Account Intern - Business Development

Account Management · Charlestown, Massachusetts
Department Account Management
Employment Type Intern

As an Account Intern at Maark, you will work as part of our growing accounts team, supporting Account Directors to focus the agency’s collective creative imagination, business acumen, and technology expertise toward innovative and groundbreaking marketing and product concepts for strategic accounts.  


Logistics

  • College students only; applicants in their junior year and above preferred but all interested students are encouraged to apply
  • Paid internship; for-credit applicants also considered
  • Internship’s expected to run from late June to mid-August
  • Accepting full-time (30-40 hours/week) interns
  • Monday through Friday between 9am-5pm; Tuesdays and Thursdays are mandatory in Charlestown, MA office days
  • Vehicle not required, office accessible by public transportation


Responsibilities: 

  • Work alongside/shadow Account Directors to understand how client engagements are being executed and delivered on time, on budget, and that the high-quality standards maintained by the firm are being met. 
  • Shadow Account Directors to see our client engagement strategies in collaboration with internal senior management and discipline leads. 
  • Assist with work on digital engagements by participating in work sessions, learning the overall planning process, how we define interactive tactics within programs, and how we create program plans. 
  • Shadow on the planning of engagements including goals, deliverables, schedules, and budgets with client teams and Program Managers. 
  • Shadow to see how proposals are delivered and negotiated in existing and net-new client relationships.   
  • Shadow internal processes to understand budget / revenue tracking and invoicing.   
  • Assist with delivering on consulting deliverables required in the early stages of most agency engagements. 
  • 20% scheduling.  
  • 50% shadowing, note taking. 
  • 15% assisting with deck development.  
  • 15% assisting with delivering consulting deliverables. 

 

Desired Skills and Experience: 

  • Obtaining a Bachelor’s in Business, Marketing, or a related field. 
  • The ideal candidate will be a self-starter and willing to initiate tasks to help the overall team. 
  • You are able to work both independently and within a highly-collaborative environment.  
  • Great communication skills. 
  • Team player. 
  • Openness to change and acceptance that there isn’t a “one size fits all” solution and using this to problem solve effectively.   

 

Benefits  

  • Work from home 3 days a week (Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays). Everyone local to Boston is in the Boston office on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  
  • Competitive pay. 

 

About Maark: 

Maark is a strategic marketing and innovation agency for global companies - headquartered in Boston, MA. We help our clients define and articulate their vision, design new connected customer experiences, and develop applications at the intersection of where what's possible meets what's relevant.  

 

At Maark, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it, we support it, and we respect it for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our community. Maark is an equal opportunity employer. Employment at Maark is based solely on a person's merit and qualifications directly related to professional competence. Maark does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, or any other basis protected by law. 

 

We adhere to these principles in all aspects of employment, including recruitment, hiring, training, compensation, promotion, benefits, social and recreational programs, and discipline. 

Maark will review resumes up to 3 months prior to the start of a semester. Only a portion of applicants will be interviewed based on resume/sample submissions. Due to the high volume of applicants (particularly in the Summer sessions), not all submissions will receive a personal correspondence in return. To alert you that your resume is received, you will get an auto-reply. If you have further questions about the internship, please write to internships@maark.com and include something relevant in the title (“internship questions”). For more company information and to review our work, please visit Maark.


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  • Location
    Charlestown, Massachusetts
  • Department
    Account Management
  • Employment Type
    Intern