About me

Dear creative agency,




Hope my letter finds you well.



I have been engaging with the tech world since 2014, from San Francisco to London and Hong Kong. Been working with diverse technologies and witness many trends. I have a broad experience from finance to fashion and tech and I believe that my experience will come handy for your agency.



I have painted bellow what I can do for you: a role description for a technology strategist:



The role:

Agency is looking for a Technology Strategist to join its growing team of experts focused on identifying and building relationships with the hottest startups from around the world. With a deep understanding of the latest technologies and their relevance to today's brands, you will work directly with the company's strategy team to establish the best solutions for our clients x, y, z industries. In this role, you will also manage Agency's Technology Business Development program. This is an exciting opportunity to help shape an innovation consultancy transforming how brands, corporations, etc. intersect with technology.

Responsibilities:

Research best in class startups via online and offline resources - including by attending events worldwide - to source new relationships and help further build our internal database

Manage a global ecosystem of scouts to keep Agency constantly abreast of localized startups and emerging tech in key markets

Build the tech strategy for clients in the x, y z space - spanning projects as varied as internet of things, e-commerce, authentication, customer data, connected retail, immersive experiences and beyond

Work with the client servicing team to manage all technology pilot programs and integrations against client deliverables

Identify and onboard startup prospects for Agency Technology Business Development program

What we seek in you:

You're a self-starter with an established network of contacts within technology and a hunger to grow that on a global basis

You're up to speed with the latest tech trends and hottest startups of today, and can clearly explain and differentiate between key competitor solutions under a number of categories relevant to the industry

You have a solid base level understanding of the technical detail of startups and the confidence to manage all pilot programs and integration projects accordingly

You have strong communication skills with both an energetic approach to networking and experience presenting to clients

You have experience working within technology or close to technology in a related role

You're motivated by the idea of working in a forward thinking and adaptable environment, with both the willingness to get stuck into big challenges and the agility to quickly switch to the next project 



Thank you very much, looking forward to hearing from you, 



Daniel


Skills

B2B, Business Development, Business Management, Community Manager, International, Product Development, Research & Development, Technology Strategist

Sector Experience

accelerators, Artificial Intelligence, fundraising, hackathons, incubators, Information Technology, robotics, software development, tech startups

Ranking
Achievements
Contract
Perm
Location
London
Skill Level
Senior
Creativepool member since 12 September 2018