Associate Director of Strategy and Insights
We Are Thinkers That Do!
Delivering innovative solutions to our clients requires the best people. At WD, architects, engineers, designers, and strategists work together to impact national and global brands - we create opportunities to improve revenue and profits for our multi-unit food and retail clients. We know that the best people will be drawn to the opportunity to define the future of retail. Our company is built on those beliefs. The two parts of our mission, innovative solutions and exceptional talent are paramount to our company’s growth and brand promise.
With talented associates worldwide, WD is licensed in all 50 states and Canada. We provide an environment where associates gain experience, train and mentor with the best, and build a successful career! With a philosophy of Real People, we leave our egos behind and focus on collaboration, innovation and open communication at all levels. This allows us to deliver on our commitment to our clients’ success. We currently have an opening for an Associate Director of Strategy and Insights.
In this role, you are responsible for leading the integrated insights and strategic planning efforts to offer a strong analytical foundation for our client work. Acting as a voice for the consumer or audience, you will inform and inspire the creative process, working across multiple functional areas. You will deliver strategic recommendations for clients' business and build strong brands through innovating the customer experience.
- Bachelors Degree in Communications, Marketing, Graphic Design or a related field, or equivalent knowledge gained from education and/or work experience
- MBA is preferred
- Industry experience with progressive levels of responsibility
- Experience managing client projects, working in cross-functional team environments, and coaching and mentoring others
- Ability to command an audience and clearly articulate a point of view
What matters to our associates matters to us and benefits and professional growth are at the top of the list. We provide a comprehensive benefits package that encourages our associates to live healthy lifestyles, reach financial goals and cope with the challenges of life at work and at home. WD supports and encourages work/life balance. We like to work hard and have fun. You might find us at a company sponsored BBQ, at an impromptu studio gathering, teamed up on the golf course, or hanging out at the ping pong tables.
Check us out on www.wdpartners.com and on our Facebook page. You will find an opportunity to collaborate with smart, down-to-earth people who innovate with national and global brands and grow every day!