Strategist

Evoke Micromass

Cary, North Carolina

Who we are:

Evoke is a global brand, experience, and communications agency platform, purpose-built to make health more human. We’re a dynamic global healthcare platform of comprised of practice areas and specialty agencies – adaptive, agile and designed around our clients. We provide frictionless access to a uniquely comprehensive offering and one of the industry’s deepest and most dynamic collections of talent. We use data-driven insights, creativity, and applied innovation to solve the most complex of problems in our marketplace. Our digital-first perspective means we can unlock the potential of today and shape tomorrow. 

About Evoke MicroMass:

We are a full-service agency with over 25 years of history supporting pharmaceutical and life science clients in optimizing patient outcomes through behavioral science. At Evoke MicroMass, we see behavior broadly— including what patients or providers think, feel, and do. We apply a unique combination of behavior-change strategies, compelling creative, and digital innovation to marketing that address the behavioral barriers that often get in the way of an optimal experience.

About the Role:

We are looking for a self-starter with a strong interest in advertising, marketing, and consulting who is eager to take on wide-ranging responsibilities. Bring a unique blend of creative thinking, strategic and analytical skills. This is a great role for someone who wants to be exposed to all the types of strategy while also bringing a collaborative and consultative mindset to the team.

Responsibilities:

  • Managing the day-to-day project engagement

  • Developing breakthrough brand strategies and positioning

  • Participating in interviews and work sessions

  • Taking ownership of developing client deliverables and presentations with a strong visual aesthetic and strategic rigor

  • Participating in client and external interviews and client presentations

  • Analyzing brand behaviors and industry trends

  • Conducting competitor analyses

  • Taking an active role in communicating with clients

  • Developing strategic recommendations

  • Presenting key sections of the findings to clients

  • Helping with business development

  • Understanding the client business and what makes it tick

  • Forge relationships with members of the internal team across disciplines

  • Anticipate client needs and help inform development of new approaches, ideas and services

Requirements:

  • 3 – 7 years of experience in a professional services company, marketing organization, brand consultancy or creative agency

  • Brand savvy-ness; understand the fundamentals of modern marketing and building strong brands in today's world

  • Strong writing skills

  • Able to draw critical human and cultural insights from data and observation

  • Able to translate strategy and strategic thinking to creative marketing actions

  • Strong business acumen and critical thinking skills

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Ability to take initiative and to work independently and within a team

  • Resourceful problem-solving skills

  • A quick learner with a strong sense of curiosity

  • Excellent organization and time management skills with the ability to multi-task, especially in high pressure situations

  • Strong work ethic with superior attention to detail

  • Passion for advertising and being part of a team to make word class work

  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly in Excel and PowerPoint, and Keynote

Why Evoke MicroMass?

As a fast-growing agency in a highly competitive market, hiring the right talent makes all the difference. At Evoke MicroMass we understand that changing lives takes time, commitment and talent. We value collaboration and diversity of thought, and we rely on the power of behavioral science fueled by our imaginations. At our core we believe that changing the lives for our clients and our community is possible.

Our Core Values:

  • No one is here by mistake.

  • Curiosity is the cure for stagnation.

  • Good ideas can be great when we challenge each other to go further.

  • You can be bold because behavioral science has your back.

  • Patients are waiting – we can’t.

  • Smart people, strong family, shared purpose.

EEO

Evoke is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Individuals seeking employment at Evoke are considered without regards to age, ancestry, color, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), mental or physical disability, national origin, protected family care or medical leave status, race, religion (including beliefs and practices or the absence thereof), sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. Further, pursuant to applicable local ordinances, Evoke will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. Evoke is an equal opportunity employer M/F/V/D. We appreciate your interest in our company, however; only qualified candidates will be considered.