Marketing and Communications Internship, Financial Markets, Hays
Your new Company
Hays is a leading global professional recruiting group, the expert at recruiting qualified, professional and skilled people worldwide, being the market leader in the UK and Asia Pacific. With over 8,748 staff operating from 244 offices in 33 countries across 20 specialisms, last year we placed around 57,000 candidates into permanent jobs, and around 212,000 people into temporary assignments.
Your new role
Our Cheapside office is looking for an ambitious intern to join us for a 12 month Marketing placement in our Financial Markets and Finance Technology team. You will be managing the Financial Markets and Financial Technology marketing calendar, ensuring that deadlines are met. You will give content support on all execution and delivery of Financial Markets marketing material, supporting managers with the execution and planning of events. Importantly, you will support the creation of market updates and specialism-specific content monthly, ensuring equal coverage across specialisms. You will create press releases and internal intranet stories following events, as well as manage all social media sites, such as twitter and LinkedIn for Hays Financial Markets.
What you’ll need to succeed
To succeed in this position you will have excellent copy-writing skills for all marketing content with strong commercial awareness. You will be highly autonomous, displaying a sense of initiative, drive and enthusiasm in support of the business. A background in marketing, media or journalism with an interest in Financial Markets would be an advantage. You will have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to confidently work with people from the MD to Associate level. A keen eye for detail, design, product presentation and the ability to pull ideas together constructively is essential, along with advanced MS word and PowerPoint skills.
What you’ll get in return
At Hays, we are committed to developing our employees through our industry leading training to help you achieve success as an Intern in our business. Not only will you work for the number 1 recruiter to work for in the UK as voted by our interns on Rate My Placement you will get to work alongside some of the most experienced people in the industry helping you to develop your skills and expert knowledge.
What you need to do now
If you are interested please send your CV to Rachel Bateman at Rachel.Bateman@hays.com.