Vice President /Director, Social Strategy

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Job Description

Social Strategy – Vice President/Director

Digitas is a highly-caffeinated playground where brilliant minds come together to bring bold, award-winning ideas to life. To help with this, we’re looking for an outstanding freelance Strategy VP/Director to help lead that transformation through social. This role will be for 2 months minimum, with a possibility to become full-time.

Sound like you? Read on.

 

What you’ll do:

As the key leader working across multiple teams, you’ll live at the intersection of creative, social, content, media and analytics. There are tons of digital social and content opportunities out there—you’ll figure out which opportunities are right for our clients and how to drive creative, innovative content solutions in the space.

Day-to-day, your role includes:

· Leading the strategic process, providing the cultural insights and tactics to create content that provides meaning for brands

· Translating agency perspective into concise strategic recommendations for clients

· Translate social opportunities into inspiring briefs that develop new, groundbreaking content

· Working closely with creative teams to drive innovative work forward

· Partner with other capabilities to provide smart perspective and thought leadership on overall social and content industry landscape, trends and best practices

· Having knowledge of content landscape, new 3rd party providers and solutions

We’re looking for strong, impactful work experience, which typically includes:

· +10 years of digital marketing experience, with an emphasis on social media, and or/content development for major clients

· Superb experience leading creative thinking in the digital space: content, media, social and activation

· Has experience independently redefining how a brand or business creatively shows up in the social space with measurable results

· The ability to back up great creative ideas with sound analytical reasoning

· The ability to develop strong relationships with internal and external partners

· A strong, up-to-date point of view on digital media, social channels and content platforms and up and coming partners, practices and initiatives

· Poise and eloquence—when you speak with clients, they listen

· Willingness to travel—you’re open to new places, new faces and new ideas

About Digitas 

We have 40 offices in 25 countries, each one helping to upend and redefine the landscape of strategy, creativity, media and technology. We’re pumped about the accolades we’ve earned – cue Titanium Lions, Gold Pencils and making LinkedIn’s Most InDemand Employer List of 2014 – but what energizes us most is the people we work with, the clients we work for and the never-ending challenge that confronts us: Producing amazing creative, day after day. On top of great values, great people and great clients, we’re proud to offer many great perks – things like flex vacation days, tuition reimbursement, gym membership discounts and anniversary gifts for the many people who’ve been with us 5, 10, 20 years and more. And while we celebrate those who’ve stuck by us and shaped us into the creative force that we are today, we’re always looking for great new talent help us grow even stronger. If that’s you, well, come join us.

Digitas is an equal opportunity employer.