Work Experience

Application Deadline
Start Date
June 2022
Working Days
5 days a week, Monday to Friday
We are offering work experience between 2 - 8 weeks to work across the business to see how we deliver results from the point of pitching to clients, right through to final distribution of content through publishing and our social media strategy. The placement year will be divided to spend time in the following departments: Sales and business development: working to pitch for and bring in new clients, duties in this period will include contributing to pitch documents and researching potential clients and markets, as well as experience of marketing and PR Project management: our project managers are the main point of contact between the client and Engage, and oversee the delivery of the product, working with all departments at Engage Social media and audience development: this team looks after the process of optimizing social channels, posting online content, dealing with copy for clients and understanding audiences Production: this area covers the practical elements of how we create content from planning technical equipment, logistics for shoots and completing risk assessments and call sheets Content Creation: this is the hub of our content creation process, working alongside editors, producers, graphic and motion designers. Experience working with the Adobe Premiere Suite, After Effects and other tools. Finance: working alongside our Finance team to understand how a finance department functions within a global digital agency.
Key Responsibilities
Key Skills & Knowledge

The successful candidate will gain experience of working in both a sports and media environment, and will have the following skills:

A positive attitude and dedication to the role

Excellent written and oral communication

Good understanding of media markets

Sports knowledge and understanding

Knowledge of social media platforms and the latest trends and developments

Excellent planning, organisational and time management skills

Experience of working on solo and team projects