Air Recruitment

Innovation Director

New York City, New York (US)
Up to $150k DOE plus benefits
08 Apr 2019
06 May 2019
Marketing Disciplines
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side

Innovation Director (Innovation), New York City – Up to $150k DOE plus benefits

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 Innovation Director with to help them lead the charge in their NYC office.

This Innovation Director would join an agency working in four key areas: innovation strategy, experience design, foresight/trends and business transformation.

The role of Innovation Director sits within the agency’s consultancy team reporting to the CEO. This Innovation 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 travel & leisure) 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 Innovation Director role.

The personal attributes we’re looking for in this Innovation Director include:

  • Outstanding presentation and report writing skills
  • Minimum of 7 years 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

This agency are small, but growing. They’re HQ is in London, but they have significant interests in mainland Europe and the US.

If you think you’re the Innovation Director that we’re looking for then please get in touch quoting job reference SS427h.

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