Strategist

The Program partners with the world’s most competitive and innovative brands to develop highly strategic, creative, and technical solutions. We are dedicated to creating meaningful connections between lifestyle brands and people in a collaborative and communicative environment. We are fueled by the desire to grow and perfect our craft by learning from one another.

Our Strategists partner with the world’s most competitive and innovative brands to develop highly technical and creative solutions. From creative uses of promoted products to developing large-scale content programs, the Strategist is a senior-level marketer who explores category, brand, cultural and people trends that highlights opportunities for clients’ businesses. A creative visionary and critical thinker, our Strategists think big and execute small, establishing lasting relationships with brands becoming a cornerstone to their operations.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

  • Serve as the strategic leader for a specific brand, and take accountability for growing that business.

  • Partner with other team leads to guide our most senior clients towards bold and innovative solutions

  • Demonstrate an analysis of category, brand, cultural and people trends that highlights opportunities for clients’ businesses

  • Partner with creative, media, marketing science, production, and client service to create innovative strategies and groundbreaking output

  • Translate strategic discoveries into inspiring briefs and roadmaps for our teams and clients

  • Author and present thought-leadership articles/reports around relevant topics that sit at the intersection of design + consumer + technology.

  • Scope new engagements and provide strategic direction for how to best approach the assignment.

  • Think big, execute small, do both quickly

  • Lead ideation and brainstorming sessions and help crystallize ideas into actionable solutions

  • Provide media recommendations to support large-scale programs and initiatives overseeing the execution of large and custom programs.

  • Problem solve and ideate using data, design, research, best practices, and consumer insights.

  • Establish KPIs and measurement frameworks to guide optimizations, long-term roadmaps, and overall project success.

  • 4+ years of relevant Strategy experience

Reports to

The Strategist role reports directly to the VP of Strategy. 

Details

  • Ideal candidates are located in Portland, Oregon, and are happy to join us in the studio a few days per week as needed. We're also open to fully remote with a strong preference, but not limited, to Washington and Texas-based candidates.

  • The salary band for this role is $65,000-$80,000.

  • We provide a competitive benefits package that includes paid holidays, vacation/personal time, 401k matching (and 401k loans!), health, dental, vision, mental health assistance, EAP, long-term disability, life insurance, travel assistance, paid paternity and maternity leave, and more.

  • Relocation package available if applicable.

To Apply

Say hello to us at: careers@theprogrampdx.com. Please send us some information about you, your work, and your thoughts on what you could bring to the team, along with the basics (LinkedIn, resume, work samples, social, etc.) that demonstrate some of your abilities.  

*No recruiters, please.