The 360i Media Academy is a cutting-edge, intensive 10-week program (June 3 – august 9) where you will gain the digital media skills to launch your career in marketing. We’re hiring a class of seven self-starter Junior Associates in Chicago’s Paid Search Media department who will help manage top clients’ media to deliver best-in-class results for clients’ marketing budgets. We are looking for individuals with analytical minds, a natural curiosity for learning, and a penchant for problem solving. You’ll be trained by the best and brightest leaders from award-winning agency 360i, with additional hands-on instruction from Google, Microsoft, Yahoo & more. At the end of the program (August 2019), there may be an opportunity for a select number of successful academy graduates to be offered full-time employment at 360i as an Associate Media Manager either in Chicago, Atlanta or NYC.
During the Academy you will
Be challenged in an immersive curriculum including classroom learning, team projects and hands-on client work.
Get one-on-one career coaching from managers and career experts.
Receive intensive experience in Search Engine Marketing (SEM), as well as a keen understanding of other marketing channels including SEO, Display and Programmatic.
Learn advanced Excel & other technical skills.
Complete Google AdWords and Microsoft Bing certification.
Who We’re Looking For
Ideal candidates are recent graduates or professionals excited about growing their digital media skills in a supportive, hands-on environment. Our previous Junior Associate classes was a mix of recent graduates from top universities across the country, existing professionals seeking an inroad into digital marketing, former military members re-entering the workforce, and more.
360i is a full-service digital and creative agency. We have been named AdWeek's Breakthrough Media Agency of 2018, Search Agency leader by Forrester five times, and on AdAge’s A-List for 8 years running. Our clients include Absolut, HBO, DSW, JCPenney, Hanes, SoFi, FTD, Canon and many other brands you know & love.
But enough of the accolades; let’s talk about the culture. Located in the heart of River North, the Chicago office boasts a fun & vibrant culture, with events like happy hours, Office Olympics, office trivia & beer-cart Fridays. Refreshments (yes, even the alcoholic kind!) on tap, ping pong, and a “work hard, play hard” attitude make work genuinely enjoyable, and you’ll find rewarding career growth while working alongside groups of fun, young, motivated professionals.
How To Apply
To apply: please email your resume and cover letter to 360iAcademy@360i.com
Subject line: 360i Media Academy – Chicago
Applications must be submitted by March 15th
On a rolling basis through April 15th, Talent Acquisition will follow up with applicants via email confirmation and request for information that may include:
Dates applicant expects to be available to interview
Interest in Relocation: specifically, any openness regarding 360i location (CHI, ATL, NYC)
Any applicable work samples applicant has worked on during previous internships, class projects, etc.
If selected, you will be invited to take part in interviews. All interviews will take place on a rolling basis through April. By April 30th, all Junior Associates will be selected.