Creative Strategist at Pulse Nigeria

Title: Creative Strategist | Location: Lagos, Nigeria | Pulse Nigeria

 Position Summary

  • Pulse is looking for a Creative Strategist with a passion and curiosity for the ever-evolving digital ecosystem.
  • As a Creative Strategist, you will be responsible for generating compelling ideas for digital campaigns that can be adapted across various media platforms.
  • Our ideal candidate is a skilled storyteller who is equal parts a meticulous planner and a spontaneous creative thinker.

The Role

  • The Creative Strategist is a position we’re hiring for in our Lagos office. The role will report to the Head of Creative Strategy and work very closely with the Director of Digital Strategy & Operations and the Director of Sales.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist in developing sales and marketing material to support the Sales teams across Africa.
  • Dissect client briefs and propose innovative creative and marketing strategies that will enable brands to connect to their audiences and achieve their business goals in the most effective manner.
  • Develop compelling proposals to communicate these strategies.
  • Contribute, and sometimes lead, in-house ideation sessions.
  • Conduct digital audits that yield rich insights into consumer and competitor’s online behavior and key motivational/attitudinal behaviour.
  • Support the sales team in any and all activities that will help the team meet its overall revenue and profit targets including occasional client meetings and prospecting.
  • Develop a total understanding of online target audience and mindset modes.
  • Assist in creating budgets for proposed strategies in line with the company rate card, working with all relevant internal post-sales and execution teams.
  • Manage timelines and monitor progress, ensuring deadlines are met.

Requirements
Skills that would make a candidate successful in this role:

  • 1-3 years of experience in a marketing, strategy, or analyst position.
  • Proficiency in Powerpoint, Excel, and Google Docs.
  • Ability to use social listening/data analytics tools.
  • Excellent research, presentation and communication skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Ability to plan, organize and prioritize in a fast-paced environment.
  • A lot of energy, passion and enthusiasm.

Remuneration
Remuneration is competitive.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and a Cover email explaining why you’re a great fit for this role to:[email protected] using the “Job Title” as the subject of the email.

Note

  • Applicants for this role may come from a range of backgrounds, although within the Digital/ Creative/ Marketing/ Advertising industry is preferred.
  • If you’re passionate about this opportunity, but don’t have all of the experience we’re looking for, we would still like to hear from you – please apply and let us know why you’d make a great addition to the Pulse team.