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Brand Strategist


Shopify is building something great and needs your help.

We’re on the hunt for a highly creative, insights-driven Brand Strategist who will help build the Shopify brand. We'd love to meet someone with a curious mind, and an insatiable interest in human behaviour, and perpetually interested in the “why”. This person ought also to have excellent creative communications chops and a collaborative spirit to help implement and execute our brand vision.

You'll need to have:

  • An obsession with “why”
  • "Full stack” planning experience, from brand strategy to connections planning, and everything in between
  • 7+ years of strategic planning experience with a proven track record of impactful, insightful brand strategy
  • A creative mind and an inquisitive spirit with an innate curiosity into human experience and popular trends Integrated communications planning experience across a range of executional channels including traditional, digital, and earned
  • Experience building and socializing brand best practices
  • Strong experience in quantitative and qualitative research methods
  • The ability to leverage strategic insights to inform design and experience
  • The ability to thrive on chaos and build planes while you fly them

You'll get to do things like:

  • Build the Shopify brand
  • Champion brand best practices and consistent brand expression across the organization
  • Serve as the strategic lead for specific product lines and audience
  • Support integrated marketing and communications, managing a broad range of stakeholders
  • Work across the organization on developing creative briefs, communications plans, and help steward those plans coming to life
  • Work with internal creative teams and external agencies to help these strategies come to life

Here’s how to apply:

If you’re interested in helping us shape the future of commerce, click the “Apply now" button to submit your application.

Experience comes in many forms, many skills are transferable, and passion goes a long way. If your experience is this close to what we’re looking for, consider applying. We know that diversity of thought makes for the best problem-solving and creative thinking, which is why we're dedicated to adding new perspectives to the team and encourage everyone to apply.

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Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!