Digital and Social Content Trainee

Level: Trainee Program
Location: Westport, CT
Reports to: Associate / Manager Level

POSITION OVERVIEW

Trainees on our Digital team will support efforts to ensure that clients fully utilize and optimize their sponsorship assets from a social and digital perspective. Trainees will become involved with all aspects of the process on the accounts they are assigned; with an emphasis on digital strategy, as well as engagement planning and execution of the activation. Through extensive research, writing, creative ideation and in depth immersion in the latest digital and social platforms, Trainees will gain hands on insight and understanding of the digital/social discipline via sports and entertainment sponsorships.
 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Prepare status reports and timelines for client meetings
  • Research and prepare reports for the latest digital, social and mobile platform updates
  • Contribute to program recommendations and recaps
  • Distribute sponsorship assets for our clients
  • Write point-of-view documents on potential partnerships and innovations in the space
  • Develop an understanding of digital/social measurement and assisting in recapping program results
  • Provide assistance in planning and organizing content calendars for social programs; including involvement with Creative team in creating assets
  • Offer support of senior leadership as needed, including involvement in new business efforts
  • Brainstorm concepts, platforms, and programs across all agency accounts
  • Research competitive activity, industry trends, property opportunities, etc.
  • Assist in supporting on-site program execution (travel may be required)

REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Detail-oriented, with the ability to manage multiple tasks at a time and work efficiently under pressure
  • Must be able to work within a team, demonstrate initiative and be proactive in seeking solutions to problems
  • Ability to demonstrate professionalism and courteousness in all situations
  • Working knowledge of social publishing tools, Wordpress, HTML5, or other digital coding fluency a plus
  • Please provide links to your social presences, we want people who ‘walk the talk’


Application Form

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