Senior Creative Strategist

Snap Inc., Chicago, IL

Creators of Snapchat, Spectacles, Bitmoji, and Zenly

Snap Inc. is a camera company. We believe that reinventing the camera represents our greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate. Our products empower people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together.

Snapchat is the camera used by millions of people every day to Snap with family, watch Stories from friends, see events from around the world, and explore expertly curated content from top publishers. In short, we are a passionate team working hard to build the best platform in the world for communication and storytelling.

We’re looking for a Senior Creative Strategist to join Team Snapchat! Working from our Chicago, IL office, you’ll become a key player in driving the creative ambition of the business. As a Senior Creative Strategist, the successful candidate will be a creative catalyst with the ability to unlock revenue through ideas. Day-to-day, you will work with the Snapchat Sales team, key brand partners, and their agencies to create and implement best-in-class creative advertising campaigns on Snapchat.

What you’ll do:

  • Develop ideas, strategies, initiatives, and associated presentation materials to address those goals through creative advertising solutions on Snapchat
  • Communicate and build strong relationships with senior partners across clients and agencies to understand their business goals
  • Influence and inspire clients and agencies through presentations and pitches
  • Discuss and provide feedback on design aspects of campaign creative
  • Work closely with the Sales team to develop and implement long-term brand strategy against business objectives
  • Build strong relationships with account executives, sales leads, and managers
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to help drive new scalable client solutions

 Minimum qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in english, marketing, communications, business management, or related area of study
  • 7+ years of experience in creative strategy or a related field

 Preferred qualifications:

  • Understanding of mobile marketing and how to build strategies for social platforms
  • Track record of developing outstanding creative applied in digital and offline mediums
  • Excellent presentation and communications skills
  • Ability to command a room and succinctly articulate thought-leading advertising solutions
  • Proven track record for managing multiple projects while maintaining strict attention to details
  • 1+ years of experience managing and leading a team
  • Experience working in Google suite of products (Google Slides, Sheets, Docs, etc.), Adobe suite, and Keynote

At Snap, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together will enable us to create innovative products that improve the way people live and communicate. Snap is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please don’t be shy and contact us at [email protected].

About Snap Inc.

Snap Inc. is a camera company. We believe that reinventing the camera represents our greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate. So far, we've created two products: Snapchat and Spectacles! 

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