What you’ll be doing...

You will be front and center, hands-on and contributing your creative energy to high-impact projects from the moment you arrive through the course of this 10 week internship, which is a part of Verizon’s Campus program. You will take part in meaningful work and real-life projects with Verizon’s 140 West Marketing team that will help you grow both professionally and personally throughout the program. You'll learn from the best minds in the industry and have a chance to enhance your Marketing knowledge in an environment that’s dedicated to industry superiority.

At 140 West, you will be part of the energy that’s evolving the Verizon brand to become a leading technology player. The new Tribeca space will bring together some of the industry’s sharpest minds across a multitude of disciplines, creating an integrated team that can be responsive and innovative across every Verizon touch point.

Opportunities are available in the following areas:

  • Brand Creative: 140’s Creative team is responsible for providing creative solutions to strategic briefs to drive Verizon's Wireless and Fios businesses.
  • Production: 140’s Production team is responsible for production, photography, social and broadcast content across both Verizon’s Wireless and Fios businesses.
  • Account Management: 140’s Account Management team helps to lead the business and works with client stakeholders to drive marketing strategies and ensure synergies across all creative and marketing platforms.

In this role, you may have the opportunity to:

Work with the Creative team to:

  • Assist in art direction and/or copywriting across digital channels.
  • Create unexpected breakthrough solutions.
  • Deliver concepts to satisfy creative briefs.
  • Present fresh ideas to senior creatives.
  • Learn to design within brand voice and guidelines.
  • Stay ahead of the curve on the industry and being competitive in market.

Work with the Production team to:

  • Research potential vendors, assisting photography and motion shoots.
  • Attend post production mix and records.
  • Present fresh ideas to senior creatives.
  • Stay ahead of the curve on the industry and being competitive in market.

Work with the Account Management team to:

  • Conduct competitive analysis of competitors’ advertising and promotions.
  • Understand creative needs for briefs and specs and brief creative teams accordingly.
  • Explore what could be next in the wireless industry and how Verizon can compete.
  • Understand best in class dynamic marketing and how our competitors use it.
  • Drive and help shape the creative team’s work to meet client needs and objectives.

What we’re looking for...

You’re a motivated self-starter. Never satisfied with the status quo, you’re always trying to beat a personal best. You thrive in a fast-paced environment where new challenges come up every day. You are flexible, dependable and work well in varying environments. Learning quickly is personally rewarding and inspires you to take smart risks.

You’ll need to have:

  • Current enrollment in a Bachelor of Arts degree program, majoring in, Design, Film, Liberal Arts, Advertising, Art, Marketing, or related area with an expected completion date between December 2018 and June 2021.

Even better if you have:

  • GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • A current portfolio of work samples and concepts.
  • Previous internship or work experience in Advertising or Marketing.
  • Demonstrated independent thinking, relationship management and attention to detail.
  • Strong analytic, communication, leadership and presentation skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-moving, team environment.
  • High proficiency in MS Office Suite of Products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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