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Manager, Brand Marketing / Brand Strategy

Company: Known
Location: New York
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

is a modern marketing company engineered for the unprecedented challenges and opportunities facing marketers today. Known pairs PhD data scientists with award-winning creatives, expert research teams and strategists. -
Known is anchored by two decades of groundbreaking market research and data science capabilities, which uniquely empower our marketing strategy and acclaimed creative groups, who produce some of the most innovative, cutting-edge creative work in culture. The result? Marketing that is predisposed to succeed and be persistently optimized, directly impacting clients' bottom lines. -
Our clients span the leading brands in finance, technology, media, CPG, real estate and many other categories. - -
Known has around 500 employees in 6 US cities including Seattle, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Austin, Boston and New York. Our teams have won multiple Emmys, Clios, Effies, Cannes Lions Awards and ProMax Agency of the Year three times.
Our benefits and perks are generous and include company-paid health, dental and vision insurance, 401k with company match and no vesting, unlimited PTO, vacation perk, charity perk, 100% paid parental leave for both primary and secondary caretakers, and more. -
About the role:
We are looking for a mid-senior level brand strategist who is an exceptional listener and an even better storyteller - with the ability to translate the toughest client challenges into a simple and elegant strategic approach that resonates with clients and internal teams alike. -
The right candidate should be able to organize and distill vast amounts of information in order to find truth in the noise.
As a Manager you must be patient, collaborative, and able to work independently when needed. -
This position is preferably located in either NYC or LA.
You are excited about and capable of:

  • Analyzing of data, cultural intelligence, audience insight, and industry knowledge to tell a clear and inspirational story
  • Packaging insights into a very simple, clear, and digestible download for account and creative teams
  • Articulating a clear, convincing train of thought that leads to a powerful strategic idea -
  • Knowing a great idea when you see one, or to help articulate a great idea when it's not quite there yet -
  • Developing and continually improving current products & deliverables such as:

    • Positioning and brand north star -
    • Brand and product architecture -

      • Creative briefs
      • Brand equities and messaging

        • Learning Agendas
        • Campaign optimization

          • Brand strategy:
          • Creative strategy:
          • Performance marketing:

            • Helping to build and grow relationships with clients, ensuring they remain connected to our process, progress and deliverables.
            • Joining business development presentations with new clients and helping us to prepare for those meetings.
            • Supporting and taking ownership of internal efforts to scope and cost new work (including describing that work in SOWs).
            • Working well with other functions within the company including researchers, data scientists, media buyers/planners, creatives and others.
            • In partnership with our media team, helping to brief research/data and creative teams with what they need to help inform a coherent/inspired solution for our clients.


              • At least 6 years' experience in a marketing role, with at least three years in an advertising or marketing agency
              • A passion for understanding our partner's needs and becoming their trusted advisor
              • Comfort presenting to and briefing internal teams and clients at various levels
              • Ability to balance various projects at once
              • Deep empathy for consumers, our partners and our teammates
              • A desire to change the way things have been done in marketing and brand strategy
              • Excitement to partner with data scientists, insights and creatives across our offices
              • Highly motivated and self-motivated with a history of high integrity
              • Strong interpersonal and written skills


Keywords: Known, New York , Manager, Brand Marketing / Brand Strategy, Executive , New York, New York

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