Post Jobs

Deloitte Heat Associate Strategy Director - NYC in New York, New York

Heat Associate Strategy Director - NYC

Heat is a full-service creative agency that believes in the power of surprise to build brands, solve problems, and kindly take over the world. Headquartered in San Francisco and with an office in New York, Heat brings to life traditional, digital and social content for a wide array of brands. at We are an internationally recognized award-winning agency, garnering over 40 awards in 2016 and nine Cannes Lions to our credit. In 2016, Heat was named the Effie s Most Effective Independent Agency in North America and is one of the only advertising agencies to be named Best Places to Work in San Francisco. We prioritize creative thinking and take pride in what we do. We re growing, and seeking an Associate Strategy Director in the New York office.

What you ll do

The Associate Strategy Director at Heat NY works directly with creative teams and the account management group and is expected to be a leader in brand, digital and comms strategy. They will perform day-to-day strategic planning on a variety of accounts, and will report into the Head of Strategy in NYC. We re looking for someone who can find powerful, creatively fertile ideas and tell strong stories to connect them to our client s business and creative work.

In your role, you will:

Act as a brand strategy lead, ensuring that deliverables are relevant to business goals and target insights

Participate in insightful, meaningful real-time dialogue with clients to ensure they see you as a trusted resource on their business

Write creative briefs

Develop consumer journeys and communications plans

Build digital strategies based on brand and communications plans

Execute quantitative and qualitative research (i.e. Simmons runs, digital ethnographies, web intercept and customer journey studies, quant studies, etc.)

Assist the strategy department on new business pitches

Be curious and empathetic think about things outside of our clients and projects and bring new perspective to our work; understand and frame human behavior in new and inspiring ways

The team

At Heat, we develop traditional, digital and social content for a wide array of consumer and B2B brands at the leading edge of today s client marketing challenges. You ll work with kind, smart, hardworking people (if we do say so ourselves) who care about the work we create. Learn more about Heat at .


5 years experience in strategic roles

Have led two of the following for clients in the past: brand, digital or comms strategy

A love of data-driven insights

Have worked closely with creative teams, as part of an agency strategist in the past

Must be Mac proficient and well versed in Office Suite and Keynote

Ability to travel up to 20%


Bachelor s degree or higher preferred

Dynamic communicator who can win over sharp colleagues

Self-starter with a willingness to roll up sleeves for work responsibilities

Remain confident and resilient when challenged

Appreciate a good story, but are also hungry for the data and research that goes into making it compelling

How you ll grow

At Heat, we focus on helping people at every level of their career identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level to senior leadership, we believe there s always room to grow. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills, and work alongside industry-leading talent on a daily basis. Our Heaters have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career.

About Heat s relationship with Deloitte

We ve recently joined forces with Deloitte to offer our award-winning creative services to allow brands to realize their ambitions at a larger scale.


At Heat, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and our partnership with Deloitte offers employees a broad range of benefits. We ll see you at the benefits meeting. Learn more about what working at Heat can mean for you. at

Heat s culture

Heat s culture stems directly from our philosophy. And if you enjoy philosophy, you can read ours here. at If you re more of a math and sciences person and think philosophy is nothing more than a class you avoided in college, that s fine too.

Heat in the community

Heat s purpose is to make an impact. This purpose defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our people and our communities. We believe that we have the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities.



Category: Management Consulting

About Deloitte

As used in this document, Deloitte means Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. Please see for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.