Senior Strategist

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The Company

NYC based Experiential Marketing Agency is seeking the perfect fit for our team. We are a boutique, creatively led, high-end experiential marketing agency with clients in the spirits, fashion, film and luxury industries. We are in high-growth mode ready to add to our team of 50+. The ideal candidate is one who thrives in a fast-paced, multitasking environment that values productivity and efficiency balanced with utmost quality, who flawlessly executes design projects, and who has impeccable, evolving taste.

The Opportunity

As the Senior Creative Strategist, you will be responsible for driving the development of insightful, meaningful, big ideas that exceed client expectations and achieve results. We’re looking for someone who is passionate about leveraging data insights, current and emerging trends in order to drive creative thinking – and realize that creative thinking in the form of compelling decks. He or she will be driving concepts for select projects and RFPs, developing creative ideas for large scale programs that shape content. Strong deck building skills are required. Reporting to the Strategy Director, this team member will work with cross-departmentally to conceptualize and convey a particular branded experience.


  • Your job would be to concept remarkable content and event activations that help brands to tell their story
  • Creative conception of content-marketing solutions for brands across social media, video and event activations
  • Working together with the sales and creative team to ensure that client briefs are answered with innovative thinking and unique solutions
  • Working together with production department to ensure your vision is realized to the highest standards
  • Bringing your ideas to life through presentation decks and presenting these within the team and to clients

Technical Requirements

  • Google suite
  • Creative thinking skills
  • Knowledge of graphic design software and tools are a strong plus:
  • Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator/InDesign
  • Sketch-up
  • Hand-sketching skills


  • 5 years of strategy experience, preferably in an agency environment
  • Combination of excellent conceptual and copywriting skills with an understanding of creative strategy and brand insights
  • Passion for visual storytelling and understanding of content marketing
  • Team player with excellent communication skills
  • Can-do attitude with an ability to embrace new challenges and ways of thinking


  • Salary range: $110K-$120K + benefits, based on experience
  • Healthcare/dental insurance after 90 days of employment
  • Paid time off
  • A creative and fun working environment