The IAB Technology Laboratory is an independent, global, nonprofit research and development consortium that defines and helps companies implement technical standards for digital advertising. Comprised of publishers, ad technology firms, marketers, agencies, and other interactive marketing companies, the IAB Tech Lab's standards, software, and services enable brand and media growth globally via a transparent, safe, and effective supply chain; simpler and more consistent measurement; and better advertising experiences for consumers -- all with a focus on mobile and "TV" channel enablement. Established in 2014, the IAB Tech Lab is headquartered in New York City, with an office in San Francisco.
As an intern, you will have exposure to some of the most important issues facing the industry today and the thought leadership initiatives designed to solve for those issues. You will learn how our organization functions and how we manage a large amount of data that allows us to serve our members.
The term of the internship will be approximately 2 months starting in January 2018. The Account Assistant Intern is expected to work approximately 20 hours a week and will be paid $13 per hour.
Duties and Responsibilities (includes but not limited to):
Working group meetings coordination & management
Intern responsible for maintenance and enhancement of working group roster management. May include communication to members about resources available for working group projects. May include management of working group schedules and agenda/follow up notes communication.
Account management and auditing membership records
Working group roster management may include communication with primary contacts to manage member participation.
Internal resource for Tech Lab, will need to be familiar with IAB Membership protocols, very likely to have external communication with members
Qualifications (required skills, major/areas of study, characteristics):
CRM Experience, ideally using Salesforce
Google Docs & Excel
Ability to clearly communicate to clients, and some experience in sales or account management
Experience using Outlook, with emphasis on calendar management
Good writing/editing skills, ideally experienced with technical writing
WordPress experience is preferred
IAB is an equal employment opportunity employer in accordance with federal, state, and local law. This position requires the final candidate to successfully pass and E-Verify check.
The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) empowers the media and marketing industries to thrive in the digital economy. It is comprised of more than 650 leading media and technology companies that are responsible for selling, delivering, and optimizing digital advertising or marketing campaigns. Together, they account for 86 percent of online advertising in the United States. Working with its membe...r companies, the IAB develops technical standards and best practices and fields critical research on interactive advertising, while also educating brands, agencies, and the wider business community on the importance of digital marketing. The organization is committed to professional development and elevating the knowledge, skills, expertise, and diversity of the workforce across the industry. Through the work of its public policy office in Washington, D.C., the IAB advocates for its members and promotes the value of the interactive advertising industry to legislators and policymakers. Founded in 1996, the IAB is headquartered in New York City and has a West Coast office in San Francisco.