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Vacancy Havas Platform - Junior Commercial Finance Internship
Employer Havas
Vacancy type Internships
Reference number Hav7683
Form of employment Full Time
Salary / Rate £24,787.75 - £24,787.75
Hours 36.25
Published 08/01/2024
Closing date 28/01/2024


***To apply please scroll down to the apply section and follow instructions. You must Submit both a CV and answer the 2 applications questions highlighted below in the supporting statement box to complete your application and be considered for the role***

This role is part of the Havas x LIFT Platform Internship programme; a unique placement experience with global agency Havas, in the advertising, communication and media sector.

Havas UK is one of the world's largest global communications groups. We are made up of 26 different agencies, all under one roof which make up the Havas Village. Our agencies are made up of three main groups, linking Creative, Media and Health Services. We work with some of the most recognisable household named brands to form strategic and creative partnerships, guiding our clients towards their marketing and communication objectives. We are a bustling group of agencies filled with passionate individuals who all bring their own expertise and work together across varying teams and disciplines. We provide a first class services for our clients through a whole spectrum of departments, including; strategy, analytics, media planning, creative, design, UX&UI, social media, public relations, integrated marketing and much more!

Role and Agency: HKX Junior Commercial Internship - Havas London

We are recruiting a very exciting role for a Commercial Assistant.

The commercial team has the remit to fundamentally challenge the status quo and provide the highest standard of management information to Senior Management. This role will work across the creative side of the Village providing greater commercial acumen from a more proactive forward-looking, commercial team.


• Timesheet checking/chasing and provide assistance / training where needed.
• Processing timesheet amendments and ensuring timesheet data is accurate and complete.
• Provide Agency assistance on Pulse queries.
• Pulse & Agresso rate card maintenance.
• Management of resource tracker.
• Weekly reporting to the agencies.
• Reviewing and maintenance of PBI.
• Monthly Client reports and other ad hoc reports to Commercial Accountant.
• Ad hoc reporting and tasks.

Essential criteria

• Ability to handle a variety of tasks and projects simultaneously
• Meticulous attention to detail
• Flexible and adaptable to changing workloads and able to work under pressure to tight deadlines in a fast paced environment
• Excellent interpersonal, communication and collaboration skills
• Commitment to confidentiality and producing high quality work
• We value positive, proactive team players who are eager to help, take on responsibility and able to work on their own initiative
• Work against tight deadlines
• Proactive behaviour – looks for answers, problem solver
• Good Presentation and Communication skills
• Competency in excel desirable but not necessary.

Additional information

This role is for a Six-Month Platform position

This is a ‘hybrid’ role, which means that candidates will be required to work some of time in the office and some time working from home. The exact split of time across the office and home will be dependent on each team and the requirements of the work tasks on any given week. However, Platformers should expect to be in the office up to 100% of the time, if required.

Office Location

The HKX Building,
3 Pancras Square,

How to apply

To apply, please go through the following steps:

• Click the ‘Apply’ button at the top of this page
• You must upload BOTH your CV and answer the 2 application questions (below) in the supporting statement box.
(Maximum 300 words per question)

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