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Strategy Director

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The Agency

Miramar is an independent, creative, and digital marketing agency based between Reading and Oxford who believe marketing communications should be about relevant content, targeted execution and should never be ‘business as usual’. Our clients love us because we are results driven and service focused.

For the last 12 years we’ve delivered campaigns that drive ROI for our clients. It is all going rather well so we need to find like-minded talent to join our fast-growing, award-winning agency.

The Strategy Team

The Strategy Team is made up of lots of clever marketing folk including strategists, planners, copywriters, insight analysts and campaign managers.

A central function of specialists who are brought in to work on client briefs with the client service and creative teams as required to smash client briefs.

The Role

We’re now looking for an ambitious leader to take our strategy function to the next level. We need someone with an entrepreneurial and innovative mindset who is always thinking big picture and will challenge a brief to get the best outcome for our clients. The Strategy Director will lead proposal and pitch responses and build C-Level relationships uncovering opportunities for organic growth and success with our clients.

Your Mission

Deliver agency growth through building client trust in our business solutions and demonstrable project success.

Key Responsibilities

  • Client Management
    • Consulting with our clients: helping them problem solve and identifying opportunities for success
    • Building trust-based relationships with key client stakeholders to enable agency growth
  • Lead The Strategic Conversation
    • Supercharge our strategic proposition for clients with ABM, digital and media programme methodology
    • Engaging with clients and prospects on trends and opportunities through meetings, webinars, and events
    • Take a data and insight driven approach to align our solutions with the agency’s skill sets and clients objectives
    • Work hand in hand with the Creative Director to enhance our creative response to all work
  • Team Management
    • To develop a high-performing efficient Strategy Team. Installing the right culture and ethos to achieve success both for the agency and our clients
    • High levels of team retention and satisfaction by establishing clear development plans, managing performance issues and identify talent opportunities to help clients solve business issues
    • Foster a team and project environment across the whole agency
    • Own the team’s skills, resource, and capacity planning to ensure client delivery and profitability
  • Business Development
    • The client facing strategic lead for new business opportunities along with the pitch team to make sure our responses to proposals are compelling to clients and prospects
    • A marketing evangelist, passionate about finding solutions and presenting them to clients and prospects
    • Attend appropriate industry events to gain insight to trends

What you will bring

  • Minimum 8 years professional experience working on digital projects within an agency environment
  • A track record of devising and delivering ABM, demand and revenue generation programmes
  • Extensive knowledge of B2B Tech
  • Ability to build senior relationships
  • Passion for your craft and an advocate for the customers perspective
  • A collaborative approach that brings out the best in others
  • Commercial acumen to drive agency growth and profitability

Our mission is to become the world’s leading boutique marketing agency

We go further than one-off jobs and quick fixes – we’re a strategic partner for B2B businesses.

Our team of creative and digital experts believe great marketing is all about relevant content and targeted execution; never just ‘business as usual’.

We work with some of the world’s most well-known brands, delivering campaigns that drive some serious ROI for our clients’ budgets. (Check out our recent results here.)

We’re on the lookout for new talent to join our award-winning agency and help us achieve our mission. As a people-led agency, there are really no limits to what you can achieve with us and how you can make an impact.

Why Work With Us

  • Opportunity to influence some of the world’s biggest brands
  • Competitive salary and benefits and wellbeing package with target incentives
  • No glass ceiling for your potential
  • Friendly, approachable team that genuinely loves what they do
  • Away days and regular socials
  • Free weekly yoga class
  • Great work/life balance
  • Soft drinks from the ‘Mirabar’ and beers on Friday afternoons
  • Based in the beautiful setting of Howbery Park
  • Life insurance and pension scheme

Awards

When our work’s recognised, so are our clients. Here are some of our recent wins.

Awards
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Want to join us? Apply now

If you’re interested in this role, click apply and send us your CV and covering letter or you can email us directly at jobs@miramar-group.co.uk