Associate, Video Investment Ð Health & Wellness

Entry Level New York, New York


Position at Havas Media



The Health & Wellness Associate, Video Investment ensures the smooth running of campaigns. This role reports into the Video Investment Buyer/ Supervisor. The Video Investment Associate participates in the management of the campaigns in respect of the deadlines. He optimizes and monitors the campaigns. Timely communication and ability to multi-task is imperative in order to complete projects on time and on budget.



  • Provide research support to the BI&I team in the form of data retrieval, interpretation, and analysis
  • Utilize and cross train on a variety of research tools to support the team
  • Assist in client and new business research requests by analyzing data and distilling key insights
  • Keep abreast of new advances in applicable markets, across our client industries, and within consumer segments
  • Contribute to the development and publication of thought leadership pieces that provide internal and external clients with a POV on the media landscape



  • Naturally inquisitive or strong research capability
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self motivated, with the ability to multi-task and work well under tight deadlines
  • Detail Oriented, with excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to work communicate and collaborate with others
  • Strong interest in media and the advertising landscape
  • Prior work and/or internship experience in a similar or related field
  • Proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Experience in leveraging 1 or more of the following tools and data sources: MRI, Simmons, IPSOS, MARS, Scarborough, T*Views, Kantar StrADegy, SimilatWeb, NetBase (or other social listening platform), nPower, or ComScore
  • Knowledge of the following: third party research, Mintel, Forrester, eMarketer, TrendWatching, IconoCulture, WARC, and eMarketer



Havas Media is one of the leading global communications and marketing brands. We are also the proud recipients of 2016 Adweek US Media Agency of the year!
Our simple corporate structure and single P&L policy strips away unnecessary brand hierarchies and barriers and allows its multi-disciplinary teams to focus on delivering client value though innovation, agility and speed. All our teams are integrated thanks to our new ‘Havas Media Village’ so that we can deliver specialist knowledge across two central areas of investment and focus: content-creation and data. On the data side we have Socialyse (a global network of social media specialists); Artemis (the group’s global data management service); Affiperf (our global trading desk); Mobext (mobile technologists, designers and strategists); AdCity (geolocation marketing experts); and Ecselis (a media optimization consultancy) - all of which are supported by mathematical research, data science, web analytics, performance tracking and trading platforms. On the content side we are an Emmy award-winning company and Havas Media Group the only network to boast a consistent global offer in sports and entertainment thanks to Havas Sports & Entertainment. We also work with ignition (for experiential and events); and London (digital and direct marketing specialists); and Havas Productions – which houses world-class editorial teams as well as experts in audio-visual production and distribution – not to mention the group's branded entertainment specialists Havas Sports and Entertainment (formerly know as Cake)  – a Forbes Top 100 global social media and event agency based in London and NYC. Our organization is structured around the principles of Organic Marketing. With the group’s Meaningful Brands® methodology at its core, Organic Marketing at Havas Media actively promotes an alternative to the traditional “paid first” approach - ensuring our teams redefine the strategic roles of owned, shared, earned and paid media for all our clients.