Associate

Brand:
Medialink
Job function:
Consultancy
Job type:
Perm Full Time
Location:
Chicago, USA
Salary:
Competitive Market Salary

About the role

 

We're looking for an Associate to join our team in North America. As part of our Executive Search function, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Own project management duties and function as day to day contact
  • Utilizing client materials and insights from internal interviews, understand where Media Link clients fit within the broader media/marketing/technology landscape and ensure engagement team has appropriate context and visibility into the marketplace issues and opportunities
  • Assist in conducting diligence, competitive benchmarking and industry trend analyses on a variety of media, advertising and technology related topics
  • Synthesize and package findings into client-ready materials for deliverables
  • Work with internal teams to develop and implement client strategies as appropriate to the engagement deliverables
  • Participate in business development initiatives by assisting in the creation of proposals, case studies and renewals
  • Anticipate team needs and help support clients using thoughtful, forward­ thinking tactics for optimal solutions
  • Manage expectations and changes to client deliverable with the team

Your experience

  • 2-3 years of experience in the Media, Advertising and/or Technology space or in a related strategy role is a plus
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to multi-task efficiently and effectively
  • Strong PowerPoint and Excel skills are essential
  • Strong project management and organizational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; strong oral and written communication skills
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Limitless intellectual curiosity and general desire to learn
  • Ability to partner across the organization to deliver engagement objectives
  • Ability to work independently and as a collaborative team member

 

What we offer  

Our benefits package incorporates what we’re passionate about – unlocking your future, overall well-being and sustainability – whilst giving you control over your benefits.

  • 15 day of holiday per year and an extra day for each year of service up to 20 days
  • 401 – Saving Incentive plan
  • Flexible Spending accounts
  • Vision benefits
  • Summer Fridays - 09:00-1:00pm from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend
  • Great learning and development opportunities
  • Private Medical and Dental Insurance plans
  • Life Assurance and  Disability insurance
  • Option to opt into the Ascential Shares Scheme

 

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