Junior Strategist

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Job Overview 

 

As a Junior Strategist, you will help to represent the voice of the consumer in Billion Dollar Boy and form part of the team responsible for developing the key strategic insights that underpin our ideas.


You will work closely with the team and client to research the market and competitor set, dig into cultural trends, and understand the consumer. You will help formulate brand and communications strategies, write creative briefs that will be used by the agency’s creative teams to produce the creative ideas, and explore and share new innovations and trends with the wider agency.

 

Role & Responsibilities 

  • Working in the Strategy team to understand new client briefs, identifying objectives to be met, and planning how we might approach answering their needs
  • Leading on consumer, brand and market research to support the preparation of brand and communication strategies, as well as creative briefs.
  • Setting up and running social listening projects for retained and new clients, as well as using it to identify new opportunities for the business
  • Assisting, observing, and recording qualitative research, including focus groups.
  • Supporting and championing the creative development process, including briefing and enthusing creative teams, and preparing feedback in response to consumer research findings.
  • Supporting the data team by preparing feedback reports on the effectiveness of campaigns.
  • Communicating market research trends and methodologies through regular newsletters and learning sessions for the wider business

Requirements 

Minimum of 1 year of strategy experience in relevant digital and creative environment - both agency and in-house experience is welcome.

Knowledge of how to use social listening tools, an inherent fascination with culture and digital, a creative but analytical mind, and an in-depth knowledge of best practices on digital platforms such as Instagram, Youtube, Twitter, Pinterest, TikTok and more.


  • Always asking questions and looking for new insights.
  • Adept in lateral, analytical and strategic thinking; you will be able to apply creative thinking to business problems.
  • Confident in creative thinking.
  • Highly numerate and able to understand, interpret and use complex and varied sources of data and statistics.
  • Strong and persuasive communicators, able to simplify research and strategic thinking.
  • Fascinated by human behaviour, social trends, and how ideas influence people.
  • Knowledgeable about the digital industry, with a particular interest in influencer outreach and social media.

About  Billion Dollar Boy

Billion Dollar Boy (BDB) is the global creative agency for influencer age, with offices in London, New York and New Orleans. BDB harnesses the exceptional creativity of global content creators and connects them with the world’s most creative brands to deliver first-class influencer marketing campaigns. We were founded to specialise in influencer marketing, we view it as a discipline, not an add-on. Since 2014 we have ensured that creative excellence is our company’s north star - empowering social media and changing the global ad business as we know it.

 
BDB is the influencer marketing agency of record for Zalando and has long-standing partnerships with PepsiCo, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Shiseido and Campari Group. Working with vastly different brands and their audiences keeps us smart, nimble and (dare we say it) ahead of the competition.BDB client campaigns have been nominated for 2021 The Drum Chip Shop Awards, Webby Awards, Influencer Marketing Awards, and Shorty Awards.

Our Culture

Billion Dollar Boy is a hyper-caffeinated transatlantic creative agency with 85+ employees and counting in London, New York and New Orleans. We are actively creating campaigns across 7 continents with top brands spanning categories of beauty, fashion, lifestyle, consumer goods, food and beverage and automotive. We are harnessing the power of influencers to win hearts, catch eyes and reinvent advertising as we know it.

We encourage employees to be open and confident and appreciate that every member of the team makes a vital difference.  Outside working hours we enjoy regular socials, team lunches and team building.   


Our Values

  • Collaboration is key
  • Creative to the core
  • Quality at scale
  • Integrity & Inclusion is everything

We encourage employees to be open and confident and appreciate that every member of the team makes a vital difference.


Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

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London

26 Bedford Row
WC1R 4HE London Directions +44 20 3637 0447

Perks & Benefits

  • 📓 Training

    We offer formal training for our employees. From soft skills, to inclusion to technical skills we've got you covered.

  • 🚀 Travel

    Where we can, we encourage travel to visit our international clients.

  • 🌎 International Exchanges

    As a reward for great performance, we send staff to work between our New York/London offices.

  • ⛺Annual Leave


    We offer generous holiday allowance of 25 days. 1x additional day of annual leave per year of service (up to 5).
    On your third year of service, you'll get an another 5 days for that year!

  • 🎁 Other Perks

    Access to products from our fantastic brand partners.

    Pension Scheme.

    Recruitment introduction scheme.

    Salary sacrifice for tech & bike purchases.

    Introduction bonus for clients and recruitment

Workplace & Culture

With offices in London, New York and New Orleans, we merge British sensibility with a New York pace. As our global team of 50+ continues to grow, we remain committed to adapting our strategies to keep pace with the speed of social communication as it continues to transform the marketing landscape.  We promote friendship and communication within our Billion Dollar Boy global community.  

We encourage employees to be open and confident and appreciate that every member of the team makes a vital difference.  Outside working hours we enjoy regular socials, team lunches and team building.   

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