The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) is a member supported organization that empowers the media and marketing industries to thrive in the digital economy. Our membership is comprised of more than 650 leading media and technology companies that are responsible for selling, delivering, and optimizing digital advertising or marketing campaigns.
As an intern with the IAB you will have exposure to some of the most important issues facing the industry today and the thought leadership initiatives designed to solve those issues. You will learn how our organization functions and how we manage large amounts of data that allows us to serve our members. Our intern program provides weekly learning sessions developed around key topics each department is working on and interns have the opportunity to participate in industry events hosted by IAB. We expect you to bring a fresh approach and have input on business objectives and strategies. Networking is large part of what we do, so you will be given the opportunity to meet employees throughout the organization as well as interns from other programs to exchange ideas, learning experiences and the insight you have gained into the digital economy and how it functions.
The Investment & Relations (I&R) Intern will assist the I&R team, who manages sales across the organization (IAB and Centers of Excellence memberships, event sponsorships, learning and certification courses), as well as account management and customer service for our 650+ members. The Investment & Relations Intern will gain extensive knowledge about IAB, our members - who range from publishers, to ad technology services, to data optimization companies - and the digital advertising industry as a whole.
The position begins June 11th and ends August 17th. Interns are expected to work approximately 40 hours a week and will be paid $13/hour.
Duties and Responsibilities (may include, but not limited to):
Assisting with data integrity/data clean-up in Salesforce, including utilizing LinkedIn and Member Company websites to ensure member company and contact information is current.
Merging duplicate contacts in database.
Uploading "Member Grid" Excel contact rosters in Salesforce, including changes to company contact information, employee rosters, and member enrollment in IAB Committees & Councils.
Utilizing member engagement data for PowerPoint presentations.
Building member engagement reports in Salesforce upon request, including but not limited to Committee & Council participation and lists of event speakers.
Basic understanding of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
Previous data entry experience, strong understanding of databases, and Customer Relationship Management System (CRM) experience preferred.
Interest in the digital advertising industry.
Thorough research abilities and significant attention to detail.
IAB is an equal employment opportunity employer in accordance with federal, state, and local law. This position requires the final candidate to successfully pass an E-Verify check.
About Interactive Advertising Bureau
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 member 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.