Digital Strategy Trainee

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


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.


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


  • 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 within this application; we want people who 'walk the talk'

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