Hire the best freelance creative strategists available

Looking to add some creativity to your projects but don’t know where to start, you probably need a freelance creative strategist! Browse our marketplace of freelance talent and find the right fit for your project from our pool of vetted creative strategists.

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Why hire an experienced freelance creative strategist?

Creative strategists help streamline projects by adding structure to workflows and keeping everyone involved updated. Strategists will make sure your projects are efficient by avoiding repetition or having to re-do work and they’ll translate your metrics into data you’ll understand.


Working with a freelance creative strategist means they’ll also bring their vast experience across multiple industries, helping you reach your audiences and improve your customer relations.

How to hire creative strategists via YunoJuno

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Create your project brief

Specify your project brief with a few clicks and get matched instantly.
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Find the best freelancer

Select from a pool of 70,000+ vetted freelancers, available remote or on-site.
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Manage contracts and payments

Easily manage all payments, contracts and communication through YunoJuno.
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What does a freelance creative strategist do?

Creative strategists plan creative campaigns for brands, bringing structure to projects. Using market research, they help study the marketplace and make recommendations about how ads can reach their target audience. They help bring a project to life with creative content, imagery and data, creating a clear strategy for your teams to follow. Creative strategists also have a wealth of other skills including:

Develop a deep understanding of the client and their industry.
Write and deliver focused and inspiring creative briefs for the creative team.
Utilise any and all research and data for future strategies.
Apply excellent communication skills.
Write concept statements; brand positioning and copy for designs.
Collaborate with various teams to ensure projects progress.
Bring fresh new ideas to brand campaign.
Manage stakeholders and external teams expectations.

How much does it cost to hire a creative strategist?

Our contracted rates for creative strategist in 2019 ranged between £245 and £450, with the average day rate being £350.

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Emma Dawson, Lead Talent Acquisition, EMEA

YunoJuno has reduced the time and admin spent on completing IR35 compliance for all of our freelancers. It's revolutionised how quickly we can hire someone, in a fully compliant way.

Emma Hughes, Senior Creative Producer

YunoJuno is a great platform for finding the best freelancers and really happy with the support of the team there. Super easy to use and it takes care of all our freelancing requirements. All-in-all, it's been a great solution for me and for our Creative Studio at OVO Energy. Happy to recommend YunoJuno to all of my contacts.

Natasha Montgomery, Creative Resource Manager

It's helpful to have the contracts/ briefs and bookings all in one place.The team from YJ are really helpful and make the process smooth.

Tessa Schimetat, Senior Production Manager

The recruitment portal on YunoJuno is really clear and easy to use. It's super helpful to have the list of candidates and all our invoices in one place and to be paid on time. The team is helpful, knowledgeable and on hand to help with any questions we have. Would be great if more of our clients used YunoJuno to manage their freelancers.

Daniel Levy

YunoJuno IR35 process is a seamless experience and takes a lot of the stress away. YunoJuno really helps from an agility and productivity perspective, quickly answering the business needs and helping to create a much more diverse and output focused team. The quick payment of freelancers at YJ is a game changer. We've managed to reduce time to hire from a week to a couple of hours.

Senior Project Manager

I really enjoy working with YunoJuno. The platform is user friendly, intuitive and the Account Management team has been responsive and on hand to help throughout the entire process.Working with YunoJuno, I have been able to onboard, hire and manage my freelancers seamlessly and with speed.

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I have to say a huge thanks to your team — YunoJuno has saved us on many occasions now.

Christine Richter, Creative Operations Manager

We haven’t used a recruiter in ages, working closely with the YunoJuno Talent team we moved to sourcing 100% via the YJ Marketplace.

Marie Brittain, Resource Manager

YunoJuno have been brilliant in identifying remote working freelancers who always deliver. From first introductions and telephone calls, to brief discussions and final delivery, the key has been good, clear and honest communication.

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Frequently asked questions

When should you hire a creative strategist?

If your teams are already stretched or your campaign has run out of creative steam- it’s time to hire a creative strategist.

Hiring a creative strategist will free up your time to focus on other areas of your business, whilst they’re focused on your project. They have the experience to get a campaign out quickly, and with being freelance, have more flexibility and have the skills to cope without your guidance.

What type of creative strategist do I need?

Every one of our creative strategists has their own profiles showcasing their previous experience and projects they’ve been involved in. This gives you the opportunity to review this to ensure they have the right background for your project.

What skills should you look for in a creative strategist?

Freelance creative strategists have a wide variety of skills which include:

  • The ability to translate concepts into ideas and campaigns.
  • Experience working cross-functionally across multiple teams, prioritising deliverables and deadlines, and having an understanding of budgets.
  • Natural creativity.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Knowledge of Adobe's creative apps.
  • An eye for detail.
  • Teamwork.

Best creative strategists are in high demand

Posting a job on YunoJuno only takes a few clicks. Or speak with an expert about how YunoJuno can help your business with managing freelancers.

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