Associate Director (Innovation), Central London – Up to £120k plus 30% bonus
This innovation agency really get people. By looking at issues of growth through multiple lenses, they anticipate what consumers cannot articulate or have not yet imagined. They harness this thinking into powerful, step change ideas that delight consumers and sideline competitors. They need an Associate Director with to help them lead the charge in their London office.
This Associate Director would join an agency working in four key areas: innovation strategy, experience design, foresight/trends and business transformation
The role of Associate Director sits within the agency’s consultancy team reporting to the CEO. This Associate Director will be responsible for helping to deliver integrated consulting projects. Such projects combine multiple skillsets, therefore outstanding aptitude to learn and mix crossed leadership skills are required.
Experience in B2B and B2C markets is essential (especially technology) and a deep understanding of triangulating multiple, seemingly disparate insights, in order to identify robustly evidenced growth opportunities for clients is a fundamental characteristic of this Associate Director role.
The personal attributes we’re looking for in this Associate Director include:
- Tech / product innovation experience
- experience in innovation consulting
- Leadership ability
- Significant experience working in a cross-functional team and working on international projects
- Ability to operate under pressure and see tasks through
- Articulate complex problems/ solutions in a clear, concise way