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Strategy Executive

Salary £25,000 - £26,000
Location London, Oxford Circus
Role Consulting
Job Type Permanent
Size 50-100
Job overview
Join one of London’s leading media & advertising agencies as a Strategy Executive. Work with exciting clients and industry experts across a range of strategy functions - apply today!

Are you interested in Graduate Media jobs? Looking for Graduate Analyst roles? One of London's top digital agencies is looking for an energetic graduate to join their team as a Strategy Analyst – apply today!

Company profile - Media and Advertising

In this Strategy Account Executive position in Media and Advertising in London, you will be joining one of London’s leading planning and buying agencies, that have an expert team made up of strategists, analysts, planners, and buyers. Working across TV, digital, outdoor, and mobile, their client portfolio is made up of several well-known charities, global publishers, financial services firms, and not-for-profits, including UNICEF, White Claw, David Lloyd, British Heart Foundation, & WaterAid.

By working to understand each of their clients’ individual audiences, and using Media and data to deliver the best possible results, they have helped a number of businesses across a range of industries to grow. Their team of 90+ media and advertising specialists pride themselves on being free thinking and independent, and have recently been included on Campaign’s Best Places to Work list and hold a Platinum status with the IPA for our dedication to learning and development.

Job Description - Strategy Executive

In this Strategy Consultant job in London, you will report into the Head of Planning and a Strategist. You will be a key component of the strategy team from day one. The business boasts a diverse client portfolio at The Kite Factory, and you will be working on a mixture of leading not-for-profit and commercial advertisers, as well as feeding into different areas of team focus as outlined above. The strategy team have 5 key areas of focus: Client Strategy, Consultancy, New Business, Trends, Insight.

Key responsibilities - Strategy Analyst

In this Strategy Analyst role, your responsibilities will include:

  • Building an in-depth understanding of client partners, their businesses, and the industry they operate within
  • Contributing to the development of client strategy and consultancy plans to achieve optimum success in advertising campaigns
  • Conducting market mapping and trend analysis within the Media sector, and helping to ensure the agency stay on top of market developments and can relay industry trends and updates to clients
  • Ensuring all our clients have a clear strategy and appropriate support in broader strategic thinking to help drive their business forward

  • Helping clients make the most of their marketing, galvanize internal stakeholders, and leverage every available touchpoint for maximum success.

  • Conducting qualitative research and quantitative numerical analysis to inform key decisions for advertising campaigns
  • Presenting your findings internally
  • Playing a key part in New Business Activities, by delivering pitches alongside the sales team
  • Delivering client consultancy

Job requirements - Strategy Analyst

  • 1 year + professional experience in a relevant role
  • A strong understanding of the Media & Advertising landscape
  • Strategic thinker with a strong numerical and analytical capability, and comfortable working with data
  • An excellent communicator and relationship builder
  • Strong attention to detail
  • A genuine passion for a long-term career in Media and Advertising, with a strong interest in Strategy as a discipline
  • Relishes problem-solving and is a proactive self-starter
  • Energetic, determined, and proactive
  • Works well under pressure and can balance multiple workstreams

Benefits of the job - Strategy Analyst

  • A great starting salary of £25,000 - £26,000
  • The chance to work with prestigious clients in a leading, award-winning Media agency
  • Flexible working opportunities with vibrant office in Oxford Circus - minimum requirement 5 days per month in the office
  • Fantastic learning, development, and progression opportunities
  • Access to wellbeing platform
  • 7.5 hours per day - with early finish on Fridays!
  • Great employer contributions to pension
  • Lots of social activities with 2 x half day events in Summer and for Christmas
  • Birthday lie-in, Christmas shopping half-day, and a free bar on a Thursday!

Looking for Media Strategy Jobs, Account Management roles or a career in Advertising? Want to work for a leading digital agency? If you’re an excel-savvy, confident graduate with an interest in Media, this Strategy Analyst job in London is perfect for you - apply today!

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Rachel Forrest
Account Manager