Senior Brand Strategist

Toronto, Canada
Marketing & Communications
Shopify is building something great and needs your help.

We’re on the hunt for a highly creative, insights-driven Senior Brand Strategist who will help us bring the magic of Shopify to life through unique, engaging, and consistent Partner Brand communications. This person will help ensure the Shopify Brand is consistent and evocative through all Partner touch points: from IRL events to social posts and everything in between.  We'd love to meet a seasoned Brand Strategist who can turn data into insights and insights into magic. This person ought also to have excellent creative communication chops and a collaborative spirit. They should be a Swiss army knife of Brand; able to express our Brand purpose through any and every Partner touchpoint.

You'll need to have:

    • An obsession with “why”
    • 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, shared 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
    • Exceptional stakeholder relationship skills
    • The ability to thrive on chaos and build planes while you fly them

You'll get to do things like:

    • Bring our Brand to life within all Partner touch points
    • Collaborate with a broad group of stakeholders to create a consistent, evocative Partner Brand experience
    • Work with our Marketing Insights team to develop a distinctive Partner Brand
    • Work with our Product teams to develop a sustainable Partner Brand architecture
    • Champion brand best practices and consistent brand expression across the Shopify ecosystem
    • Work with internal creative teams and external agencies to help these strategies come to life