Digital Strategist

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New York
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Full time

Company description

JBCStyle is the leading full-service recruiting agency with a focus on the Fashion, Beauty, Action Sports, Retail and Home industries.With over a decade of experience matching key brands with their ideal candidates, we are uniquely positioned to support our clients looking for top talent and or candidates looking to take the next step in their career(s).

Job description

Title: Digital Strategist

Location: New york, New york

Company: Award-winning global agency specializing in entertainment, sports and lifestyle marketing


- Oversee and manage complex digital and social media programs and productions, from planning to development to execution to evaluation

- Serve as day-to-day client contact at times, using excellent communication and organizational skills

- Counsel clients on strategic business opportunities, providing strong recommendations on project and partnership priorities

- Lead and collaborate with a team of specialists across production, creative, analytics, influencer, planning and experiential disciplines

- Manage internal and external communication and expectations to ensure that work is delivered on time, on budget, and is always of excellent quality

- Demonstrate a solid understanding of client business strategy, products, competitors and industry standards

- Develop relationships with internal and external stakeholders with a constant eye towards up-leveling work quality and seeking incremental business opportunities

- Display strong presentation skills internally and with clients of all levels

- Supervise staff by motivating, mentoring, prioritizing appropriate skill development, consistently providing feedback, holding team members accountable, and conducting their formal reviews

- Exhibit strong understanding of digital and social media platforms, trends, and measurement approaches

- Commit to continuous learning and improvement of leadership skills; set and pursue stretch goals

Basic Qualifications:

- The Digital Strategist must have at least 5 years of relevant experience in digital marketing, and/or related fields including content, advertising, and consulting.

Preferred Qualifications:

- Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a related field

- Proven ability to manage large projects—often two or more simultaneously—under extremely tight timelines

- Demonstrated track record of managing projects where client expectations and deliverables may be unclear and/or change at a moment’s notice

- Ability to prioritize, problem solve, and stay calm, positive, and productive in high-pressure situations

- A deep understanding of the role that social and digital media plays in client’s communication mix, and working back from that to develop programs that meet business needs

- Experience leading accounts focused on content strategy and content production, with an emphasis on social media channels

- Someone who has a concrete history of taking visible action to provide high-quality, strategic creative outcomes and customer service to clients

- Expertise in digital media influencer engagement across platforms

- Creative thinking and analytical problem solving skills

- Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with a track record of great leadership and coaching abilities

- Sound business acumen; ability to think and negotiate strategically Fun and collaborative, looking to help lead and develop a great team of passionate digital marketers

- Consumer technology experience a plus