WHO WE ARE:
co:collective is a creative & strategic transformation partner for bold businesses. We are considered one of the world's leading brand strategy & innovation consultancies. We're led by our deep belief that today's most successful organizations have an underlying purpose, one that is so central to their identity it influences everything they do, from capital investment to social media. For them, purpose becomes business strategy & storytelling becomes StoryDoing.
At co: we design brands, experiences, & content for firms that transform who they are, how they act, & how they show up in the world, with the explicit goal of creating more StoryDoers.
Working alongside our Strategy team, you'll have front-row access into our strategic development process, the activation of disruptive business & innovation concepts, & rigorous action recommendations, all aimed at helping our client's embrace new Stories & embark on iconic Doing.
WHO YOU ARE:
An equal part creative & strategic thinker, with a keen interest in culture, technology & people. A fun, genuinely open-minded collaborator who wants to apply their previous work experience & MBA education into a nontraditional venture in the branding/innovation space.
You are someone who is equally analytical & imaginative, with a passion for creativity & invention. You have the ambition of combining your professional experience & education with a desire for making capitalism kinder & the world better.
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
Drive research to inform strategic recommendations: To get to great insights, we start with rigorous research. As a Strategist, you will work on studying & understanding markets, brands, culture, human behavior, among many other relevant themes, to drive strategic recommendations.
Contribute & learn from a multidisciplinary team: At co:collective you will be part of a diverse team (Client Engagement, Creative, Strategy, Technology) of Story & Doing mavens to develop strategies & creative solutions through collaboration.
Support client interaction: We believe in working together with our clients to devise awesome solutions. As a Strategist, you will participate in meetings, interview presentations, & co:llaboratory work sessions with clients.
Participate in business development: You will help identify, target, & develop opportunities that could lead to new project assignments for co:collective. Key activities will include research, sourcing, & co:ordination of strategy presentations.
WHAT YOU'VE DONE:
Are currently enrolled in a competitive MBA program and/or pursuing an advanced degree in a personal passion field (we don't look for a specific degree but do look for individuals who have a clear interest in innovation, design, brands, & solving meaty problems).
Demonstrated leadership capacity, collaboration skills, & tenacity: we value an entrepreneurial spirit & willingness to roll up your sleeves to get the job done.
Learned to synthesize large quantities of data (both qual & quant) to highlight actionable insights & resulting recommendations.
Worked under tight deadlines in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment.
Refined your communication skills (both oral & written).