Job function:
Strategy & Insight
Job type:
Perm Full Time
New York, USA
Competitive Market Salary

About the role

We're looking for a Director to join our team in North America. As part of our Strategy function, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Help Develop and manage client relationships
  • Support business grown opportunities with existing and new clients
  • Supervise junior staff
  • Manage projects and engagement progress with limited supervision
  • Quarter back the execution process of market research and diligence requirements
  • Be a key thought partner to engagement leads and support the process of turning broad ideas into actionable findings and recommendations
  • Monitor ongoing project status
  • Clearly manage and communicate expectations and changes to plan, internally and externally
  • Monitor and communicate ongoing project status to engagement lead and team throughout engagement

Your experience

  • 5-8 years work experience in media, marketing, advertising, technology, finance and/or consulting fields
  • MBA desirable but not required
  • Proven experience in applying well-developed problem solving skills (quantitative, conceptual, analytical)
  • Proven track record of selling through recommendations to internal teams; demonstrated success in turning ideas into actions
  • Fluency in media/advertising/technology industry trends
  • Logical thinker able to identify and articulate core meanings throughout all levels within an organization
  • Collaborator who takes pride in sharing knowledge; enjoys teaching as well as learning


What we offer  

Our benefits package incorporates what we’re passionate about – unlocking your future, overall well-being and sustainability – whilst giving you control over your benefits.

  • 15 day of holiday per year and an extra day for each year of service up to 20 days
  • 401 – Saving Incentive plan
  • Flexible Spending accounts
  • Vision benefits
  • Summer Fridays - 09:00-1:00pm from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend
  • Great learning and development opportunities
  • Private Medical and Dental Insurance plans
  • Life Assurance and  Disability insurance
  • Option to opt into the Ascential Shares Scheme


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