Group Head –– Digital, Creative, Strategy (DXT)
WE Communications is one of the largest communications and integrated marketing agencies in the world. We’re independent, all about our people — both our clients and our employees — and we believe in the power of communications to move audiences to positive action. Our campaigns boost adoption, build reputation, and drive real business results.
The Group Head – Digital, Creative & Strategy is responsible for providing agency leadership and managing the agency’s largest specialist departments consisting of Digital, Strategy and Planning, and the Creative Studio teams. The position will lead a large and talented group of digital marketers, comms and brand strategists, paid specialists, content creators, art directors and designers, and client service superstars. The Group Head will lead a dynamic and passionate team to develop effective client campaigns, as well as lead initiatives to grow the integrated marketing and communications (DXT) business.
The Group Head is a key role within WE APAC, sits on the Executive Management Team (EMT) and reports directly to the Managing Director. The role has responsibility for building existing client relationships and driving new business acquisition and revenue. The successful applicant will responsible for shaping localized strategy and for contributing to global thought leadership, as well as developing local market IP, products and services.
This is a rare opportunity to shape the next chapter of WE success story, and further evolve the DXT team capabilities to continue to be industry leading. It’s also a chance to lead the agency’s biggest client relationship and have a strategic role in delivering regional brand and creative campaigns for one of the world’s most exciting brands.
The ideal candidate is an experienced team leader and hands-on digital marketing expert who thrives in an environment where relationships, passion, creativity, and curiosity are sought and valued. You’ll be highly commercial as well creative. Importantly, this person should have meaningful experience developing and counseling clients on creative and digital strategy, experienced in playing a lead role in major pitches, and being able to translate what’s next into what’s now.
Equal Opportunity: WE provides equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate against an employee or applicant because of age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, or other legally protected class status.
Diversity and Inclusion: WE values a diverse and inclusive workforce and is committed to creating a workplace where everyone thrives. We promote an atmosphere in which diversity of people and ideas are welcomed and valued. Diversity includes differences in race, religion, gender identity or expression, age, lifestyle, ethnic background and sexual orientation as well as differences in experiences and ideas.