Vacancy overview

Vacancy Havas Platform - Paid Social Internship
Employer Havas
Vacancy type Internships
Reference number Hav7641
Form of employment Full Time
Salary / Rate £24,787.75 - £24,787.75
Hours 36.25
Published 20/12/2023
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: Paid Social Internship at Havas Media

At Havas Media, we are passionate about helping our clients create Meaningful Brands by reimagining valuable experiences. Our smart thinking around enhancing consumer experiences means we deliver more measurable, meaningful moments between brands and people. We call this Mx (Meaningful Media Experiences); thinking about how we connect consumers to the right content in the right context.

At Havas Media we strive to be “meaningfully daring”.

This is our guiding philosophy - it’s about taking more informed risks in the pursuit of more meaningful outcomes for our clients, boldly pursuing ingenuity at all times, and always measuring the impact of everything we do.

How we behave
  • We positively disrupt
  • We’re relentlessly curious
  • We make sh*t happen
  • We’re ourselves, we’re a team
This is our guiding philosophy - it’s about taking more informed risks in the pursuit of more meaningful outcomes for our clients, boldly pursuing ingenuity at all times, and always measuring the impact of everything we do.

About Paid Social

Our paid social media team consists of over 45 experts – a team of executives, managers, directors and business directors – led by a head of paid social.

We’re a highly motivated, energetic team with a passion for all things social. We like great ideas combined with smart planning and a relentless commitment to results. We’re constantly innovating for our clients, working with all the key platforms in the latest formats to reach audiences in interesting ways.


The Role

You’ll be developed to manage key pieces of business, providing a superior service to our clients and delivering innovative communications planning solutions. You will develop and apply your knowledge of paid social communications platforms to identify the most appropriate mediums and solutions to overcome the challenges clients are facing.

Key Responsibilities
  • Accurate campaign set up across all social media platforms - to brief and deadline
  • Manage paid media campaigns as they go live, providing real-time optimisation recommendations to improve results
  • Daily pacing and tracking of campaign performance across portfolio of clients and communicate to Social Managers or Social Director on any irregularities
  • Provide accurate data for campaign reporting and contribute to post campaign performance (PCA) reports
  • Establish strong relationships with Client Planning teams enabling clear and effective communication, building trust and influence for Paid Social
  • Own month end reconciliation process
  • Support in the resolution of financial queries in a timely manner
  • Participate in client meetings as required
  • Contribute to wider Paid Social team meetings, sharing learnings and providing updates as appropriate

Essential criteria

  • A genuine passion for Social media
  • Confident and comfortable communicator
  • A natural problem solver and a ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Strong attention to detail and precision data input
  • Comfortable with numbers
  • Process driven
  • An ‘outside the box’ thinker
  • Desire to learn and demonstrable ambition to grow, develop and share gained knowledge

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)

  1. What social media apps do you use?
   2. What interests you about working in social media?


  • No documents available

This vacancy is closed and is no longer taking applications