GroupM | Intern - Digital Media

Media Planning Colombo, Sri Lanka


Description

Position at GroupM

GroupM | Intern - Digital Media

Overview of job

Wavemaker is an agency of GroupM where GroupM is the world’s largest media investment company and are a part of WPP. In fact, we are responsible for one in every three ads you see globally. We are currently looking for an Intern – Digital Media to join us. In this role, you will be responsible for assisting the Media team who work for different clients.

The Intern – Digital Media will identify client portfolio and team's workflow, Support team in timely creating contents for the brands, assist the team in all aspects of media designing and Develop and maintain good relationships with team members & other staff members.

At GroupM APAC, our people are our strength, which is why fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion is important to us.

Reporting of the role:

This role reports to Senior Manager - Digital Media.

3 best things about the job:

  1. Working with a fun and dynamic team and colleagues
  2. A one of a kind knowledge of media agency's business and hands-on experience working with our diverse client portfolios
  3. Interactive working environment which promotes collaboration & teamwork


What your day job looks like at GroupM:

  • Understand your client portfolio and team's workflow
  • Support team in timely creating contents for the brands
  • Assist the team in all aspects of media designing
  • Keep learning and developing technical and industry knowledge
  • Develop and maintain good relationships with team members & other staff members
  • Performing any ad-hoc tasks if required

What you’ll bring:

  • Computer literacy and knowledge in Microsoft Office tools
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Desire to learn and excel
  • Passion for creative writing

 

Minimum qualifications:

  • A junior/senior student or a fresh graduate with passion in Media
  • Available for the minimum 6 months duration internship
  • Good at English in both verbal and written
  • Comfortable working with details, imagination, and have a creativity-driven mindset
  • Accountable to work under pressure, handling multiple tasks with tight deadlines
  • A team player with good interpersonal and communication skills

 

More about GroupM & Wavemaker

GroupM is the parent company to WPP’s media agencies including Mindshare, MediaCom, MEC and Maxus. Our primary purpose is to maximize the performance of the agencies on behalf of our clients, our shareholders and our people by operating as a parent and collaborator in performance-enhancing activities such as trading, content creation, sports, digital, finance, talent, proprietary tool development and other business-critical capabilities. The agencies that comprise GroupM are all global operations in their own right with leading market positions.

The focus of GroupM is the intelligent application of physical and intellectual scale to benefit trading, innovation, and new communication services, to bring competitive advantage to our clients and our companies. For more information on GroupM, our agencies and WPP please visit www.groupm.com.

Wavemaker is a billion dollar-revenue next generation agency that sits at the intersection of media, content and technology.  We are obsessed with the customer's purchase journey and is what connects our mission directly to our client’s business challenges. We invented WM Momentum, the world's most comprehensive study into how people make purchase decisions and have conducted over 375,000 surveys in 70 markets and across more than 30 categories. We are a business that is powered by the creativity and curiosity of our 8,500 people in 90 countries, united by our PACED values. We are a part of GroupM, WPP’s global media investment management company.

 

About Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is a multi-faceted country with a multi-ethnic culture making it a rich and exciting place to be. GroupM Sri Lanka is a key influencer in this exciting and rapidly evolving media landscape. Leading the market through innovation and thought leadership, GroupM SL has clearly ordained its leadership in the industry. Its media dynamics with a unique traditional setup, and a rapidly growing digital ecosystem presents many opportunities for accelerated growth. A market with a >100% mobile penetration, digital platforms have enjoyed double digit growth in recent times. E-commerce is on an accelerated path presenting many opportunities.

The media industry is in an invigorating place and time with GroupM well positioned as a platform for its people to make waves in the industry. The GroupM Sri Lanka teams are a true reflection of Sri Lankan warmth, hospitality and comradeship which extends well beyond the marketing.