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Associate Director - Day One Agency

Los Angeles, CA

Digital Strategy

Day One is looking for Associate Director, Digital Strategy to join our team in LA. The team is rapidly growing, so you should be comfortable (and flourish) in a deeply dynamic environment. We are looking for a confident and collaborative person who is comfortable managing a team of strategists, designers and creatives to deliver effective, award winning social media and integrated campaigns. 


The Associate Director is a key collaborator - both internally and with clients. They will take the lead on a number of large household name consumer accounts, driving the research insights to make strategic recommendations. They will also be responsible for the delivery of work on time and budget, at the highest standard. We're looking for someone who is passionate about creativity as much as data and insights. They should be fueled by good ideas. They’re relationship-driven and results-focused. 


Our company culture is at the core of everything we do. It defines our vibe. It’s what makes every day, Day One. We offer a highly collaborative environment where smart and passionate people come together to solve some of creative communications challenges. It’s no secret; we work hard — but only on the things we love. From the day this agency was created, we vowed to only work on projects that fire us up. And that’s not changing any day soon. We emphasize and value our relationships– after all, we’re powered by them. Our colleagues, clients, and partners are the most important part of our business. 


This position is full time and only available in Los Angeles.



The Associate Director is responsible for day-to-day leadership, planning and strategic recommendations across on a number of social accounts. They will also provide hands-on support with the successful delivery of creative work. The right candidate will be fluent in the digital and social story formats of today, and curious for the ones to come tomorrow. They will have an understanding of paid programming in social, a track record for creating digital first campaigns, and an appreciation for solving challenges big and small.


  • Provide oversight on digital strategy 
  • Partner closely with production, communications and creative leads 
  • Understand complex business challenges and bring a positive attitude towards solving them- Stretch our team’s and our clients’ approach to creative executions 
  • Bring fresh thinking and collaborative spirit to team when developing work 
  • Build and nurture a team of creative and strategic minds


Skills & Experience


  • 5-8 years of experience 
  • Ability to take consumer insights and turn them into integrated strategies 
  • Background leading digital campaigns and executing award-winning campaigns 
  • Energetic and collaborative with a great work ethic 
  • Thrive in a diverse environment and contribute to the overall culture of Day One 
  • Multi-task and prioritize workload with quick turnarounds 
  • First-hand experience taking projects from concept to execution 
  • Excellent problem-solving skills 
  • Ability to present concepts and to work closely with clients, applying creative solutions to strategic business problems 
  • Ability to iterate and evolve strategy with constructive feedback
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of all social platforms (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook ,Pinterest) including native analytics (Facebook Insights, Twitter Analytics etc.)
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to follow through


Major Bonus If You


  • Have worked in an agency
  • Are proficient in any 3rd party measurement tools


Compensation + Benefits

We value all of our employees and are happy to provide comprehensive benefits to help support them holistically in the best way we can. We offer all our employees:


  • Health Care (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Paid Time Off and Company Paid Holidays
  • Summer Fridays
  • Annual Technology Stipend
  • 401K Retirement Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Company Credit Card 
  • Uber Business Account 
  • New Business Referral Bonus 
  • Employee Referral Bonus
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