Strategist (m/f/d)

Berlin / Strategy

You are the one we miss!

  • We are looking for you, with an infectious passion for brand and communication strategy
  • You are passionate about strong, future-oriented brands and have a keen sense for good creation as well as for the current zeitgeist & relevant trends
  • You have experience in strategic brand management and positioning as well as in strategic communication planning from larger projects in an agency environment
  • You are one of the most important contacts for our clients
  • In close collaboration with your colleagues from strategy, you support the development of sophisticated creative briefs for our creative and design teams, promoting effective communication and inspiring brand appearances
  • You have strong verbal and written expression and creative writing skills
  • You are well versed in the planning and preparation of workshops and are proficient in the use of tools such as Keynote / PowerPoint, best for planning and miro
  • You have the ability to build trust in the team and with customers, make well thought-out decisions, stand up for them and present them in compelling presentations
  • You count analytical and unconventional thinking as well as an interest in people among your strengths and use them to identify relevant insights and make well-founded decisions
  • You have the ability to get to the heart of complex issues
  • You have a very good German and English skills

Our benefits for you!

  • Agency feel and mobile working: easily compatible through our hybrid working model and flexible working hours
  • Workout-life-balance: Cooperation with Urban Sports Club and leasing offer from JobRad
  • Profit sharing: As a permanent part of denkwerk, you will share in the profits
  • Continuing internal & external education opportunities: Service Design Workshops and individual trainings, financed by a continuing education budget
  • Company Pension Scheme - as a denkwerker you receive an employer subsidy of 20% for your company pension scheme
  • Free choice of devices: Whether Mac or Windows - you may also use our hardware privately
  • Support in all life situations: Counseling opportunities from pme Familienservice
  • denkfrei days: of our 31 vacation days, three days are free for everyone (Christmas Eve, New Year's Eve & Carnival Monday) to take a deep breath together
  • denkmate: that's what we call our experienced denkwerkers, who are there to help and advise you at the start of your new working day
  • Corporate benefits: all kinds of employee discounts
  • Snacks & Drinks: cool lemonades, beer, fresh coffee or even fruit and vegetables - there's something for everyone

Here's how to get started!

Can't wait to get started? Neither can we! We're looking for you to start immediately, but we're also flexible with your possible start date. 
Please also send us your CV and salary requirements.
P. S.: Classic cover letters are too normal for you? Surprise us with your creativity and introduce yourself and your motivations in your own way. We are curious!

What to expect in the application process

  • 1st interview: ~1 hour, mostly online with two participants from denkwerk
  • 2nd interview: ~1 hour, preferably on site with two denkwerk participants
  • In our interviews, both the professional and human denkwerk fit are highlighted
  • Should a case study or similar come your way, we will let you know in advance
  • After the two interviews, if the feedback is positive, a telephone offer conversation will follow
  • We aim for quick feedback loops: if you are still missing feedback, please contact us proactively!

Why denkwerk?

We are an owner-managed digital agency with headquarters in Cologne Ehrenfeld and additional locations in Berlin Kreuzberg, Hamburg and Munich. 250 motivated denkwerkers from 28 nations are waiting for you. We create unique digital products for various clients such as Congstar, DeepL, ESPRIT, Mainova, Microsoft, Motel One, STIEBEL ELTRON and STORCK. You will be part of the strategy team and will always be in close contact with your colleagues on projects, and this between all locations. As a Strategist, you will accompany exciting client projects around the topics of brand and communication strategy as well as business and transformation strategy. To round off your onboarding, you can expect regular feedback meetings. As a "Great Place to Work 2023" employer, your opinion is important to us, because we live an open feedback culture! We like to celebrate, especially our successes – look forward to celebrations of all kinds, such as our summer parties and Christmas parties.

Your contact persons

Janina Schulte-Kellinghaus, Marie Rybarczik & Rusin Hassan, Talent Acquisition Team

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