Director of Strategy

lg2 is currently looking for a Director of Strategy. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing strategic leadership on the agency’s high-potential accounts and for mobilizing the different teams involved in the execution of projects.

At lg2, strategy is about ideas and experiences. These ideas shape culture, strengthen relationships between organizations and citizens, and deliver tangible results. And they do this through stories, content, identities, spaces and technology. To be part of our Strategy team is to be guided by inspirational leadership that strikes a perfect balance between business and people.

Do you define yourself as someone who is fun to be around, creative, inspired, thorough and passionate about people and great ideas? Let’s meet!

2022-04-22

Full-time

lg2

https://lg2.com/en/

4051, rue Molson (Bureau 100)

Montréal

QC

H1Y 3L1

CA

Director of Strategy

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Office
Montréal
Status
Full-time

lg2 is currently looking for a Director of Strategy. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing strategic leadership on the agency’s high-potential accounts and for mobilizing the different teams involved in the execution of projects.

At lg2, strategy is about ideas and experiences. These ideas shape culture, strengthen relationships between organizations and citizens, and deliver tangible results. And they do this through stories, content, identities, spaces and technology. To be part of our Strategy team is to be guided by inspirational leadership that strikes a perfect balance between business and people.

Do you define yourself as someone who is fun to be around, creative, inspired, thorough and passionate about people and great ideas? Let’s meet!

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Working closely with the agency’s senior managers, you will develop the vision of the lg2 strategic community. You will contribute to innovating the strategic practice by deepening and developing new approaches and expertise. You will collaborate in the development and optimization of our processes and tools.

You will oversee the hiring and development of strategic talent in your team as well as coach and inspire multi-expertise teams. You have a strong educational bent which makes it easy for you to mobilize your colleagues, including the junior talent under your wing, to push the product further each day. When it comes to the quality and performance of your team’s strategic product, the buck stops with you.

Your empathy and strong listening skills make you a positive, influential leader within the organization and among clients.

Ideally, you are someone who:

  • Has a minimum of 8 years of experience in marketing strategy
  • Is bilingual (English and French, both written and spoken)
  • Has experience in 360° communication campaigns and annual marketing planning
  • Masters channel strategy (channel planning)
  • Possesses excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Is intellectually flexible
  • Is innovative and knows how to challenge
  • Has experience in retail and/or food (bonus points)
In the past year, we have been working to ensure that our culture is more inclusive. lg2 is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, ability, sexual orientation or gender identity.
We will make necessary accommodations to applicants with disabilities during the recruitment process.