Current Openings

We’re based in sunny Miami. So, if you’re into beautiful beaches, cool people and being a part of great work, send us your resume and/or portfolio link to jobs@lacomunidad.com. Can’t wait to hear from you and don’t forget your sunscreen.

We have offices in Buenos Aires, Argentina as well.  So if you are into the Tango, beef, a great nightlife and a creative work culture, send us your resume and/or portfolio link to jobs_ba@lacomunidad.com.

Planning Director

We are hiring a: Planning Director 

Three things you should know about us:

  • the community believes in the power of connecting people and ideas.
  • our culture is one of innovation and collaboration.
  • we hold ourselves to high creative standards and we know that what makes us great is our people.

 

Responsibilities:

Oversee strategic direction on major agency accounts, reporting directly to the executive director of planning.

Develop strategic approaches for our multicultural, cross-cultural and General Market clients.

Represent the perspective of real people (also called consumers) in our internal and client processes.

Collaborate with all the smart people in the agency to craft creative briefs and provide clear persuasive strategies to creative teams.

Recommend and implement research that will aid in the consumer insight gathering and strategic process.

Turn learnings into insights.

Monitor and interpret cultural and social trends relevant to the client’s business.

Participate in new business development. (that’s pitching. You should love pitching)

Be a leader in our thinking both within our own walls and with our clients. This is not a job for wallflowers or people waiting for instructions. We require initiative. And we like being challenged. You will make us all better.

 

Requirements:

Innate curiosity and an aptitude for learning about marketing, brands, advertising, communications, culture, people, etc.
Be a great writer
Be a great presenter
Passion for great creative thinking.
Bachelor’s degree. But maybe not in marketing, advertising, or business.
We’d love to hear from cultural anthropologists, sociologists, even psychologists.
8+ year’s experience in brand planning at a creative agency, on creative brands.
Experience with cross-cultural consumers and multicultural consumers, by which we mean Hispanic, African American, Asian American and LGBT.
Proven quantitative and qualitative research experience (tracking studies, focus groups, in-depth interviews, ethnographic research–any type of interviewing skills)