Senior Digital Strategist Job, Woodstock, Cape Town

Remuneration: cost to business
Location: Woodstock, Cape Town
Level of education: Diploma
Job level: Senior
Employment Policy: Employment equity position
Type: Permanent
Reference: #SnrDigStrat
Company: king james

job description

Are you a “plug and play” creative yet analytical thinker? Do you think in images and then translate those “image ideas” into campaigns that will exceed customer expectations? If this is you, then we want you! King James – Member of Accenture Song, is currently looking for a Senior Digital Strategist to join their amazing team (soon!)

Responsibilities (included but not limited to):

Brand stewardship and business partnership

  • Build client relationships at a higher level, consistently provide strategic advice that adds value to the client’s business
  • Partner with our customers to build strong and successful brands in the respective category
  • Demonstrate a clear and thorough understanding of the client’s business and drive advertising that effectively meets their business objectives
  • Help identify digital strategy and creative opportunities across the Group

Creative Excellence

  • Actively work with creative teams to provide a deeper understanding of the brief at hand to successfully deliver outstanding creative and digital work
  • Provide inspiration from ideas and thoughts that will result in insights that accelerate creative and digital success with clients
  • Manage information sharing across clients and disciplines to help identify creative opportunities more easily
  • Help sell creative work and ensure quality of work
  • Keep abreast of advertising and digital trends within industry best practices


  • Driving digital thought leadership within the Group
  • Contribute to a happy, focused and motivated Strategy department
  • Support and collaborate with customer service on a daily basis
  • Help build integrated relationships across the Group

Requirements / Experience / Skill:

  • Relevant higher degree in Marketing / Communication
  • Minimum 5 years of professional experience as a digital strategist in a digital agency or an advertising agency
  • Proficiency in MS Office (i.e. Word/Excel/PowerPoint etc.)
  • TTL and digital experience is essential (good knowledge of digital)
  • Excellent command of the English language (both written and spoken)
  • Strong research skills (ability to interpret all results)
  • Strong time management skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Ability to multi-task (able to work on multiple campaigns at once)

Personal qualities

  • Team player with the ability to work independently
  • Ability to work collaboratively with team members and gracefully accept feedback and advice
  • Ability to remain calm in a fast paced environment
  • Innate curiosity and openness to new ideas and new ways of working (and technologies)
  • Resilient
  • Confident
  • Confident
  • Reliable
  • Accountable
  • Other:
    • Comfortable to work on site (King James desk)
    • Comfortable for working on liquor brands

Interested? Please send a concise CV to az.oc.semajgnik@jksreerac. Only selected candidates will be contacted. If you do not hear from us within one week of submitting your application, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Posted on August 17 15:13, Closing date August 31


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