Internship - Marketing Services with Wasserman

Where: London

Deadline: December 8, 2017

Type: Internship

About the company:

Wasserman’s Marketing Services team creates connections between brands, properties, talent and consumers across sports, music, entertainment, fashion and lifestyle sectors. The team provide a range of services from strategy, negotiation and activation to valuation, creative, and digital media.

In order to support our rapid growth, Wasserman has built a robust internship program designed to introduce aspiring sports and entertainment business professionals to the industry and our company. As part of this program, interns will have an opportunity to acquire broad exposure to the teams within the Marketing Services division while being integrated into the day-to-day fabric of this group.

About the Role:

  • Assist with efforts related to evaluations of new marketing opportunities, sponsorship strategy and account management, brand integration, measurement and ROI analysis and creative development.
  • Conduct research on potential clients to help support new business growth.
  • Prepare materials for client meetings and new business pitches including PowerPoint presentations, Word documents and Excel spreadsheets.
  • Assist the team with both short term and long term special projects and tasks.
  • Assist as necessary with the maintenance of client relationships and carrying out ad hoc duties as needed to keep the client satisfied.
  • Perform various departmental support tasks.

Requirements:

  • Undergraduate degree in Business, Marketing, Communications, or a related field.
  • Creative based academic qualification (from A’Level upwards)
  • Well-developed communication, organisational, time management, and administrative skills
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple priorities with deadlines
  • A team player who works best in a mix of different people and enjoys helping other people develop their ideas.
  • Comfortable working in a small team where your working objectives can change depending on the immediate needs of the company.
  • Confident and always willing to express your honest opinion.
  • Articulate, excellent communication and diplomacy skills to resolve client issues.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to build strong lasting relationships.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications, especially Excel and PowerPoint skills with the ability to develop client facing presentations / materials.
  • Strong interpersonal skills to not only engage with the immediate team, but establish a relationship with client team.
  • Analytical thinker who loves playing with and manipulating data to extract key takeaways for clients and key stakeholders.
  • Self-motivated with a keen interest to learn from other members of the organization and clients.
  • A creative thinker who is able to produce original ideas by thinking both laterally and literally.
  • Comfortable with desk based research, reading lots of articles and putting together client presentations or company reports.
  • Passion for sports and entertainment, and the business of those industries.
  • Always up for a challenge. You jump into new projects head first with a positive attitude.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit: https://recruiting.ultipro.com/WAS1008/JobBoard/594494f0-e5c2-b859-d67b-13c874aec827/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=2bc0832c-7de8-4bbc-b198-19b4c9702dba