Head of Strategy - Innovation & Ideas Agency - Netherlands


Ever wanted to work in the Netherlands? Are you a Strategist with 10+ years' experience who would like to work in the heart of the global creative capital? Then we urge you to read on …….

Our client is based in the heart of the global creative capital, within the Netherlands, and is the most enthusiastic supporter of ideas forward.

The Head of Strategy will be a member of the company management team and will manage the department across brand and digital. You must be a proven winner of new business pitches, and will lead strategies and services that cement lasting client relationships, with an enthusiastic, open and collaborative nature and who works well under pressure. You must have experience in FMCG, sport, tech, fashion, youth and the beverage sectors. Your daily duties will include:

  • Works closely with creatives
  • Trusted to work well one-on-one with clients to steer and grow long term relationships
  • Supporter other people's ideas, especially clients, creatives
  • Driven by having a positive impact on the world through business and brands.
  • Nurture, empower and grow the Strategy team
  • Build strong close relationship with ECDs and creative department
  • Develop, simplified and streamlined strategic ways of working
  • Develop relevant strategic products that drive profitable revenue
  • Deliver agency strategy awards and recognition
  • Arrange and run workshops

Is it you?

The Head of Strategy must have 10+ years experience, or equivalent maturity and executive-level experience. The ideal candidate must be a razor sharp modern creative strategist and cultural protagonist who has award winning credentials and a strong reputation for what they do; an empowering manager who is proven to grow efficient a department of team players with your diverse skills. Other skills they are looking for are a Head of Strategy who:

  • Keeps it simple and cuts through the stuff which doesn't matter
  • Business savvy.
  • Self starter, accountable and ambitious leader
  • Experience with running a department or team
  • Global brands and multi-regional experience.
  • Brand strategy and positioning, brand and product architecture
  • Previous branding, advertising, digital, activation, content agency experience
  • Innovation and upstream business strategy

Salary: 120K Euro to 140K Euro plus benefits & 1st month accommodation, moving allowance and VISA if required

To be instantly considered for this role please click apply and send Ali your CV, and he can then get in touch should your skills and experience be are what our client is looking for. Ali is happy to have a confidential chat with you if you would prefer - / mob. 07984 171873

Although we try to respond to all applications, unfortunately due to the high number we receive we are unable to respond to all of those who are unsuccessful.

We offer up to £250 in cash, vouchers, or a donation to Walking With The Wounded for any referrals who pass their probationary period, so if you know of anyone who might be interested please forward the link to them

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Job Title:
Head of Strategy - Innovation & Ideas Agency - Netherlands
Contract type:
Planning & Strategy
€120000.00 - €140000.00 per annum + benefits and more
Contact name:
Ali Wallace
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