Wednesday, 27 April 2011

Leo Burnett's Summer School...

The man himself.

....has now opened. I've just had a note through from them.

Read more about them and the scheme below:

"The Leo Burnett Group is pleased to announce that its inaugural Summer School 2011 will be open for applications from the 4th of May.

Leo Burnett is the most creatively awarded agency in the UK, and the group comprises Leo Burnett (integrated advertising) and its brand activation partners; Arc (retail and promotions), Lime (experiential), LeoSports (sports sponsorship consultancy), and Atelier (luxury style specialists), as well as newly acquired Holler (social and media) and Airlock (digital innovation).

Leo Burnett is seeking two account planning interns and three account handling interns to undergo a four week placement, starting in July. This will begin with a week’s full week’s induction and training, followed by 3 weeks working with a team on one of our high profile accounts.

The Leo Burnett Group is fully committed to the development of its talent, as demonstrated by the IPA Gold Accreditation for its CPD programme, and also by being voted the 39th
For further details of the Summer School and how to apply, please visit our Facebook page, and follow the tabs (live the night of May 4th) or refer to best company in the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies To Work For 2011."

Best of luck with it, gang. (UPDATE: It originally stated the 27th of April, though I'm now reliably informed it'll be the 4th of May in the evening).

Friday, 22 April 2011

TBWA's (almost) away...

There may be a spot of this.

Hello gang.

There's another new graduate scheme to tell you about. TBWA London are on the verge of opening up theirs. It kicks off on the 5th of May. Keep your eyes peeled here.

Best of luck with it.

Saturday, 16 April 2011

An extension and an interesting opportunity...

These jobs will probably not involve framing.

Two things to tell you about.

1) The IPA Summer School:

The deadline's extended to the 6th of May, so get writing.


This is a bit of a left field one - an Austrian brand strategy agency, LHBS, is looking for a trainee to start on the 1st of May (or shortly afterwards).

Below is a bit more about the job. To note, it is a paid gig. Good luck:

"LHBS is a boutique innovation and brand strategy consultancy based in Vienna, Austria. We believe that change is the natural order of things. That's why we look at human behavior, media, culture and society and try to understand the changing nature of demand so that our clients are always prepared. We are looking for an energetic, curious and passionate digital native to support our team in the following fields:

- Trendspotting and pattern recognition
- Desktop research, social media monitoring, benchmarking and data analysis
- Preparation and participation in creative workshops and client meetings
- Analytical and creative problem-solving
- Co-authoring of research reports and studies
- Back office management

The ideal candidate has just finished university and has strong background/interest in sociology, marketing or strategic management and is curious to learn more about human behavior and how brands and businesses can enrich human lives. The candidate should be fluent in English and savvy with all office applications; from Keynote to Google Analytics and Tweetdeck. German and other languages are a plus. Furthermore you should be able to start your 6-12 months internship on the 1st of May 2011.

If you are interested in working together with an international and interdisciplinary team on innovation and strategy projects from FMCG to mobile providers across Central Eastern Europe, please send your digital application to: Stefan Erschwendner, Other places to find us include:

Good luck with those two.

Thursday, 7 April 2011

Desiring Designers...

You may also be interested in Pantone colours.

Hello there.

Here's another role to tell you about...

The lovely Lambie Nairn are looking for a Design graduate to join our team as Design Intern. He or she must have a good level of competence within the adobe suite and must have some experience within design agencies or a similar branding environment. Please email your CV, portfolio and cover letter to careers at

Best of luck, gang.