Associate Creative Strategist


Associate Creative Strategist


We’re searching for an Associate Creative Strategist who can uncover breakthrough customer insights and inspire impactful cross-channel marketing programs. You’ll drive the application of customer insight into the marketing program development process. You’ll seamlessly integrate meaningful creative to ensure that all work builds off a compelling insight in support of business strategy.



Tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Develop actionable insights from a wide variety of data sources: analysis of client data, primary and secondary research, media data
  • Bring creativity and intelligence levels of the office up by providing inspiration around trends, customer insights, emerging tech and thought leadership
  • Write and contribute to creative briefs and briefings
  • Be a key point of contact and/or act as internal research team – request and share information in relevant ways
  • Develop market overviews, competitive analysis and target profiles
  • Push the boundaries of innovation of our agency model and client’s business by keeping abreast of the latest trends (technology, media and social) that are affecting and evolving human behavior
  • Serve as the connective tissue for innovation and insights with other Digitas offices
  • Optimize impact of customer insight in the creative program development process by partnering with creative
  • Partner actively with strategy teams to maximize insight derived from analytics and key findings applied to the development of marketing programs
  • Identify key insights from existing client/Digitas data and identify relevant marketing program implications
  • Drive teamwork into every task



To qualify, you’ll need:

  • Four year degree (English/journalism, creative writing, marketing/communication strategy, anthropology, psychology or cultural studies preferred)
  • 1 year of experience working in an advertising agency account planning department, brand consultancy, consulting firm or large strategic planning group OR Masters in communication strategy at an advertising school 
  • Inspirational, compelling personality
  • Strong ability to brainstorm and participate in group discussion
  • Experience with both qualitative and quantitative research
  • Exceptional writing, communication and influence skills
  • Ability to synthesize and see creative opportunity
  • Candidate must be open to travel as needed

Got what it takes? We’d love to hear from you.

Digitas is an equal opportunity employer.  

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.