Healthcare Advertising Summer Internship

Location: Princeton, NJ Posted: Mar 6

Job Description

The McCann Torre Lazur Summer Internship Program, located in northern NJ, is designed to provide students entering their junior or senior year of college (or recent 2018 grads) with an opportunity to experience various disciplines within healthcare advertising.

Our 8-week paid internship program runs from approx June 11 to Aug 3, 2018. Work hours are Mon thru Fri, 9am-5pm.

Program Criteria:
- Must be entering your junior or senior year in the Fall of 2018 OR be a recent undergrad graduate (within 1 year of graduation date)
- Major should be relevant/applicable to advertising/marketing industry
- Prior work or internship experience is preferred
- Must have a 3.0 GPA or higher
- Portfolio or sample work required Graphic Design & Copywriting internship applicants
- Must be able to independently secure housing for the duration of the internship. Housing and/or housing subsidy not provided by McCann Torre Lazur.
- Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
*Applications will be reviewed beginning March 3, 2018.
Internships are available in the following disciplines:

Account Services
From the time a client initiates a request, Account Services facilitates the exchange of information between the agency and the client. They provide day-to-day management of the client account and develop/maintain effective working relationships with the client and the internal agency teams.

Project Coordination
Project Coordinators are responsible for guiding each and every job thru the various stages of the agency process within a set timeframe and budget. They work with account services, creative, and production to ensure that work flows through the agency smoothly, anticipating and solving problems that may impact deadlines, budgets, and ultimately, the agency & client relationship.

Copywriters partner with Art Directors in the creation and development of creative ideas, with a specific focus on writing promotional content for everything from print ads and direct marketing brochures to mobile applications and websites. Our copywriters are also responsible for analyzing market research & scientific data to create persuasive, engaging copy that addresses the client needs.

Graphic Design
Graphic Designers utilize their creativity and knowledge of computer graphics programs and software, e.g. Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, etc., to execute visual concepts for advertising campaigns. They work closely with Art Directors and Copywriters to develop promotional content for both print and interactive campaigns including infographics, chart designs and logos.

Strategic Planning
Strategic Planners conduct focus groups and analyze market research in order to develop key strategic insights which inform the development of advertising campaigns. They ensure the creative work follows the client brief thus keeping the campaign on strategy. Strategic Planners work closely with the client to refine business objectives and formulate their brand communications strategy.

Scientific Strategy
Scientific Strategists utilize their in-depth therapeutic category knowledge to distill complex scientific data down to strategic insights and overall message development for our clients. They are scientific experts involved in engagement planning, data analysis, and content development.

How To Apply

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NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.

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