R/GA Ventures is looking to hire associates to work on both the upcoming R/GA Marketing Tech Venture Studio in partnership with IPG and Verizon Media Tech Venture Studio with R/GA. These programs are designed to enable companies to explore and launch new business models that will reimagine the future of the marketing and media industries. These programs are intended to help startup companies grow their businesses through mentorship, pilots, industry partnerships, and brand and product development
During the programs, the Business Strategy Associate will dig into the business plans for the participating startups, providing research, models and analysis. Projects may be assigned by program leadership, requested by founders, or augment R/GA services deliverables.
All Associates ensure that founders have the information and tools they need to effectively participate in the program, that the program venue is prepared to meet the day’s needs, and that all visitors- including industry-leading mentors, sponsors, and investors- have a productive and positive experience at R/GA. Associates will traffic founder questions/concerns to the appropriate R/GA staff member.
This role may be interesting to those looking to gain experience and connections in marketing and/or media technology, venture capital and/or digital agencies. The ideal associate is collaborative, calm, dependable, and personable.
This position is a full-time, temporary role for a 14-week period from May 8th - November 10th. This position will report directly to the Strategy Director.
On any given day you might
o KPI development and measurement
o Market research, segmentation, competitive analysis
o Building financial models
o Customer discovery, surveying, defining personas
o Research most relevant investment funds for each startup
o Creating a roadmap for business and/or product development
The ideal candidate