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Think you might want to work for Saffron? Do you take a view on things? Are you articulate, even if your vocation is primarily visual? Are you visual, even if your vocation is primarily verbal? Have you gotten up to some pretty interesting things in your day? If that sounds like you, check out our jobs listings below or contact us at talent@saffron-consultants.com

  • 12 March 2018

    Programme Director

    The candidate
    We're looking for a Vienna-based Programme Director that will help us retain and grow some of our key client relationships in the DACH area.

    Responsibilities
    – Report to Chief Client Services Officer
    – Responsible for driving impactful relationships and delivery
    – Responsible for growing business opportunities with current and new clients
    – Responsible for managing large-scale clients with multiple workstreams
    – Able to navigate through client’s set-up, facilitating effective programme delivery
    – Able to see the big picture, plan ahead and prioritise strategically
    – Inputs or leads negotiations with clients and partners
    – Able to direct and coach PRMs/JPMs when appropriate
    – Enable fluid team communications, shared thinking and delivery
    – Proficient at scoping proposals for new and existing clients, including planning, timelines, costing, etc.
    – Responsible for delivery on time and budget
    – An active contributor to the development of programmes, providing sound judgement and constructive feedback to work developed by peers.
    – Commitment to excellent and rigorous programme management

    Requirements
    – 10+ years of experience in similar positions in the brand or communications industries.
    – Native German speaker
    – Advanced English level, both spoken and written
    – Proven experience in managing large scale programmes with multiple workstreams
    – Business acumen, commercial and negotiation skills.
    – Comfortable taking ownership and responsibility for delivery
    – Capable of effectively presenting to clients and new business
    – Strong organisational skills
    – Ability to work under high-pressure, on multiple workstreams and tight deadlines

    As a Saffronite, we'll expect you to:
    – Be curious, hungry to learn
    – Be open, agile and flexible in mindset and delivery
    – Have a balance of IQ and EQ
    – Have a problem-solving attitude
    – Be able to embrace responsibility and ownership
    – Provoke constructive debate and conversations aimed at getting better results
    – Work as a team player, fostering the ONE Culture

    Apply
    Please e-mail your resume and covering letter to Luz Erhardt (luz@saffron-consultants.com) with subject line: Programme Director – Vienna.

  • 26th February 2018

    Senior Brand Strategist

    The candidate
    We are on the lookout for a Senior Brand Strategist – to reinforce our global Strategy Team in Madrid. Saffron is an independent consultancy that partners with its clients defining compelling brand strategies, designing powerful brand experiences and innovative brand-led products and services. Our model is unique in that we operate as one team, one business across all our locations, mixing talent and thinking to provide relevant solutions to our clients.

    Main responsibilities 
    – Lead all phases of work in a branding project through research, analysis and rationalisation of content, conceptualisation, development, etc
    – Responsible for the direction setting, conceptual development and actual delivery of the brand strategy
    – Manage 3-4 mid-sized projects autonomously
    – Support and supervise other strategists in their delivery by providing guidance and focus
    – Primary point of contact for the client strategy wise. Manage client expectations and act accordingly
    – Engage and hold trusted relationships with other functions; including Design, Project Management, New Business and Finance
    – Responsible of delivering work on brief, time and budget
    – Contribute to the creative and collaborative environment of the office

    Requirements
    – 7-8 years of experience in similar positions in the brand, communications, research, innovation or business consultancy industries
    – Proven experience in brand disciplines: naming, positioning, brand architecture, experience, etc
    – Proven experience taking ownership and responsibility of mid-sized projects
    – Leads and supports strategic teams
    – Client and result oriented
    – Has commercial understanding and awareness and develops new business alongside the New Business team
    – Ability to work under high-pressure, on multiple work streams and tight deadlines
    – Management skills
    – Advanced English level, both spoken and written (additional languages a plus)

    As a Saffronite, we'll expect you to:
    – Be curious, hungry to learn
    – Be open, agile and flexible in mindset and delivery
    – Have a balance of IQ and EQ
    – Have a problem-solving attitude
    – Be able to embrace responsibility and ownership
    – Provoke constructive debate and conversations aimed at getting better results
    – Work as a team player, fostering the ONE Culture

    Apply
    Please e-mail your resume and cover letter to Elena García de Alcaraz (elena.alcaraz@saffron-consultants.com) with subject line: Senior Brand Strategist – MAD.

  • 26th February 2018

    Brand Strategist

    The candidate
    We are on the lookout for a Brand Strategist – to reinforce our global Strategy Team in London. Saffron is an independent consultancy that partners with its clients defining compelling brand strategies, designing powerful brand experiences and innovative brand-led products and services. Our model is unique in that we operate as one team, one business across all our locations, mixing talent and thinking to provide relevant solutions to our clients.

    Main responsibilities 
    – Contribute to all phases of work in a branding project through research, analysis and rationalisation, conceptualisation, content development, etc
    – Deep dive and understand different industries and business models
    – Analyse challenging situations and propose conceptual solutions – great capacity of synthesis and rationalisation
    – Capable to present his thinking in a creative manner
    – Build and deliver presentations to the client
    – Manage 1-2 mid-sized projects autonomously
    – Work alongside the Design, Programme Management and New Business teams. Enable communications and shared thinking
    – Responsible of delivering work on brief, time and budget

    Requirements
    – 4-5 years of experience in similar positions in the brand, communications, research, innovation or management consultancy industries
    – Proven experience in several brand disciplines: naming, positioning, brand architecture, experience, etc
    – Comfortable taking ownership and responsibility for delivery
    – Capable of effectively liaising with / presenting to clients
    – Native English speaker or very advanced level, both spoken and written (additional languages a plus)

    As a Saffronite, we'll expect you to:
    – Be curious, hungry to learn
    – Be open, agile and flexible in mindset and delivery
    – Have a balance of IQ and EQ
    – Have a problem-solving attitude
    – Be able to embrace responsibility and ownership
    – Provoke constructive debate and conversations aimed at getting better results
    – Work as a team player, fostering the ONE Culture

    Apply
    Please e-mail your resume and cover letter to Elena García de Alcaraz (elena.alcaraz@saffron-consultants.com) with subject line: Brand Strategist – LDN.

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