VP of Strategy & Insights


Noble Studios is a creative digital performance marketing agency seeking a VP of Strategy & Insights who is excited to participate in an integrated team environment where creativity and performance intersect. The VP/Strategy & Insights will be responsible for developing and guiding brand and integrated marketing strategies for clients, working with the agency’s new business team on pitches and proposals, and will join the agency leadership team to help guide the overall strategic direction of the agency. 

We’re looking for a VP of Strategy & Insights to work under the direction of our Chief Creative Officer and bring a level of expertise and experience that will help Noble continue shaping and evolving leading-edge strategic creative digital performance solutions. Our rallying cry is “Let’s Be Better Every Day,” and we want to find a team member and leader who embraces this wholeheartedly.

Additionally, Noble Studios’ core principles include leading with good intent, making meaningful connections, showing ownership and being empowering. Anyone who joins our team should be passionate about these company principles. They are invaluable to our team. Additional qualities that ensure success at Noble Studios are intellectual curiosity, the ability to be both strategic and tactical, a passion for solving problems, pride and ownership of your craft, flexibility and aptitude for change, strong analytical skills and innovative thinking, the ability to be objective and the ability to communicate and work well with others, accountability, product and project ownership, proactiveness.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Brand Strategy 
    • Overall, work in collaboration with the Chief Creative Officer to develop distinct brand strategies for clients.
    • Lead client discoveries to gather internal, customer and competitive information.
    • Create and lead client brand workshops.
    • Deploy client questionnaires and conduct interviews.
    • Perform secondary customer and competitor research.
    • Lead primary research with support of research partners.
    • Synthesize and present discovery information and insights.
    • Lead the creation of brand platform development.
    • Help guide brand hierarchy and naming exercises.
    • Help develop brand identity and creative briefs.
    • Support creative team with continued input and consulting during development.
    • Manage and grow our Brand Strategy subcontractor and vendor relationships.
  • Integrated Marketing Strategy
    • Work with the Client Services team to help clients create integrated marketing plans and strategies.
    • Lead client discoveries to gather internal, customer and competitive information.
    • Perform secondary customer and competitor research.
    • Lead primary research with support of research partners.
    • Work with Noble’s various departments to collaborate on and create integrated marketing strategies.
    • Work with Noble’s various departments to lead customer journey mapping exercises.
    • Work with Noble’s various departments to lead messaging matrixes development.
  • Noble Studios New Business Initiatives
    • Create compelling strategies in collaboration with the Noble New Business Team  when pitching brand and integrated marketing strategy business.
  • Leadership Team
    • Join the Noble Studios Leadership Team to help guide and strengthen the overarching strategy of the agency.
    • Lead potential planning sessions.
    • Continue growing the Strategy & Insights service offerings and department team.

Requirements

  • Four-year degree or beyond.
  • At least 10 years of experience as a brand and marketing strategist in an agency, client-side or as a consultant.
  • Should be an excellent creative thinker and problem solver.
  • Demonstrated skill in gaining credibility with and respect of high-performing leaders within and outside the organization.
  • Experience on a management or leadership team.
  • Excellent leadership and mentoring skills.
  • Ability to synthesize data,  identify themes and develop customizable approaches to address customer and organizational needs.
  • Strong collaborative spirit but the ability to work independently.
  • Excellent verbal and written client communication skills and strong business acumen.
  • Ability to prepare well-structured, clear concise client-ready presentations and deliverables.
  • Ability to pass a company background check.

What’s in It for You

  • The opportunity to work on some of the most innovative Fortune 500 clients in the world.
  • Competitive benefits package.
  • Smart, fun, innovative co-workers to learn from.
  • The chance to work for a purpose-driven, industry-leading agency: Noble is one of Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 500 | 5000 Fastest Growing Companies with a room full of awards for our work, business acumen and culture.

Noble Studios embraces diversity and is committed to equal opportunity. Job applicants at Noble Studios are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information.