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WEEKLY SERIES | A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A DEVENEY ASSOCIATE | #3 DIGITAL

Veronica Bird
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Are you ready to foster an incredible summer experience while kickstarting your career? We are currently recruiting for our summer Associates, who will help us create the DEVENEY difference. If you are pursuing or have a degree in mass communication, marketing, digital marketing/communication, graphic design, advertising or related majors, read about our Associate Programs: Public Relations, Creative, and Digital (read on!).

A Day in the Life of a Digital Associate:

8 a.m. –  Attend and take notes at debrief.*

9 a.m. – Manage community engagement and respond to DEVENEY’s social interactions. (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn)

10 a.m. –  Meet with digital team about brand goals for DEVENEY in 2017.

10:30 a.m. – Draft copy for upcoming social media posts. 

11:30 p.m. – Work with creative team to make an engaging visual for Emeril’s

12 p.m. – Schedule the week’s social posts on HeyOrca.

1 p.m. –  Walk to lunch at Juan’s Flying Burrito with DEVENEY buddy.** (Our offices are located on the famous Magazine Street, with plenty of lunch spots located a short walk away.) 

2 p.m. – Attend marketing meeting to review award submissions and wins, and upcoming DEVENEY events.

3 p.m. –  Take and post Boomerang video reviewing this week’s King Cake

4 p.m. –  Research the latest trends in digital promotions and online initiatives.

*Every week, the entire DEVENEY staff meets for a debrief on the current client projects happening across all departments. Here, Associates are granted the opportunity to hear what’s going on at the agency and offer help with different clients of interest.

**Each DEVENEY Associate is paired with a full-time staff member to help answer questions throughout the semester and provide insights into their career in the industry.

 

ABOUT DIGITIAL ASSOCIATE, AVERY GRAY

Digital Associate Avery Gray, from Morgan City, Louisiana, graduated from LSU and moved to New Orleans. He’s working at DEVENEY to pursue his dream of becoming a marketing manager for a fashion brand. When he isn’t at the office, he works at Krewe du Optic and on freelance digital projects to build his resume and portfolio.

Avery’s favorite part of being an Associate is the “willingness of DEVENEY team members to help understand a new program or process. Everyone on the team wants to see you grow as an individual and professional.” 

ABOUT SENIOR DIGITAL ASSOCIATE, GRACE MACDOUGALL

Grace MacDougall, Senior Digital Associate, will graduate from Tulane University in May with a degree in marketing and management. Since Grace started as an Associate at DEVENEY, she has found incredible opportunity for growth. “Everyone you work with takes time to review your strengths, weaknesses and areas they could teach you more about the industry,” she notes. “The diverse learning experience DEVENEY offers is unparalleled to any program I’ve ever been a part of.”

After reading all our posts in the series, are you interested in a full-time Associate position at DEVENEY? Our Summer Scholar position is available for a highly-qualified applicant to work 40 hrs/week, receive compensation for housing and for travel to and from New Orleans. Apply and show us what you’ve got.

Use the #DEVchat hashtag to tweet @DEVENEYnola about your career and internship goals.

Think you have what it takes to be an Associate? Applications are open for the 2017 Summer Associate Program and Summer Scholar position. For more information, and to apply, click here or email associateprogram@deveney.com.

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