Marcher Markholt
Senior Strategist

Anthill Agency

If you want to know more about the job
you can contact:

Klaus Markholt-Hansen
klaus@marchermarkholt.com

Senior Strategist

On behalf of Anthill, we are looking for a confident and digital savvy Senior Strategist with highly evolved strategic thinking, who will be a key driver of strategic-related development and execution for existing and new clients, along with taking active part in the development of Anthill’s strategy, market position and promotion.

About Anthill 
Anthill is a digital communications agency specialized in the healthcare industry and a global provider of integrated digital business communications and digital marketing solutions for global life science clients. The company has 20 years of experience in digital execution and the teams are comprised of individuals with a total of 18 nationalities who are experts in digital and communication strategy, connecting multichannel communications, patient engagement applications, rep sales tools, and conference activation.

From their offices in Denmark and Germany and with experience in more than 30 therapeutic areas and in working at all stages of a product’s lifecycle, Anthill serves worldwide customers such as Bayer, Beiersdorf, Leo Pharma, Grünenthal, Unilever, Biogen, Roche, and Novo Nordisk. They believe that relevant effective communication can be as valuable as the product itself, and their mission is to support and challenge their partners in their digital transformation by designing and deploying scalable, sustainable solutions that close the gap between strategy and execution, ideas and implementation, digital and technology.

During the years, Anthill has grown as a company and is fast-growing in volume, seniority of their customers and in product sophistication. They constantly develop their offering as a direct reflection of observed customer needs, they observe. At this moment, the company is on an interesting journey, continuously striving to enable companies to 'perform while transforming' delivering on the business imperatives of today while preparing to meet the customer expectations of tomorrow.

The position
The position is a unique opportunity to be a key driver of high-quality strategy projects with a strong focus on modern marketing transformation, digital strategic planning and multi-channel customer engagement. Key responsibility areas will be within Strategy Delivery, Product Innovation, Management Support and Commercial Engagement – with a core focus on Strategy delivery.

In close collaboration with the Strategy Solution and the Commercial team, you will embrace complex problems and apply clear thinking towards strong decisions. Hence, you will be a major contributor to the strategy deliveries for Anthill’s key clients within the healthcare & pharma industry and be leading large strategy projects, incl. developing, presenting and executing strategic elements on a broad range of cross-functional projects.

You will report directly to the VP strategy Solutions with whom you will be an active contributor of the unfolding and implementation of Anthill’s modern marketing and human factor methodology, along with being involved in new business and promotional activities of the agency.

Your key responsibilities include:

  • Lead strategy projects within modern marketing transformation, digital brand strategies, customer understanding, and segmentation, digital customer- and communication journeys, strategies, data- and insight management, and digital ecosystems
  • Act as senior strategic advisor to clients on both a brand- and management level
  • Be a key driver in developing Anthill’s strategic services within modern marketing services, human factor understanding and influencestrategic services capturing client opportunities and move from insights to innovation of new services
  • Support the management in the internal implementation of modern marketing and optimisation of working processes across business units
  • Collaborate with the commercial team to optimize existing client co-operations and projects
  • Contribute to new business opportunities by identifying opportunities for new strategic projects at existing clients
  • Participating at early stages in client discussions with identification and specification of strategic challenges, objectives and processes

The position is located at Anthill’s headquarters in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Your profile
You act and think like a leader and senior team member and possess the ability to inspire trust and generate excitement, along with enthusiasm and commitment within your team. Hence, you are able to contribute to an openminded and hardworking culture while working together with different teams and personalities.

You come with a proven track record in digital strategy development within the healthcare industry, especially in complex digital transformation and communications projects, have minimum 5-7 years of work experience from a similar role and possess a strong understanding of digital solutions. Ideally, you have a combined experience from agency and the healthcare/pharma industry and always strive to find the optimal solutions for both clients and customers whilst respecting the dilemmas and problems, they might face.

As you will be part of an international team, it is essential that you grasp the English language to perfection, verbally as well as written, and naturally communicate, present and negotiate with both clients and colleagues.

Personally, you are authoritative and efficient and have the ability to lead and collaborate with others – also when tough and challenging conversations are needed. Yet, you are empathetic and accommodating, and you have an inspiring commercial and customer-focused sensibility that is attuned to delivering value to clients and value to the business.

With strategic flair, an organized and structured approach to problem-solving, you are able to create compelling solutions, communicate across the agency and take initiative and responsibility. This with power, drive and commitment make you a high-performing Senior Strategist that thrives in a fast-paced environment in constant development.

Interested?
If you want to know more about the job, please contact Klaus Markholt-Hansen by e-mail: klaus@marchermarkholt.com