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Los Angeles, CA, Minneapolis, MN,, or fully remote
United States

Posted on March 29, 2022


Zambezi is looking for a Strategy Director

Job Description

Zambezi is an award-winning, full-service communications agency that believes in the power of extraordinary ideas. We are a creative agency at heart. Our work is our craft, and everyone plays a role. We love constant collaboration, peculiar passions, cultural connection, and that maker mentality. We live and breathe diversity, being the largest female-owned agency in the US.

Zambezi is looking for a Strategy Director to join our team. This person will be a key lead and thought partner to both clients and creative teams. It involves turning your curiosity about a clients’ business problems into imaginative strategic solutions. If you’re a smart, kind, and opinionated go-getter that appreciates autonomy, then we’d love to hear from you.


  • Design research studies that drive learning plans and objectives
  • Present actionable data-led insights around brand, audience, culture and category
  • Translate client briefs into an compelling creative starting points
  • Help with new business pitches
  • Inspire and partner with creative teams to get to fresh, breakthrough ideas
  • Manage and mentor strategists, helping nurture their growth and development
  • Collaborate on thought leadership pieces that bring added value for agency and clients


  • 7+ years of strategy experience, ideally at a creatively-driven agency
  • Experience with market research
  • Social media fluency
  • Passion and interest in sports is a plus
  • Self starter, go-getter, ability to work with a high level of independence
  • Natural collaborator with great communication skills

The role has the option of either being based in LA or Minneapolis (hybrid office presence), or being fully remote.