Strategic Planner

Location Dubai
Job type: Permanent
Salary: 15,000 - 18,000 AED
Contact name: Mylene Manalo

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Job ref: 32600
Published: about 1 month ago

We are looking for an experienced, dynamic, and result-driven Strategic Planner who is confident at shaping and supporting important strategic conversations and dialogues with the client and can operate from the strategic end of the journey, through into deployment in digital, social and content channels. From running or supporting in senior workshops, to building strategic approaches and frameworks for a senior audience.

They will also help push the vision of the studio and the client, to use content in more imaginative and compelling ways across the customer journey.

This hybrid role doesn't necessarily require deep specialisms in social, content, search, display – but should be well versed in how they work and comfortable joining the dots between them.

 The role will suit somebody with a hybrid experience across planning – such as social media management, digital, integrated, experience planning, or campaign planning experience who is looking to develop their own skills and experience whilst working with a team of digital and social specialists at a leading creative agency.


  • Shaping high-level digital first strategies across social, website content, digital advertising and video.

  • Creating and implementing content and campaign strategies.

  • Originating content plans from strategy to execution.

  • Working closely with the client servicing team to react and respond to comments, questions, and opportunities across the content studio.

  • Producing reports, reviews and best practice content and social toolkits.

  • Bring your passion for and knowledge of digital, social and content to support the wider team and agency with ideas, expertise and guidance.


  • Around 3+ years of working experience in the advertisement industry

  • Ability to select and shape & judge new and good ideas

  • Should be well versed in how social, content, search, display work and comfortable joining the dots between them. 

  • Experienced in planning - social media management, digital, integrated and campaign planning.

  • Well-versed in English and Arabic preferred 

  • Must have a working experience within an agency and a start-up environment.