Digital Director to a creative powerhouse in Zurich

Are you a digitally savvy communications person who is ready to take a new exciting step in your career? Wirz XLAB have a cool opening that might be just for you!  

The agency

Wirz is an acknowledged and autonomous communication group in Switzerland and a partner to BBDO Worldwide network. With 150 employees they are one of the largest agencies in Zurich and service well-known Swiss brands like Migros, Swisscom, and Suva - both above and below the line. XLAB is the task force within digital at Wirz with the heart in user experience and digital innovation.

The brief

You are a talented professional with a deep understanding of communication & brand building, a solid knowledge of digital marketing & the latest techniques -  and finally, you have a big passion for people.

In this role, you will manage a team as well as clients and will act as a point of contact within the agency in digital matters. Your background could be within media, mobile, data, advertising, consultancy... - as long as it´s digital. The importance is that you are able to convert your experience and knowledge into ideas, projects, and campaigns that can fit within a creative agency in this time and age.

You have worked in an agency prior to this and you love the fast-paced culture that exists here, constant multi-tasking and the never-ending to-do lists. You enjoy collaborating across different functions, disciplines, and teams to ensure brand consistency and longterm client growth.  

You have outstanding organisational skills and a proven ability to lead people and teams as a large part of your role will be to supervise, lead and guide XLAB team members in their projects and tasks.

You have strong communication skills, both written and verbal. It´s a must with a native German and a fluent level in English. The role is based in Zurich and you will report to the Head of Wirz XLAB.  

Application in English please :) And yes, do it now. HERE!

Pernilla Ivarsson