Global Creative Strategy Partner (maternity cover)

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At Hearst UK, there’s always more to the story. Join us as our Global Creative Strategy Partner to start the next chapter in your career.

We’re the UK’s leading premium publisher, and the people behind iconic media brands such as Cosmopolitan, Esquire, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar and Country Living. We’ve created a working environment that encourages everyone to pull together. We never stop looking for brave new ideas. We’ll always try to develop and improve, we trust each other to do our best, and we have fun as we build on our heritage to make history.

The Creative team at Hearst has a renewed purpose and creativity and innovation are at the core of everything we do. The Creative Strategy org will be responsible for high value media partnerships, mutually beneficial brand to brand partnerships and offer ideation support to all areas of the business as and when needed. The CSP (Global) is one of two senior leads of the Creative team driving global creative media partnerships and global brand to brand partnerships – ensuring creative thinking is at the heart of everything we do.


In this role you will be expected to produce best in class creative responses to high value global media briefs and understand the significance of opportunity on both consumer and commercial revenue streams. You will work with editorial on select brand to brand partnerships that benefit both Hearst and client brands whilst driving innovation, consumer and commercial revenue through creative responses to briefs for your dedicated vertical client industries. You will be a trusted creative resource for client direct and global agency sales teams and are expected to pitch ideas direct to clients in tandem with Client Partner teams.


We are looking for individuals who will challenge the status quo – break down barriers and push the boundaries creatively. This is a pivotal role in furthering the creative capability of Hearst Globally.

You will have extensive creative media experience and expertise with an excellent understanding of global nuances when producing a creative response to brief. You are an expert in creating a narrative that resonates with multiple markets whilst being a creative leader – someone who can deliver fresh ideas that drive cut through in a cluttered market.

You will have a strong understanding of how to execute cross platform solutions across multiple markets and have an expert understanding of digital solutions. Ability to build compelling creative solution proposals answering briefs based on insight and brilliant ideas.


At Hearst UK, you can choose from a huge range of perks and benefits that can help you learn well, work well and live well including:

• 25 days’ holiday (with the option to buy up to 5 additional holiday days)

• Hybrid working – Three days per week in the office

• Discounted gym membership

• Healthcare cash plan

• Spend a charity day with your favourite good cause

• Life assurance and pension scheme

• Regular socials and more!

There’s more to your story than you imagine. And the next chapter begins right here.

Hearst UK is deeply committed to using our influential brands to reflect the world we want to live in – one that respects, protects, represents and uplifts the voices and opinions of all people. As a business, we recognise the significant benefits of creativity, collaboration and innovation that comes with diverse teams. Not only is diversifying the voices in our organization the right thing to do, but it also helps us to make powerful and exciting content that can be enjoyed by many more people. This is why we’re working to build a sense of true belonging within our business and foster a culture in which everyone feels heard.

How to apply

Job ID #1560103299