building internal and external relationships
  • Ability to deliver exceptional client service 
  • Flexible, adaptable style and approach
  • Resilient, passionate, energetic and hungry
  • Lives Emperor’s values

Key skills and knowledge

  • Proven experience in a digital agency environment
  • Solid technical understanding of web builds 
  • Experience working with remote teams
  • Experience CMS such as Umbraco
  • Experience in working with corporate communications
  • Excellent senior stakeholder management skills
  • Calm under pressure with a talent for seeing solutions clearly
  • Willingness to help colleagues solve problems or understand new requirements
  • Strong customer service skills
  • First class communication skills (both verbal and written)

Client servicing

  • Address issues effectively and proactively
  • Demonstrate a high degree of professionalism
  • A great interest in understanding of client/ agency relationships

Personal qualities 

  • Understanding of the industry 
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Sound judgement and analytical thinking 
  • Unquestionable business ethics and integrity
  • Organised and can multi-task with ease
  • A 'can do' mentality
  • Business and commercial awareness 
  • Engaging, collaborative and adept at building internal and external relationships
  • Ability to deliver exceptional client service 
  • Flexible, adaptable style and approach
  • Resilient, passionate, energetic and hungry
  • Lives Emperor’s values– Aim High, Creativity Everywhere, Infectious Enthusiasm, Always Learning and Razor Sharp.

To apply, please email your cv, with the job title as the subject to [email protected]

 

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