Amsterdam

Strategy Director

Strategy Director - Amsterdam


We’re always looking for great people.

AnalogFolk is a leading Global digital creative agency. Our purpose is to help brands use digital technology to make the analog world better. We’re looking for like-minded people to join our growing Amsterdam team.

Today, we’re looking for a Strategy Director

Strategy Directors at AF are partners to our senior clients on our most important accounts. They are equally well versed in Brand, Business & Digital thinking. They ensure our client’s long-term digital strategy and biggest projects are differentiated, innovative and effective. They bring powerful thinking, and the experience and skills to champion great ideas that use digital to make the analog world better through digital. 

Role

  • Have a deep understanding of our clients’ business, their consumers and the ever-changing digital landscape
  • Lead development of differentiated, innovative & effective digital strategies across our client base
  • Write/co-create succinct, inspirational briefs for any of our product areas
  • Lead research & insight development that unlocks innovative opportunities 
  • Keep up to date with digital innovation and new digital platforms
  • Expert understanding of digital eco-systems, channels how they serve user needs
  • Understand the different categories of measures and when to use e.g. interim, sales, ROI, Digital. Understand the difference in and when to use qualitative, quantitative and panel data, online surveys and other methodologies.
  • Be a skilled storyteller, able to write and present innovative strategies and ideas to clients or wider industry. Be inspiring and persuasive.
  • Act as a thought leader about the direction of digital culture 
  • Run inspirational and effective client workshops
  • Ensure our work delivers against our client’s goals (and that learnings are taken from any failures)
  • Develop and improve research tools & measurement frameworks
  • Manage & mentor other strategists
  • Participate in new business efforts (concept, execution, presentation).
  • Partner with all team members to deliver amazing work for our clients. Aspire to use digital to make the analog world better.
  • Contribute to overall office culture, character and work quality.
  • Report directly to the Managing Director

Experience

  • 7-10 years’ experience in leading digital agency, consultancy, digital product development or client-side digital marketing team
  • Track record of delivering strategic innovation for global brands
  • Experienced in both content/comms and digital product/services projects
  • Team player with a start-up mentality.  Interested in working in a fast paced and growing office
  • Be open and empathetic
  • Based in Netherlands or willing to relocate (relocation not available for this position)
  • EU working visa required

Who we are

Find a Way Looks for opportunities that arise during times of change.

Fail brilliantly Is prepared to take risks in the pursuit of excellence. Encourages teams to do the same.

Be Remarkable Encourages and inspires others to achieve with own positive attitude. Uses lateral thinking to solve problems.

Be Nice Encourages teams to work collaboratively with others to achieve the best results

Makes Things Takes responsibility for own work and that of their teams, ensuring high quality standards are always met