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Associate – Brand Protection

As a global leader in brand consulting and growth strategies, Vivaldi unlocks innovation and growth opportunities for brands and businesses in a digitally connected world. 

We’re a fast-paced, intellectually challenging, growing team of strategists, creatives, writers, designers, artists, media professionals, innovation architects, product designers, and engineers—focused on fundamentally changing the brand and business world one client at a time. We’re digitally-driven, culturally connected, and impact-oriented. Our friends call us smart, strategic, creative, nerdy, and nice — and we’re excited to meet YOU. 

As a Brand Protection Associate at Vivaldi, you can help support clients in their efforts to protect the value of their brands. Choose a career at Vivaldi and enjoy an innovative, entrepreneurial environment where challenging and interesting work is part of daily life. 

Job Description: 

  • Work closely with our CEO and brand protection manager to support brand protection client engagements, and the building of the brand protection capability at Vivaldi in general 
  • Provide research and analytical support on marketing, branding, and industry-specific analyses (e.g. market sizing, competitive analysis, ethnographic research & analyses, brand valuation analysis, best practices, and benchmarking)  
  • Analyze research into relevant results and strategic recommendations, which can then be clearly communicated & transformed, through excellent written & verbal communication skills, into presentable client deliverables 
  • Contribute to the development of brand protection reports through prolific writing 
  • Support new business development efforts through company research, article searches, and outbound marketing campaigns 

Candidate Profile: 

  • Possess strong analytical skills and writing skills, coupled with marketing or brand strategy expertise 
  • Experience with qualitative and quantitative research and analysis 
  • Self-starter who is resourceful, organized, extremely detail-oriented, and able to take ownership quickly and reliably 
  • Problem-solver with strong client/executive relationship management abilities 
  • Team player, fun to work with, and possesses a sincere interest in strategy, marketing, and brands 
  • Works well under pressure, and thrives in a fast-paced, intellectually challenging environment   
  • Inspired by content-driven innovation and change: We pride ourselves on creating new content and on working on projects that are cutting edge and thus require new thinking 

Job Requirements:

  • Background in academic research or writing, journalism, pre-law, or social sciences (political science, psychology, or sociology) preferred 
  • 2-3 years of post-undergraduate work experience is required, preferably as a research analyst, at a consulting firm, branding, or marketing research/consumer research company  
  • Excellent computer skills, especially and including PowerPoint, Word, Excel, cloud collaboration and preferably Microsoft Teams 
  • Located in New York region 

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