London
Full-time, Permanent

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Creative Strategist

Fnatic has a vision to shape and set the standards for how brands engage in the new world of entertainment. As a Creative Strategist at Fnatic, you’ll play a critical role in bringing to life commercial opportunities for brands who want to leverage Fnatic’s expertise in gaming/esports to engage youth audiences. You’ll be one step ahead of anticipating the needs of prospective partners, ensuring Fnatic presents solutions that align with their strategic goals and have the ability to over-deliver on their expectations.

Your mission is to:

  • Develop concepts, strategies and pitch decks showcasing creative solutions for assigned brands in Fnatic’s Partnerships pipeline
  • Create a library of off-the-shelf brand collateral and activation concepts for a range of brand categories
  • Participate in intake/ideation sessions to understand the motivations and expectations of brands in partnering with Fnatic
  • Support review of Fnatic’s commercial inventory and advise on how it can be optimally positioned to generate new business
  • Collate case studies of previous Fnatic activations/partnerships for use in brand collateral and award submissions
  • Build deep understanding of gaming/esports, and ensure Fnatic’s commercial offering is considered a sector leader
  • Support collation of market insights for use across the Commercial function
  • Work closely with Partner Marketing and Success colleagues to ensure concepts are feasible and align with Fnatic’s own brand goals
  • Provide clear briefs for asset and concept development to internal teams when required
  • Lead on ad-hoc Commercial projects as defined by your manager

We're looking for:

  • Client-facing experience articulating creative concepts that support overarching brand strategies
  • Portfolio of successful brand collaborations
  • Deep understanding of established and emerging marketing channels, and how to leverage them
  • A strong story-teller through data
  • Innovative thinking and desire to disrupt
  • Excellent visual presentation skills with an eye for detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication in English, other languages desirable

Company benefits

Private medical insurance (Vitality)
Cycle to Work Scheme
Eyecare vouchers
Self-development book requests for the Fnatic Library
30% Fnatic shop discount
Regular lunch clubs and other social activities
Hybrid onsite/distributed working policy
Employee Assistance Programme (Health Assured)