Role: Data Strategist
Start date: ASAP
What we’re looking for:
Waste are looking for an experienced digital data strategist to join their strategy team. We need someone with a strong understanding of social and web metrics to work with world-class brands on everything from audience & market insight, content strategy, goal & KPI setting to measurement, reporting & optimisation.
Waste is experiencing phenomenal growth, so the successful applicant will need to be able to hit the ground running and help set new standards. We’ll offer on the job training and access to world class courses, but this is not a role (or agency) laden with endless processes or hand-holding.
The role will include:
Pulling organic & paid social data from native channel analytics & social dashboards
Setting up automated data collection to reduce manual work
Assisting in the creation of social, content & campaign strategies
Setting campaign KPIs, establishing benchmarks, targets & forecasts for organic & paid performance
Writing weekly, monthly, quarterly & annual reports full of insight & smart recommendations
Assisting in new business pitches
Using an array of data sources to unearth insights about audiences & markets
Traversing a wide array of client data sources to find connections & unearth insights
Working with the SEO Manager to link search & social metrics & trends
Helping drive increasingly effective creative with data-driven insights
Training team members on all things data
Your experience should include:
Native channel analytics (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest, Tik Tok, Snapchat)
Experience with social listening & publishing tools (e.g. Brandwatch, Crimson Hexagon, Sysomos, Meltwater, Pulsar, Khoros, Sprinkr, Sprout Social)
Web analytics experience (e.g. Google Analytics, Omniture)
Setting up dashboards that deliver rich insight & are easy to use
Data visualisation that simplifies the complex
Clear & concise writing style (Powerpoint, Keynote, Google Slides etc.)
Paid social, CRM or UX experience a bonus
In return, you’ll get:
To work on big brands in a fast-paced, exciting and ever-growing agency
The opportunity to develop your skills in a fun, supportive environment
The chance to level up quickly without bureaucracy
Opportunities for the training & tools you need to do great work
To work alongside extremely passionate digital natives, producing world-class work
Breakfast every day and early-finish August Fridays
Mellow massages, fabulous fruit and friendly Friday beers
Christmas and summer parties you'll want to post about
Waste is an independent digital creative agency founded in 2006 on the principle of cutting out unnecessary agency fluff in favour of urgency, expertise and a no-fuss attitude. We call this approach ‘Maximum Digital. Minimum Nonsense.’
With offices in London and Los Angeles, we employ 70+ specialists covering Strategy, Creative, Social & Web Content, Advertising, Digital Experiential, DOOH, UX and SEO.
As leaders in game marketing, our client list includes Supercell, Nintendo, Sega, Warner Brothers, Turnerand Ubisoft. We also provide digital leadership for energy giant Centrica, covering British Gas, Hive, Dynoand Direct Energy. Other clients include intu– the largest shopping centre brand in the UK, Grosvenor, the largest casino brand in the UK, and Mecca, the nation’s biggest bingo brand.
Our approach has seen us win more than 60 awards, including the coveted Chair’s Award at this year’s Drum Content Awards. We’re renowned for brewing our own craft beer, the Waste Pale Ale (WPA), a firm favourite with clients and partners. We also support the UK based gaming charity, SpecialEffect.