Creative Access
Planning & marketing intern

Planning & marketing intern

locationLondon, UK
ExpiresExpires: 30/06/2024
Comms / Marketing / PR
Application RestrictionsBlack, Asian and Ethnically Diverse | Disabled | Lower Socio-Economic Status | Undergoing gender reassignment

Closing date: Sunday 30th June at 11.59pm

Salary: £25,642.50 (per annum full-time equivalent)

Duration: 6 months

Working hours: 9am-5.30pm, Monday to Friday

Location: London (working from home 2 days per week)

Start date: July 2024


Jumpstart your marketing career with this exciting six-month internship you will spend gaining experience in outdoor advertising.

Talon is the UK’s only independently-owned Out of Home media specialist. They have ambitious growth plans, without compromising the vision of providing exceptional client service, independent advice and strategic expertise. They aim to be different, taking a data-led approach to planning and buying and to embrace technology at every turn.

Within this entry-level role, you will rotate around two departments supporting the executives and wider team, to get a firm understanding of the planning and marketing process behind Out of Home advertising, along with the chance to gain invaluable media experience. You will be able to benefit from bespoke on-the-job learning and training offered by the company. The teams will be as follows: 

  • UK Planning. The UK Planning teams includes a range of teams you will be able to support and deliver on all planning functions, working hand in hand with the Planning & Client Teams.
  • Marketing. The Marketing team is responsible for capturing the attention of the target market. Generating new business leads by setting out a clear and compelling service offering via all marketing channels. Growing existing accounts’ spend through engagement and service promotion and promoting clear communication within the teams and offices.

Key activities

  • Proactively liaise with your team to ensure all tasks are completed in the correct time frame
  • Be able to assist each department within the criteria they set
  • Develop an understanding and utilisation of all tools and systems e.g. Plato, Ada, Atlas, etc
  • Assist with projects and any tasks requested by team members
  • Support teams with admin / documentation / correspondence / presentations (ad hoc)
  • Support teams with diary/meeting coordination and resolve scheduling conflicts
  • Demonstrate proper care and respect for corporate assets
  • Comply with all company and departmental policies and procedures
  • Develop and grow industry knowledge through attendance of internal training programmes
  • Work to embody the Talon values and behaviours to maintain the best possible culture throughout Talon
  • Participate in projects and initiatives which drive Talon’s commitment to positive social and environmental causes. E.g., charity partnerships, volunteering, carbon offsetting, etc.


What we're looking for

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Organised and proactive with a flexible approach
  • Accurate and acute attention to detail
  • Hardworking and reliable
  • Team player
  • Organisational planning
  • Strategic capability
  • Commercially aware; on the lookout for new opportunities and ways to generate added value
  • Independent decision maker
  • Microsoft Office skills
  • Previous admin/office experience is desirable but not essential


To apply

  • Log in to your Creative Access account or register today to apply for this opportunity
  • Upload your CV and cover letter as one document (applications without a tailored cover letter will not be accepted)
  • Once submitted, you can no longer amend your application, so proof-read carefully
  • Do not contact the company directly
  • Please email any queries about this role to Creative Access at this address:

This opportunity is only open to individuals from a group that is under-represented in the creative industries. This includes, but is not limited to Black, Asian and ethnically diverse candidates, disabled people, those undergoing gender reassignment / transitioning and individuals from lower socioeconomic backgrounds.

The successful candidate for this opportunity will also participate in a Creative Access support programme that sits alongside workplace training. This includes a programme of induction training, monthly masterclasses, wellbeing support, buddying / mentoring and more.

Level of experience

  • Entry

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