Advertising Apprentice - MOTION – IPG Mediabrands

Job description

We are IPG Mediabrands, a new world agency group designed with dynamic marketing at its core. We are 13,500 marketing communication, media and technology specialists in over 130 countries. We are a diverse group of innovators, technologists, strategists, buyers, thinkers and planners that are committed to building new solutions for the world’s top brands.
In the UK, we manage and invest over £450m in billings for some of the country’s largest companies and employ c700 people in our offices in Clerkenwell and Shoreditch, the creative heart of London. We have an additional c350 people in offices in Leeds, Peterborough, Dublin, and Bristol.
We are dynamic, empowered and entrepreneurial.
We pride ourselves in being an equal opportunities employer and diversity and inclusion is at the heart of what we believe in. IPG Mediabrands are committed to increasing the diversity of our workforce and welcome applications regardless of gender identity, race, sexual orientation, disability, age, religion or belief.

We are on the hunt for 6 talented media savvy apprentices to join us here at IPG Mediabrands. During your apprenticeship, you will study towards a Level 3 qualification in Media and Advertising and have the chance to work with some of the industry’s most exciting clients and people. MOTION will allow you to work within our agencies* learning about planning and buying across all forms of media and the various digital disciplines from social to programmatic.
Your apprenticeship will last for 16 months* and during that time, you will rotate 3 times within the business. We will throw you in to the deep end to give you a real flavour of what it is like to work in a media agency. You will be working on some our largest clients, helping them to reach their target audience by placing adverts across all media channels.
*Subject to rotations. The apprenticeship qualification will begin in May and last for 16 months.

The Package

We guarantee that your career with us will be varied and exciting. Every day in this fast-paced environment presents a different challenge and if you work smart and are the best at what you do, your time here will produce endless possibilities for your future.
You will get our support in developing your skills at every step of your career journey with us. Your manager will help you create a tailored career path and through our in-house experts, and online performance management and learning and development tool, you will have access to a wide range of internal and external courses. In addition to this, there are always plenty of internal sessions on the latest developments in the industry, e-learning courses, bite-size learning sessions and on-the-job training and development.
We aim to provide all of our people with a supportive and fun work environment where you can develop your full potential and benefit from the broad range of opportunities within the agency both in the UK and globally.
When you join us, we want to make sure you feel valued – and that you are rewarded for your fantastic work, so we also offer a range of benefits:
25 days annual leave. In addition to your annual holiday entitlement, the office usually
closes between Christmas & New Year
Additional holiday for long service
Group Income Protection (after 2 years’ service)
Life Assurance
Private Medical Insurance or Health Cash Plan (dependent on level)
Group Personal Pension Plan with matched contributions from 3-6%
Core Hours (Mon-Thurs, flexible start/finish times)
Early finish Fridays
Generous Maternity & Paternity Pay
Wellbeing programme, including subsidised monthly massages
Paid time off for Volunteering
Independent mortgage advice
Financial education
Employee Assistance Programme
Interest free season ticket loan
Free breakfast
Subsidised Café
Free eye tests
Regular Bar Night
Retail discounts
Flexible benefits including Dental, Travel insurance, Ride2Work, GymFlex and many more!

The Agency

IPG Mediabrands