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Brand Strategy Lead, Shopify Media

Toronto

Shopify is building something great and needs your help.

We’re on the hunt for a highly creative, insights-driven Brand Strategy Lead who will help guide the ongoing content efforts of Shopify Media. Shopify Media aims to be the source and destination of premium storytelling pertaining to entrepreneurship across all formats and platforms, including social, publishing, podcast, and short- and long-form video.

We'd love to meet a seasoned Brand Strategist who can turn data into insights and insights into content magic. This person ought also to have excellent creative communications chops and a collaborative spirit to help bring our brand to life across a variety of emerging content platforms. 

You'll need to have:

  • An obsession with “why”
  • 8+ years of strategic planning experience with a proven track record of impactful, insightful brand strategy
  • A deep connection to cultural trends and human behaviour
  • Integrated communications and brand planning experience across a range of executional channels with a focus on earned and owned
  • Proven builder of a hive mind; building and socializing brand best practices
  • Strong experience in quantitative and qualitative research methods
  • Proven ability to leverage strategic insights to create groundbreaking content
  • The ability to thrive on chaos and build planes while you fly them

You'll get to do things like:

  • Serve as the strategic lead on Shopify Media
  • Be the steward of the brand from conception to execution in mediums such as podcasts, documentary films, and episodic series
  • Champion brand best practices and consistent brand expression across the Shopify media mix
  • Support integrated marketing and communications, managing a broad range of stakeholders
  • 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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