Creative Strategist

Posted: 10/10/2017 | Expires: 11/9/2017

Location: New York City, New York (US)
Function: Operations & Strategy
Specialty: Creative, Social Media, Writer
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

As Group Nine’s full-service internal creative agency, Alchemy is responsible for creating content in partnership with the world’s leading consumer brands. We’re looking for a Creative Strategist with a passion for storytelling on new platforms and social channels; an ability to dream big without losing an eye for detail; and a desire to work in a fast-paced, high-impact environment for one of the world’s leading digital publishers.

Responsibilities:

  • Respond to + manage all incoming RFPs
  • Produce new, innovative ideas tailored to each client and proposal
  • Pitch ideas to the senior Creative Strategist
  • Create clear, concise presentations that convey ideas to clients
  • Strategize about which content will perform best on each social platform (and how)
  • Be able to explain all things social when asked; from distribution strategy to publishing
  • Work closely with internal sales + insights teams to optimize content
  • Monitor campaign performances across all social platforms
  • Lead any and all revision requests from agencies + internal team members
  • Maintain an open and clear line of communication between sales, development, and producers
  • Contribute to streamlining workflows and asset organization
  • Manage priorities and workload effectively to meet all schedules and deadlines

Requirements:

  • 3-5+ years experience writing, pitching, and producing branded content
  • Experience with video, especially video optimized for social (Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter)
  • Ability to use both Keynote + PowerPoint efficiently and effectively
  • Deep understanding of why each pitch is perfect for each client, brand, and platform
  • Strong team player with excellent organizational skills
  • Willingness to multitask and manage several different projects at one time
  • Ability to proactively identify problems and implement solutions in development
  • Detail-oriented and works well under pressure

About Group Nine Media:

Group Nine Media is the partnership of four mission-driven, category-leading brands covering food, drink & travel (Thrillist), news & entertainment (NowThis), animals & activism (The Dodo) and science, tech & exploration (Seeker). We're one of the world's largest digital-first media companies, boasting over 4 billion video views every month, while providing consumers 360-degree experiences across web, social, VR and live events.

Group Nine Media is the partnership of four mission-driven, category-leading brands covering food, drink & travel (Thrillist), news & entertainment (NowThis), animals (The Dodo) and science, tech & exploration (Seeker). We're one of the world's largest digital-first media companies, boasting over 4 billion video views every month, while providing consumers 360-degree experiences across web, social, VR and live events. At Group Nine Media, we care about the content our brands create, and if you're a talented passionate individual who does too, let's talk.