Updated: November 13, 2019
Location: Santa Monica, CA, United States
Job ID: 6608
At GSW, our philosophy is “Speak People” where we are committed to changing the conversation about healthcare by humanizing health communications.
To this end, we are seeking a VP, Brand Strategy to join our team – a gifted storyteller with a passion for crafting insightful and compelling narratives about our clients’ brands and products in ways that engage audiences on a human and empathetic level.
Your role will be to elevate the agency’s insight into the lived experience of illness today, from the perspective of all key audiences – including physicians, patients and caregivers as applicable – and ensure they are at the forefront throughout the strategic and creative development process.
You will work seamlessly with account, medical and creative teams to build, enable and advocate strategic ideas that lead to effective creative campaigns that help drive powerful change.
This is a highly visible, high volume role that requires an entrepreneurial spirit to seek out opportunities on your assigned accounts, as well as client-facing expertise to maintain the agency’s relationship as a trusted client partner.
ResponsibilitiesProactively works as a core team member together with account, medical and creative colleagues to become a valued strategic partner both internally and externally
Leads the account team in developing compelling, single-minded strategies and briefs that inspire great creative
Candidates should have a minimum of 8-10 years of strategic planning experience at a creative agency