Senior Strategic Analyst


SOCIALDEVIANT is looking for a Senior Strategic Analyst to join our ambitious, infinitely kind and limitlessly composed team of DEVIANTs in our West Loop Chicago Office.

At SOCIALDEVIANT, we’re obsessed with helping our clients grow their brands faster with bigger impact, by creating magnetic brands: passion brands that attract the right audiences. It requires collaboration among insights and data, strategy and creative. That’s why we look for talent who love to both think AND do.

We are looking for full-time DEVIANTs to help us build this incredible company and work with some of the world’s most fascinating brands. We offer incredible benefits, a fantastic work location and space, forward-thinking work philosophies and a chance to make a huge difference.

Are you a DEVIANT? Let’s find out.

Overall Role Description

The Senior Strategic Analyst is a strategist who has not only mastered the daily requirements and needs of complex data analysis and management, but can also drive overarching strategy work. This role is expected to operate effectively and efficiently with little to no direction on existing projects, as well as new business, and plays a significant role in thought leadership.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Lead Analytics across multiple client teams, not only driving metrics and results, but strategic integration and POVs across the account

  • Develop analytical frameworks that align business goals with metrics across multiple channels: social, digital, traditional

  • Ensure the final completion of comprehensive analytics approaches, including testing and end-to-end data gathering

  • Provide key input into the development of creative briefs, ensuring that our approach will target the right audiences and yield the right results

  • Drive audience segmentation / definition work with broader strategic team and appropriate third-party vendors, including primary and secondary research

  • Create performance-driven analytics reports that inform strategic and creative shifts

  • Be a strategic client partner, providing thought leadership, delivering strategic recommendations, and pushing their business forward

  • Keep current on social media trends, developments and opportunities on an ongoing basis, sharing knowledge and new ideas, as appropriate



  • A minimum of 5-7 years experience in an agency, delivering cross-channel analytics and strategic recommendations

  • Experience using a variety of analytics and social listening platforms, from Google Analytics to Netbase to Sprinklr and beyond

  • Ability to establish goals, create benchmarks, measure and report across omni-channel campaigns

  • Experience partnering with and presenting to senior client leadership, providing thoughtful strategic recommendations that are informed by data

  • Thorough understanding of applying analytical models and metrics to client and brand strategies

  • Interest and ability to create new processes/tools to more efficiently deliver for our clients

  • Ability to always be in “idea mode,” bringing progressive and creative concepts and insights to team brainstorms and projects

  • Excellent presentation, public speaking, interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Ability and willingness to be a strategic thinker and leader but at the same time a “doer” and idea generator

  • Above all, kindness, composure, and relentless curiosity



Here's how to apply.

This position is based in Chicago. Please email with your résumé / CV, and Senior Strategic Analyst 2018 in the subject line. In the body of your email, please let us know why you're interested in the role, and what makes you a good fit. Thank you for your interest and for helping us spread the word!