Senior Experience Strategist

Strategy & Insights Detroit, Michigan


Position at VMLY&R

At VMLY&R, we create connected brands. We resist the usual ways of seeing, doing and thinking — harnessing creativity, technology and culture — to reimagine the entire connected consumer experience. Our goal? To create work that becomes part of people’s lives, to drive value for our clients and, in the best of cases, to impact the world.

At VMLY&R we’re reframing traditional planning for a more connected age. We have assembled a talented and diverse team of experts and are looking for a Senior Planner who will be an active part of this growing global group.

Do you:

  • Have a knack for noticing all the little idiosyncrasies of people around you?
  • Love learning and have an insatiable curiosity?
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If the answer is ”yes,” then you might be our next Senior Planner. Read on.

We’re looking for someone who will:

  • Be the lightning rod between Research and Planning
  • Work with Planning Leadership on strategies and briefs
  • Advocate for people, actual people, for our creatives and clients
  • Master a number of secondary research tools to pull quick data for internal teams
  • Get out of the office to observer shopping experiences and audience journeys
  • Work across a variety of brands
  • Influence and inform our creative teams

As part of the WPP Group, VMLY&R offers one of the best overall compensation packages in the business.

You’re right for this job if:

  • You’re infinitely interested in understanding people
  • You’re a natural-born storyteller
  • You seem to notice all the little things about people that others might miss
  • You’ve got 3-5 years’ experience in an insights or planning role
  • You’ve got experience with consumer goods and/or retail strategies

VMLY&R is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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