Insight & Strategy Developer at Advance


About the job

We are looking for an Insight & Strategy Developer (Planner) to work across the agency’s port­folio of international and Danish clients. You’ll be working at the intersection between brand, channel and creative strategy, ensuring that communication platforms and campaign initiatives are always rooted in proven brand and consumer insights. 

Working with our Client Service Directors and Senior Insight & Strategy Developers, you’ll be responsible for delivering strategic solutions to our clients, relying on your research and understanding of clients’ businesses, brands and competitive positions, as well as users’ attitudes and behaviour.


About you

Strategic thinking and an analytical mindset are the most important skills in this role. You are able to simplify complex problems into relevant and inspiring insights and pass on your thinking through inspiring creative briefs. 

You have min. 3 years experience after your Masters degree from a business school or university within the marketing/communication field and have managed to put your theoretical experience into practice with great results. You master your methods and tools and are a capable strategic thinker, but you’re also driven by good instincts regarding what influences human behaviour and consumption.

Ideally, you’re working in a junior planner/consultant role today in a creative agency or media agency and are eager to take the next step in your career to gain greater responsibilities and work more independently.

In your current role, you have had the chance to work with both business-­ to-business and consumer brands, conduct qualitative and quantitative research and put together presentations in both Danish and English. 

As a person, you are:

  • Curious and analytical and keep digging for knowledge that can fuel problem solving, always seeking to understand why there’s a need for communication, why a problem exists, how consumers are behaving, why brands lose relevance, etc.

  • Capable of bringing facts to life and conveying your findings clearly to stimulate the ideation process with our creative department

  • An enthusiastic team player who thrives between business understanding and creative ideation

  • Proactive and highly productive – both in your work with clients and in your own development

  • Confident writing and presenting in Danish and in English 


Get in touch

Please email us an application containing your CV, relevant references and 10 lines explaining why you think you’re the person we’re looking for. Email your application to with “Insights & Strategy Developer” in the subject line. Interviews will take place during December, so please send your application before the end of November. We aim to sign the new employee to get started by January 1st, 2019.


About Advance

Advance is one of Denmark’s largest and most successful independent creative agencies. Founded in 1976 and proudly headquartered in Copenhagen, our perspective is distinctly global thanks to a healthy mix of international and Danish clients. Today, more than half of our work is produced for international audiences. To get a better feel for who we are and what we do, visit