Job description

Golley Slater are looking for a Strategist to join their thriving strategist and insights team.

As a Strategist, you will help to represent the voice of the consumer in the Agency. You’ll be a part of the team responsible for developing the key strategic insights that underpin communication ideas. Working closely with both client, account team and researchers, you’ll research the market and understand the consumer, help formulate brand communications strategies for clients, and write creative briefs to enable creative teams to produce the best creative ideas.

What you will be doing:
Developing a clear understanding of the client’s business environment and strategy
Pitching and presenting, at both new business stage and existing clients
Writing and hosting inspiring creative briefs that inspire the internal team to develop best in class work
Using multiple research methodologies and data analysis to generate strong actionable insights
Keeping in tune with new trends, behaviours, platforms, media and tools that are changing the landscape
Development of reporting frameworks to measure objectives and KPIs, providing insight for optimisation and future work

The essential skills and experience you need to be successful in the role are:
At least 2 years’ experience working in a strategy/planning role
Be an adept lateral, analytical and strategic thinker
Be able to apply creative thinking to business problems
Competent with analysing and interpreting complex and various sources of data and statistics
Strong and persuasive communication skills
Passion and fascination for human behaviour, social trends and how creative ideas influence people

In return, we’ll give you the chance to build on these skills so you can advance your career with support and collaboration among a team who like to have fun as well as work hard. If this sounds like you, then please apply!

The Package

25 days holiday + birthday day off
Life assurance
City centre location
Cycle to work scheme
Eye care benefits
EAP package
Holiday sacrifice
Career development and professional membership subscriptions

The Agency

Golley Slater


On paper, we are a national, independent marketing agency that offers clients a simple, tangible promise: we build sales overnight and brands over time and change behaviours in society. In practice, we are a deep and diverse pool of professionals that are purposefully configured to serve our clients by their industry sector.

Our sector specialists speak in your language, know your environment, your marketplace and understand the challenges and insights. Whether we are being challenged with changing behaviours in society, driving engagement with the business world or creating connections with consumers, we are already immersed into your world.