Ogilvy & Mather is one of the largest marketing communications networks in the world. For two consecutive years (2012 and 2013) O&M was named Cannes Lions Network of the Year and the World's Most Effective Agency Network by the Effie Effectiveness Index. The company is comprised of industry leading units in the following disciplines: advertising; public relations and public affairs; branding and identity; shopper and retail marketing; healthcare communications; direct, digital, promotion and relationship marketing; consulting, research and analytics capabilities; branded content and entertainment; and specialist communications. O&M services Fortune Global 500 companies as well as local businesses through its network of more than 500 offices in 126 countries.
The quality of our network is based on the strength of our international network, our local strength and depth across all communication disciplines, our culture of collaboration and our people.
Why Join Us?
This is your chance to both build upon and utilize your experience in social media marketing. An ideal candidate must be a brand champion, an agency facilitator, and an opportunist that helps grow the business. Strengths in writing, project management, creative thinking, and/or risk management and team management. Interns receive real, valuable hands-on experience to develop their social media expertise, project management skills and strategic thinking. Internships here go beyond making photocopies.
Internship @ Team IBM, Ogilvy
Job title: Intern, IBM Brand Services
Reporting to: Account Director, IBM Brand Services
IBM is Ogilvy’s largest and most significant account
It is also complex due to both the constant change within the Information Technology category and the global nature of the account
Based in Singapore where the senior leadership team is located, we work closely with the global team in NY and various markets around the world – India, Brazil, China, Africa, Australia.
We are looking for 2 interns to support our Account Management and Strategy teams
Lead daily media monitoring and compile into news bulletins for dissemination to client and agency teams
Conduct competitive research and evaluate impact of activities on client business
Be familiarized with agency integrated operations and assist in writing briefs for creative development
Manage creative assets from worldwide and ensure clear documentation in shared folders
Oversee approvals for localized asset development and respond to requests for creative assets from local markets
Manage social media properties (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, etc.) on a day-to-day basis – including curating content from experts, creating posts, responding to third party content, etc.
Help monitor, grow, and enhance IBM’s social media presence
Develop measurement reports summarizing results from social media campaigns & ongoing program
Willing to experiment with new and alternative ways to leverage social media activities
A sense of fun and zest for life
Self motivating, resourceful and highly organized
Proactively follow up on requests for and from worldwide teams
Capability to manage multiple projects within fixed deadlines
Ability to operate in a fast-paced environment and flexibility to adapt to a changing one
Interest and appreciation of other cultures
Keen to learn about global account management, brand development and social strategy in the B2B space
Excellent eye for detail (proof reading)
Photoshop skills and a good understanding of the technology category is a plus
Proficient level of Mandarin for reading and writing is beneficial but not essential
** Available for 6 months from June to Dec 2018