Full Job Description
Influential, an A.I. influencer technology and developer partner of IBM Watson, is looking for an experienced Creative Strategist to guide company-wide RFP responses, influencer partnerships, and production of creative campaigns for Fortune 500 brands. Based out of our Los Angeles office, the ideal candidate will weave client demands with insight driven creativity.
We offer competitive compensation, daily catered lunches, a comprehensive benefits package, and equity options for all employees. We also have an awesome collaborative work environment and a diverse team who rocks. Ready to join?
Here's what you'll be doing:
Creative Ideation: answering RFPs with big ideas that exemplify our proprietary data tools and your own creative prowess.
Creative Casting: sourcing influencers for campaigns we sell in and partnering with them to create engagement driving content.
Creative Direction: ensuring influencers and internal teams follow through on client approved creative to successful fruition.
Write compelling copy to be used in influencer campaigns.
Work with designers to create compositions that bring ideas to life with big-picture thinking in line with industry best practices.
Manage time effectively and work against tight deadlines.
Communicate creative concepts clearly into a thoughtful and detailed strategy across the execution, sales, design and research teams.
Bring industry knowledge and suggestions to continuously improve interdepartmental communication between creative, execution, sales, design and research teams.
Share your deep knowledge of all major social platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, and YouTube.
Here's what we'd like to see:
At least 4-6 years experience in marketing/advertising, creative services, or branded entertainment.
You stay up-to-date on the latest trends and innovations in the social realm.
Comfortable navigating the nuances of working with a diverse portfolio of clients including Automotive, TV/Film, Lifestyle, Fashion & Beauty, Gaming.
You're an insanely strong communicator with presentation skills that command attention.
You've got strong writing skills…because you’re going to write…a lot.
You have an eye for design/aesthetics.
You have a bias for action and don’t wait to better our team’s output.
You're comfortable creating organization and processes where none may already exist.
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience.
Startup experience strongly preferred.
PowerPoint & Google Slides Ninja.
Bonus points if:
Well-versed in Adobe Creative Suite applications and have Creative Cloud skills.
Have worked in advertising or marketing in a creative capacity
Influential is an A.I. influencer technology and developer partner of IBM Watson. Influential’s patent-pending app is on the hip pocket of more than 10,000 of the most highly engaged influencers on Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, and YouTube, reaching over 5 billion users. Brands and agencies are able to make a digital media buy on social via Influential’s in-demo impression guarantee, which mirrors traditional and digital media spends. Influential conducts all campaigns through a brand-safe gateway and provides robust reporting via 3rd party analytics partners. Influential and IBM Watson have co-created technologies that allow brands and agencies to identify psychographic data on influencers, as well as three first-to-market A.I. products. Influential runs campaigns for Fortune 100 companies including Coca-Cola Company, Nestlé, General Mills, Kia Motors, Fox TV, Sony Pictures and more. Influential has offices in Beverly Hills, New York City, and Las Vegas.