Senior Strategic Planner

Job description

Our client, a global creative agency  is looking for  a Senior Strategic Planner to develop long-range objectives and strategic plans by identifying internal and external strategic issues that could affect growth and profitability.


  • Work with senior management and planners on business pitches for launches
  • Assist in the creation of strategic frameworks and workshop methodologies (adapted by planners and account directors).
  • Immerse into market, competitors and customer insights for assigned brands/pitches
  • Customer insight mining skills.
  • Competitive monitoring and analysis, as well as identification and analysis of case analogs.
  • Strategic support on new and existing business; supporting with market immersion, competitive analysis, social listening, etc.
  • Manage research projects from inception to completion – both qualitative and quantitative.
  • Perform primary client servicing responsibilities such as client consultation on marketing and research study objectives, study design, etc.
  • Begin to provide strategic recommendations to offer creative insights regarding business challenges.
  • Assist in the management of various client team workshops.
  • Support client teams with campaign brief development and market research (design screeners, discussion guides, surveys, moderate phone/in-person interviews and focus groups


  • 3-5 years of Strategic Planning experience: marketing, advertising, market research, consulting
  • Proactive, dynamic, hard-working, entrepreneurial
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Strong client service skills (for both internal account/creative teams and external clients)
  • Proficient multi-tasker – able to handle assigned projects as well as consulting within department
  • Team player attitude



Job Summary

  • Industry : Advertising
  • No of vacancies : 1
  • Job type : Full Time
  • Location : Dubai,United Arab Emirates
  • Experience : 3 to 5
  • Driving License : Not required
  • Visa : To be provided by employer
  • Job code : JB372