Junior Creative Strategist - HSE

Creative Atlanta, Georgia


Position at The Havas Group

About Havas Sports & Entertainment USA

Havas Sports & Entertainment (HSE) is an international network of dedicated experts in sports, music, and entertainment positioned at the core of the Havas Group across its 46 Villages around the world. In the USA, HSE is the result of merging the award-winning talents of experiential unit ignition and content group Cake – bringing together a combined client list including The Coca-Cola Company, Harley-Davidson, LVMH, TracFone, Delta and Under Armour. 

The team is deployed in New York City, Atlanta, Boston and Chicago, and provides integrated services that connect consumers with brands through their passions. As Havas’ Passion Point marketing experts, HSE builds meaningful brands by augmenting consumer passions through thoughtful, insight lead strategies that fuel authentic partnerships, amplified by imaginative experiences and engaging content.

As part of the Havas Village, Havas Sports & Entertainment has the ability to leverage and partner with sibling agencies to offer capabilities across a variety of marketing functions, including advertising, mobile and digital, bringing our clients the very best in practice.

We are seeking a Creative Strategist to join our team in Atlanta.
You’re the ideal candidate if…
 You can concept meaningful brand experiences and events
 You understand environments and interactives, both physical and digital
 You understand how to capitalize on brand partnerships and develop ideas to activate them
 You are a multi-faceted creative who can think across all media and understands how to optimize media content
 You are a storyteller. You have a voice. You can craft copy into manifestos that can sell your big ideas.
You will work closely alongside Creative Directors, Art Directors and Designers across a wide range of client projects. You will partner with our strategy team to develop ideas from insights and research. You will collaborate with our Client Service and Production teams to deliver creative solutions for our clients.
 Collaborate with art directors, designers and production team to concept, develop and execute creative activations across experiential, print, digital, social, and video from concept through to final production
 Ability to write as a storyteller—building a concise and compelling narrative around creative strategies and ideas
 Ability to leverage consumer trends to be used as a catalyst for creative ideation
 Develop creative concepts and presentation materials for business development projects
 Play a primary role in both internal and client presentations
 Lead and participate in team brainstorms and other ideation sessions
 Work on several projects at once, sometimes under pressure, and often under tight deadlines
 Proven ability to translate creative strategies into meaningful, memorable and measurable ideas
 Understand the role of a creative brief, how work should flow from it, and how to develop ideas against it
 Compelling storyteller with excellent presentation skills
 Detail oriented self-starter with solid organizational skills
 Ability to prioritize, manage and efficiently complete multiple projects
 Open to change and highly adaptable to shifting needs and deadlines
 Excellent verbal and written communication skills
 Strong Macintosh, Keynote and Microsoft Office proficiency (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
 Bachelor's degree required and/or related work experience
 1-3 years of experience required