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Nurun: Strategic Planner


This is a Full-time position in Saint-Constant, QC posted July 9, 2021.

Company DescriptionWho we areNurun crafts useful digital experiences that elevate brands and transform businesses.

From creating products and services to data science and human research, we take the best of agility and apply a hybrid approach to adapt to the needs of our clients.

Even after delivery, our involvement does not stop.

We push the limits of technology to evolve and optimize our products and their performance.Job DescriptionDo you like collaborating and leading research projects, experience design, product strategy, and supporting organizations in their evolution?Are you naturally curious and always have an additional question to explore a subject further?Do you show empathy and put people at the centre of your thinking?Are you ready to take the plunge into a strategic practice that’s anchored in design thinking and resolving problems of all sizes for clients?Our offerNurun is looking for a strategic planner with analytical and synthesis skills, as well as creativity.

Their role in the Strategy and Business Design team will be to lead various planning and strategic design projects, ranging from digital products and services to business and organizational issues.

They’ll play a key role in our Discovery and Definition phases, and must be able to support organizations and experts in an iterative and continuous manner.The strategic planner should be proactive, capable of navigating through ambiguity, and not accept the status quo.

Their mandate will be to understand the reality of people affected by the solutions and products Nurun develops in order to define (in collaboration with various experts) visions and plans that will inspire, unite, and mobilize the team and organizations.Your day-to-day involvesLeading strategic design projects (digital products and services, business and organizational design) – from grasping the need to establishing a clear and promising plan; Listening, questioning, understanding, analyzing, and reformulating clients’ business issues; Defining and leading research approaches that will provide the necessary insights for various mandates; Understanding the needs, expectations, and frustrations of consumers through direct or indirect observation of their behaviours; Affirming visions, defining concepts and tactics that combine user experience, design, and technology, as well as supporting all of this with a business-oriented discourse; Effectively collaborating with members of the strategy and business design team as well as other agency experts: UX/UI designers, artistic directors, product owners, business analysts, technologists, etc.Preparing and animating ideation sessions and collaborating with diverse expertise, consumers, and clients; Being up-to-date on technological and business trends/innovations and observing initiatives from competitors to identify opportunities that will allow our clients to stand out; Showcasing Nurun’s influence on the North American market via activities like conferences, training sessions, or opinion pieces.

QualificationsConditions for successA master’s or university diploma in marketing, publicity, business administration, computer science, or the equivalent; Minimum of fiveyears of relevant experience; Highly skilled in digital marketing strategies, on a theoretical and practical level; Strong interestand experience in the tools and approaches of human-centered design; Proven skills in consumer research; Great storytelling skills; Impeccable verbal and written communication skills, in both French and English.Additional InformationWhy choose us?Large-scale digital projects for major clients around the world; A wide range ofsocial benefits from day one; An Agile (hybrid) methodology supported by Jira and Confluence; Code reviews, pairing tests, CI/CD pipelines; Option to work 100% of the time from home and access to collaborative office spaces; Flexible hours that truly allow a work-life balance; A personalized development plan supported by our continuing education platforms; Enriching collaboration with our passionate and talented experts.